Ayr Racecourse is Scotland’s only Grade 1 track and home to the jewels in the crown of Scottish Racing – the Coral Scottish Grand National Festival in April and the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festival in September. There are nearly 40 fixtures every year, many of them having live entertainment. There is something for everyone at Scotland’s premier racecourse. Mercure Ayr is just 1.5 miles from Ayr Racecourse. The hotel is hosting their corporate event every year at the race course.