Well there was some great news this week (22nd February 2021) -

It looks like with a bit of luck we will be seeing you here this summer!

As we work through the regulations and advice, please bear with us and as soon as we can,

we will publish our packages and tickets.

Please register with us and be the very first to know when we go on sale.

Thank you all for your patience and support.

Dates for your diaries

Whit Weekend Racing              Saturday 29th May, Bank Holiday Monday 31st May, Wednesday 2nd June

Music & Family Racing            Friday 25th June, Sunday 27th June

Summer Racing                         Saturday 17th July, Monday 19th July

Cartmel Cup & Finale               Saturday 28th August, Monday 30th August

The long tradition of racing at Cartmel was started by the monks from Cartmel Priory in the 12th Century.
The Whit Holiday Races have been a feature of the Racing Calendar since 1856 and there are now nine race days to enjoy each year at Cartmel, set against the backdrop of the beautiful Lakeland fells.




Official Going

Resting and Repairing



Dogs Welcome - on leads at all times



Picnics Allowed & positively encouraged(Including alcohol)


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