Chester Racecourse

Chester Racecourse
Watergate Square, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2LY
  • Telephone 01244 304610
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  • Website www.chester-races.co.uk
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This 65 acre racecourse was once a harbour during the Roman settlement of Chester. The site was also home to the infamous Goteddsday football match which was banned in 1533 and replaced six years later by horse racing.

Its location in the city makes it a popular venue as it's a short dash to local hotels, shops, bars and restaurants.

The racecourse is a 20–30 minute walk from Chester city centre and the local railway station.

Events at this venue

There are 2 events at this location

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Chester Arts Fair

The arts fair showcases work from galleries all over the country.

Sat 18 Nov

£7 (£5) / 01244 304610

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Sun 19 Nov

£7 (£5) / 01244 304610

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Chester Lions Family Fireworks

Two-display firework extravaganza presented by Chester Lions with live music and funfair in support of local charities. Toddlers' display begins at 6.45pm and main display at 7.30pm.

Sat 4 Nov

£6 (under 4s free) / 01244 304610

  • 17:00

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