Racecourse

Chester Racecourse

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Overview

1st
Rank in Chester

The Chester Racecourse is a venue of historic importance. This place is the oldest racecourse of England and is better known as the Roodee. During the Roman era the racecourse was laid beneath water as a tidal pool of the River Dee. This is a 65 acre destination beside the beautiful River Dee. During the ancient times Goteddsday football match, which was alter on banned in 1533 for being too brutal. This game was replaced by horse racing. This eminent racecourse holds the history of the Dark Age of Europe. The first race event was organized in the Roodie Fields was held in February 9th 1539, under the reign of Henry the Eight. The Chester Racecourse is nowadays famous for the Chester Cup event. The venue is famous to organize Cholmondeley Pageant of Power, Chester Rocks 2011, and Sportsman Dinne. Show Less

Total Area

263K sq.m.

Built Year

N/A

Renovated Year

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Meeting Rooms

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Rank in Racecourse

10th

Leading Events

Address

53.186879-2.899741
Chester CH1 2LY
Chester, UK

Event Calendar

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10th - 12th
Feb, 23

The Chester Decorative, Antiques & Art Fair (Antiques & Fine Art Fair)

 • Tradeshow • Cooper Events
19
8th - 10th
Apr, 23

Taste Cheshire Food and Drink Festival

66
8th
Jun, 23

Place North West Cheshire Development Update

 • Conference • Place North West
3
8th
Jun, 23

Cheshire Development Update

 • Conference • Place North West
2
25th
Sep, 22

The Chester Vintage Fair

 • Tradeshow • Decorative Fairs
10
10th
Oct, 21

Chester Racecourse Wedding Show

 • Tradeshow • Bliss Wedding Shows
31

Flagship Events

Sat, 08 - Mon, 10 Apr 2023
Chester
66 Participants
Fri, 10 - Sun, 12 Feb 2023
Chester
19 Participants
Sun, 25 Sep 2022
Chester
10 Participants
Thu, 08 Jun 2023
Chester
3 Participants
Thu, 08 Jun 2023
Chester
2 Participants
Meeting SpaceRoom SizeRoom DimensionsMax Capacity
1st / 2nd Floors120 sq.m.15.80 x 5.80 m.110 people
Concourse Room515 sq.m.39.70 x 10.00 m.460 people
Ground Floor175 sq.m.15.80 x 11.70 m.160 people
Long Room425 sq.m.34.10 x 12.50 m.380 people
The Turf175 sq.m.19.30 x 9.20 m.160 people

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