The Perfect Venue

...for your special day!


The Lord Nelson Grandstand at Great Yarmouth Racecourse offers a picturesque and tranquil setting for your very special day, with a wonderful backdrop for photographic memories.

We also have several on site marquees with private lawns so you can make the most of the summer weather.

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Choose to hold your wedding in either the Lord Nelson Grandstand or one of our marquees. Your wedding will include:

  • Suite set-up, tailored to suit your requirements
  • Use of outdoor patio and lawn areas
  • Wedding Exclusivity
  • Dance Floor
  • PA System
  • Free Parking
  • On-Site Wedding Co-ordinator to assist with planning and on call for the duration of your day

Wedding Breakfast packages can be tailored to suite your needs depending on your taste and budget. For examples of our menu’s please contact our Wedding Co-ordinator, Jan Willis on 01493 842527, who will be happy to discuss the specific requirements of your day.

If you are looking for something a little different or are a racing enthusiast, why not incorporate your favourite sport into your special day? Weddings or parties held on a race day give the added value of allowing your guests to be entertained by an afternoon or evening of exciting racing. You might even get the opportunity to have a race named after you and to present awards to the Best Turned Out Horse and Winning Owner in the Parade Ring!


Great Yarmouth Racecourse can provide you with the perfect setting for any celebration.

Our Civil Ceremony Licence allows you to hold your Wedding on site in one of our modern suites. Choose between the Horatio, Victory or Trafalgar Suites, and we will provide you with the perfect setting for your special day.

We can also provide the perfect setting for Vow Renewals, Civil Partnership ceremonies and Baby Naming ceremonies.

Your Wedding Ceremony can be held in the Horatio, Victory or Trafalgar Suites and we provide:

  • Interview room prior to the ceremony
  • Ceremony Room
  • Room floristry and decoration
  • Unlimited use of the course for photographs
  • Dressed seating for congregation
  • Wedding Exclusivity
  • Wedding Co-ordinator prior to and during you day
  • Free Parking

For more information contact us on 01493 845554 or email

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