Welcome to Wolverhampton Racecourse & Conference Centre
Wolverhampton Racecourse is owned by Arena Racing Company, the largest racecourse operator in the UK.
Racing began in Wolverhampton in 1825 and moved to the current racecourse site in 1888, the first race meeting being held on 13 August. We are proud that in 1994, HRH Queen Elizabeth II re-opened the new Wolverhampton Racecourse.
Wolverhampton is one of Britain’s busiest racecourses, hosting 77 All-Weather fixtures in 2017. A truly unique and multipurpose venue in the heart of the Midlands perfect for any wedding, event, conference or meeting.
Wolverhampton Racecourse is a fantastic entertainment venue, offering all the thrills of horse racing day or night. With live music events throughout the year as well as feature events such as family fun day and ladies evening Wolverhampton Racecourse is perfect for celebrations with family and friends.
Wolverhampton Racecourse is also home to a conference centre and Holiday Inn Hotel making us a venue for all occasions.
Whether enjoying the luxury of a private suite situated on the first floor of the main Grandstand, treating yourself to fine dining in our award winning Horizons Restaurant or celebrating with parties in the Ringside Suite, Wolverhampton Racecourse offers a selection of hospitality packages complemented by thrilling racing action.
Food & Drink
Delicious and varied menus, carefully selected wine lists and friendly and accommodating staff, all guarantee a memorable experience. We offer a choice of menus, from simple finger buffets to formal dining options, catering for all budgets and requirements.
Hire Our Venue
Wolverhampton Racecourse and Conference Centre is a truly unique, multi-purpose venue situated at the heart of the Midlands, perfect for indoor and outdoor events, with a capacity of up to 25,000 guests.
Conveniently located in The City of Wolverhampton, off the A449 (Stafford Road) dual carriageway. Follow the brown tourist signs to Wolverhampton Racecourse (identified by the horse and jockey image). From north: Exit Junction 11 of the M6 and join the A460 towards Wolverhampton. Join the M54 at J1 Westbound. Exit at J2 and follow the A449 towards Wolverhampton. From south: Exit junction 10a of the M6 joining M54 to junction 2. Follow A449 towards Wolverhampton.