Chester Heritage Festival Launch

Chester Racecourse, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2LY

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Tel: 01244 304 600

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About Us

Where better to introduce this year’s Heritage Festival than at the oldest racecourse in the land. Established in 1539, racing has taken place on the Roodee for 480 years and this year’s Heritage Festival programme will be introduced at the Roman Day fixture. Join Festival organisers and enjoy a host of activities out on the Open Course. This family themed race day is especially fun for youngsters who can learn some fascinating facts about their Cestrian ancestors and witness some spectacular sporting displays both on and off the track. Chester Racecourse as sponsors of this event are giving Chester residents living in a CH1-4 postcode and those in receipt of this leaflet a special half-price discount* when tickets are purchased in person at the Chester Racecourse Box Office.

For more information visit chester-races.com/romanday or call 01244 304 600 *Valid on County Concourse Badges and Tattersalls Enclosure tickets only and is only available until Friday 26 April 2019 or the full allocation of available tickets at this discounted price has been reached.

Opening Times

Festival Launch (25 May 2019 - 26 May 2019)

Directions

Public Transport Directions

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

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Recent Reviews:

  • SteveMoss
    Bromley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Burns Supper
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 13th February 2019
    As an invited guest through the Caledonian Society I enjoy such wonderful company in the Racecourse Banqueting Suite. The food was simply wonderful and staff most attentive. Read full review
  • ALAN T
    Pontefract, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Day trip
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 25th February 2019
    The wall walk takes you past the race course and it looked stunning as it was a sunny day in Februaury. A lovely open space at a small race course and ideal for a picnic Read full review
  • vacationgirl58
    Chester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great Course
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 10th March 2019
    A good racecourse with Fantastic views from The City Walls. On race days it’s exceptionally busy with a great atmosphere. A great day out. Read full review

Facilities

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Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Outdoor Attraction

Contact Us

Tel: 01244 304 600

Tel: 01244 304 600

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