EVENTS

Our fixture list is packed full of exciting racedays but we want you to know we do other events too! See our list of fixtures below which includes both racedays and non-raceday events - there really is something for everyone. Click on the button below to take a look at our 2018 fixture list!


Click Here for Full 2019 Fixture list

 

Tuesday 23rd July 2019
Tuesday, 23 July 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.50pm | FIRST RACE - 5.50pm | LAST RACE - 8.50pm

Join us for delightful summer racing with two additional pony races before the main Thoroughbred fixture. Please see details of packages and tickets available below.




Saturday 27th July 2019 - Brake HorsePower
Saturday, 27 July 2019

The Sharon Dunster Foundation Presents - Brake HorsePower 2019

A day out for the whole family with static displays, rare cars, dream rides and the Demon Drome Wall of Death.

See cars ranging from classic Rolls Royce and supercars through to custom cars, hotrods and everything in between. Event runs from 10am - 6pm.

For Saturday only, join us for dinner and music with guest speaker Richard Noble OBE, World Land Speed record holder - £45 per person (not including day admission). 

For dinner tickets contact Steve Dunster at sdtooling@tiscali.co.uk

Don't forget to show your interest on our Facebook event HERE 




Sunday 28th July 2019 - Brake HorsePower
Sunday, 28 July 2019

The Sharon Dunster Foundation Presents - Brake HorsePower 2019

A day out for the whole family with static displays, rare cars, dream rides and the Demon Drome Wall of Death.

See cars ranging from classic Rolls Royce and supercars through to custom cars, hotrods and everything in between. This event runs from 10am - 6pm

Don't forget to show your interest on our Facebook event HERE 




Saturday 3rd August 2019 - Gentlemen's Day
Saturday, 03 August 2019

GENTLEMEN'S DAY - Trevor Nelson's Soul Nation

GATES OPEN - 11.40am | FIRST RACE - 1.40pm | LAST RACE - 5.05pm

Join us on 3rd August with a day of racing and gentlemanly pursuits followed by a live DJ performance on stage by Radio 1 Xtra and Radio 2 legendary DJ Trevor Nelson and his ‘Soul Nation’ show.

Enjoy our fun casino, take part in the ‘Best Dressed Man’ competition, imbibe some of our delectable brews and fine spirits and peruse an array of products and fashions for the modern man.

Don't forget to show your interest in our GENTLEMEN's DAY on our Facebook event HERE




Friday 9th August 2019
Friday, 09 August 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.50pm | FIRST RACE - 5.50pm | LAST RACE - 9.10pm

Join us for top class thoroughbred racing followed by a DJ in our Sports Bar after racing until 11pm. Please see details of packages and tickets available below.




August 10th 2019 - One Night Of Queen
Saturday, 10 August 2019

ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN

GATES OPEN - 11.35am | FIRST RACE - 1.35pm | LAST RACE - 5.05pm

Enjoy a fantastic afternoon of racing, rounded off with the best UK Queen tribute act, an homage to the extensive discography of Queen performed by Gary Mullen and The Works. 

Gary won Stars in Their Eyes with his incredible performance of the iconic Freddy Mercury.  Having performed all over the World, this popular show and the resurgence of interest in Freddy and Queen will prove to be an energetic and uplifting climax to a day of racing.

Don't forget to show your interest in our ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN Concert on our Facebook event HERE 

for concert faqs click here




Friday 16th August 2019
Friday, 16 August 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.40pm | FIRST RACE - 5.40pm | LAST RACE - 8.45pm

Kick start the weekend with the thrill of all weather live racing followed by a DJ in our Sports Bar after racing until 11pm. DJ infomation coming soon.




Sunday 18th August 2019 - Sportjumping
Sunday, 18 August 2019

It's fast, it's furious and it's coming to Essex! Come and join us for an exciting afternoon of competitive Sportjumping. Sportjumping is a unique blend of showjumping and racing, where the horses go in their "time handicap" order, one after the other, building to a climax where the favourite with the biggest time handicap always goes last. The precision, accuracy and need for sympathetic horsemanship always results in a thrilling finish!




Friday 23rd August 2019
Friday, 23 August 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.45pm | FIRST RACE - 5.45pm | LAST RACE - 8.45pm

Start the weekend in style and enjoy an evening of racing. With food, drink, betting and plenty of top class racing followed by our resident DJ in the sports bar until 11pm. what better way is there to spend your Friday evening!?




