From all the fun of the fair, to the exhilaration of the racing
2016 gets underway with 3 fantastic meetings in April
Book now for Cheryl, Mike and Jay (Formerly of Bucks Fizz) performing after racing on Friday Evening 27th May 2016!
Bring your friends and enjoy the Summer at Pontefract Races!
Rugby League Evening on Monday Evening 6th June! Season ticket holders for Castleford Tigers, Featherstone Rovers, Huddersfield Giants and Wakefield Wildcats get in for just £5!
Get together with friends and family for a great day out!
Treat Dad to a day he'll never forget - Flat Cap and Whippet Family Day on Sunday 19th June!
Enjoy a delicious Farmer Copleys afternoon tea at the Midsummer Tea Party on Monday 27th June!
From tipping to commentating, riding to judging the best turned out. Have a go at The Art of Racing Raceday on Tuesday 5th July.
Our final evening meeting of the season is our Red Shirt Night and Beer Festival on Friday Eve 15th July!
The final day of the Go Racing In Yorkshire Summer Festival is at Pontefract on Sunday 24th July.
Enjoy the glitz and glamour of Ladies Day - the best dressed lady will win an all inclusive holiday for 2 to Mauritius!
Our final family day of 2016 features our richest race of the season - the EBF Highfield Farm Flying Fillies Stakes!
With 4 race meetings in September and October, we look forward to welcoming you in Autumn.
Have you got something to celebrate? Why not hire one of the private hospitality boxes?
In this section, you'll find all you need to help you get to, and then find your way around, Pontefract Races!