Chester Racecourse

Watergate Street, The Racecourse, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2LY, Chester, Cheshire

Up to 450 guests

Info about Chester Racecourse

Rolling green space flanked by the River Dee, Chester Racecourse combines natural beauty within the magnificent walled City of Chester.

We offer a range of spaces large and small, from historic stands to contemporary character-filled suites with floor to ceiling views. Whether you’re looking for an intimate gathering or a grand celebration, we have the perfect space for your special day.

Wedding Ceremonies & Celebrations
Chester racecourse’s iconic façade is complimented with modern, contemporary interiors and surrounded by beautifully manicured lawns. A picturesque setting, rich in heritage, set in over thirty acres of breath-taking green space flanked by the River Dee - the racecourse provides the perfect backdrop for a truly magical day. With a choice of six licensed ceremony spaces from small and intimate to large and lavish.

From the stunning Paddock Rooms, flooded with light from the floor to ceiling windows overlooking the parade ring, to the Pavilion Suite, perfect for wedding celebrations on a large scale. Or if you’re looking for something more intimate then our private boxes are ideal. Large or small, traditional or contemporary, we’re confident you’ll find the perfect location for your dream day.

Civil Partnerships
The surroundings of Chester Racecourse will make your Civil ceremony a special one. With a variety of elegant spaces large and small, from an intimate executive box to the dazzling light-filled Paddock Rooms or traditional grandstand suites. Civil partnership ceremonies can only be booked alone or alongside your wedding breakfast and celebrations.

• Ooze regal sophistication at this racecourse in Chester
• Civil ceremonies available
• Capacity for up to 450 seated guests
• Overnight accommodation
• Suites can hold up to 650 people
• 6 acres of stunning grounds

Suitable For
  • Anniversary
  • Celebration
  • Christmas party
  • Other Event
  • Private party
  • Wedding
  • Wedding ceremony
  • Wedding reception
Foods
  • In House Catering
  • Buffet Meal Facilities
  • Seated Meal Facilities
Facilities
  • Evening Reception Facilities
  • Reception
  • Outdoor
  • Car Parking
Features
  • Dancefloor
  • Confetti Permitted
  • Dj facilities
Drinks
  • Alcohol License
  • Corkage Option
Staff Options
  • Toastmaster
  • Wedding Coordinator
Licences
  • Civil Marriage License
  • Entertainment License
Capacities
seated450 Seated