Market Rasen Races

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Lincolnshire has a long colourful history, owns some of the United Kingdom’s most beautiful countryside, and the people have their own special, welcoming charm. All of these qualities are to be found at Market Rasen Races.

Market Rasen Races are to be found on Lincolnshire’s only racecourse. It is place which offers year-round racing, of around 22 meetings, and is also the county’s premier conferencing, banqueting and events centre.

Free Racing Tips Before you get to experience some of the many sides to this great centre for equestrian sport, you’ll have to select your kind of ticket.

The seasoned racegoer will have a definite idea on how they want to enjoy a day or evening meeting, but many who have yet to become inculcated to the charms of ‘The Sport of Kings’, might make a hasty decision and wish they’d opted for a ticket for another enclosure.

You can always upgrade your ticket, but you won’t have if you consider exactly what of experience you hope to have.

The racecourse has three enclosures, each with its own merits and there is bound to be the right one for you, no matter whether you’re a fan of fun in the sun or want to get as close to rails to feel the horses' hooves thunder past as they gallop to the finishing post.

The Family Enclosure offers the most economical way to enjoy Market Rasen Races, especially for families who are looking to combine a day of racing thrills with a bit of time enjoying a picnic. Tickets for this enclosure afford access to one of the two picnic car parks, and the entertainments which are found over the weekend meetings. The bouncy castle is a enjoyable feature of weekend fixtures, and those who appreciate the drama and excitement of the turf will find that the have access to bookmakers and tote facilities. There are also a range of delicious food and beverage options, making it a great place for everyone of the family, young or old, racefan or professional castle bouncer.

Those who would rather get close to the horses perhaps judge them as they parade around the ring and then find the bookmaker with the best odds will find a Tattersalls Enclosure badge the ideal option. Aside from having access to the Tattersalls Grandstand, the Press Room Roof, the pre-parade ring, the winners’ enclosure, weighing room and the numerous betting facilities, those with Tattersalls Enclosure badges can enjoy panoramic views of the racecourse from the Tote Exacta Bar, and The Red Rum Bar. The Red Rum Bar is also known for its delicious hot buffet.

A County Enclosure badge offers racegoers the best of all worlds, allowing badge holders access to all the public areas of the course, while granting them exclusive access to some of the highly desirable wining and dining venues.
Market Rasen Races, inside rail

Annual Members are automatically considered County Enclosure members, but those who want to buy a pass for the day certainly can. Additionally, Premier badge holders can supplement their tickets to afford access to the Annual Members bar, so no one need feel excluded. One of the main reasons for seeking access to the County Enclosure is to take a table at the Brocklesby Suite Restaurant and Bar. For an all-inclusive price, racegoers can book a table at this excellent award-winning a la carte eatery, the price of which includes admission to the County Enclosure and a full meal, including afternoon tea, unless, of course, it’s an evening meeting.

Market Rasen Races, winner A table at Brocklesby Suite Restaurant and Bar is the ideal way for a small group of good friends or colleagues to enjoy some of the finest racing in the country, but there are other hospitality options which might better suit some groups, especially if they number between 10 and 80 persons. Hospitality packages are available for the stylish glass-fronted boxes of the County Stand. Private balconies mean that you and your guests will have the best views of both the course and the marvellous Lincolnshire countryside. Packages range from the Summer Season Package to Silver, Gold and Platinum.

All include County Enclosure admission and hospitality box access for you and your guests, as well as parking and racecards. The packages begin to differ when food and drink comes into the picture. From a buffet lunch to 4-course silver service dining, there is something for all tastes and requirements.

Market Rasen Races are much loved by both local and national racegoers, but there is more to the grounds and buildings of this special Lincolnshire venue than days and evenings of equestrian sport. The Paddock is Lincolnshire’s premier events centre. There are many buildings, and the grounds, of the racecourse which make it a prime location for all corporate and social events. From small meetings which supply a focussed environment, punctuated by superb catering, to large conferences with the full range of conveniences and adaptable packages, there is something for every need.

The events team is highly skilled at making sure that a wide array of needs are met with efficiency and that all events, from seminars to product launches and even team building and sports and fun days, run with least amount of hassle. And it should be noted that the catering team is of the highest standard, well known and respected, and can either suggest a menu or tailor something for specific tastes and budgets.

However you first encounter Market Rasen Races, you’ll understand why it is not only Lincolnshire’s favourite centre for business, hospitality and great racing, but one of the United Kingdom’s most respected racecourses.