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Please use the email contact form below to make an enquiry.

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By Post

For written correspondence, our address is:

Pontefract Park Race Co. Ltd, Administration Offices,
Pontefract Park, Park Road, Pontefract, W.Yorks WF8 4QD

or Call

For all numbers dial Pontefract area code (01977):

  • Admin Office 781307
  • Fax Number 781850
  • Banqueting Suite 781851
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We have various promotions running throughout each season.

Click on each tab below for details of current offers:

Wall of Fame

The Wall of Fame is back in 2020 and once again, our racegoers are the stars. 

Not only does the Wall Of Fame have its own dedicated page, but a gorgeous mosaic, with brand new faces, will again be brought to life at the Racecourse with a huge piece of art in the Paddock Lounge Bar. 

If you can find your face on the Wall of Fame, you could win some pretty amazing prizes!

How do you win?

  • Find yourself on the Wall of Fame
  • Make a note of the reference number on the Wall of Fame grid that you appear in
  • Visit the Raceday Office during a 2020 race meeting and claim your prize! 

There’s the opportunity to win a free hospitality box, free meals and some fantastic VIP prizes as well as free racedays, free bets and free drinks!

Don’t worry if you can’t see yourself on the Wall of Fame this year, you could be on it in 2021!

Don't forget that you can also upload a picture of yourself here at Ponte and you could be starring on future Walls of Fame!



Ponte Walk of Fame

The Wall of Fame is getting bigger and better in 2020 and we'll be making some of our own celebrities from the Wall of Fame who will be forming the Ponte Walk of Fame! You could be one of our featured guests on the Walk of Fame in 2020 and, if you are, you'll win some great prizes!

Full details of the Walk of Fame will appear in 2020. 

It's Champion

Don’t miss out on our It's Champion promotion in 2020 which celebrates the achievements of our champion trainer and jockey during our 2019 season.

Mark Johnston took the 2019 leading trainer title, training 9 winners at Pontefract during the 2019 season. Graham Lee was the winningmost jockey with 8 wins! Every time they train or ride a winner at Pontefract in 2020, they’ll unlock a special offer on course which will be valid until the published off time of the following race, or for 30 minutes after the last race of the day if they win that.  

The ‘It’s Champion’ offer will vary at each race meeting with the specific special offer announced at each race meeting.

So with messrs Johnston and Lee, you could be on to a winner in 2020, even if your horse loses!   

The Ponte Faithful

Did you go racing at Ponte in 2019?

Did you book in advance? 

If so, you're already qualified to be in the Ponte Faithful brigade for 2020!

If you made a booking online (or over the phone) in 2019 and return to make another booking for the 2020 racing season, then you will receive:

A free £2 bet
A free drinks voucher
A voucher for £5 off at the turnstile for you to use at another race meeting in 2020
We will also enter you into a Prize Draw to win a table for 4 people in the Park Suite Restaurant at our race meeting on Monday 5th October.


How it works:

1. If you booked online for racing in 2019 and book again for 2020, you are qualified for the promotion.
2. The Racecourse will contact all those who are qualified by email with details of how to claim their voucher pack.

There's never been a better excuse to get a few more racedays in at Ponte! 

Ponte Generations Game

Have your family been coming racing to Ponte for generations? We could have just the thing for you! Keep your eyes peeled for details. 

Social Media VIPs

If you have a Facebook or Twitter account, make sure that you follow all the Racecourse activity on our Social Media pages.

We choose a Facebook VIP and Twitter VIP for every race meeting! Our #PonteVIPs will win entry for them and a guest, as well as a fabulous meal for 2 people.

Website Competition

There are fantastic prizes to win EVERY MONTH in our Website Competition.

Click here to take part and join in the fun! 

Yorkshire Postcode Promotion 

Once again, we’ll be running the Yorkshire Postcode Promotion in 2020.

If you live in Yorkshire and have one of the following postcodes, you could come racing at Pontefract for free!  


Race MeetingQualifying PostcodeNumber of Tickets remaining
Tuesday 7th AprilHG (Harrogate & District)100
Monday 20th AprilYO (York & District)94
Wednesday 29th AprilS (Sheffield & District)62
Monday Evening 8th JuneDN (Doncaster & District)88
Monday 29th JuneWF (Wakefield & District)55
Tuesday 7th JulyLS (Leeds & District)82
Thursday 17th SeptemberHU (Hull & District)97
Thursday 24th SeptemberHX (Halifax & District)95
Monday 5th OctoberHD (Huddersfield & District)97
Monday 19th OctoberBD (Bradford & District)100

To get your ticket:

- Check that there are tickets still available (above) for the race meeting that your postcode qualifies for.

- Send a Stamped Addressed Envelope to The Administration Office, Pontefract Racecourse, Pontefract WF8 4QD

- Tickets will be sent out around 7 to 10 days before each raceday.


Loyalty Card

The Loyalty Card will again be printed at the back of the Racecard for race meetings in April, May and June 2020.

Simply pay to enter the Grandstand & Paddock Enclosure six times and get your seventh visit free – collect your Loyalty Card stamp from the Grandstand & Paddock Racecard Seller or the Raceday Office.

Once you have 6 stamps on your card, send the completed card, along with your name and address and date of the meeting that you would like a free ticket for to: 

The Administration Offices
Pontefract Racecourse
Pontefract Park
Park Road


Designated Driver

If you're driving to one of our Evening Meetings in 2020 (Friday Evening 22nd May, Monday Evening 8th June or Friday Evening 17th July), then pick up a voucher when you park the car and you can claim 2 FREE drinks (courtesy of Harrogate Spa) from specified collection points around the Racecourse!

Private Facilities

If you book a Private Box with us at any race meeting between May 22nd and the end of September, you will automatically qualify for a FREE BOX at one of the first 3 race meetings (7th, 20th or 29th April) or in October in the same year (subject to availability)!

The cost of the Box is free and you will only need to pay for your entrance badges at £22 each (for 10 or more) and any catering requirements that you may have.

Raceday Experiences

Our Raceday Experience 'Add-Ons' offer a cost effective way of enhancing your day at the races.

For a full list of all options please click here

Advanced Booking

It is ALWAYS CHEAPER to book your tickets in advance.

Our advanced rates are available here or you, if you know the date that you're coming, you can go straight to booking online.


PONTEFRACT RACES are run by PONTEFRACT PARK RACE COMPANY LIMITED, a company registered in England No. 159754 whose address within Great Britain is The Administration Office, Pontefract Park, Park Road, Pontefract, West Yorkshire WF8 4QD.

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