Boxing Day Raceday

26 December 2019


One of the most popular meetings of the year, with record crowds expected. Blow away the Christmas cobwebs and bring the family and friends racing in the picturesque Durham countryside.

Adult admission tickets cheaper when purchased in advance. Under 18s admitted free. Tickets and packages detailed within the ticket options section below.

Private Hospitality packages are available, including lunch, raceday programme and exclusive use of a private suite, overlooking the track. Private Hospitality is available for groups of 16 to 40. For more details, availability and to book, call us on 01740 621925.

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Times and number of races listed are approximated till three months prior, provisional till two days prior and then confirmed.

Enquire about this event

Thursday 26th December 2019

Ticket only

Course Ticket (from £10.00)


Access to the Centre Course Enclosure


Grandstand Enclosure (from £18.00)



Where to be for the best views

Grandstand Enclosure

This is our main enclosure with access to restaurants, bars, retail outlets, bookmakers, tote betting pools.

Course Enclosure

This enclosure is situated within the centre of the racetrack and has a children’s play area. Food, drink and tote facilities will be available in the newly refurbished Centre Course building. However, there will be limited services on some dates with the enclosure remaining open with no reduction on the entry fee being offered on these date.

Dress Codes

What to wear

No jogging bottoms, sports shorts, football/rugby shirts, skimpy tops or trainers. Smart jeans are acceptable.

Travel Information

How to find us


By Train

The nearest main line stations to Sedgefield are situated in Darlington and Durham, both are approximately twenty minutes away by car or taxi. Darlington Train Station (DAR) only 11 miles from Sedgefield Racecourse.

By Helicopter

Helicopter landing facilities are available at the course by prior permission.

By Car

Sedgefield is conveniently placed five minutes from Junction 60 off the A1(M), and is clearly signposted from there. The Racecourse lies just outside the village of Sedgefield, and is only twenty minutes from Teesside, Darlington and Durham city centre.


Parking is free of charge