We are now welcoming back Racegoers to our first floor facilities, but on a limited capacity due to a severe flood in late 2023. Please check the individual ticketing page for availability and please purchase in advance of the race meeting.

Friday Afternoon Flat Racing

Friday 2nd August 2024

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Enjoy Summer Afternoon Racing with us!

Make your Friday fun by experiencing some exciting sporting action! Join us for Summer Afternoon Racing in Southwell for an all-around enjoyable atmosphere to share with friends.

Experience Horse Racing in Southwell

Step into the world of flat racing with our afternoon horse racing event featuring several spirited races. If you’re looking for things to do in Southwell this August, this could be an ideal Summer day out. Just imagine, you’re trackside, feeling the sun beating down, listening to the thunder of the hooves as you watch the horses race to the finish, and cheers fill the air.

A Different Kind of Weekday Outing

Weekday racing has its own charm – it's ideal for those who have a more flexible schedule beyond the usual Monday-to-Friday routine. Skip the weekend hustle and bustle, and get a taste of the racing scene. Whether you're looking for a relaxed outing or want to catch a glimpse of rising stars in the sport, our horse racing fixture in Nottinghamshire has got you covered.

Get Your Horse Racing Tickets

Grab your tickets online before the event to enjoy some savings! Bringing along a bunch of friends? Opt for a group booking to get even more discount. And of course, you can also pick up tickets and concessions at the gate when you arrive if you prefer.

Join us for Summer Afternoon Racing! It sure will be a Friday you’ll never forget.

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To see all of our available Restaurant & Hospitality packages...

Minster Admission Ticket

All facilities are on the First Floor in the Minster suite, this includes disabled access and baby changing facilities.

-Food and Beverage available from our Minster Bar
-Access to the betting Ring Bookmakers and the Tote (No betting shop)
-Parking is in Car Park B only
-Views of the racing action including the parade ring and pre-parade ring
-Concessionary rate


Seasons Restaurant

Dine in style with our exquisite 3-course menu. Your private table will be yours throughout

- Three-courses prepared by our experienced chef
- Private table
- Hospitality admission ticket
- Convenient bar and Tote betting facilities
- Race card
- Great access to all public areas to soak up the atmosphere


Racecard Message

Celebrate in style by crafting an exclusive message for the racecard! Your personalised greeting, such as a 'Happy Anniversary,' will be featured in the racecard and announced during the event.

Let us know your message (of up to 20 words) at least seven days before the event, by responding to your confirmation email or sending to racingnorth@arenaracingcompany.co.uk

Limited availability

Maximum: 1

From how to find us to what you can bring along, click here to get answers to all your questions.

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