Newbury Racecourse July-September
Summer in style at Newbury!
23 July | NSPCC Charity Race Evening & Comedy Night
Our Thursday Nights at Newbury Racecourse series continues with Comedy Night, with our typically high-quality card of Flat racing followed by an live comedy show in the Crafty Filly. It is the ideal occasion for a work social or night out with friends, so come along and enjoy an evening of top-flight equine action followed by live comedy.
With a variety of on-course food and drink outlets also on offer to ensure you go home fed and watered, make sure enjoy the summer in style at Newbury! The Summer Special Package in the Racegoers Restaurant is available at just £45 per person, including a Grandstand Enclosure ticket, table for the day, basket meal and two drinks vouchers.
Gates Open – 4:00pm | First Race – 5:30pm | Last Race – 8:45pm
26 July | Dubai International Arabian Raceday
Experience something different with an exciting card featuring purebred Arabian horses. Entry will be free of charge and there is sure to be plenty of extra entertainment too, so come down for a great day out with family or friends.
Visit diar2015.com, register your details and you’ll be entered into the VIP prize draw for a chance to win a holiday to Dubai reserved for pre-registered racegoers only!
There are exceptional dining packages available in our Hennessy restaurant to ensure you have a memorable day, so don’t miss out.
Gates Open – 12:00pm
14 August | August Afternoon Racing
Our two-day August fixture, which climaxes on Saturday with Betfred Ladies Day, kicks off with a high-quality card of Flat racing. Winners on the card last year include subsequent Racing Post Trophy winner Elm Park, so it is more than possible you will witness some equine stars of the future whilst enjoying one of the more relaxed, informal days of our 2015 Flat season.
Take the chance to try out our Brasserie restaurant before racing – it offers a fresh, seasonal menu in a more casual setting with no pre-booking required.
Gates Open – 12:00pm | First Race – 2:20pm | Last Race – 5:35pm
15 August | Betfred Ladies Day
Betfred Ladies Day 2015 will be run for the first time in support of Breast Cancer Care, the country’s leading breast cancer support charity.
The day will be full of entertainment with racegoers being offered the chance to enter our Most Stylish Racegoer competition, with the winner receiving a holiday to Florida worth up to £4,500 courtesy of Charter Travel of Newbury.
There’ll also be music throughout the day including an after racing party featuring the world famous ABBA tribute band Bjorn Again.
Other entertainment will include a cocktail mixologist show, a professional photo experience, as well as the return of our Refresh & Revive Pamper Zone in association with Parkway Shopping Centre, where a range of make-up touch ups, relaxing massages, hair fixes and emergency nail repair will be on offer.
All this along with seven top quality races promise to make Betfred Ladies Day 2015 a real day out to remember.
Gates Open – 11:30am | First Race – 1:45pm | Last Race – 5:05pm | Concert approx. 5:30pm
25 August | August Evening Racing
The last of our summer evening fixtures for 2015 is brand new this year and will feature an excellent seven-race card in a more relaxed, informal atmosphere. Celebrate the end of a fantastic summer of Flat racing with us at Newbury, before those autumn nights begin to draw in!
It’s a great opportunity to try the Bumper Package for a £10 food and drink voucher plus a £2 bet or experience one of our luxury hospitality suites or panoramic restaurants.
Gates Open – 3:30pm | First Race – 4:40pm | Last Race – 7:50pm
18 September | Dubai Duty Free International Meeting
The two-day Dubai Duty Free International Weekend, which climaxes on Saturday with a live performance from Madness, begins with an afternoon of high-quality Flat racing in a more relaxed atmosphere.
It’s a great opportunity to try one of our restaurants, with exceptional dining packages available in both the Hennessy and the Racegoers.
Gates Open – 12:00pm | First Race – 1:10pm | Last Race – 5:40pm
19 September | Dubai Duty Free International Saturday with Madness Live
British music legends Madness will take to the Party in the Paddock stage after a day of top-class racing on one of the biggest weekends of Newbury’s summer season.
Best known for quirky pop classics such as “House of Fun”, “Baggy Trousers” and “My Girl”, Madness are one of the UK’s favourite bands and will perform live after racing on day two of the Dubai Duty Free International Meeting.
What’s more there will be excitement on the track with the Group 2 Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes, won last year by Toocoolforschool, plus the Group 3 Dubai Duty Free Legacy Cup .
Tickets for the racing and concert start from £30. Children 5-17 are charged at £15.
Gates Open – 11:30pm | First Race – 1:15pm | Last Race – 4:35pm | Concert Approx. 5:00pm