Newcastle Racecourse Northumberland Plate

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.



The Diamond Marquee

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

Saturday £345.00 per person + vat


The 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 £125.00 per person + vat
Friday £130.00 per person + vat
Saturday £270.00 per person + vat

The Harchibald Pavilion

  • 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 £220.00 per person + vat

The Sergeant Cecil Pavilion

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


Saturday £165.00 per person + vat


Private Tominator 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.



Tominator Marquee Package

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

Saturday £270.00 per person + vat



Newcastle Race Fixtures

DayDateEvent 
Saturday04/01/2020
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Thursday09/01/2020
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Monday20/01/2020
Tuesday21/01/2020Floodlit
Thursday23/01/2020Floodlit
Tuesday28/01/2020
Friday31/01/2020Floodlit
Thursday06/02/2020Floodlit
Tuesday11/02/2020Floodlit
Saturday15/02/2020Floodlit
Wednesday19/02/2020
Saturday22/02/2020Eider Cup
Thursday27/02/2020
Friday28/02/2020Floodlit
Tuesday03/03/2020
Thursday05/03/2020Floodlit
Tuesday10/03/2020Floodlit
Saturday14/03/2020St Patricks Raceday
Friday20/03/2020Floodlit
Wednesday25/03/2020
Friday27/03/2020Floodlit
Monday30/03/2020Floodlit
Saturday04/04/2020
Friday10/04/2020
Thursday16/04/2020Floodlit
Friday01/05/2020Evening
Tuesday02/06/2020Evening
Thursday25/06/2020Seaton Delaval Trophy
Friday26/06/2020Evening - Gosforth Park Cup - Live Music - Jack SavorettiEnquire Now
Saturday27/06/2020Nothumberland Plate Day - Live MusicEnquire Now
Saturday25/07/2020Beeswing Ladies Day - Live Music - Pussycat DollsEnquire Now
Thursday06/08/2020Evening
Wednesday12/08/2020Evening
Friday21/08/2020Evening
Friday04/09/2020
Tuesday08/09/2020Floodlit
Tuesday22/09/2020Floodlit
Friday25/09/2020Floodlit
Monday28/09/2020Floodlit
Friday02/10/2020Floodlit
Tuesday13/10/2020Floodlit
Friday16/10/2020Floodlit
Tuesday20/10/2020
Friday23/10/2020Floodlit
Monday26/10/2020Floodlit
Friday30/10/2020Floodlit
Tuesday03/11/2020Floodlit
Friday06/11/2020Floodlit
Friday13/11/2020
Tuesday17/11/2020Floodlit
Thursday19/11/2020
Friday20/11/2020Floodlit
Saturday28/11/2020Fighting Fifth Raceday
Friday04/12/2020Floodlit
Thursday10/12/2020
Saturday12/12/2020
Saturday19/12/2020