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Location Filming at Carlisle Racecourse


Wide green spaces, custom built grandstands and sites of historical interest.


Carlisle is the setting for the world’s oldest horse race and has centuries of history and legendary sporting moments.




  • Wide green spaces, more than 250 acres
  • Custom built grandstands
  • Sites of historical interest
  • Weighing Room
  • Parade Ring



Our rich and sweeping landscapes have featured in documentaries, advertising and television dramas. Our locations have seen sporting history made and heroes created.


  • Flexible indoor space
  • Convenient and easy transport links to road and rail
  • Amazing natural light
  • Large open spaces for filming and covered areas for any purpose
  • Catering facilities

Spaces & Suites you might like

Patterson Suite

Patterson Suite

Ideal for large conferences and events.

Flexible and spacious with stunning views of the course.

Bell Hall

Bell Hall

Ideal for conferences and receptions for up to 550 guests.

The ideal setting for all manner of celebrations and special occasions.

Lawn Suites

Lawn Suites

Ideal for events for up to 120 guests.

Flexibility and breathetaking close up views of the course.

Why Choose Carlisle Racecourse?

  • Purpose built conference and meeting facilities
  • Catering facilities
  • Audio Visual equipment
  • Free WI-FI
  • Award winning Catering with excellent menu options
  • Dedicated Event Manager to plan your event and on the day
  • Free parking
  • Wide choice of flexible spaces, with racecourse views
  • Formal or informal events
  • Breakout rooms
  • Carlisle Racecourse is located just off the M6 (Junction 42) and is only a few miles from Carlisle City Centre.

  • The racecourse is 2.2 miles from Carlisle Station, a major station on the West Coast Main Line, lying 102 miles south of Glasgow Central, and 299 miles north of London Euston.

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