Our Opening Hours | Chester Racecourse

Our Opening Hours

The Chester Racecourse Box Office is situated in Watergate Square at the racecourse and is accessible throughout the week and on race days, in person or by phoning 01244 304 600.

The Box Office opening hours are Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm.

Please note that the Box Office will close on Friday 24 January at 12 noon for staff training and will reopen at 8.30am on Monday 27 January. During this time, Tickets, Membership and Hospitality can be purchased online, please click here

Between Tuesday 14 April and Friday 24 July, the Box Office will be open between 8:30am – 5pm Monday to Friday.

Race Days

The Box Office is open as follows:

on race day fixtures: 8am – until the start of the final race.

on race evening fixtures: 8.30am – until the start of the final race.

Ticket collections

Have you purchased your tickets after the postal deadline? Tickets and badges can be collected from the Box Office on the day on arrival before 11am and before 4pm on the day of an evening meeting.

Extra Seasonal Opening Dates/Times 


Saturday 11 April (Easter Saturday)

9.00am – 4.00pm

Monday 13 April (Easter Monday)

9.00am – 4.00pm

Saturday 18 April

9.00am – 4.00pm

Saturday 25 April

9.00am – 4.00pm

Saturday 2 May

9.00am – 4.00pm

Saturday 16 May

9.00am – 1.00pm

Saturday 6 June

9.00am – 1.00pm

Saturday 20 June

9.00am – 1.00pm

Saturday 4 July

9.00am  - 1.00pm

Saturday 18 July

9.00am – 1.00pm

Saturday 1 August

9.00am – 1.00pm

Saturday 15 August

9.00am – 1.00pm