Wakes and Memorials

Funeral Teas, Receptions and Wakes at Exeter Racecourse

At Exeter Racecourse, we understand that coming to terms with the loss of a loved one is always difficult, and the added pressure of organising a wake can cause extra stress at an already emotional time.

We are able to provide a choice of menus along with refreshments and are happy to accommodate a gathering of up to 250 guests.

Our rooms offer audio-visual equipment to allow you to share special memories with your guests. 

We are able to provide:

  • A choice of versatile rooms 
  • Experienced events & catering support to ensure a smooth day
  • Expert catering to suit your needs
  • Versatile location alongside the A38
  • Easily accessible by road and rail 
  • Ample free car parking for your guests


Most suites have disabled access with lifts, wheelchair ramps, stairway handrails and disabled toilet facilities available. The suites also offer facilities for hearing impaired delegates.

Transport Links

  • 4.8 miles from M5 motorway
  • 8 miles from Exeter St David's train station
  • 8 miles from Exeter Airport 

If you require any further information please contact our dedicated events team on 01392 832 599 or email exeterevents@thejockeyclub.co.uk.

Enquire today if you are looking to host a wake or memorial,

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