School’s Out For Summer! | Chester Racecourse

School’s Out For Summer!

School's out and the little ones will need entertaining once again this Summer! There's no need to break the bank though, our guide is jam-packed with activities to keep the kids entertained!

If you’re looking for ways to spend quality time together over the summer holidays, then look no further than an action-packed day at Family Funday on Sunday 6th August at Chester Races. MBNA are hosting a Festival of Football out on the Open Course, with plenty of fun free activities for youngsters to get involved in plus Flip Out will also be here providing extra fun stuff for the older kids. Tickets start from just £12 and Kids go free! Click here for more information. 

Located on the racecourse, The White Horse is open seven days a week serving generous helpings of comfort food. The giant Pirate ship themed play area is free for the little ones and when they are tired out they can build their own Pizza! Click here to book.

Wednesday 16th August is Family Fun Evening at Chester's sister track Bangor-On-Dee Racecourse. All kids activities are provided free of charge including Climbing Wall, Jungle Run and Pirate Ship. Tickets start from just £7 and Kids go free, cick here for more information. To get your little ones excited for the big day, checkout the new GBR campaign #StirrUpSummer online at and find out more about the sport of horse racing, some fab tips and even a racing game to get you hooked!

As well as the oldest racecourse, Chester has the most complete city walls and largest Roman Amphitheatre in Britain, plus a 1000 year old cathedral and 700 year old unique shopping rows! Park for FREE at the Racecourse each Sunday following every Saturday Race fixture and explore the city!

Arts & Crafts Summer workshops at The White Horse take place on the 9th & 16th August, visit for more information.