Chester Racecourse

Chester Racecourse
Watergate Square, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2LY
  • Telephone 01244 304610
  • Email
  • Website www.chester-races.co.uk
Photo of Chester Racecourse

This 65 acre racecourse was once a harbour during the Roman settlement of Chester. The site was also home to the infamous Goteddsday football match which was banned in 1533 and replaced six years later by horse racing.

Its location in the city makes it a popular venue as it's a short dash to local hotels, shops, bars and restaurants.

The racecourse is a 20–30 minute walk from Chester city centre and the local railway station.

Events at this venue

There are 2 events at this location

Sorted by title / date & time

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the information displayed here is accurate, always check with the venue before attending (especially during the Covid-19 pandemic).

Race Meeting

Check venue for exact opening and race times.

Sat 28 May

01244 304610

Afternoon Flat Racing

  • 12:00

Sat 11 Jun

01244 304610

Afternoon Flat Racing

  • 12:00

Fri 24 Jun

01244 304610

Evening Flat Racing

  • 18:00
…and 9 more dates until 24 Sep

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Wed 8 Jun

£1800–£192 / 01244 304610