Welcome to our Chester Races guide.
Here you’ll find everything you need to know about horse racing at Chester racecourse in the UK.
We’ll keep you up to date with the latest news and events from Chester Racecourse, and provide tips and advice on everything from choosing the right horse to placing your bets at the beautiful racecourse at Chester.
What are Chester Races?
The Chester Races are a series of horse races held in the spring and summer months at the historic Chester Racecourse in Chester, England.
First established in the early 18th century, the races are now a major attraction for racing fans from all over the world.
The most prestigious race of the Chester Races is the Cheshire Oaks, which is held in May each year.
The other races include the Huxley Stakes, Dee Stakes and Earl Grosvenor Handicap.
When are Chester Races 2023?
Chester Races is an annual horse racing event that takes place in the city of Chester, England, next to the River Dee.
The event attracts both professional and amateur riders from all over the UK and is one of the most popular horse racing events in the country. The races take place over two days, with eight races on each day.
The first day is usually dedicated to fillies and mares, while the second day is for colts and geldings.
There are also several handicap races on each day, as well as a number of other races for different age groups and abilities.
Chester Races has a long history, with the first recorded race taking place in 1539. The event has been held annually ever since, with only a few exceptions due to wartime conditions.
What are the Chester Races fixtures
The Chester Races fixtures for the 2022 season are now available. You can visit the racecourse in the months of May, June, July, August and September.
What are the Chester Races for today
Today’s races at Chester are as follows: 1.45 – The Charlie Hall Championship Chase (Grade 1) 2.20 – The Virgin Bet Grand National Trial Handicap Chase (Grade 3) 2.55 – The Dee Stakes (Listed Race) 3.30 – The Ormonde Stakes (Group 3) 4.05 – The Caspian Caviar Gold Cup Handicap Chase (Grade 3) 4.40 – The EBF Mares’ Standard Open National Hunt Flat Race.
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How do I get Chester Races tickets?
Chester Races hosts UK horse racing at its best from iconic races and family days out to live music events.
You can buy your tickets in advance online for the best value and witness some of the world’s best Flat Jockeys & Trainers race for glory at this historic venue.
Visit the official Chester racecourse site to purchase your tickets for Chester Races
When is Chester Races Ladies day?
Ladies Day at Chester Races is one of the most popular events in the racing calendar, and attracts over 20,000 racegoers from all over the UK
The day is a celebration of all things feminine, with a host of fashion and beauty related activities taking place both on and off the course. If you’re thinking of attending this year, here’s everything you need to know.
When is Ladies Day at Chester Races?
Ladies Day at Chester Races will take place on Saturday 20th August 2022.
What is the dress code for Ladies Day at Chester Races?
There is no official dress code for Ladies Day at Chester Races, however most racegoers like to dress up to mark the occasion. As a general rule, smart casual wear is acceptable, but many women choose to wear dresses, heels and other more formal attire.
What is the prize for best dressed lady?
The prize for best dressed lady at Chester Races is a luxurious overnight stay for two at The Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa, including breakfast and dinner. Additionally, the winner will receive a £250 voucher to spend at Figleaves.com.