Join Rotary Chester 2022 Raft Race Having organised the event since the 70’s, Rotary Chester handed over the organisation of the annual Chester Raft Race to Chester Grosvenor Round Table, and with our help and support they delivered an excellent race on 3 July 2022. It was so... 2021 Raft Race - cancelled Sadly this year's Raft Race, scheduled for the 4th July, has again been cancelled due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the ability for large groups of people to gather for this event in its usual format. We look forward to welcoming... Sadly, the Raft Race 2020 has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus. We hope to create a fundraising opportunity and we will advertise this shortly – and look forward to the 2021 Race. Our Community Award Fund has to date donated £1396 to the charities listed below: Diversity Ball Diversity Ball in Chester Cathedral £200 Chester scouts Gang show £200 Friends of Mulberry Garden Bench for day care center £229 BIRD 25 Resource books @£15 £375 PHAB... The annual Raft Race will be held on the River Dee on Sunday 5 July 2020. This year's theme is Blockbuster movies - and our fly boarder will again be entertaining the crowds. The Rotary Club of Chester have donated £5,000 to Claire House Hospice. These funds were donated by spectators and participants in the annual Chester Raft Race, held in July 2019.