UK Racecourse Information

Yarmouth Racecourse

Racecourse Information
Welcome To Yarmouth Racecourse
Situated on the Norfolk coast in this thriving seaside resort, Yarmouth stages Flat racing 8 months of the year, and is especially popular with holiday-makers in the summer months. The course caters well for families and a holiday atmosphere prevails, particularly at evening and Bank Holiday fixtures. There is a new £2m Grandstand which has been named after the Norfolk hero Lord Nelson, this will boast two new bars, a restaurant and eight hospitality suites with views of the track.
Contact Details
Yarmouth Racecourse
Address
Great Yarmouth Racecourse
Jellicoe Road
Great Yarmouth
Norfolk
NR30 4AU
Telephone
01493 842527
Fax
01493 843254
Travel Information
Local Transport Links
By Road
Great Yarmouth is 25 minutes away from Norwich on the A47. The A143 and A12 are also good routes.
By Rail
The nearest station is Great Yarmouth on the Norwich line, which is approximately 1 mile from the racecourse. The journey is a flat, easy walk but taxis are available from the station and there is a regular nearby bus service
Railway Station
Great Yarmouth Railway Station 1.2 miles (2 km)
Airport
Norwich 19.1 miles (30.8 km)
By Air
There is a regular bus service from Great Yarmouth Town Centre.
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Facilities
Betting
There are Tote and bookmaker facilities around the course.
Parking
Parking is available at a cost of £2 per car.
Children
Children aged 16 and under can enter for free when accompanied by an adult. There is a new play ground and tea room and extra entertainment is put on during school holidays.
Disabled
Facilities are available with access from all enclosures.
Enclosures And Grandstands
Premier Enclosure
Tickets:
£17 on normal racedays (£19 on Feature racedays)
Food And Drink
The Trafalgar Restaurant has a range of foods available including seafood. The Victory Bar is a fully stocked bar, both give access to the Premier Enclosure and Lawn.
Viewing
Overlooking the Winning Post this enclosure provides access to all the racecourse facilities including the Parade Ring and Winners Enclosure
Dress
A Smart Dress Code is operated in this enclosure at the discretion of the racecourse.
Grandstand & Paddock
Tickets:
£11 on normal racedays (£13 on Feature racedays)
Food And Drink
The Pavilion Restaurant has a range of foods and there are various fast food outlets, and bars catering for both the hungry and thirsty. There are not only snacks but also local shellfish available.
Viewing
Just a bit further away from the Winning post this enclosure has great views of the track and the access to two covered stands, the Parade Ring and Winner’s Enclosure.
Dress
Course Details
Flat Course
Yarmouth Racecourse Flat Course
Effect Of Draw
High numbers best on the straight course, especially in large fields



Left-handed oval, flat and fair. About 1m 5f round with 5f run-in. Straight mile
Fixtures
2013
Date
01/04/2013 - Monday
23/04/2013 - Tuesday
30/04/2013 - Tuesday
24/05/2013 - Friday
28/05/2013 - Tuesday
04/06/2013 - Tuesday
12/06/2013 - Wednesday
13/06/2013 - Thursday
27/06/2013 - Thursday
28/06/2013 - Friday
04/07/2013 - Thursday
10/07/2013 - Wednesday
16/07/2013 - Tuesday
25/07/2013 - Thursday
30/07/2013 - Tuesday
07/08/2013 - Wednesday
08/08/2013 - Thursday
14/08/2013 - Wednesday
20/08/2013 - Tuesday
25/08/2013 - Sunday
17/09/2013 - Tuesday
18/09/2013 - Wednesday
19/09/2013 - Thursday
22/10/2013 - Tuesday
29/10/2013 - Tuesday
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