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.
18 Reviews for York Racecourse
Recommended by 100% of couples
Janet · Married on 17/08/2019
We had a fantastic day celebrating my daughter and my son in laws beautiful wedding.Sent on 19/08/2019
Everything was perfect from start to finish.
As a guest and Mother of the Bride we were all looked after extremely well. A special thank you to Matt for his attention to detail and being an absolute star.
Anthony · Married on 22/09/2018
Thank you Rebecca.Sent on 24/09/2018
Everything went brilliantly. The team were fantastic all evening and there were many compliments on the food.
Everyone had a great time. Thank you, Chris and the team for their hard work and efforts in making it run smoothly.
Kim · Married on 15/09/2018
It has been absolutely amazing!Sent on 20/09/2018
Matt was fantastic from start to finish, as were all the staff. The food was delicious and all in all a perfect day.
Thanks for all your help, you've been great!
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