Chester Racecourse Saddles up for two days of Glamour and Racing Friday 26th and Saturday 27th June | Chester Racecourse

Chester Racecourse Saddles up for two days of Glamour and Racing Friday 26th and Saturday 27th June

Chester Racecourse is saddling up for two days of high glamour and exciting racing, with Grosvenor Shopping Centre Ladies Evening on Friday 26th June and the Stella Artois Midsummer Meeting on Saturday 27th June.

Grosvenor Shopping Centre is launching a competition to find the most stylish racegoer; the Ladies’ Evening Best Dressed competition will be held at their race meeting on Friday 26th June.

On Ladies’ Evening, stylish racegoers will be invited for judging at the Grosvenor Shopping Centre’s giant photo frame located by the Paddock Rooms. The judges will select their shortlist of ‘Best Dressed’ racegoers and finalists will enter the parade ring where the overall winner and a 2nd and 3rd place will be selected.

The winner of the Ladies’ Evening Best Dressed competition will be announced on the day and awarded a £1000 pamper and shopping experience at Debenhams, a whole host of prizes are up for grabs for second and third place, including a meal for 2 at Piccolino, a cut and style at Regis and a luxury nail treatment at Nailista for second place.

A £500 bespoke shopping experience at Hugo Boss will also be up for grabs on 26th June, participants will be asked to enter via the competition slip in the Racecard and post their entry into a special post box at the racecourse, on the day.

Julie Webb, General Manager, Grosvenor Shopping Centre said:

“The Ladies Evening Best Dressed competition is an iconic part of a Ladies’ race meeting and this year, we are delighted to be running the event as title sponsors, in collaboration with Chester Racecourse.

We appreciate the shopping hours that go into finding the perfect outfit and are looking forward to seeing the latest looks and finding our Best Dressed race-goer.”

Gates open at 4pm on the 26th June for Grosvenor Shopping Centre Ladies’ Evening with the first of 6 races at 6:30pm.

At 11:30am the following morning, Saturday 27th June, the gates to the Roodee will open once again for one of summer’s most popular fixtures, the Stella Artois Midsummer Meeting. There are seven exciting races on the card, starting at 1:55pm with the Budweiser Novice Stakes.

Tickets for both days are selling quickly and are priced from £10 on the Friday (open course).   Ages 17 and under go free but must be accompanied by an adult. Group discounts available. For further information and to buy tickets visit www.chester-races.com or call the box office on 01244 304610.