View more posts from Channels Life

Enjoy Racing at Chelmsford City Racecourse this December


December has arrived, the festive season is now well underway with Christmas just around the corner. What better way to get into a jolly mood than getting your family and friends together for a night of racing? Chelmsford City Racecourse still has plenty to see throughout the holiday season.

In total, there are 5 races that will take place this month, all of which are seven-card races.

As the year winds to an end, make sure you keep warm while you’re out having fun! You never know, it might even snow! Here are the events to go to.

All-Weather Racing | Thursday 1st December 2016


Start the beginning of December off with a smashing night at the races! With gates opening in the afternoon at 2.10pm and the sun setting earlier and earlier, you can enjoy the racing under the floodlights. Celebrate the beginning of the Christmas season in style and get everyone involved.

All-Weather Racing | Thursday 8th December 2016


Gates will open in the afternoon at 2.20pm and the atmosphere will be amazing. You are promised an afternoon of entertainment and dancing in the evening. The perfect event for the office party or gathering!

All-Weather Racing | Thursday 15th December 2016


Once again Chelmsford CRC are here to keep you entertained with gates opening in the afternoon at 2.40pm. Expect another late afternoon of fun at the races and getting merry. The countdown is on leading up to the big day so enjoy the races while they last.

All-Weather Racing | Monday 19th December 2016


Chelmsford CRC invite you to bring your party to their party at the races. Gates will open a bit earlier at 11.45am so you can enjoy an afternoon of thrilling races! With less than a week to go until Christmas Day it is the perfect event to hold a last-minute get-together.

All-Weather Racing | Thursday 22nd December 2016


The final race day of 2016 will take place today and you won’t want to miss it! By now everyone is in the festive spirit so why not take a trip down to Chelmsford to enjoy the day. Gates will open in the morning at 10.50am and this allows you to enjoy a day of entertaining racing. It’s time to end the year’s racing at Chelmsford CRC with a bang!

Let’s Go Racing!

Christmas is always a magical time of year, why not make it even more special by staying with us when you go racing? Our deals are some of the best around, with transport to and from the racecourse. Enjoy yourself and indulge in some delightful treats.

There are four different packages available for you to choose from, so there is something for everyone here at Channels Lodge. To book now give us a call on 01245 441547 or click here to see the offer!

More From Channels Life:

Visit Chelmsford City Racecourse This February


You’re in for a treat this February with 5 race dates in total! That even includes our second sponsored race date, you will want to head down to the races. The weather may still be cold and you will need to wrap up warm, but the fun never stops. Get all your friends and family…

Read More

Get Ready For February With These Events In Chelmsford


January can be a tough and long month for a lot of people. Now that it is the start of February, it’s time to get out there and enjoy all that Chelmsford has to offer! Throughout the month there are plenty of shows and films at the theatre for you to see and a couple…

Read More

Check out the Theatre in Early 2017


Technically winter is still around us, but soon spring will have sprung and the weather will pick up. Chelmsford has two theatres on offer for you to enjoy, The Civic Theatre and Cramphorn studio. Being only a ten-minute drive away, it’s easy to turn your day trip into a short break for all the family….

Read More

Want To Go Racing? Visit Chelmsford CRC With Us


Here at Channels we are fans of all things horse racing, specifically racing that takes place at Chelmsford City Racecourse. Channels is only a 10 minute drive from Chelmsford CRC, making us the best place to stay when you go to the races! Being situated so close to the grounds, we frequently offer our guests…

Read More

It’s A New Year So Check Out These January Events


2016 is finally over and the start of 2017 is upon us. After all the hustle and bustle of December, January is a time for relaxing and taking a break. However, you might be interested in some of the events that are taking places this month. Take a look to see if any of these…

Read More