Our 2018 race dates are now confirmed, with 17 meetings from April through to September due to take place here at ‘Yorkshire’s Garden Racecourse’ including a selection of evening, weekends and family fun days.
You will be pleased to hear we are also continuing with our FREE Friday evening fixture which will be held on Friday 11th May in 2018, with an an additional fixture in July taking place on Monday 16th July.
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.
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)
All times are subject to change, these can alter up to 48 hours before the race day. Please check our website or social media for the updates and latest time changes.