Saturday 24th August 2019
Saturday, 24 August 2019

GATES OPEN - 12.00noon | FIRST RACE - 2pm | LAST RACE - 5.25pm

Join us for the bank holiday weekend with afternoon racing! Today’s fixture includes an Arabian race at the end of the thoroughbred card. Book early to avoid disappointment. Please see details of tickets and packages available.




Spreadlove - Sunday 25th August 2019
Sunday, 25 August 2019

SPREADLOVE FESTIVAL

This Summer join us and experience the music of Spreadlove, including afro-house and UKG, from an amazing line up of DJs and live performances on four stages.

*Please note: This is a non-raceday event




Thursday 29th August 2019
Thursday, 29 August 2019

GATES OPEN - 11.30am | FIRST RACE - 1.30pm | LAST RACE - 4.30pm

Come and enjoy a summers afternoon at the races. Make it special with lunch in the Fairwood Restaurant. Please see details of tickets and packages below. 




August 31st 2019 - Ministry of Sound
Saturday, 31 August 2019

MINISTRY OF SOUND - THE ANNUAL CLASSICAL

GATES OPEN - 3.40pm | FIRST RACE - 5.40pm | LAST RACE - 8.45pm

 

The Annual was the best selling dance compilation of all time and in the late 90’s was the eagerly anticipated mixed CD of the best dance tracks of the year.  The album and the Ministry of Sound helped to establish the DJ careers of Pete Tong, Boy George, Paul Oakenfold and Judge Jules among others

The Annual Classical is an orchestral re-imagining of those dance classics performed by the 50 strong London Concert Orchestra with original artists as guests

Don't forget to show your interest in our MINISTRY OF SOUND THE ANNUAL CLASSICAL Concert on our Facebook event HERE 

for concert faqs click here




Wednesday 4th September 2019
Wednesday, 04 September 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.30pm | FIRST RACE - 5.30pm | LAST RACE - 8.30pm

September sees nine fixtures at the course and starts here with a rare Wednesday night fixture. Celebrate in style in the Club Restaurant, or join us in the Sports Bar for a relaxed evening with great friends




Thursday 5th September 2019
Thursday, 05 September 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.30pm | FIRST RACE - 5.30pm | LAST RACE - 8.30pm

Join us for a delightful evening of racing and sign the summer off with some fun!




Darts Tuesday 10th Sept 2019
Tuesday, 10 September 2019

Join us for ‘A Night at the Darts’ with 16 times World Champion, Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor and Wayne ‘Hawaii 501’ Mardle.

Buy one of our Platinum packages and be in with the chance to play a challenge game against our professionals!

 




Thursday 12th September 2019
Thursday, 12 September 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.30pm | FIRST RACE - 5.30pm | LAST RACE - 8.30pm

The third of our September evening race fixtures. Another lovely Thursday night at Chelmsford City - why not start the weekend early and book into one of our restaurants for a meal package? 




Saturday 14th September 2019
Saturday, 14 September 2019

GATES OPEN - 11.35am | FIRST RACE - 1.35pm | LAST RACE - 5.05pm

The second of our 2019 Family Fun Days, this time in support of Havens Hospice, a fantastic local charity. This circus themed event is a brilliant way to ease yourself and your family into Autumn. As an added bonus, the feature race will be broadcast live on ITV Racing!

Add a pass to enjoy an hour's circus performance throughout the afternoon for only £2.50 per person. 




Thursday 19th September 2019
Thursday, 19 September 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.30pm | FIRST RACE - 5.30pm | LAST RACE - 8.30pm

Another Thursday night under lights here at Chelmsford City Racecourse - a great way to round off the week!




Saturday 21st September 2019
Saturday, 21 September 2019

GATES OPEN - 11.40am | FIRST RACE - 1.40pm | LAST RACE - 5.05pm

Enjoy a lively Saturday afternoon here at Essex's favourite sports venue. Don't forget, children under 18 are admitted free of charge!




Tuesday 24th September 2019
Tuesday, 24 September 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.25pm | FIRST RACE - 5.25pm | LAST RACE - 8.30pm

The carvery is back in the Fairwood Restaurant in September and is a great way to spend an evening out with your friends or family.




Thursday 26th September 2019
Thursday, 26 September 2019

A Thursday night under lights again here at Chelmsford City. Why not book yourself in for a meal in one of our restaurants and enjoy the best racecourse experience? 




