FAQ - Racing and events at Thirsk in 2021


What are the 2021 racing fixtures?

Our 2021 fixtures can be found here however, all scheduled sports fixtures remain subject to Government approval and the status of elite sport activity in light of the Covid-19 situation at the time.

Will crowds be back at Thirsk in 2021?

Thirsk is presently in Tier-2. Elite sports venues in Tiers 1 & 2 are allowed to admit a limited crowd, subject to local authority approval and strict bio-security measures. Venues in Tier-3 may not do so. Tier status is subject to regular Government review and therefore can be subject to change.

When will 2021 tickets and hospitality be on sale?

Further details will be announced in due course. Once available the information will be published on the website. Regular sponsors and hospitality clientele will be contacted by the Racecourse shortly regarding 2021.

Are you hosting conferences, weddings or other events?

Thirsk Racecourse is available for a wide variety of both indoor and outdoor events. Please contact us directly with your enquiry at: info@thirskracecourse.net

I have a ticket/badge-voucher for 2020 - can this be used in 2021?

Yes, subject to ticket availability at the selected fixture. Should crowd restrictions dictate that some 2020 vouchers may not be redeemed in 2021 then such vouchers will carried forward and honoured in the 2022 season.

What about 2021 Annual Badges?

Those 2020 annual badge holders who chose to roll-over their 2020 badge/s into 2021 will receive full details regarding attending Thirsk races in 2021 in advance of the first race meeting and once it is clearer what the applicable regulations may be for crowds at sporting events at that time. Annual badges for 2021 are presently not on sale, however, if you wish to express an interest in purchasing an annual badge for 2021 if/when they are available please email us to be placed on this list at: info@thirskracecourse.net

Will there be a Ladies’ Day or other specially themed race meetings in 2021?

Until such time as crowd capacities and operating requirements return to something more like normal special promotions are likely to remain on hold; however, if and when such promotions are reintroduced full details will be available on the website.

I am a casual seasonal employee of Thirsk Racecourse, when will I know more about 2021?

All Thirsk’s regular seasonal racecourse employees will receive communication from us in the coming weeks. Should anyone have any direct queries in the meantime please email us at: info@thirskracecourse.net

I am interested in becoming a casual seasonal employee of Thirsk Racecourse

Thirsk sometimes has race day casual work vacancies. If you are interested in such work please email your details, with a brief covering letter about yourself and your CV if you have an up-to-date one, to: info@thirskracecourse.net

When will the Caravan & Motorhome Club Site reopen?

Please direct any queries regarding the CAMC site to the club itself: www.caravanclub.co.uk