Here at Ripon we offer a fantastic affordable day out and great value for money. Whether you are coming for a day racing & a nice meal with your partner, a stag or hen party with friends or a fun day out with the kids, there is something for all the family here at ‘Yorkshire’s Garden Racecourse’.
For our 2018 season we have 17 meetings, these include a selection of afternoons, evenings, weekends and family days. You will be pleased to see we are also continuing with our FREE Friday evening fixture which will take place on Friday 11th May.
We have two tiers of ticketing here at Ripon, Standard and Feature Race Days. The four Saturday race days are classed as Feature Race Days with all other days as Standard Race Days.
Please note all times shown below are approximate, these can change up to 48 hours before the race day so please keep checking our website or social media for the latest updates and time changes.
|Fixture Date||Feature Race/Event||Gates Open||First Race||Last Race||Meeting|
|Thursday 19th April||Ripon Cock O' The North Handicap||12.15pm||14.15pm||17.35pm||Day|
|Saturday 28th April||Download The Atheraces App Handicap||11.30am||14.10pm||17.40pm||Day (F)|
|Friday 11th May||FREE Friday Night||16.00pm||18.00pm||20.45pm||Evening|
|Sunday 20th May||Traditional Family Day||12.00pm||14.00pm||17.10pm||Day|
|Wednesday 30th May||Evening Racing||16.35pm||18.35pm||21.05pm||Evening|
|Thursday 7th June||Afternoon Racing||12.00pm||14.00pm||17.00pm||Day|
|Wednesday 20th June||Evening Racing - Royal Ascot Week||16.50pm||18.50pm||21.20pm||Evening|
|Thursday 21st June||Ladies' Day - Royal Ascot Week||12.00pm||14.10pm||17.45pm||Day|
|Monday 9th July||Blues Brothers Evening||16.45pm||18.45pm||21.15pm||Evening|
|Monday 16th July||Afternoon Racing||12.00pm||14.00pm||17.00pm||Day|
|Saturday 21st July||Go Racing In Yorkshire Summer Festival||11.30am||14.20pm||17.50pm||Day (F)|
|Monday 6th August||Children's Day||12.15pm||14.15pm||17.15pm||Day|
|Monday 13th August||Alice in Wonderland Family Day||12.15pm||14.00pm||16.30pm||Day|
|Saturday 18th August||William Hill Great St Wilfrid||11.30am||14.10pm||17.35pm||Day (F)|
|Monday 27th August||Bank Holiday - Ripon Champion Two-Year Old Trophy||11.30am||14.10pm||17.35pm||Day|
|Tuesday 28th August||Afternoon Racing||12.15pm||14.15pm||17.30pm||Day|
|Saturday 29th September||Theakstons BBQ 'n' Beer Festival||11.30am||14.05pm||17.35pm||Day (F)|