Chester Racecourse

Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2LY

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Tel: 01244 304600

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Race fixtures throughout the year at Chester Racecourse
  • Race fixtures throughout the year at Chester Racecourse
  • Chester Racecourse, the UK's oldest racecourse
  • The thrill of the races at Chester Racecourse
  • Chester Racecourse, since 1539
  • Chester Racecourse a must visit
  • Ladies Day at Chester Racecourse
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About Us

We’ve had years honing our craft in racegoer satisfaction and an afternoon (or evening) on the Roodee offers an experience like no other.

Sample the thrill of watching competitive racing, whist enjoying premium food and beverages across a variety of areas and enclosures. Whether you’re looking to celebrate a special occasion or fill your weekend with some serious fun, we’ve something to suit. Mingle with the stylish crowd and enjoy a day to remember with family and friends.

Tickets and badges for 2021 fixtures from 25 June are now available to buy.

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Opening Times

MBNA Roman Day (23 May 2020)
Summer Saturday (13 June 2020)
Ladies Evening (26 June 2020)
Summer Festival (27 June 2020)
Ladies & Gents Evening (10 July 2020)
City Plate Day (11 July 2020)
Midsummer Meeting (25 July 2020)
Family Funday (2 Aug 2020)
Ladies Day (22 Aug 2020)
Autumn Festival (11 Sept 2020 - 12 Sept 2020)
Season Finale (26 Sept 2020)
Boodles May Festival - City Day (5 May 2021)
Boodles May Festival - Ladies Day (6 May 2021)
Boodles May Festival - Chester Cup Day (7 May 2021)


Public Transport Directions

Only 10 minutes walk from Chester Town Hall; 25 minutes walk from Chester Railway Station



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    Recent Reviews:

    • MarieB261
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Take your own drink here
      2 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 8th March 2020
      We went to the 'Diva's' cabinet show later night and paid for VIP tickets which was meant to include waitress service from our tables. The VIP tickets where substantially more expensive but we... Read full review
    • 293neilk
      Liverpool, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Love this racecourse .
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 6th May 2020
      Over the years I've been to many many racecourses all over the UK and Europe and without a shadow of a doubt one of my favourites is Chester Racecourse. One of the oldest and most beautiful... Read full review
    • harrytH2573IF
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Purple hair girl
      3 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 15th August 2020
      Lovely food and beer, majority of staff are really polite however one in particular girl is very rude with manners and attitude is diabolical (purple hair at time) other than this really enjoyed the... Read full review



    • Some Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors 

    Parking & Transport

    • Parking (charge)

    Provider Facilities

    • Civil Weddings
    • Conference facilities
    • Event Venue
    • Toilets

    Provider Features

    • In town/city centre
    • Outdoor Attraction

    Contact Us

    Tel: 01244 304600

    Tel: 01244 304600

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