Autumn Racing at the Rowley Mile

Autumn Racing at the Rowley Mile

Steeped in history, having staged ‘Classic’ races since 1809 with a glittering array of winners including Sir Ivor, Brigadier Gerard, Nijinsky, Dancing Brave and Frankel, the Rowley Mile Racecourse combines style and formality with top class action.

The Rowley Mile hosts a number of race days across the Autumn, notably the Cambridgeshire Meeting and the Dubai Future Champions Festival!

2023 Schedule

Saturday 23rd September – Cesarewitch Trial Day
Thursday 28th – Saturday 30th September – The Cambridgeshire Meeting

Join us on the Rowley Mile for the prestigious Cambridgeshire Meeting, which offers up three days of world class racing.

Thursday 28th September
Friday 29th September
Saturday 30th September – Juddmonte Day

Juddmonte Day on Saturday 30 September is a spectacle not to be missed! The famous bet365 Cambridgeshire Heritage Handicap, which is the first leg of the historic Autumn Double (the second being The Cesarewitch at Dubai Future Champions Festival), is on every racing fans calendar as over thirty horses thunder up The Rowley Mile!

Saturday 7th October – Sun Chariot Day
Friday 13th – Saturday 14th October – Future Champions Festival

The highlight of The Newmarket Gold Season, the Dubai Future Champions Festival, provides two days of top class racing, as the sport looks to unearth potential stars for the following campaign.

Friday 13th October – Festival Friday
As the final festival of the racing season at Newmarket, the first day of the Dubai Future Champions Festival features thrilling racing including the Group 1 bet365 Fillies’ Mile & Group 2 Dubai Challenge Stakes.

Saturday 14th October – Future Champions Day
Dubai Future Champions Saturday is a must for all racing fans with the action on the track a spectacle to rival the finest racedays.
The seven race card hosts three Group races including the Group 1 Darley Dewhurst Stakes. Often used by trainers to kick start a horses career, previous champions include; Frankel, considered the finest race horse of all time, 2000 Guineas winners Dawn Approach and Churchill, and 2018 July Cup winner US Navy Flag.

Wednesday 25th October – Two Year Old Day
Friday 3rd – Saturday 4th November – The Final Meeting

It’s time for the end of season finale on the Rowley Mile with two more days of fantastic racing action at the Home of Horseracing.
Friday 3rd November
Saturday 4th November

Please find details of hospitality options for the above events, below.

Please use the form at the bottom of the page to submit your hospitality enquiry, or contact us at

Newmarket Racecourses provide top quality hospitality at these events and we are pleased to provide you with the opportunity to experience them. Please see options below.

Please use the form at the bottom of the page to submit your request.

The Champions Gallery

Thundering horses, the excitement of the roar, the popping of champagne corks, delicious food and the unmistakable breath-taking views of the ‘Home of Horseracing’ are all elements that make a day in The Champions Gallery truly unforgettable.

Immerse yourself in a sensory experience with a visit to the panoramic Champions Gallery Restaurant, located at the heart of the historic Rowley Mile.

Treat your most important clients to a luxurious sit down meal, with a waited service that embraces the passion, skill and flair of the expert head chef.

Packages start from £87pp, please enquire for more information.

Private Boxes

The private boxes are located on the fourth floor of the Millennium Grandstand and offer the most spectacular view of the course and racing action!

These stylish, private venues offer an intimate and social setting designed for luxurious entertaining. The ambience is modern elegance and sophistication, the catering is second to none and the race viewing from your own private balcony will make your day truly unforgettable.

Please note: private boxes require a minimum booking of 10 guests

Please enquire for further information.

Should you wish to look at a more bespoke package for your hospitality or for groups of 20 or more please use the form below to submit your enquiry and we will come back to you with our best available package.

    Rowley Mile Autumn Hospitality Enquiry Form

    Please submit your enquiry using the form below. We will come back to you with further details and how to secure your hospitality once we have confirmed availability.