The Spring Meeting at Newmarket Racecourses

Date: 18 May 2017 17:50:00 - 20 May 2017
Time: 17:50
Location: Rowley Mile Racecourse, CB8 0TF

The Spring Meeting Thurs 18th (eve) – Sat 20th May 2017 The Spring Meeting is the final fixture on the Rowley Mile before we move over to the Adnams July Course for the summer. In anticipation of those longer, lighter evenings and milder weather you can start your weekend early and enjoy the first evening meeting of the year on Thursday. Why not pop in after work and enjoy dinner and a fantastic evenings racing as the sun sets over the Newmarket Heath? Friday is Newmarket Business Day; the perfect opportunity to enjoy an exciting day out with colleagues, friends or family. There’s a full card of fantastic racing plus lots of opportunities to socialise and network in a relaxed atmosphere. Saturday is ‘Newcomer Day’ at Newmarket Racecourses and we’re offering a warm welcome to everyone, especially those people who may never have been to the races before. There’s a fantastic afternoon of racing as well as lots of attractions for all racegoers to enjoy for free. There will be a number of activities to give first-time visitors an insight into the sport including a talk in the Parade Ring from the legendary jockey Bob Champion and Behind The Scenes Racecourse Tours from Discover Newmarket. There will also be family entertainment including a bouncy castle, inflatable slide, face painting and Rowley’s Kids Club. Don’t forget that kids under the age of 18 come FREE on all three days so it’s great value for everyone!