Race Ahead with Britain’s Newest Racecourse

Great Leighs, Chelmsford, Essex

As Britain's newest racecourse, Chelmsford City offers you good quality racing and a fun and lively atmosphere.

If you are looking for a unique experience in Essex, there is nowhere better to sample gourmet cuisine, a lively atmosphere with VIP treatment, alongside a thrilling horse racing than at Britain’s newest racecourse.

Chelmsford City Racecourse opened its doors to the public early in 2015 and provides a consistent stream of good quality all weather racing fixtures throughout the year.  Being one of only three fully floodlit racecourses in the UK, and boasting an excellent Polytrack racing surface, the course is able to race all the way through the winter, as well as hosting summer fixtures.

The Club Restaurant and Lounge is the premier restaurant, located on the first floor of the Grandstand offering a panoramic view over the racecourse. The Club Restaurant offers 3-course and 4-course options with modern British cuisine, offering exclusive dining with a members' club atmosphere and VIP treatment.

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