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Chester Racecourse

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Tel: 01244 304600

Chester Races

Guide Prices

Please refer to the website for ticketing options


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 all 2018 fixtures, including the Boodles May Festival, are now available to buy and there are a variety of offers available on selected fixtures to reward early purchase.




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    Recent Reviews:

    • dannielllll
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Always a lovely day out
      5 of 5 stars
      Can’t fault a day at the races in Chester always have so much fun! Only thing would be more toilet facilities because there is always huge queues, and more choice of drinks at the main bars Read full review
    • Howarth S
      Worcestershire, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      The oldest and smallest racecourse in England
      4 of 5 stars
      Good views of the racecourse from the city walls. In fact, we were wondering why people would pay to go into the race course! One viewing point on the city walls even had binoculars. Read full review
    • ahickman6
      Chester, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Christmas party night out
      5 of 5 stars
      25/11/17 We have just had our works Christmas night here ( all week inclusive package) We were based in the Long Room We had a great time🎉🎉🎉🎉 Well organised venue 7pm arrival for guests with a... Read full review


    Provider Features

    • In town/city centre
    • Outdoor Attraction

    Parking & Transport

    • Parking (charge)

    Provider Facilities

    • Civil Weddings
    • Conference facilities
    • Event Venue
    • Toilets

    Map & Directions

    Public Transport Directions

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

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    Opening Times

    City Day (9 May 2018)
    Ladies Day (10 May 2018)
    Chester Cup Day (11 May 2018)
    Roman Day (26 May 2018)
    Summer Saturday (16 June 2018)
    Ladies Evening (29 June 2018)
    Summer Festival (30 June 2018)
    Ladies & Gents Evening (13 July 2018)
    City Plate Day (14 July 2018)
    Midsummer Meeting (28 July 2018)
    Family Funday (5 Aug 2018)
    Ladies Day (1 Sept 2018)
    Autumn Festival (14 Sept 2018)
    Autumn Festival Saturday (15 Sept 2018)
    Season Finale (29 Sept 2018)

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