The newly renovated Fairwood Brasserie at Chelmsford City Racecourse
  • The newly renovated Fairwood Brasserie at Chelmsford City Racecourse
  • Horses racing in golden hour at Chelmsford City Racecourse
  • Aerial shot of Chelmsford City Racecourse taken at Clockstock Festival
  • Simply Red performing live at Chelmsford City Racecourse
  • Horses racing at sunset at Chelmsford City Racecourse with the champagne flute floodlights in sight


The Fairwood Brasserie is situated on the ground floor of the Grandstand along the final furlong of home straight and boasts the best views of the winning line from its private terrace.

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Thursday, 22nd June 2023 - Thursday, 22nd June 2023

Ladies DayJoin us again for the quintessential English summer raceday. We've got another sensational day lined up for you, your friends and family to enjoy with the unrivalled excitement of live racing and world-class entertainment!
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  • Assistance dogs welcome
  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets


  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • Mini Coach Parties Accepted

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bar area
  • Board/Flipchart
  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality
  • Grounds for outdoor activities
  • Helicopter landing


  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Onsite Catering
  • Passenger lift
  • Public toilets
  • WiFi or internet access


  • School Trips

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted



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    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    Positioned in the heart of the Essex countryside, yet only 50 miles from central London, Chelmsford City Racecourse easily accessible by most transport.  The site is located off the A131 between Chelmsford and Braintree, by Great Leighs village.

    Public Transport Directions

    Car: With excellent transport links via the A131, A120 and M11, the car park is situated at the Main Entrance off the A131 bypass.

    Train: The nearest railway station is Braintree Freeport, which is 7 miles away.

    Bus: Pre-booked return bus service from Chelmsford available on event days.

    Fairwood Brasserie at Chelmsford City Racecourse


    Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 1QP

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    * Office hours are 8:30am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday. Open as appropriate on racedays.

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