Six Opportunities for Family Fun

6 Top Opportunities for Family Fun at Beverley Racecourse in 2017

This summer there are more opportunities than ever before to enjoy a perfect family day out at Beverley Racecourse. With six fun-filled race meetings planned, from free chocolate and Easter fun on White Rabbit Day to the hilariously naughty racing donkeys at A Very British Raceday, why not try and make it to them all! Under 18s go free and you can enjoy some fantastic discounts when you book in advance, with tickets starting at just £4 into the Course Enclosure

Read on for 6 top ways for families to have fun at Beverley Racecourse this summer.

1. White Rabbit in Easterland Day - Wednesday 19th April

We certainly have a treat lined up to welcome everyone back to our first raceday of 2017. Join us for a magical Alice in Wonderland themed Easter Egg hunt, featuring live theatre and free chocolate eggs for all the kids, as well as a lovely afternoon's racing.

2. May Day Raceday - Monday 1st May

Lambs, chicks and baby rabbits combined with an exciting afternoon of racing; need we say more!? Ok then, how does trampolining, face painting, the mysterious living hedges and a live Ceilidh band sound? This lovely bank holiday Monday is a the perfect opportunity to bring a picnic, the family and enjoy a happy and relaxing day off.

3. Half Term Raceday with Hull FC - Wednesday 31st May

A special extra this year, it's the school holidays so why not bring the whole family and join us for a fab day out, with giant zorb balls, funfair rides and exciting racing. The training squad from Hull FC will even be coming down! Half-term entertainment taken care of and you can enjoy yourself whilst the kids are having fun!

4. A Very British Raceday - Saturday 10th June

Guaranteed to have you all crying with laughter, this lovely summer Saturday sees the running of the infamous Donkey Derby, a global phenomenon with over 3 million views online. There's also traditional British sidestalls, a Last Night of the Proms singalong and some top notch racing.

5. Roll Up Roll Up Raceday - Tuesday 1st August

An exciting and popular family day returning for 2017, this circus theme will keep the whole family entertained. Learn how to unicycle, juggle & hula in our fabulous circus workshops, run by internationally acclaimed Greentop Circus, Sheffield. There'll also be popcorn and all the fun of the fair, plus our first ever DOG race, the Bark De Triomphe.

6. A Sunday Hop - Sunday 27th August

Relaxation is the name of the game on this laid back Sunday afternoon. For grown ups, a tasty cask ale accompanied by live music in our Beer and Folk Festival is a must, whilst fun for kids includes loads of funfair rides and side stalls from The Beverley Lions.

To pre-book tickets just click at the top right or call 01482 867488. Remember, tickets booked in advance are much cheaper so make sure you book before the day!