Widely regarded as an ideal track for leading stables to introduce their better prospects, it is therefore unsurprising that this attractive countryside racecourse pulls in the crowds. Although meetings are spread between April and October, there is a heavy leaning towards fixtures during the summer and the four evening music themed meetings are particular favourites amongst the locals.

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Upcoming packages to look forward to in 2021


With what is proving to be quite a testing and tricky time for us all, we want to shake away the doom and gloom with some exciting racing trips and packages to look forward to come 2021 when things return back to normal…

Let’s start from the beginning




Salisbury races over a range of distances, between 5 furlong and 1 mile 6 furlong. The Effect of the Draw High numbers are definitely best in straight races when the ground is fast, but there's not much in it on softer going. Concentrate on the top eight stalls in straight races with more than sixteen runners on fast ground.

Salisbury Racecourse, Netherhampton, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP2 8PN.

Fixtures at Salisbury

Date Course Type
Sun Aug 9 2020 Salisbury Afternoon - Flat
Thu Aug 13 2020 Salisbury Afternoon - Flat
Fri Aug 21 2020 Salisbury Afternoon - Flat
Thu Sep 3 2020 Salisbury Flat - Afternoon - Turf
Fri Sep 11 2020 Salisbury Flat - Evening - Turf
Thu Oct 1 2020 Salisbury Flat - Afternoon - Turf

Salisbury Races News

BHA PRESS RELEASE - Return of owners to the racecourse



Industry plans will allow owners to attend race meetings behind closed doors from 4 July

Racehorse owners will be able to start attending race meetings behind closed doors from Saturday 4 July in a safe and risk-managed way, under plans agreed by the Racecourse Association (RCA), Racehorse Owners Association (ROA) and British Horseracing Authority (BHA).



We have updated this web site, to feature all of the fixtures from the resumption of racing in the UK.