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York Racecourse

York Racecourse
York Racecourse
York YO23 1EX
United Kingdom
Phone: 01904 620911
Capacity: 2500

Internationally renowned for staging 15 days of the finest horseracing, York Racecourse is a spectacular events venue -ideal for hosting a range of activities from conferences and exhibitions to product launches and dinner dances.

Our versatility enables us to stage events all year round using first rate facilities suitable for every occasion, whether it is a private dinner, corporate function or theme event.

With the new Ebor stand alongside the award winning Knavesmire stand, and 15,000 square metres of prime conference and exhibition space combined with 100 acres of beautiful grounds close to the heart of the city, any event for up to 2,500 people can be staged smoothly and successfully at York.

Ideally located with easy access from the motorway network and mainline train services, York also offers ample free parking for coaches and cars, there is no more practical place to host an event.

Whatever the size or scale of your function, the combination of York's superb facilities and the experience and expertise of our partners Craven Gilpin will set up your event to be a resounding success. Our friendly team would be delighted to answer any questions you may have or to host a “no obligation” tour.

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