In times gone by this was the original and only meet held at the racecourse and dates back to 1905. Today Fakenham Races is a very popular venue and holds meetings throughout the year, On Easter Monday people travel from across the county to watch the races and also enjoy a popular and traditional annual event. The Easter Monday fist race starts at 2.15pm on Monday 18th April 2022 but you will want to be there about an hour before.
It is worthwhile purchasing a membership for the day which allows you to park up closest to the action. This is also a great day to dust down all your favourite picnic kit for the coming year. You can purchase a race card on the day or pick up a racing paper and study the form beforehand. Fakenham Easter Monday meeting is great for a flutter or just a bit of fun.