Ayr Racecourse is Scotland’s only Grade 1 track and home to the jewels in the crown of Scottish Racing – the Coral Scottish Grand National Festival in April and the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festival in September. In 2018 we have a record 37 fixtures, many of them having live entertainment. There is something for everyone at Scotland’s premier racecourse.

We are renowned at Ayr Racecourse for providing some of the finest hospitality at any sporting venue in the UK. Let us entertain you at Scotland's Premier Racecourse...

  • 08 March 2018 Lucinda goes for more Ayr Glory

    Ayr Racecourse hosts the totepool Raceday today (Friday) with the seven race card carrying healthy prize-money of more than £66,000.

  • 27 February 2018 Ross bags a four timer at Ayr

    Jockey Ross Chapman stole the show at Ayr Racecourse on Monday riding his first ever four timer and finishing second on his only other mount.

  • 26 February 2018 Champion Jockey in action at Ayr

    RACING at Ayr today goes ahead after the track passed an inspection. The star attraction at the track is champion jockey Richard Johnson who has five mounts on the seven race card.

5-Day Forecast
    With many years experience as a Racehorse owner, I am constantly impressed with the effort and expediency with which the team at Ayr work to ensure that the race track is produced to the highest standard possible. Welfare of horses and jockeys is obviously paramount in their priorities. This, coupled with first class hospitality, is why we remain long-standing Sponsors and supporters of Ayr.
    Ronnie Bartlett, Chairman, Albert Bartlett