Make your wedding day extra special, at an extraordinary location! Listed as the oldest racecourse still in use in the world, Chester Racecourse is a diamond in the town’s crown (or on its finger) – the racecourse provides the perfect backdrop for a truly magical day.

Our expert team know how to curate a wedding day to remember; we’ll take care of everything!

If you already know what it is you’re looking for, speak to our dedicated team:

01244 304 660

Weddings at Chester Racecourse

With a range of rooms available large and small, from historic stands to contemporary character-filled suites with floor to ceiling views, whether you’re looking for an intimate service or a grand celebration, we have the perfect space for your special day.

Leverhulme 1st & 2nd Floor

Leverhulme Chester Racecourse dressed for Wedding reception. Orange and pink floral decoration. Flower, botanic arch with heart decoration and table centrepiece

The Leverhulme stand is the perfect backdrop to your wedding day – It even comes with a balcony perfect for a drinks reception, for the guests to cheers to the happy couple.

The Paddock Rooms

White and Yellow wedding decoration in the Paddock Rooms at Chester Racecourse. Wedding Ceremony aisle lined with white and yellow rose bushes.

The Paddock Rooms provide the ideal setting for ceremonies where you can add your own personal touch to theme the room. 

We can transform the room for you; from saying “I do”, to “can I have some more”, to “could you play…?”. Taking you from Day to night.

The Champagne Bar

Champagne Bar set up for a wedding at Chester Racecourse

The Champagne Bar is an ideal venue for your wedding ceremony where you can add your own personal touch to theme the room. 

The Parade Ring

The parade ring at Chester Racecourse set up for a wedding

It doesn’t get more central than this! Situated in the midst of the garden area, surrounded by Chester Racecourse’s key locations, this will really get you and your guests excited.

The County Long Room

County Long Room dressed for a wedding at Chester Racecourse. Wedding cake is rustic with floral details and gold bows on chair decoration.

One of the larger wedding spaces on site, The County Long Room can hold 200 – 250 guests. High ceilings, outdoor terrace area, and long bar, your guests will have plenty of space to enjoy your special day!

The Pavillion

The Pavillion at Chester Racecourse set up for a Wedding. Long Head Table decor

You will be wowed by thespacious, contemporary spaceand large bar area, adaptablefor weddings of all sizes.


1539 restaurant at Chester Racecourse

This sophisticated and modern glass fronted restaurant boasts breath taking panoramic views of the whole of the Racecourse.


Let us take care of your special day!

Chester Racecourse has its own on-site hotel and ample parking, taking away any of your guests’ worries.

Don’t take our word for how amazing our spaces and suites are, take a look for yourself. We host a number of wedding open days throughout the year, designed for you to experience the variety of rooms and facilities. It’s the perfect opportunity to share your ideas with our wedding coordinators, explore the venue, view our delicious menus and be inspired ahead of your special day! Spaces are limited for wedding open days, so please contact the team to book your place.

Kick off your wedding planning today; get your tour scheduled, and your date booked so you can start to send out your RSVP’s


Speak with our team on: 01244 304 660 for more information