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Celebrations & Party Venue Hire at Wincanton


The perfect party venue in Somerset whatever the occasion! Whether you’re planning an event for 20 people or 200, we have the spaces and suites to suit.


Whether it’s an anniversary, a birthday party, wedding reception or wake, you need a venue that delivers. We cater to hundreds every year, yet when it comes to your day the focus is on you, making sure every element is fulfilled to the highest standard.


It’s about the little things done well, about giving you the perfect day or evening celebration and memories that last a lifetime.


We can hold a maximum of 120 guests for a seated 3-course meal or for a more informal celebration/reception drinks we are able to accommodate a maximum of 500 guests, providing casual seating for approximately 60 people.

  • Your event will have a stunning and unique backdrop thus ensuring a memorable day.


  • The excellent photo opportunities can capture the bride and groom at the Winning Post or pictured in the parade ring taken from the restaurant balcony.


  • Each wedding party can create their own special day. We can provide an excellent choice of food and wine. While those additional touches can be brought in with your own florists, balloons, discos etc.


  • We can offer the choice of three reception rooms, each with their own bar and spectacular view, which will cater for up to 400 guests, with ample free parking, and full disabled access and facilities. 


  • There is also limited overnight accommodation available at the Kingwell Lodge situated in the middle of the racecourse.


  • From working lunches to fine dining, we offer great British food to match our great British hospitality.


  • A joint venture between Jockey Club Racecourses and Jockey Club Catering, our award-winning caterers, enables us to bring you locally sourced menus tailored to meet your requirements and inspire and energise your guests.


  • The finest British produce, locally sourced from carefully selected regional suppliers are used to create delicious dishes unique to the racecourse.


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An excellent conference room or party room for business events in Somerset accommodating up to 200 guests.

Situated in the heart of Wincanton Racecourse overlooking The Paddock.

Breakout Rooms

Breakout Rooms

Wincanton Racecourse has a total of 12 breakout rooms.

Each breakout room can be used in a variety of seating configurations for discussion groups, board meetings and workshops.



Comfortable and stylish conference room accommodating up to 120 guests.

Overlooking the racecourse and winning post.

Why Choose Wincanton Racecourse?

  • Accommodation on site
  • Dedicated Event Manager
  • Audio Visual equipment
  • Free WiFi
  • Award winning catering with excellent menu options
  • Free car parking
  • Full room dressing packages for weddings, conferences or meetings
  • Wide choice of flexible spaces, with racecourse views
  • Formal or informal events
  • Dressing rooms
  • Breakout rooms
  • Dance floor
  • Cloakroom facilities
  • Free racing for all delegates
  • Easily accessible from the A303

  • The closest station is Castle Carey just 4 miles away with direct links to London

  • Accommodation on site, the Kingwell Lodge

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