Towcester Races

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National Hunt Racing is arguably the most exciting of all equestrian sports. Fans and newcomers will find their desire for racing thrills and all the concomitant pleasures well met when they venture to Towcester Races.

This lovely racecourse is set in spectacular grounds which offer expansive views of the beautiful rolling greenery of the Northamptonshire countryside. More than offering an exciting calendar of fixtures from October through May, a day out at this splendid racecourse means something quite special for all who want to experience jump racing at its best.

Free Racing Tips For one thing, the course has recently undergone a £7.5 million upgrade.

Despite all the money spent on it, it is one of the small pleasures of this Northamptonshire course, of which there are many, that there is no admission fee.

While courses across the country and world charge different prices for guests, no matter whether they’re seeking Premier badges or an economical day out on the grounds, those who come to Towcester Races will have to pay nothing to enjoy the sport and all the fun, grace, excitement and sense of heritage which surrounds it.

That no admission fee charged, is testament to the racecourse’s passion for bringing people to the grounds and nearby where all can take pleasure in lovely new facilities.

Although this is first and foremost a racecourse of the highest order, it is also Northamptonshire’s favoured conference, functions and wedding venue. Part of the refurbishment was to create the marvelous Grace Stand and Empress Stand. Corporations and individuals can choose a hospitality package. The list of corporate clients who have taken advantage of the excellent facilities, service and catering of the meeting and conference venues of the refurbished buildings and grounds is long and prestigious, including names like Rolls Royce and HSBC.

The newly built Empress and Grace stands are an especially coveted spot for those who want to have the best of both the worlds of business and pleasure, perhaps a morning conference which leads in to an afternoon of racing fun and exhilaration. Suck packages are an ever popular choice for corporate clients who want to make an impression with colleagues or simply reward their staff.

These two exceptional stands both boast wonderful views of racecourse through the oversized glass frontage, while the scenic landscape of Northamptonshire's most appealing countryside stretches as far as the eye can see. For conferencing and seminars, as well as product launches and additional events, like staff training, rates include hire of the facility for the day, all the audio-visual equipment you’re likely to require, a variety of tasty snacks and a delicious 2-course lunch.
Towcester Races, inside rail

Since the staff and facilities are of the highest calibre, these qualities really need to be experienced to be appreciated. Suffice it to say you can expect detailed, personalized hospitality and a seamless integration of organization with facilities. All in all, great racing aside, it is the team of passionate folk who oversee the running of various aspects of the course which have made it Northamptonshire’s preferred conference, meeting and banqueting destination.

For hospitality which aims to incorporate the fun and entertainment of the racecourse, the kind of corporate or social event which aims to include a surfeit of pleasures both of the equine and tote variety, not to forget good food and whichever tipple you favour, the options are even greater. The Paddock Pavilion Marquee is a particularly lovely setting, and the marquee adds a touch of traditional raceday class to your special occasion.

Towcester Races, winner Just the place to celebrate, have a party or entertain important clients. Naturally, there are tote facilities in every direction and if the marquee has been set-up specifically for your event, it will also boast a private tote facility for the convenience and pleasure of your guests.

Guests who have need of a more intimate, yet still exclusive, environment might want to take advantage of the VIP private boxes.

Packages can include such refined racecourse elements like a four-course meal and afternoon tea. The private viewing balconies bring you and your guests to the heart of the action while a large plasma screen television makes sure no one need miss out on any details of the excitement.

Given the wonderful natural beauty of the racecourse itself, and the Northamptonshire countryside which surrounds it, it’s little surprise to discover that Towcester Races is one of the region’s premier venues for weddings. The newly created Grace Stand is licensed to hold civil ceremonies and can be booked for groups of over 50. Not only will couples and their guests have the full, picturesque beauty of the county’s most beautiful racecourse as a backdrop to their romantic occasion, but they’ll have the experienced team of organization professionals on hand to ensure that nothing is left to chance and that their special day runs seamlessly, without a hitch, so to speak.

Even if a couple chooses to exchange vows at a church, or some other venue, they are still welcome to hold their reception at Towcester Races. Both the Grace Stand and the Empress Stand are available for hire, each with a criterion for differing numbers of guests, although both can be booked together for larger gatherings or those which require nothing less than the heights of spacious style and sophistication.

From families and groups to companies and individuals, Towcester Races is filled with something for everyone, for every kind of experience. It is the region’s premier National Hunt Racing racecourse, and offers its extensive facilities to anyone who values the combination of style and amenity.