Saturday 28th September 2019
Saturday, 28 September 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.20pm | FIRST RACE - 5.20pm | LAST RACE - 8.20pm

A brilliant Saturday evening out at the racecourse with thrilling live racing and a DJ in the Sports Bar. It's everything you need for a great time. 




Thursday 3rd October 2019
Thursday, 03 October 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.30pm | FIRST RACE - 5.30pm | LAST RACE - 8.30pm

The first of four Thursday night's under lights in October - join us and keep the excitement going throughout the autumn with brilliant live racing. 




Tuesday 8th October 2019
Tuesday, 08 October 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.25pm | FIRST RACE - 5.25pm | LAST RACE - 8.30pm

Why not make the beginning of the week as good as the end by booking into one of our lovely restaurants for a delicious midweek meal? 




Thursday 17th October 2019
Thursday, 17 October 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.30pm | FIRST RACE - 5.30pm | LAST RACE - 8.30pm

Get into the swing of our Thursday nights under lights as we head through October. It's a great excuse for a social with friends to start the weekend early.




Thursday 24th October 2019
Thursday, 24 October 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.30pm | FIRST RACE - 5.30pm | LAST RACE - 8.30pm

The Fairwood Roast Carvery is a fabulous way to enjoy the racing with family and friends, located in a prime position, directly opposite the winning line!




Saturday 26th October 2019
Saturday, 26 October 2019

GATES OPEN - 3.25pm | FIRST RACE - 5.25pm | LAST RACE - 8.00pm

Another Sports Bar Saturday sees a DJ entertaining the crowds after racing, so don't miss out on making it a night to remember!




Thursday 31st October 2019
Thursday, 31 October 2019

GATES OPEN - 2.45pm | FIRST RACE - 4.45pm | LAST RACE - 7.45pm

The final Thursday evening fixture in October - why not book in to the Club Restaurant for an extra special outing? 




Saturday 2nd November 2019
Saturday, 02 November 2019

GATES OPEN - 2.30m | FIRST RACE - 4.30pm | LAST RACE - 7.00pm

The fun keeps rolling throughout November, with another Saturday night fixture. Once again, the DJ in the Sports Bar after racing makes it an evening to remember, so bring your friends and your dancing shoes and join us for a great night!




Thursday 7th November 2019
Thursday, 07 November 2019

GATES OPEN - 2.25pm | FIRST RACE - 4.25pm | LAST RACE - 8.30pm

Thursday nights under lights continue throughout November and a Sports Bar package is a great way to spend an evening with friends at the racecourse. 




Tuesday 19th November 2019
Tuesday, 19 November 2019

GATES OPEN - 2.15pm | FIRST RACE - 4.15pm | LAST RACE - 7.15pm

A rare Tuesday evening fixture here at Essex's favourite racecourse, its a great way to break up the week and keep your spirits high!




Thursday 21st November 2019
Thursday, 21 November 2019

GATES OPEN - 2.45pm | FIRST RACE - 4.45pm | LAST RACE - 7.25pm

The second of our fixtures this week and the small but mighty Chelmsford City Racecourse will not fail to keep you entertained. Why not book onto the Racing Package and get a behind the scenes view of the raceday activities?




Thursday 28th November 2019
Thursday, 28 November 2019

GATES OPEN - 2.00pm | FIRST RACE - 4.00pm | LAST RACE - 7.00pm

The last of our Fairwood Roast Carvery meals for 2019 - why don't you book an early Christmas outing and book a table to eat with friends, family or work colleagues? 




Christmas Shared Party Friday 6th December 2019
Friday, 06 December 2019
The first of the shared Christmas party nights - there's no racing but plenty of fun!


Christmas Shared Party Saturday 7th December 2019
Saturday, 07 December 2019



Thursday 12th December 2019
Thursday, 12 December 2019
Come & celebrate Christmas with a fantastic race evening. Live floodlit racing action and festive celebrations - what more could you ask for?


Friday 13th December 2019
Friday, 13 December 2019
Come & celebrate Christmas with a fantastic race evening. Live floodlit racing action and festive celebrations - what more could you ask for?


Christmas Shared Party Sat 14th December 2019
Saturday, 14 December 2019



Christmas Shared Party Sunday 15th December 2019
Sunday, 15 December 2019




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