Newmarket Nights 2017: James

5 April 2017, 08:00

James - Band

Get ready to 'Sit Down' with James at Newmarket Nights this summer.

This summer's line up at Newmarket Nights just keeps getting better and better, and we're really looking forward to Friday 4th August 30th June to see the latest addition.

James joins Olly Murs, Jess Glynne and The Jacksons on the list of acts confirmed to perform as part of this year's season of live music and horse racing at Newmarket, proudly supported by Heart.

Tickets go on pre-sale from 8am on Wednesday 5th April, with the general sale starting at 8am on Friday 7th April.


Since forming in Manchester in 1982, James' have released 14 studio albums, selling 13 million copies.

They've also had huge chart success with hits including ‘Sit Down’, ‘Laid’ and ‘She’s A Star’.

So get ready to join your friends and family and have a brilliant night on the July Course!


Newmarket Nights

Newmarket is the historic home of horse racing and hosts a season of live music across the summer.

During 2016, highlights included performances by Mark Ronson, Busted and Jess Glynne.

>>> Relive last year in our photo galleries here

Getting to the July Course...

Merge onto the A11 at junction 9, signposted Newmarket and Norwich.

After 10 miles branch left and merge onto the A1304, signposted Newmarket.

After 5 miles take the second exit at the roundabout, signposted The July Racecourse. 

Sat Nav postcode - CB8 0XE