A Stunning Backdrop
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 with the larger James Herriot Hall able to accommodate up to 220 guests. 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.
The newest addition to our wedding venue options if The Chestnut Room, with stunning views over the Racecourse and a wonderful rooftop terrace.
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 help make your preparations simple and stress free.
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