Weddings at Thisk Racecourse



Thirsk Racecourse are delighted to announce we are now licensed for Civil Wedding Ceremonies and are excited to be opening our doors on Sunday 17th September for our first Wedding Fair. 

We will be showcasing our enchanting and unique wedding venue, where we have five stunning ceremony locations, in beautiful grounds and well manicured grounds from which to choose. 

Open from 12pm to 3pm, we will be bringing together suppliers from the local North Yorkshire area, who will be happy to discuss your wedding plans and ideas with you and offer you some inspiration for your big day ahead. Set amongst historic buildings which offer a romantic, fairy tale backdrop with views across renowned 'Herriot Country', Thirsk Racecourse provides endless photographic opportunities and atmosphere for your wedding day memories. 

With indoor and outdoor options on show, we very much look forward to welcoming you to our showcase event

Register HERE for free and receive a free glass Prosecco on arrival

Sunday 17th September 12pm to 3pm Free Entry



An enchanting and unique wedding venue, Thirsk Racecourse has everything you could need to make your your big day extra special. Situated in the heart of North Yorkshire within beautiful grounds and well manicured lawns, this venue is set amongst historic buildings which offer a romantic, fairy-tale backdrop with views across the renowned ‘Herriot Country’.  It provides endless photographic opportunities and atmosphere for your wedding day memories. 

Our five stunning and unique ceremony locations, licensed to hold civil ceremonies, are ideal for your wedding celebrations. The beautifully designed Hambleton Room can accommodate between 70 and 120 guests or you may wish to have an outdoor ceremony, after which you can mingle and relax in the Paddock before heading to one of our suites or outdoor marquees for your wedding breakfast and evening reception.

For your wedding breakfast, our award-winning caterers have carefully crafted wedding menus using quality, local produce and we offer wonderful wedding packages to enhance your celebrations and to help make your preparations simple and stress free.

There are three packages to choose from to suit your requirements and are exclusive to Thirsk Racecourse.  

Packages start from £4,315, based on 70 guests and include:

·        Ceremony (Registrars' fee not included)

·        Wedding Reception

·        Table Linen & Crockery

·        Arrival Drinks

·        Three Course Wedding Breakfast with Coffee & Petit Fours

·        Toast Drink

·        Half Bottle of House Wine per person or £8 contribution towards wine selected from the Wine List

·        Cash Bar Facility

·        Dedicated Event Management

With Prosecco                  £4,315 including VAT    Extra Guests £56.60 per person including VAT 

With Champagne             £4,650 including VAT    Extra Guests £61.30 per person including VAT


You can download a sample menu HERE

Our venue is one that will inspire your creativity and we are here to help you create your perfect day.

·        Versatile space

·        Available year round

·        Includes indoor and outdoor options

·        Historic venue dating back to 1855

·        Perfect for wedding ceremonies and receptions

·        Award winning catering

For further information please contact Sheralyn Wade by Email: or Tel: 01845 522276