Chester Racecourse

Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2LY

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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
  • Will you back a winner 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

Family Funday (1 Aug 2021)
Ladies Day (21 Aug 2021)
Autumn Festival Friday (10 Sept 2021)
Autumn Festival Saturday (11 Sept 2021)
Cheshire Day (25 Sept 2021)
Season Finale (2 Oct 2021)
Roman Day (29 May 2022)
Summer Saturday (12 June 2022)
Clogau Ladies Evening (25 June 2022)
Matthew Clark Summer Festival (26 June 2022)
Boodles Ladies & Gents Evening (9 July 2022)
City Plate Day (10 July 2022)


Public Transport Directions

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



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    Recent Reviews:

    • 800terrya
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Cattle market
      1 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 2nd June 2021
      The view from the Tatts is absolutely non existent , you can’t see a bloody thing ! and £40 odd to get in as well is disgraceful . The queues for the toilets , bars and food outlets are distressing... Read full review
    • Brian M
      Birmingham, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      2 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 13th June 2021
      Right let's be honest...I attended for the first ever time as crowd restricted to 4000, which for someone who can't handle big crowds well, was a great opportunity. Pros Course looks a treat... Read full review
    • IainWirral
      Wirral, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Rip off Britain - the C19 profiteers are about
      2 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 27th June 2021
      After having my original £60 tatts tickets cancelled I was offered £110 'champagne bar' tickets instead. I took a chance and bought them for some much needed post lockdown fun. For £110 you get to... 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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