Newcastle Racecourse the Northumberland Plate Meeting

The three day Northumberland Plate Festival is the North-East’s most loved racing and social occasion of the year. Known locally as the Pitmen’s Derby, the Northumberland Plate is one of the richest two mile handicap in Europe.

Newcastle Racecourse Hospitality really does have something for everyone during the Northumberland Plate Meeting. With first class facilities, fabulous cuisine and an atmosphere that is to say the least electric you really do have to experience the magic that is the Northumberland Plate.

Whatever type of Hospitality, size of your party of budget we are sure to have the package to suite your requirements for the Northumberland Plate.


Restaurant Facilities

The Grande Buffet Package is available in The Gosforth Park Suite & Park View Suite and both facilities are situated in the Premier Grandstand. With Panoramic views across the course and direct access to reserved seating in the Grandstand this is an excellent option for shared dining. Private tables of 10 available with smaller parties expected to share a table.

The prestigious Diamond Marquee is situated in a prime location overlooking the track, and offers the very best in luxury hospitality.

The Harchibald and Sergeant Cecil Pavilions are situated just past the winning post and both offer shared dining facilities in a non viewing Marquee. Both offer a fine dining experience whilst being just a stroll from the rails and the racing action. Private tables of 10 available with smaller parties expected to share a table.


Grande Buffet Package

  • Premier Badge
  • Private Tables for 10 Guests
  • Smaller Parties will be Expected to Share a Table
  • Reception Drink
  • Grande Buffet Lunch
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Racecard
  • Cash Bar ( Thursday & Friday )
  • Fully Inclusive Selected Drinks ( Saturday Only )
  • Viewing Restaurant with Grandstand seating


Thursday £115.00 per person + vat
Friday £145.00 per person + vat
Saturday £280.00 per person + vat

Diamond Marquee Package

  • Premier Badge
  • Every effort will be given to provide Private Tables
  • Smaller Groups may have to Share a Table dependent upon Space
  • Champagne Reception
  • Diamond Buffet Lunch
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Racecard
  • Fully Inclusive Bar
  • Cocktail Bar
  • Fully Dressed Marquee
  • Raceday Tipster





Saturday £335.00 per person + vat


Harchibald Package

  • Premier Badge
  • Private Tables for 10 Guests
  • Smaller Parties will be Expected to Share a Table
  • Reception Drink
  • 4 course Lunch
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Reserved Seating in a Non Viewing Marquee
  • Racecard
  • Fully Inclusive Selected Drinks

Saturday £210.00 per person + vat

Sergeant Cecil Package

  • Premier Badge
  • Private Tables for 10 guests
  • Smaller Parties will be Expected to Share a Table
  • Reception Drink
  • 3 course Lunch
  • 1/2 Bottle Wine with Lunch
  • Racecard
  • Reserved Seating in a Non Viewing Marquee
  • Cash Bar Facilities

Saturday £155 per person + vat


Private Marquees

The Tominator Private Marquees are situated just past the winning post and are available for a minimum of 30 guests. These fabulous marquees are purpose built for you comfort and enjoyment, offering great views of the racing action and are a very popular option for larger parties. It is advisable to book these Marquees as soon as possible as the are one of the first facilities to sell out for Ladies Day.


Private Tominator Marquees

  • Minimum 30 Guests Required
  • Premier Badge
  • Reception Drink
  • 4 course Lunch
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Reserved Viewing Marquee
  • Racecard
  • Fully Inclusive Selected Drinks

Saturday £260.00 per person + vat

Newcastle Racing Fixtures

DayDateEvent
Tuesday20/03/2018Twilight
Tuesday27/03/2018Twilight
Wednesday28/03/2018Twilight
Friday30/03/2018
Saturday14/04/2018
Thursday19/04/2018Evening
Friday04/05/2018Evening
Tuesday05/06/2018Evening
Thursday28/06/2018
Friday29/06/2018Evening
Saturday30/06/2018Northumberland Plate
Saturday28/07/2018Beeswing Ladies Day
Thursday09/08/2018Evening
Friday31/08/2018Evening
Monday03/09/2018Evening
Friday07/09/2018
Friday21/09/2018Evening
Monday24/09/2018Twilight
Friday28/09/2018Evening
Wednesday03/10/2018Twilight
Tuesday09/10/2018Twilight
Wednesday17/10/2018Twilight
Friday19/10/2018Evening
Tuesday23/10/2018
Wednesday24/10/2018Twilight
Saturday03/11/2018Twilight
Wednesday07/11/2018Twilight
Friday09/11/2018Evening
Friday16/11/2018
Thursday22/11/2018
Wednesday28/11/2018Twilight
Friday30/11/2018Evening
Saturday01/12/2018Stan James Fighting Fith
Thursday13/12/2018
Saturday15/12/2018
Wednesday19/12/2018Twilight
Saturday22/12/2018