We've got the lowdown on a huge selection of races and festivals coming up at Wolverhampton Racecourse this year - from family friendly days to festive days out, so read on to find out more...

There’s a long list of brilliant Wolverhampton upcoming events this year - and we’ve got them covered here at Seat Unique.

From night races to fancy dress family events and Ladies Evening, what could be more exciting than having a flutter on the horses, and with VIP seats?

In existence since 1825, before moving to its current venue in 1888, Wolverhampton Racecourse is a mile long, and the perfect spot for a fast and furious horse race.

The track was revamped in 1994 and was officially opened by Queen Elizabeth II - who was well-known as an avid lover of horseracing.

Wolverhampton is more than just a racecourse, as there are multiple bars and restaurants on site, too.  

Read on for more information on the thrilling events coming up at Wolves - and how you can be there with the best seats in the house by taking advantage of hospitality.

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Wolverhampton Racecourse race fixtures 2024

There’s a wide variety of dates to choose from across the spring, summer and autumn when it comes to Wolverhampton Racecourse.

You’ll get to watch the races, eat, drink and be merry - so take a look at the dates on offer below, take your pick and get booking.

Spring fixtures

Tuesday, June 4th - Spring Evening Racing

Summer fixtures

Thursday, June 20th - Summer Evening Racing

Monday, July 1st - Summer Evening Racing

Monday, July 8th - Summer Evening Racing

Monday, July 15th - Summer Evening Racing

Tuesday, July 23rd - Summer Evening Racing

Friday, August 16th - Friday Night Racing

Tuesday, August 20th - Summer Evening Racing

Thursday, September 5th - Summer Evening Racing

Monday, September 9th - Summer Evening Racing

Saturday, September 21st - Saturday Night Racing

Monday, September 23rd - Summer Evening Racing

Friday, September 27th - Friday Night Racing

Monday, September 30th - Summer Evening Racing

Autumn fixtures

Saturday, October 5th - Saturday Night Racing

Monday, October 7th - Autumn Evening Racing

Monday, October 14th - Autumn Evening Racing

Saturday, October 19th - Saturday Night Racing

Monday, October 21st - Autumn Evening Racing

Thursday, October 24th - Autumn Evening Racing

Friday, October 25th - Friday Night Racing

Monday, November 4th - Autumn Evening Racing

Monday, November 11th - Autumn Evening Racing

Friday, November 15th - Friday Night Racing

Saturday, November 16th - Saturday Night Racing

Monday, November 18th - Autumn Evening Racing

Thursday, November 21st - Autumn Evening Racing

Saturday, November 23rd - Saturday Night Racing

Ladies Evening

Date: Saturday, September 7th

One of the most famous events when it comes to the racing, Ladies Evening is a chance to get dressed up to the nines - and not just for the ladies, but the gents too!
Don your finest attire and see if you can grab a prize during the Style Awards, which go out to the best dressed on the day.

There will also be an event called the Silk Series, showcasing women in horse racing.
And in the evening, there’ll be a music act, so get ready to party into the night.

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Superhero Family Fun Day

Date: Sunday, June 30th

If you want to take your little ones to the races, this will be the perfect chance. A mix of races and family-friendly entertainment, the kids will be sure to enjoy themselves.

Superhero-loving children will jump at the chance to dress up as their favourite characters, and there will also be chances to meet comic book legends across the day.

If the kids need any more entertainment, they can take part in arts and crafts (while parents are busy placing their bets).

Children under 17 go free when accompanied by an adult.

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Wolverhampton race days 2024

Racing League

Date: Thursday, August 8th

The Racing League is comprised of seven regional teams who will compete over six different Thursday night events.

The champion will be the team with the highest number of points on the leaderboard once the races are complete.

This is a family-friendly event with a treasure hunt, face painting and prize giveaways across the day - so everyone in the family can join in with the celebrations!

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Harness Racing Festival

Date: Sunday, August 11th

Celebrating the sport of harness racing in all its glory - where a horse is ridden using a two-wheeled cart - Wolverhampton plays host to an entire festival of the sport in August.

The festival will feature live music, food, drink and its very own Ladies Day.

There are two days to choose from if you want to attend the Harness Racing Festival. You can choose from:

Saturday, August 10th

Sunday, August 11th

Christmas race days

A festive race day is the perfect addition to your Christmas calendar - and there are dates across December to choose from, including Boxing Day itself.

Get into the Christmas spirit and wrap up warm because it’s going to be a fun evening full of thrills.

Monday, December 2nd - Festive Evening Racing

Saturday, December 7th - Festive Saturday Night Racing

Monday, December 9th - Festive Evening Racing

Saturday, December 14th - Festive Saturday Night Racing

Monday, December 16th - Festive Evening Racing

Friday, December 20th - Festive Friday Night Racing

Saturday, December 21st - Festive Saturday Night Racing

Thursday, December 26th - Boxing Day Racing

Friday, December 27th - Festive Friday Night Racing

Monday, December 30th - Festive Evening Racing

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