The Script to Play Newmarket Nights


The Jockey Club Live have just announced the first headliner of Newmarket Nights 2020; The Script. Performing on Friday 19th June, they join previously revealed Summer Saturday Live headliners McFly (Saturday 29th August).

The alt-pop trio, fronted by Danny O’Donoghue, are one of the most successful Irish acts of recent times, achieving 6 billion streams, 30 million single sales, 10.8 million album sales, over 12 million monthly Spotify listeners and 1.8 million ticket sales globally.

Having returned earlier this year with the emotive, stadium-bound first single ‘The Last Time’, their sixth studio album ‘Sunsets & Full Moons’ was released on Friday (8th November) and is set to continue the success of their previous LPs, with the band having clocked up an incredible four UK Number 1 albums.

The arena-filling band will open the summer season at Newmarket Racecourses on Friday 19th June 2020, with hits including ‘The Man Who Can’t Be Moved’, ‘Hall of Fame’, ‘For The First Time’ and ‘Superheroes’.

Guys, we’re really excited to be headlining Newmarket Racecourses on the 19th June, it’s going to awesome. We shall see you there!

Danny O’Donoghue, The Script

Following the announcement of McFly as our Summer Saturday Live headliner earlier this week, we are thrilled to announce that The Script will be making their Newmarket Nights debut on Friday 19th June. The Script are renowned for their spectacular live show and we can’t wait to welcome them to the July Course next year.

Sophie Able, General Manager of Newmarket Racecourses

Tickets will be on sale at 8am on Friday 22nd November via, with a presale available to customers at 8am on Wednesday 20th November. Tickets are priced starting at £39.20 (inclusive of fees). All T&C’s are available on There will be hospitality packages available to suit all budgets. 

Tickets for McFly at Summer Saturday Live on Saturday 29th August are onsale now via

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