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  • 18th Mar 2024
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Free funfair, Italian family-friendly restaurant and big wins – Newcastle Racecourse this Easter

Looking for something that the whole family will enjoy? Saddle up because Newcastle Racecourse has got the ultimate Easter extravaganza lined up for you.

Imagine the sun shining, a good vibe atmosphere and Newcastle Racecourse buzzing with anticipation. That’s exactly what you can expect at the All-Weather Championships Finals Day on Good Friday, 29th March 2024.

But it’s not just any old race day – we’re talking about the richest all-weather race day in Europe, with big wins up for grabs.

And how could we forget about the ultimate family entertainment? The Super Bros Family Fun Day brings non-stop entertainment that’ll have the whole family grinning from ear to ear, with everything from a free funfair to face painting and a family-friendly Italian restaurant.

Newcastle Racecourse Easter Entertainment


Expect a jam-packed lineup that’ll keep the little ones entertained all day long. Think free funfair rides, face painting, balloon animals, Easter egg giveaways from Peter Rabbit, a treasure hunt, real-life ponies and even meet-and-greets with iconic characters like Mario, Luigi, Sonic, and friends.

Newcastle Races Easter


First up, let’s talk about the main event – the races. With six thrilling categories, whether you’re a seasoned racing enthusiast or a newbie to the track, you’ll be on the edge of your seat as the racing horses thunder down the final stretch.

And let’s not forget about the atmosphere. With cheering fans, racing royalty and the nation’s top jockeys all in attendance, you can bet the day will be full of excitement. It’s a day you won’t forget anytime soon, especially due to giving your little ones a chance to get up close to the horses – definitely something they’ll be telling their friends about at school.


With all this excitement, you’ll want to secure your spot early. And you’re in luck as Newcastle Racecourse has removed all booking fees for 2024, so what you see is what you pay.

The best part? Kids under 18 get in free. Newcastle Racecourse is all about making sure the whole family can join in on the fun without breaking the bank.

Newcastle Racecourse

If you’re feeling fancy, why not upgrade to the Nation’s Favourite Fish & Chip Package?

You’ll get grandstand admission, a welcome drink voucher, Taylors of North Shields’ fish and chips (because what else would you tuck into on Good Friday?) and plenty more where that comes from.

Plus, you’ll get access to exclusive entertainment and betting facilities, making it the perfect way to cap off a day at the races.

So grab the family and saddle up for the ultimate Good Friday experience at Newcastle Racecourse. With high-stakes races, free funfair rides and all the food you can eat, it’s bound to be a fun-filled family day filled with precious memories.



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Rachael Nichol
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After gaining a first in her BA Media and Journalism degree at Northumbria University, Rachael worked at Newcastle’s leading regional newspaper with her stories being picked up in national and global newspapers She spent two very successful years giving a voice to those communities across the North East who otherwise…


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