Fixture highlights

Fixture Highlights

Experience top racedays across the flat and jump season with a range of admissions, special packages and a wide choice of dining and hospitality options. See quality race horses in action, glam up for Ladies Day, party with friends or entertain the whole family - there are racedays to suit all tastes and budgets.

Whether you're a regular racing enthusiast, enjoy family days or like the prestigious social events, the feature highlights at Musselburgh Racecourse provide a great day out of variety and value.

Find out more about our biggest races and events throughout the year.

Scottish Cheltenham Trials Weekend

The Scottish Cheltenham Trials Weekend offers an entire weekend all of thrills and excitement of premier jumps racing.  Top racing action is guaranteed with some of the country's best hurdlers and chasers, most of whom will be aiming for the Cheltenham Festival or The Aintree Grand National meeting.

Easter Saturday 

New to our 2017 repertoire - our Easter Saturday meeting is set to be one of the biggest social events over the Easter weekend. A thrilling day of flat racing that will have your heart pounding with excitement. The raceday will feature the £100,000 Queen’s Cup. This race is in Her Majesty The Queen's honor and was marked with her seal of approval. There's something for everyone at the races and it's the perfect way to spend your Easter weekend. 

The Edinburgh Cup Raceday sponsored by Edinburgh Gin

Bringing colours to the Capital. The Edinburgh Cup is one of Musselburgh's most popular events with a race programme packed full of quality flat racing as well as the Investec Derby live on the Big Screen from Epsom Downs. Following the racing, make your way to the Stage Bar Marquee and dance yourself dizzy at the after- party. Edinburgh's premier raceday is complimented by artisan food units, Edinburgh Cup cocktails and fabulous live entertainment.

Stobo Castle Ladies Day

Don't miss Ladies Day at Musselburgh Racecourse - Scotland's sell out Ladies Day event and a 'must' in the Scottish social calendar. Enjoy top class horseracing in a stylish and fantastic party atmosphere with prestigious competition prizes, fashion parades, musical entertainment and hosted within award-winning venue facilities. For fantastic VIP hospitality packages please Contact Us

The Caledonian Cup Raceday 

You can expect a lot more than just thrilling Flat racing on our Caledonian Cup Raceday including a chance to sample an array of beers straight from the Caledonian Brewery in Edinburgh. Alongside our seven flat races including The £20,000 Caledonian Cup you’ll be able to enjoy live music, sip on some delicious local Caledonian beers, nibble on a pie (or two) and relax in our Scottish beer festival marquee. Sounds like a perfect Saturday to us!

Supporting Your Services Family Raceday

A massed pipe and drum band will march from the centre of Musselburgh into the Racecourse and up the final furlong to play in front of the grandstand. Armed forces displays and stands, FREE fairground rides and children's entertainment make this an excellent family afternoon of flat racing.

New Years Day

Bring in the New Year with an exciting day of top quality jump racing featuring one of the most historic athletic events in the world, The Racing UK New Year Sprint. Continue your New Year celebrations at this traditional highlight.