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Win a day at the Races!

Go Racing in Yorkshire

Here's your chance to win a day at the races for two at the Go Racing in Yorkshire Summer Festival...

Saturday 22nd July 2017 - Sunday 30th July 2017

As the Go Racing in Yorkshire Summer Festival approaches there are some fantastic events during the 8 day spectacular.

Everything kicks off at Ripon on Saturday 22nd July.  A warm welcome awaits all Ripon racegoers with exceptional racing providing a fitting start to this year’s Festival.  

Moving to Redcar on Sunday 23rd July for Help for Heroes Day.  This is a family fun day so great fun for all the family with plenty to entertain the kids.

For party people Beverley is the place to be on Monday night, 24th July for a fabulous Carnival night.  New York Band, Samba Dancers, Carnival Floats and much more awaits so you can party the Monday blues away.

Visit Catterick on Wednesday 26th for a summer afternoon of Yorkshire racing on this friendly, relaxed northern racecourse.

Thursday 27th July racing moves to Doncaster for an evening to remember. Not only will the racing be up to Doncaster’s thrilling standard but to finish your night you can also enjoy a DJ set with lots of great music.

Friday 28th July is a racing marathon, starting at Thirsk in the afternoon and moving to York for the evening.  At York racegoers will be treated to Jess Glynn live after racing.

Saturday 29th is Sky Bet Day at York.  Stay on after racing and see All Saints live on stage.


The final day of the Festival finishes at Pontefract with Family Day. The Picnic Enclosure is packed with Children’s Rides, Bouncy Castle and don’t forget to look out for the festival mascot Festival Freddie, he would love to have his photo taken with you.

The Leading Jockey of the festival will receive their cheque for £500 at Pontefract courtesy of TVF Promotions and will also get to present a cheque of £500 to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance, our supported charity of the festival again very kindly donated by TVF Promotions.

The Leading Trainer will also be crowned, Mark Johnston will be the one to beat after holding this title for two years in a row. The winning trainer will get a rare night to relax at the exceptional Goldsborough Hall Hotel in Knaresborough.

The Great Yorkshire Show

The Great Yorkshire Show

How to win...

To win a fantastic day out at the races for two at the Go Racing in Yorkshire Summer Festival, just answer the question and fill in the entry form below.

(Hint - you'll find the answer at goracing.co.uk)

Entry for this competition has now closed.

Find out more about the Go Racing in Yorkshire Summer Festival


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  • One pair of county stand tickets to see a racing meeting of your choice from the Go Racing in Yorkshire Summer Festival events.
Terms and conditions of entry

  • Only one entry per individual will be counted.
  • Five correct entries, drawn at random will be chosen as the winners.
  • Entries must be received by midnight on Sunday 23rd July 2017.
  • The winners will be announced on Monday 24th July 2017.
  • There are no cash alternatives, refunds or exchanges available.
  • The prize is non-transferable, non-negotiable and cannot be substituted for any other prize or cash value, nor can it be used in conjunction with any other offer.
  • This prize is subject to availability.
  • No purchase necessary and draw is not open to employees or immediate family of Minster FM, UKRD Group or Go Racing in Yorkshire and their associated businesses.
  • The winners names may be published on the Minster FM and Go Racing in Yorkshire websites or Social Media sites.
  • Go Racing in Yorkshire and Minster FM accept no responsibility for any lost, delayed or damaged entries.
  • This is a joint promotion between Go Racing in Yorkshire and Minster FM. All data submitted will not be passed or sold to third party companies or organisations unless requested.
  • Third party entries are not allowed and any entry that is deemed to be entered by a third party will be disqualified.
  • Unless permission has been given otherwise when entering the prize draw, all previously unknown data to the promoters will be used solely for the purposes of the prize draw entered and correspondence immediately associated with it.
  • Entry to the competition signifies acceptance for the use of submitted information for the purposes of the competition and related correspondence.
  • Queries about any submitted data and how it is stored and used by Minster FM can be addressed by writing to Minster FM.
  • By entering this promotion, applicants agree to be bound by these conditions of entry as well as Minster FM’s "Competition Terms and Conditions" available at minsterfm.com/legals.php
  • Entries which are not in accordance with such terms and conditions will not be valid and the Promoter reserves the right in its discretion, to disqualify such entries at any time during the promotion.
  • The service providers reserve the right to award alternative prizes of equal, greater or lesser value, should the stated prizes or any part of them become unavailable for any reason.
  • The winners can forfeit their prize at any time by writing to Laura Harland, Promotions Manager, Minster FM, PO Box 123, York, YO19 5ZX.
  • The Promoter reserves the right to cancel, amend, terminate or temporarily suspend this promotion in the event of any unforeseen circumstances outside its reasonable control, with no liability to any entrants or third parties.