Cabourg Racecourse

Find out more about the Cabourg Racecourse in Calvados!

Built in 1928, this famous tourist destination in Cabourg, Calvados has been exclusively used for harness racing since 1974. Still called the ‘little Norman Vincennes’, it charms the best harness-racers of France with its famous night-time events. Come and visit during your stay at Le Fanal for a great time.

These incredible races are unmissable

With a capacity of 15,000 people and a 600-place car park, the racecourse has 2 restaurants: ‘Le Marcel Proust’, a restaurant with panoramic views, and ‘La Terrasse’, next to the track. The racecourse also contains a Hall des Balances and an Owners’ Gallery. Services and facilities include a souvenir shop, a visit behind the scenes of the racecourse and a giant screen. Various events, especially games and performances, are organised here in July and August, during the ‘Summer season at the Racecourse’. Every Tuesday and Friday, evening entertainment is guaranteed with concerts, fireworks and themed evenings.

Cabourg's ‘must-see’ tourist attraction

An unparalleled programme of events on the coast of Normandy. Enjoy the party from the stands or in the panoramic restaurant. Treat yourself to an unforgettable time with your family, partner or friends in this marvellous tourist attraction during your time in Le Fanal. To fully enjoy the moment, hire a mobile home during the summer events. Make sure you try the gastronomic cuisine of ‘Le Marcel Proust’ restaurant, and enjoy incredible panoramic views over the racecourse from a great position. You’ll love the locally-inspired dishes in ‘La Terrasse’ restaurant, served in a modern and stylish setting. Don’t forget to stop by the ‘Souvenir shop’ to buy something to remember these precious moments.

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