Race Season

A day on the Roodee (racecourse) 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, they've something to suit. Mingle with the stylish crowd and enjoy a day to remember with family and friends.

Secure your places at any Chester race day and guarantee an unforgettable racing experience in 2017. View our Chester Races Calendar for the full programme of events.

2017 Race Day Food & Drink Offers ↓

2017 Chester Races Calendar ↓

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Contact our events team on 01244 347 000 or email events@abodechester.co.uk.

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RACE DAY FOOD & DRINK OFFERS

ULTIMATE BOTTOMLESS BOOZY BRUNCH £20

Unlimited prosecco or bellinis, served 10am - 12pm in our Conservatory.

Excludes polo events.

Ice Cold Prosecco

ICE-COLD BOTTLE OF PROSECCO & STRAWBERRIES FOR TWO £20

Offer includes a bottle of Prosecco and a punnet of strawberries. Served until 10pm every day.

 

Three-Course Lunch on Fifth

THREE-COURSE LUNCH IN OUR RESTAURANT ON FIFTH £35

Excludes polo events.

Prosecco & Tuscan Fries

BOTTLE OF ICE COLD PROSECCO & TUSCAN FRIES FOR TWO £20

Offer includes a bottle of Prosecco and Tuscan fries. Served until 10pm every day.

CALENDAR

Chester Cup Day

Wednesday 10th May

The Chester Cup marks the opening of the annual Chester May Festival, where crowds of enthusiastic racegoers flock to the picturesque Chester racecourse.

Boodles Ladies Day

Thursday 11th May

Boodles Ladies Day prides itself on raising the fashion stakes, with racegoers going all out for a style win.

 

Boodles City Day

Friday 12th May

At Boodles City Day you’ll get to see racing of an exceptional standard with some of the most talked about horses of the season.

Roman Day

Saturday 27th May

Chariot races and a chance to meet and have your photograph taken with Roman soldiers are among the day’s many highlights...

 

LDF International Polo

Friday 2nd June & Saturday 3rd June

This two day event showcases the array of talent from the polo elite with teams competing to win a £10,000 prize.

Summer Saturday

Saturday 10th June

Summer has finally landed and this event is ideal for groups wanting to enjoy a day at the races in the sun!

 

Ladies Evening

Friday 30th June

It’s all about the glamour on Ladies Evening. With seven exciting races to enjoy, it’s the perfect way to spend a Friday evening.

Summer Festival

Saturday 1st July

Enjoy a thrilling afternoon of racing action at the height of the summer on the stunning Roodee.

 

City Plate Day

Saturday 15th July

The most popular day of the season, with an atmosphere impossible to describe. Join this season’s most glamorous crowd for a day out that you won’t want to miss.

Midsummer Meeting

Saturday 29th July

It’s the middle of the summer, the sun will be shining and everyone’s heading to this not to be missed event.

 

Family Funday

Sunday 6th August

Stuck for things to do over the school holidays? Look no further than Chester Racecourse’s Family Funday.

Ladies Day

Saturday 26th August

Ladies Day is a hugely glamorous occasion, where crowds of enthusiastic racegoers flock to the Roodee.

 

Chester Stakes Day

Saturday 2nd September

Chester Stakes Day celebrates the historic Chester Stakes and the long standing affiliation between the City of Chester and the Racecourse.

The Roodee Challenge Cup Polo Weekend

Friday 8th & Saturday 9th September

Relax pitch side for a memorable day watching thrilling polo at the Roodee.

 

Autumn Festival

Friday 15th September & Saturday 16th September

Another great day out at the Roodee, the perfect opportunity to enjoy the autumn sunshine with family and friends.

Season Finale

Saturday 30th September

The final flutter of the year and your last opportunity to see the horses under starters orders; the Finale brings the spectacular 2017 season to a close.

 


See the Chester Races website for full details and to book tickets:

www.chester-races.co.uk

Meetings & Functions

Preferred contact method

ABode Chester
Grosvenor Road
Chester
CH1 2DJ
01244 347 000