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Alcohol, Food & Drug Policy
Wincanton Racecourse

Please follow a few simple guidelines to help you enjoy your day with us.


Security bag searches are in place on racedays and no food or drink is allowed within the venue. Should you need to bring in food for a medical requirement then please do get in touch with us directly by emailing Wincanton Reception on  


Please kindly note that bringing your own alcoholic drink on site is strictly prohibited. Wincanton operates a responsible drinking policy and all staff are trained to the highest standards. Please note that visitors to Wincanton Racecourse will be restricted to buying up to four alcoholic drinks at a time. Complimentary water is available at all bars.


Please respect our neighbours when leaving the racecourse. No alcohol is to be taken off-site.



You may not take any food, drink, glass bottles or glasses onto any part of the Racecourse unless this is expressly permitted in advance in writing. Anyone with special dietary requirements is advised to contact the racecourse beforehand to arrange permission to bring items on site. Please contact



Wincanton Racecourse does not condone the use of or dealing in drugs on site. We employ drug detection dogs at all our entrances on racedays and selected events. Drug enforcement laws are as applicable on this site as they are anywhere else in the country and any infringements of these laws will be taken very seriously. Our policy on drugs is based on both prevention and enforcement with the active targeting of those customers seeking to deal drugs to others.

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