Whether you’re celebrating a landmark occasion, throwing an intimate get-together for friends or a large scale gala dinner we will help you to create a truly unforgettable event.

We aim to create unique experiences that will live on past the charm of the event itself.


With a choice of over 8 suites and spaces suitable for dinners, the options are endless.  Larger dinners are best suited to the modern and well-appointed Pavilion Suite with smaller dinners being best suited to syndicate rooms in the Leverhulme Stand overlooking the racecourse or the Paddock Rooms with a view of the Parade Ring.


Bursting with history and character, we have a variety of elegant spaces for celebrations in Cheshire. Tailor made for gala dinners and black tie events, choose from the dining suites in our stands, or the blank canvas of the racecourse’s green spaces. You’ll find a rich sense of history in our smart private boxes, with their views of the racecourse and private bars, and flexibility in the festival chalets that pop up during our summer racing season. Whatever you’re celebrating, we’ll have a unique space for it.

Awards Ceremonies 

Soak up Chester Racecourse’s exciting sense of occasion for your awards ceremony or dinner. Our atmospheric spaces are the perfect location for a corporate awards dinners, sports club or networking event. Enjoy the inspiring surroundings while our award-winning catering team, Horseradish provide a seasonal, local menu, coupled with excellent service,  Choose from the grand scale of the Pavilion Suite or the contemporary elegance of the Paddock Rooms; our traditional grandstands or summer festival chalets for an evening to remember.

Private Parties 

The privacy of our facilities on the edge of the city of Chester are perfect for celebrations; special birthdays, christenings, anniversairies and wakes.

Our award-winning caterers Horseradish  will provide you with food options, from canapés and buffets to formal, five-course dinners. Our spaces are ideal for everything from discreet private dining to grand scale celebrations – the Paddock Rooms are flooded with light from the full-length windows, and overlook the parade ring and winner’s enclosure. They can be used individually or opened into one airy space to feed 80 diners or 120 buffet guests.

The Pavilion Suite has been created specifically for larger events, including black tie dinners, corporate events and awards ceremonies. Whichever you choose, whatever you’re looking for, we’ll make sure it’s a night to remember.

Our in-house events team are experts at creating memorable parties so whether your preference is in food theatre, furnishings, flowers or entertainment, our team will be happy to assist with your arrangements.

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