Food & Drink
A deliciously diverse district for food lovers.
Find delicious food delights and fabulous food festivals, fresh local produce and talented local chefs and an amazing selection of cafes, retuarants and real ale pubs.
From fine dining to pub grub, delicious cream teas to real ale, cafe culture to curry cusine, there is something here to suit all palates; you can even listen to contemporary jazz whilst enjoying a bite and a pint.
Day at the Races
A day out at Pontefract Racecourse.
Pontefract Racecourse delivers an exciting, altnerative day out, boasting excellent views of the track from all enclousures and is located a short distance from Pontefract town.
Set in beautiful parkland Pontefract Racecourse is the longest continuous circuit in Europe with a full race programme taking place from April to October every year.