Private Rooms & Suites


Thirsk Racecourse has a broad range of private rooms and suites for hire, many of which have been recently refurbished and updated.

Suitable for a wide variety of events and functions, including exhibitions, wedding fayres, banquets, conferences, meetings and family celebrations, Thirsk provides a modern venue steeped in history and set within extensive, well-kept grounds. Easily accessible by road and rail, with ample onsite parking, we can also arrange top-quality catering, from light refreshments to a silver service multi-course lunch or dinner.

  • The Hambleton Rooms comprise a large function room with adjoining reception room, suitable for up to 200 guests.

  • The Pavilion has two large function rooms, suitable for up to 90 guests each, and is ideal for combination events such as a conference with full catering.

    James Herriot Hall is a large, modern, hall-style building which is ideal for large conference events, exhibitions, awards ceremonies, etc, and comfortably seats 200 guests.

    The Garden Room is a more intimate venue within a small modern building close to the Parade Rings. It is suitable for smaller gatherings of 20 - 50 people.

Thirsk Racecourse Floor Plans.

For further information, to arrange a viewing or to discuss your detailed requirements, please contact Sheralyn Wade on email - - or tel. (01845) 522276