On Friday 26th November Newcastle Falcons take on Worcester Warriors in the latest instalment of the Gallagher Premiership Rugby competition, kicking off at Kingston Park at 7.45pm.
Then, the following afternoon of Saturday 27th November, Newcastle Racecourse hosts one of the most prestigious hurdle races in the horse racing calendar- the Betfair Fighting Fifth – where a selection of the finest hurdlers in the world compete for an historic prize.
Want to fill your weekend with even more world class sport? Join the Lionesses at Sunderland's Stadium of Light where England will welcome Austria on Saturday 27 November (12.30pm KO) for their penultimate 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifier of the year, with tickets available here. If you're looking start your weekend early, international basketball returns to the Vertu Motors Arena on Thursday 25 November at 6:30pm as Great Britain face Greece with tickets available to purchase from the Newcastle Eagles Box Office.
Some of the city's best attractions, bars and restaurants are running special offers for anyone attending the Northern R&R weekend, including Point Blank Shooting who will be offering a special deal which includes their bottomless brunch on Sunday 28th October. Looking for somewhere to stay? INNSiDE, one of Newcastle’s newest lifestyle hotels will also be offering 20% discount off their best available rates throughout the weekend. To book, contact Anna in reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For those purchasing through Newcastle Racecourse: simply click here and select your preferred package. This will include entry to both events.
For those purchasing through Newcastle Falcons e-ticketing system: simply go into the Worcester game on Friday 26th November and select your ticket class either standing in North or South or seated in West. You will then see a price class for R&R adult or R&R U18. Simply select and purchase the correct ticket. This ticket will include your entrance to the racecourse on Saturday 27th November.
Be in the thick of the action with tickets to North stand for the rugby and entrance to the grandstand enclosure at the racing. This basic package includes standing tickets at Kingston Park. Your tickets include free buses from the racecourse to town at the end of the day. 20% discount already applied. Tickets only available until midday Friday 26 November.
This upgraded package includes covered standing in the South stand at Kingston Park, which boasts its own dedicated indoor bar and access to the grandstand enclosure at the racecourse. Your tickets include free buses from the racecourse to town at the end of the day. 20% discount already applied. Tickets only available until midday Friday 26 November.
The premier package includes seated tickets to the rugby at Kingston Park and access to the 100 Club, which has a private bar and exclusive food for purchase, as well as access to the Premier Enclosure at the racecourse. Your tickets include free buses from the racecourse to town at the end of the day. 20% discount already applied. Tickets only available until midday Friday 26 November.
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