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Chester Racecourse set for Summer Music Weekend featuring Ibiza in Symphony and Craig Charles thumbnail image Chester Racecourse set for Summer Music Weekend featuring Ibiza in Symphony and Craig Charles 11 July 2024

An immersive line-up of entertainment with two amazing days of racing and live music being staged at a Summer Music Weekend.

Bluey & Bingo Coming to Chester Racecourse for Liverpool John Lennon Airport Family Fun Day thumbnail image Bluey & Bingo Coming to Chester Racecourse for Liverpool John Lennon Airport Family Fun Day 27 June 2024

Say G’day to children’s TV favourites Bluey and Bingo at Chester Racecourse on Sunday 4 August, as the popular doggy duo make personal appearances at a fun-packed Liverpool John Lennon Airport Family Fun Day.

Ella Henderson to Perform Live at Powells Jewellery Ladies Day thumbnail image Ella Henderson to Perform Live at Powells Jewellery Ladies Day 20 June 2024

Multi-platinum selling, three-time BRIT Award nominee Ella Henderson is to perform live at Chester Racecourse for Powells Jewellery Ladies Day on Saturday 31 August.

Edinburgh Gin Marks Three Years as Title Sponsor of Summer Saturday Fixture thumbnail image Edinburgh Gin Marks Three Years as Title Sponsor of Summer Saturday Fixture 12 June 2024

One of Chester’s much-loved racedays, Edinburgh Gin Summer Saturday, returns this weekend, with Edinburgh Gin marking three years as title sponsor.

Racecourse Teams Up with MBNA Community Investment Programme to Gift Free Tickets to Local Charities thumbnail image Racecourse Teams Up with MBNA Community Investment Programme to Gift Free Tickets to Local Charities 6 June 2024

Chester Racecourse once again joined forces with the MBNA Community Investment Programme for another charitable initiative last month, gifting more than 100 free tickets to local charities so that families could enjoy the racecourse’s annual Roman Day celebrations.

Chester Race Company appoints Architects for Strategic Development Plan thumbnail image Chester Race Company appoints Architects for Strategic Development Plan 22 May 2024

Chester Race Company has appointed two architectural practices to work on the next phase of development at Chester Racecourse. Kay Elliott and Lovelock Mitchell Architects have jointly been commissioned to prepare a strategic development plan and a first phase of two projects at key racecourse sites.

Immersive Line-up of Entertainment for Roman Day in Partnership with Via Roma thumbnail image Immersive Line-up of Entertainment for Roman Day in Partnership with Via Roma 17 May 2024

A number of exciting music acts have been added to the immersive line-up of entertainment on offer at Chester Racecourse for Roman Day in partnership with Via Roma on Saturday 25 May.

Zoffee Wins the Duke of Westminster Supporting Chester Cup in 200th Year thumbnail image Zoffee Wins the Duke of Westminster Supporting Chester Cup in 200th Year 10 May 2024

The Hugo-Palmer trained Zoffee was the big winner on a special and historic day on the Roodee, as the Boodles May Festival came to a spectacular conclusion.

Saffie Osborne: To win the Chester Cup again in 200th Year would be Epic thumbnail image Saffie Osborne: To win the Chester Cup again in 200th Year would be Epic 3 May 2024

Saffie Osborne says it would be an epic achievement to pair up with Metier and win the Chester Cup again in its 200th year.

Boodles Enters 11th Year as Title Sponsor of May Festival thumbnail image Boodles Enters 11th Year as Title Sponsor of May Festival 2 May 2024

The Boodles May Festival returns to Chester Racecourse from 8-10 May, with Britain’s leading fine jeweller Boodles sponsoring the prestigious event for an 11th consecutive year.

Types of Experiences at Chester Racecourse thumbnail image Types of Experiences at Chester Racecourse 25 April 2024

A day at the races is something everyone can enjoy which is why here at Chester Racecourse we pride ourselves on not being just a one trick pony! 

Precision Facades to Sponsor Two Races this Year thumbnail image Precision Facades to Sponsor Two Races this Year 22 April 2024

Precision Facades, a leader in the building envelope industry, will continue to sponsor selected races at Chester Racecourse in 2024.

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