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2020 kicks off with The Boodles May Festival, commencing a new decade of racing at on the Roodee. 

This year the three days run Tuesday 5 - Thursday 7 May, in line with the 75th Anniversary celebration of VE Day and the early May Bank Holiday moving to Friday 8 May.

We’ve picked 12 of our favourite May Festival champions from the past 12 decades, who do you think deserves to be on the list? Join in the conversation online and use our hashtag for the season #TheHeartOfHorseRacing or #ChesterRaces and tag @ChesterRaces on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

Tickets and Badges for the three-day festival and all remaining fixtures in the 2020 Chester season are available to buy and a range of discounted offers are available across multiple fixtures for a limited time. Click here for more information and to buy online.

 
The Going

The Going for the 2020 season will be available at the beginning of May.

The Weather
Today, February 21, 2020

Rain
10 °C

Tomorrow, February 22, 2020

Cloudy
8 °C

February 23, 2020

Partly cloudy
6 °C