Fakenham Racecourse

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Since 1905, there has been uninterrupted racing at Fakenham (except for during the two World Wars), and today's race-goers continue to relish the excitement and buzz of a day at the races from the autumn through to early summer. Surrounded by the hustle and bustle of modern life, the rural setting and simple charm of Fakenham Racecourse create a unique and convivial atmosphere where you can cast off your workday problems and enjoy the moment. For many, Fakenham offers the very essence of National Hunt racing, and is undoubtedly one of the country's most friendly racecourses.

Guide Prices

Members are £20.00.
On the day prices: Course Enclosure £10.00, Grandstand & Paddock £18.00, Day Members are £23.00.

There is ample free parking available. Should you like to park in Members car par, there is a fee of £8.00 payable on the day.

Some race meetings have an Early Bird ticket sale on – you can find all information on the website.

Please note that all children aged 17 and under come FREE with a paying adult.

For more details and up to date pricing, please visit https://www.fakenhamracecourse.co.uk/admission-prices/



  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site


  • Children welcome

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality


  • Free Parking
  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Telephone (public)

Site Features

  • Regional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road:
From A1065. Site adjoins sports centre, 1 mile south of Fakenham off A1065.

By Public Transport:
From Norwich - 20 miles.

The nearest railway station is Norwich / Kings Lynn, which is 22 miles away.

Fakenham Racecourse


Fakenham Racecourse, The Racecourse, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 7NY

Tel: 01328 862388


  • East of England Awards Norfolk Tourist Attractions Association member 2016
  • Regional and MiscellaneousWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

Opening Times

* Caravan site open all year round.

On racedays gates open from 11am.

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