Situated just south of the city centre, Carlisle Racecourse is 2 miles off the M6, Junction 42 and on race days is accessible by a regular bus service direct from Carlisle Bus Station. Ample on-site car and coach parking is free!
Offering a mix of flat and jump racing meet, Carlisle Racecourse operates a single enclosure with General Admission tickets system which affords access to all areas. Discounts apply for group bookings, students and accompanied children under 16 years enter free! Baby changing facilities are available and family fun days feature through the year.
Extra special meets and events include Ladies Days and Nights usually inclusive of a live concert, Sport Day and family fun racing days. Carlisle also hosts favourite meets like the Cumberland Chase Day. Always great value and offering a warm welcome to new racegoers and families, Carlisle Racecourse guarantees an enjoyable night or day out. Combined racing and concert ticket prices are exceptional value!
On-site hospitality includes The Swifts Restaurant with glass front and racecourse views - families are welcome with a children's menu available. Take your pick from a range of competitively priced hospitality packages inclusive of dining, Betting Service, live TV viewing, admission badge, afternoon tea and more!
A choice of self-contained function rooms are on-site at the racecourse, holding up to 470 delegates theatre style. Exhibitions, outdoor events, training and team building and private dining/ banqueting are all catered for with ease at this premier Cumbrian racecourse with first class catering facilities and function rooms with high spec AV equipment available.
Jockey Club Racecourse Carlisle has a selection of rooms licensed for Civil Ceremonies and perfect for wedding receptions. A have wonderful views of the racecourse and a dedicated Jockey Club catering service available. Choose your own tailor-made package from canapes to four course banquets, with the fantastic backdrop of Carlisle Racecourse. Largest wedding suite, The Patterson, holds up to 220 guests or opt for the more intimate Lawn Suite ideal for a wedding reception of 100 guests.