Newton Abbot Racecourse

Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 3AF

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Set right in the heart of Devon’s stunning countryside, Newton Abbot Racecourse is home to some of the UK’s best summer jump racing. The season runs between March and October and in 2018 there will be 19 exhilarating jump meetings, ranging from weekend, weekday and evening fixtures.

As well as offering great views of the track, the racecourse’s two enclosures have a wide range of food to suit all appetites and tastes. In addition, the paddock area boasts three excellent restaurants all of which serve exquisite meals made from fresh, locally sourced produce.

Children aged 16 and under, as well as students with valid photographic ID, are admitted free to all meetings. There's a new children’s play area in the Family Enclosure in the centre of the course which is open for every meeting, making a trip to Newton Abbot Races the perfect day out for the whole family.

The racecourse prides itself on being an accessible environment for all race-goers, particularly those with disabilities. There are viewing ramps on the course, disabled toilets, disabled car parking spaces and lifts to all floors. The friendly staff are always willing to help when needed.

New for 2018, Newton Abbot Races Early Bird Booking Offer allows race goers to save 20% on Paddock Enclosure entry at five selected fixtures when they book a month in advance. Full details on the dates available, booking details and to purchase your tickets can be found online.

As well as thrilling racing Newton Abbot Racecourse plays host to plenty of other events throughout the year such as antique fairs, exhibitions and car boot sales. Additionally, the racecourse’s extensive, versatile facilities can be hired for conferences, seminars and parties.

Further details, as well as information on forthcoming fixtures and directions and to book tickets, can be found on the website or by calling 01626 353235.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Children 16 and underFree
Course£12.00 per ticket
Paddock£19.00 per ticket

Tickets are priced at £12 for the Course Enclosure and £19 for the Paddock Enclosure. Children aged 16 and under plus students with a valid photographic student ID card receive free entry to all fixtures.

Save 20% on Paddock Enclosure entry on five selected dates in 2018 when booked by the Early Bird Booking Offer Deadline. See website for more details.

Opening Times

Newton Abbot Racecourse (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* The season runs between March and October but there are plenty of other events throughout the year.



  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • Picnic Site
  • Restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • On site parking



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Recent Reviews:

  • msbYorkEngland
    york england
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Saturday racing
    3 of 5 stars
    2nd Sept 2018
    Quite a friendly little course. Paid £19 for the paddock. Quite expensive for the facilities on offer but seems to be the norm in racing now. I liked the fact that if you sat in the top bar you could... Read full review
  • peter d
    Chard, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    birthday treat
    4 of 5 stars
    13th Sept 2018
    we all went to the races for a surprise for a friend. weather was good and the racing also. this is a friendly race course an should be given a try. Read full review
  • paul d
    Southampton, United Kingdom
    Sinking Ship
    1 of 5 stars
    16th Sept 2018
    Just attended the Newton Abbot Boat Jumble after a 2 year break. It would appear to have changed hands and what a disaster. A fraction of the size it used to be and a complete lack of organisation... Read full review

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