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.
Unlimited prosecco or bellinis, served 10am - 12pm in our Conservatory. Excludes polo events.
Offer includes a bottle of Prosecco and a punnet of strawberries. Served until 10pm every day.
Excludes polo events.
Offer includes a bottle of Prosecco and Tuscan fries. Served until 10pm every 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.
Thursday 11th May
Boodles Ladies Day prides itself on raising the fashion stakes, with racegoers going all out for a style win.
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.
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...
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.
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!
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.
Saturday 1st July
Enjoy a thrilling afternoon of racing action at the height of the summer on the stunning Roodee.
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.
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.
Sunday 6th August
Stuck for things to do over the school holidays? Look no further than Chester Racecourse’s Family Funday.
Saturday 26th August
Ladies Day is a hugely glamorous occasion, where crowds of enthusiastic racegoers flock to the Roodee.
Saturday 2nd September
Chester Stakes Day celebrates the historic Chester Stakes and the long standing affiliation between the City of Chester and the Racecourse.
Friday 8th & Saturday 9th September
Relax pitch side for a memorable day watching thrilling polo at the Roodee.
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.
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.