Discover all of the latest information on Craig David’s live music performance at York Racecourse. Plus, find out how you can enjoy the raceday in VIP style.

York Racecourse is one of the most famous and prestigious racecourses in the UK, and hosts a series of exhilarating racedays each year including the Dante Festival and Sky Bet Ebor Festival.

While the venue is known for its exciting raceday action, it is also famous for its incredible live music shows.

Live music events at York Racecourse offer the unique opportunity to enjoy the fast paced racing action and the socialising of race day alongside incredible performances from some of the country’s best loved music stars.

This year, RnB legend turned DJ, Craig David will be putting on a show-stopping performance at York Racecourse. Read on to find out all of the latest information, and how you can enjoy your day in VIP style with an official hospitality package.

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What is the Music Showcase Weekend at York Racecourse?

Each year, York Racecourse puts on the ‘Music Showcase Weekend’. The racedays takes place during July on a consecutive Friday (evening) and Saturday.

The racedays combine racing and live music, and are very popular amongst racegoers who are looking for something a little different.

York Racecourse Live Music 2022

Last year, York Racecourse welcomed Madness and the Sugababes to their Music Showcase Weekend.

The two racedays, welcomed flocks of fans who came to enjoy the action-packed racing and upbeat performances from ska icons, Madness, and pop royalty, Sugababes.

York Racecourse Live Music 2023

In 2023, York Racecourse will welcome Human League and Craig David as their headline acts for the Music Showcase Weekend.

When is there live music at York Racecourse?

On Friday 28th July (evening), Human League will headline the EBF Lyric Stakes.

On Saturday 29th July, Craig David will perform at the Sky Bet York Stakes.

What time is the music at York Races?

Live music at York Racecourse typically finishes between 10.15-10.30pm on the Friday (evening) and between 7.00-7.30pm on the Saturday.*

* Based off of previous live music events at York Racecourse

Craig David at York Racecourse

Since the 1990s, Craig David has been one of Britain’s best loved RnB stars, and has a series of hits to his name including 7 Days and Fill Me In.

Now, Craig has rebranded with his own DJ set ‘TS5’. The set includes a variety of remixes of Craig’s earlier hits as well as newer releases including ‘When The Bassline Drops’.

Craig David is not completing a full scale tour this year, but is performing at a number of the UK’s and Europe’s greatest outdoor venues. This means that if you want to see Craig live in 2023, there are not many opportunities to do so.

So, why not have an unforgettable day that includes not only incredible live music from Craig David, but also exciting racing action in the Sky Bet York Stakes?

What is included with hospitality to Craig David at York Racecourse?

To enjoy the very best of the Sky Bet York Stakes and Craig David’s performance, book your place with official hospitality.

As the official hospitality platform of York Racecourse, Seat Unique is delighted to open access to a variety of incredible packages for these racedays.

Voltigeur Restaurant hospitality includes:

  • Dedicated grandstand seated balcony
  • Final furlong view
  • Table sizes of two to twelve
  • Welcome drink on arrival with amuse bouche
  • A buffet and carvery of gourmet standard
  • Afternoon tea

Private Box hospitality includes:

  • Private Box with balcony (18-24 guests)
  • Full access to the County Stand
  • Premium drinks package
  • Complimentary race card
  • Assortment of arrival canapes
  • Gourmet hot four course lunch
  • Deluxe afternoon tea

Book your place today and guarantee an unforgettable day at York Racecourse!

Buy Sky Bet York Stakes and Craig David hospitality

Interested in events at York Racecourse? Check out all York Racecourse hospitality packages for upcoming race days now.

Want to know more about Craig David’s performances this year? Head to our blog on ‘Craig David’s Tour 2023’ for all the latest information.