York Racecourse is a unique venue in a fantastic setting, perfect for your wedding celebrations. With excellent facilities, first-class service and a picturesque setting, York Racecourse has everything you could need for a memorable wedding day.
The venue boasts a great selection of function spaces for your celebrations, ranging from the traditional to the modern. Whether you’re planning a relaxed, intimate event or a larger, more extravagant occasion, we can offer the perfect space for you. Our bigger suites can accommodate up to 500 guests for a grand affair, and many of the spaces boast wonderful views of the racecourse, providing the perfect backdrop for your day.
As the venue is licensed for civil ceremonies and partnerships, you can hold your whole wedding day here. In the warmer months, your ceremony can be held outside on the balcony against a gorgeous backdrop of the view across York Minister.
For your wedding breakfast, our caterers will provide dishes of an exceptional quality. Having gained a fantastic reputation for their service and hospitality, you can rest assured that your wedding breakfast is in safe hands with our caterers.
We have recently introduced a stunning new addition for wedding celebrations. Our Parade Ring Restaurant is a stand-alone facility with its own exclusive entrance through our Henry Cecil gates. It is a modern, timber clad suite with a beautiful feature roof on the top floor of our Weighing Room and overlooking the Parade Ring with views up the racecourse.
We offer a range of set packages to help with your plans. Alternatively, we have the flexibility to customise and tailor each aspect of your wedding to you, ensuring that you have the day of your dreams.
Situated near the city centre, the venue is conveniently located for travelling guests with excellent transport opportunities and ample free parking.
Contact us today to find out more about booking York Racecourse for your big day.