Welcome To Chester Racecourse The Oldest Racecourse In The World Find out more

Established in 1539, Chester is the world’s oldest operational racecourse (verified in 2019 by Guinness World Records) and has continued to provide iconic and unforgettable race days to avid racegoers.  The racecourse has consistently been awarded the Gold Standard Award by the Racehorse Owners Association (ROA) since the award’s inception 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.

Some of the most historic races are held at Chester including the Chester Cup, the Chester Vase, the Ormonde Stakes, the Cheshire Oaks and the Dee Stakes.

A racecourse not only steeped in history but also renowned for its style, class and of course, inimitable racetrack. 

This year we’re rewarding guests 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 enquiries@chester-races.com.

Please note that all tickets will be subject to a £1.25 per ticket administration fee.

The Going

Going and Weather

The Going will be available for Saturday 29 June will be available on Monday 24 June.

The Weather
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