The Cambridgeshire Meeting Hospitality Packages
See our range of The Cambridgeshire Meeting Hospitality Packages at Newmarket in 2024
Cambridgeshire Meeting Dates: Thursday 26th September – Saturday 28th September 2024
The Cambridgeshire meeting is one of the most historic and prestigious events in the horse racing calendar. Excluding the break outs of World War One (1914 – 1918) and World War Two (1939 -1945), this has been an annual event since it’s inception all the way back in 1839. The first ever winner was Lanercost, with the latest winner being Majestic in 2022 with a time of 1:50.31.
With the Champions Gallery Restaurant Hospitality Package, you will be able to experience the meeting in style with any of the experiences on offer, which are: The Entree, The Premier Restaurant Experience and The VIP Restaurant Experience. All offer a drinks service to your table, a full afternoon tea, a race card as well as a luxurious multi-course meal.
With Eventmasters, you can indulge in any of the experiences offered by our fantastic Private Grandstand Box Hospitality Package. The experiences on offer are as follows: Platinum Experience, VIP Box Experience, Premier Box Experience and the Classic Box Experience. All experiences offer a multi-course set meal, a race card, TV showing live racing, Tote Betting Facilities as well as admission for the Premier Enclosure and the restaurant facility.
More About The Cambridgeshire Meeting:
The Newmarket Racecourse, the venue at which The Cambridge Meeting is to take place once more is one of the most historic and world renowned racecourses in the world. The racecourse was founded all the way back in 1636, with Charles II becoming the first and currently only reigning monarch to ride a winner when he won the inaugural Newmarket Town Plate in 1665.
As for the Cambridgeshire Meeting itself, it’s inception came almost 200 years ago in 1839. The inaugural champion of the event was Lanercost. Other than the outbreaks of World War One (1914 – 1918) and World War Two (1939 – 1945), the Cambridgeshire Meeting has ran annually. The most successful horses, who have all won the race twice are: Hackler’s Pride (1903 & 1904), Christmas Daisy (1909 & 1910), Sterope (1948 & 1949), Prince de Galles (1969 & 1970), Baronet (1978 & 1980), Rambo’s Hall (1989 & 1992) and Bronze Angel (2012 & 2014).
As for the most successful jockeys in this event, having won it 4 times, they are: Nat Flatman (Vulcan – 1841, Evenus – 1844, Alarm – 1845 & Scherz – 1854) as well as George Fordham (Little David – 1853, Odd Trick – 1857, See Saw – 1868 & Sabinus – 1871).
The most recent champion (2022) was Majestic, ridden by Aiden Keeley and trained by Mick Channon. The winning time was 1:50.31.
There is not a better way to experience the 2024 Cambridgeshire Meeting than with one of Eventmasters’ VIP Luxury Hospitality Packages.
The Cambridgeshire Meeting & Newmarket Racecourse FAQs:
When and where does The Cambridgeshire Meeting take place?
The latest Cambridgeshire Meeting takes place over three days of September with official dates yet to be announced. The Cambridgeshire Meeting takes place on the Rowley Mile at the historic Newmarket Racecourse.
Is the venue cashless?
Yes, the Cambridgeshire Meeting will be a cashless event because The Newmarket Racecourse itself is a cashless venue, with it also having no cash machines on site. You can use cash, but you must bring it with you.
Is there a dress code?
Yes, there is a dress code, but it varies slightly in different areas of the venue itself.
Whilst in the premier enclosure you are encouraged to wear smart clothes, including smart trousers, shirt with formal shoes, dress or trouser suit. However, this is NOT compulsory. Fancy dress and sports shirts are NOT permitted in the premier enclosure.
Grandstand & Paddock/Garden Enclosure
The dress code is more relaxed in these areas with more informal clothes. Fancy dress is permitted, but it must be appropriate and cause no offence.
What disabled facilities are available at The Newmarket Racecourse?
The Rowley Mile, the track at which the Cambridgeshire Meeting takes place, has plenty of disabled facilities. All enclosures have raised viewing areas with accessible toilet facilities located within the Millennium Grandstand, the Premier Courtyard, the Paddock Bar area and Garden Enclosure, but NOT at the Head On Stand. Assistance dogs ARE allowed as long as you have a valid identification document from Assistance Dogs (UK) or an international organisation’s equivalent.
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