Established in 1539, Chester is the oldest racecourse still in operation in the world. The racecourse has consistently been awarded the Gold Standard Award by the Racehorse Owners Association (ROA), since the award’s inception in 2008 and was awarded the prestigious title of Large Racecourse of the Year, when the award was launched in 2015 and again in 2018 and 2019.
Chester Races 2023 tickets and hospitality packages are available to purchase now. Come racing at Chester from just £10 per person and kids 17 and under go free!
This year we’re rewarding customers that book early with the best ticket prices. This means the quicker you book, the better price you’ll get!
For group bookings, please call the box office on 01244 304610 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that all tickets will be subject to a £1.25 per ticket administration fee.
The Going for 10 May will be updated on 1 May 2023
Clerk of the Course: Andrew Tulloch
We are delighted to announce that Chester Racecourse has won the Taste of Racecourses category in the 2022 Quality Assured Racecourse Scheme (QARS). As well as this, Chester has ranked in the top 10 racecourses for customer experience.
Chester Race Company are delighted to announce that Steve Davies, currently Operations Director of Lancashire Cricket Club (Emirates Old Trafford) in Manchester, is joining as the new Chief Operating Officer for Chester and Bangor Racecourses.
Chester Race Company are delighted to announce the recent success at the eleventh annual Racecourse Association Showcase Awards. This marquee event of the RCA celebrates excellence and innovation amongst British Racecourses in partnership with Great British Racing, Racing Post, the Racing Foundation and Racing Together.