Headliners announced for Newmarket Nights 2020

The Jockey Club Live has announced the first headliner of Newmarket Nights 2020; The Script.

The Script

Performing on Friday 19 June, they join previously revealed Summer Saturday Live headliners McFly who will perform on Saturday 29 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  8 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 19 June 2020, with hits including ‘The Man Who Can’t Be Moved’, ‘Hall of Fame’, ‘For The First Time’ and ‘Superheroes’.  

Newmarket Nights are renowned for combining a fun filled evening at the races with a spectacular evening concert in the informal and relaxed open-air setting of the hallowed turf. 


Tickets will be on sale at 8am on Friday 22 November via thejockeyclublive.co.uk, with a pre-sale available to customers at 8am on Wednesday 20 November. Tickets are priced starting at £39.20 (inclusive of fees). All T&C’s are available on newmarket.thejockeyclub.co.uk. 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 thejockeyclublive.co.uk.

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