Following Government advice, all racing at Sedgefield Racecourse will continue behind closed doors until further notice. From 24/09/20 all attendees to Sedgefield Racecourse will be requested to fulfil the NHS Track & Trace system upon entry.

A horse and jockey at Sedgefield Racecourse.


Thursday Jumping

Thu 05 November 2020
People watching racing from the grandstand at Sedgefield Racecourse.
People watching racing from the grandstand at Sedgefield Racecourse.


A hidden gem in County Durham for venue hire, with acres of outdoor space, flexible indoor suites and a team focused on customer service, this venue is ideal for exhibitions, shows and weddings. Though we can’t hold exhibitions and shows at the moment, we are still open for weddings, meetings and outdoor events that comply with the latest Government guidelines.
Read Our Full Covid-19 Venue Procedures

We have taken a number of measures to ensure the safety of you and your guests.

Sedgefield Racecourse has been accredited as Good To Go by Visit Britain

We're Good To Go

Book in confidence, as our venue has been approved as ‘Good To Go’ by Visit Britain.

Larger Crowd Events

2020 has changed the outlook of the events industry. Our venue is able to cater for a far more diverse selection of events than current Government guidance allows. If you’re looking to plan an event for in the future, you can find out more information by clicking through on your desired event below.

Our Spaces

Conveniently located near the A1 and A19, this venue is easy to reach and has site licensing for up to 5000 delegates or guests (pre Covid-19 changes). With extensive outdoor areas for larger shows and car boots, and quirky indoor areas for exhibitions and weddings, there’s a socially distanced space for everyone at Sedgefield Racecourse.

Covid Secure

Find out more about how we have minimised risk at our venue.

Make An Enquiry

Speak to one of our team about your event requirements.

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Multi Venue Enquiries

We have several other venues across the country that are available for hire.


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