Are you looking for a wedding venue in Devon with a difference? See how we can create the day of your dreams at Newton Abbot Racecourse.

Celebrate Your Special Day In Glorious Devon

For an intimate wedding reception venue, with stunning views and situated in the heart of the Devonshire countryside, consider enjoying your special day with friends and family at Newton Abbot Racecourse.

Ideal for those looking to invite guests from far and wide, with excellent transport links by both rail and the M5 corridor, we provide a venue that’s easy to get to for all.

See How We Can Help Make Your Day One To Remember

Interested in hosting your wedding reception at Newton Abbot? If you need a Devon wedding reception venue, call us today on 01626 353235 to find out how we can help make your special day truly memorable.

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Private Hospitality Suite

The ideal setting for intimate receptions

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If you’re looking for a birthday party venue in South Devon, look no further than a private box at Newton Abbot Racecourse.

Hosting a birthday party in one of our function rooms in the Teign Suite is the ideal way to celebrate a milestone birthday for a horseracing fan. With the option of a delicious hot fork or finger buffet, you can enjoy a great meal together before getting ready to watch the day’s racing from the luxury of your own private box.

Birthday party venue hire

At Newton Abbot Racecourse we have a range of differently sized function rooms to meet your requirements. So whatever the size of your family birthday party celebrations, we’re sure to be able to offer a birthday celebration to remember at Newton Abbot Racecourse.

Birthday celebration meal

If you’re looking for a smaller venue for your birthday party celebrations in South Devon, why not book a table in one of our two raceday restaurants – the Winning Post restaurant or The Paddock restaurant?

For more information on our birthday party venue hire options or to make a reservation, please contact us today on 01626 353235.

Download our 2017 Brochure for more information.

Birthday present idea for a horseracing fan

Once the party is booked, it’s now time to think of the gift. For a true horseracing fan, why not treat them to an Annual Member’s badge?

Offering entry to each fixture at Newton Abbot Racecourse throughout the season plus exchange days at other racecourses throughout the country and access to the Annual Members and Shareholders lounge, an Annual Member’s badge is the ideal birthday present for a horseracing fan.

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Private Hospitality Suites

Celebrate your special occasion from the luxury of your own private box

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Sponsor a Race

Celebrate a special occasion with personal race sponsorship

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Book your Meeting

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Conference Venue

Free parking, fantastic transport links and space for up to 200 delegates

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Corporate Hospitality

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Celebrate in style at Newton Abbot Racecourse

Set overlooking the racecourse, the Teign Suite is the perfect venue to host your private celebration, be it a wedding, anniversary or special birthday. We have a range of suites available to suit your requirements, ranging from just 12 guests through to over 200, all offering spectacular views across the racecourse.

Working with you we can create a tailor-made celebration package combining delicious formal dinning menu options or even a buffet with an extensive selection of quality wines, beers, ales and soft drinks to match. Our trusted team of staff will be on hand throughout your event to ensure your celebration is a treasured memory for you and your guests for years to come.

Alternatively, if you’re looking to celebrate with a smaller number of guests why not join us in one of our restaurants on a raceday? Combining the best views of the racecourse with exquisite menus of the finest local ingredients, we can cater for smaller parties in our Winning Post and Paddock restaurants.

At Newton Abbot Racecourse we are famous for the little touches, so no request is too much to ask for. To find out more about hiring Newton Abbot Racecourse as a venue for your private function or event, please contact a member of our team today.

Download our 2017 Brochure for more information.

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Sponsor a Race

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If you’re looking to hire a venue in the South West for your exhibition, here at Newton Abbot Racecourse we have the space and facilities to help make your event a success.

Situated in the heart of Newton Abbot, with easy access by train from Exeter, Plymouth and London, and located just off the M5, you’ll find people flocking from all over the country to take part in your event.

As a venue, there’s a choice of both indoor and outdoor spaces to host your fair or exhibition. For public events we can add your event to our diary of events page to ensure that visitors are aware of your date to help support your marketing activities.

Indoor exhibition venue

Along with the main boxes, suites and restaurants, Newton Abbot Racecourse has over 9000 sq. ft. of exhibition space for hire. Our indoor space provides disabled access and free WiFi throughout.

Outdoor exhibition venue

With a choice from our Paddock and Course Enclosures plus the centre of the racecourse, we have acres of outdoor exhibition space for hire at Newton Abbot Racecourse.

With a mix of hard and grassed areas, marquees and other structures can be erected to create a focal point for your event whilst providing cover from the ever-changing weather.

Each of the Enclosures is equipped with eating, drinking and toilet facilities. With our on-site car parking facilities, Newton Abbot Racecourse can cater for up to 10,000 people.

Multi-day events

With the Premier Inn hotel on site, we cater for multi-day events and exhibitions.

To find out more about hiring the racecourse as a venue for your exhibition or event, please contact us and see how we can help. Download our 2017 Brochure for more information.

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Diary of Events

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If you’re looking to hire a venue for conferences, meetings or seminars in Devon or the South West, visit Newton Abbot Racecourse to see how we can help make your event a success.

At Newton Abbot Racecourse, we have the space, resources and expertise to ensure that your meeting, seminar or conference runs smoothly and efficiently. Half and full day conference packages are available to meet your individual requirements with Day Delegate rates starting at just £17 per person.

