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Weddings | Chelmsford City Racecourse
Weddings | Chelmsford City Racecourse

Perfect for receptions of up to 3000 guests

Seated dining for up to 1100 guests

Plentiful accommodation options nearby

10 churches within a 10 minute radius

Unique and unforgettable raceday weddings

Available for blessings and celebrant ceremonies

From £100 per person

Twilight Package

From £148 per person

All Inclusive Package

From £175 per person

Raceday Wedding Package

private events | Chelmsford City Racecourse
Weddings | Chelmsford City Racecourse
Weddings | Chelmsford City Racecourse

Frequently Asked Questions

How does the booking process work?

Our experienced wedding planner will take you on a journey from start to finish, helping you to plan your perfect wedding. Our wedding planner curates a bespoke package tailored to you and your guests.

  1. Come and have a tour of our stunning wedding spaces.
  2. Let us know how you would like your wedding day to look and feel.
  3. We will provide you with an initial quote for us to discuss and finalise your perfect package.
  4. Once you’re happy with everything and ready to book we ask for a deposit to secure your date and begin the planning together!
What does the venues offer?

Our luxury Wedding spaces offer flexible catering options, plentiful complimentary on-site parking, and a variety of Wedding packages for you to choose from. With manicured grounds that offer extensive amounts of outdoor space and greenery, we have a variety of venues to choose from, and our spaces are best suited for 80 – 1,100 guests.

What are the capacity ranges for standing and seating guests?

We can accommodate up to 1,100 guests seated and up to 3,000 standing in our indoor venues. We have a wide variety of wedding spaces to choose from, ensuring we will have the perfect fit for your special day.

What about disability access?

All of our Wedding venues are fully accessible with lifts and ramps available where required and accessible toilet facilities in all of our venues. We also provide a buggy service for guests with mobility issues where required, to help you get around the site with ease.

What local accommodation is there?

There are lots of local accommodation options within a small radius of Chelmsford City Racecourse. Our Wedding Planner will provide a list for you if you require accommodation.

What food can I have at my wedding?

Our catering team offer a variety of menus, from a classic 3 course served meal to informal buffets and food stations. All dietary requirements are easily catered to so you can rest assured every guest will enjoy each bite. If you can’t find the perfect menu listed with us, we will happily curate a bespoke menu to create the wedding breakfast you’ve always dreamed of.

What types of weddings do you offer?

At Chelmsford City Racecourse we welcome blessings, civil ceremonies, celebrant ceremonies and cultural ceremonies.

What decor options do you offer?

We recommend the best suppliers who we trust and work with regularly, all with years of experience in the industry. You’re also welcome to bring your own personal touches to create your perfect wedding. If you’re struggling with ideas we’d be happy to help you pull your vision together.

Do you offer dry hire?

We have a wide variety catering available to curate bespoke menus for your special day. However, should you have cultural requirements that we cannot cater to, we may allow licenced, external caterers onsite. Please see our dry hire package detailed below:

Dry hire package details:

–              Exclusive use of your chosen venue from 09:00am

–              Dressing area for the wedding party to get ready, available from 09:00am

–              Ceremony & drinks reception area for up to 1,100 guests

–              Dining space for up to 1,100 guests seated

–              Ample onsite parking for 800 cars with car parking attendants

–              Experienced Venue Manager

–              Security

–              Bar Area (Excludes staff, stock & glassware)

–              Round Tables up to 100

–              Trestle Tables up to 30

–              Banqueting Chairs up to 1,000

–              Highchairs up to 4

–              Easel for your table plan

–              Silver Cake Knife

–              Cake Table

–              Stage 8m x 2m