Why hire Newton Abbot Racecourse as a venue?

  • Newton Abbot Racecourse is situated close to the M5 and has excellent rail links from Plymouth, Exeter, Bristol and London
  • There’s an impressive range of local accommodation available for multi-day conferences and events
  • With ample on-site free parking available, we remove the hassle of parking restrictions for you and your guests
  • The quiet location means you can run your conference, meeting or seminar without any distractions apart from the spectacular views across the entire racecourse
  • Our in-house catering team provide a range of tempting menus to keep you and your guests energised for the event ahead.

Sample Menu – Finger Buffet

Selection of freshly prepared wraps, including vegetarian
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Vegetable samosas (V)
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Crispy chicken goujons with a sweet chilli dipping sauce
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Cheese & tomato pizza slices (V)
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Vol-au-vents
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Chunky chips with dips (V)
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Pigs in blankets


With space to cater for up to 200 delegates, we have a range of meeting rooms and conference suites available for hire. Our meeting rooms and conference suites can be set up in either a theatre, classroom, cabaret or boardroom format to best meet the needs of your event.

All bookings at Newton Abbot Racecourse benefit from the use of our audio-visual equipment and flip chart hire. WiFi access is also available throughout the venue for delegates.

To find out more about hiring the racecourse as a venue for your meeting or conference, please contact our team today.

Download our 2017 Brochure for more information.

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Meeting Room Hire

Ample free parking, fantastic transport links and unbeatable service

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Corporate Hospitality

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At Newton Abbot Racecourse we play host to more than just our horseracing fixtures, car boot sales and antiques fairs.

Take a look at some of the other events taking place at the racecourse during 2017. If you would like to hold your event – whether it’s a conference, meeting or exhibition – at the racecourse at Newton Abbot, contact us today to discuss your requirements.

Events at Newton Abbot Racecourse – 2017

Month Day/Date Event
January Sunday 8 Train & Toy Fair
  Sunday 15 Car Boot Sale
  Saturday 28 Antiques & Collectables Fair
  Sunday 29 Car Boot Sale
February Sunday 12 Car Boot Sale
  Sunday 19 Car Boot Sale
  Sunday 26 Wedding Fair
March Sunday 5 Train & Toy Fair
  Sat 11 & Sun 12 Ocean Torbay Ride & Drive Event
  Saturday 18 Antiques & Collectables Fair
  Sunday 19 Car Boot Sale
  Sunday 26 Car Boot Sale
April Sunday 9 Car Boot Sale
  Saturday 22 Antiques & Collectables Fair
  Sunday 23 Car Boot Sale
  Saturday 30 S.W. Horse Show
May Sunday 7 Train & Toy Fair
  Sat 13 & Sun 14 S.W. Auto Sport Show
  Saturday 20 Christian Aid Walk
  Sunday 21 Car Boot Sale
  Saturday 27 Boat Jumble
June Fri 9 & Sat 10 Lemonfest
  Sunday 18 Car Boot Sale
  Saturday 24 Antiques & Collectables Fair
  Sunday 25 Car Boot Sale
July Sunday 2 Dartmoor Classic Cycle Event
  Sunday 9 Car Boot Sale
  Sunday 16 Sounds of the Summer Concert
August Saturday 5 Antiques & Collectables Fair
  Sunday 6 Train & Toy Fair
  Sunday 13 Car Boot Sale
  Sunday 27 Car Boot Sale
September Saturday 9 Antiques & Collectables Fair
  Sunday 10 Torbay Amateur Radio Society
  Saturday 16 Boat Jumble
  Sunday 17 Train & Toy Fair
  Sunday 24 Car Boot Sale
October Fri 7 & Sat 8 Rowcroft Cycle Event
  Sunday 15 Car Boot Sale
  Sat 21 & Sun 22 Rock, Bead & Gem Show
  Saturday 28 Antiques & Collectables Fair
  Sunday 29 Car Boot Sale
November Sunday 19 Car Boot Sale
December Saturday 2 Antiques & Collectables Fair
  Sunday 3 Train & Toy Fair
  Sunday 10 Car Boot Sale

Racing Fixtures

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Car Boot Sales

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Antiques Fairs

See what treasures await at our Saturday antique fairs

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Join us on selected Saturdays throughout the year for our antiques fairs at the racecourse.

Wander amongst the stalls in search of a hidden treasure in one of the many antiques stalls inside and outside of the racecourse.

The main gates will open to the public between 9am and 2:30pm.

Antiques and collectables fair dates 2017

  • 28 January
  • 18 March
  • 22 April
  • 24 June
  • 5 August
  • 9 September
  • 28 October
  • 2 December

Antiques and collectables fair dates 2018

  • January 27
  • March 3
  • April 7
  • May 12
  • June 23
  • August 18
  • October 6
  • November 24

Newton Abbot antiques fair prices

  • General public admission – free of charge
  • Stallholders:
    • Inside – £36 (inc. VAT)
    • Outside – £18

Alternatively, you can download our Antiques and Collectables Fair leaflet for all 2017 dates.

Car Boot Sales

Join us on selected Sundays for our ever-popular car boot sales

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Calendar of Events

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Racing Fixtures

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