Irish Derby
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Irish Derby Festival

World Class Racing, Fashion, Food and Entertainment

For three fabulous days in late June each year the Curragh in the horse County of Kildare is the only place to be for the social and racing pinnacle of the Irish flat race season where a host of international Jockeys, Trainers and Equine superstars come to do battle for the record prize money on offer.
Starting with a good quality evening meeting on Thursday 27th June, moving on to one of the best race days of the year on Friday 28th June and concluding with the blue riband Irish Derby itself on Saturday 29th June this is a must see event for any serious racing fan. Do Not Miss It!

Thursday 27th June

Derby Thursday
First Race at 5.45pm
Last Race at 8.45pm

Friday 28th June

Derby Friday
First Race at 3.15pm
Last Race at 6.25pm

Saturday 29th June

Derby Day
First Race at 1.45pm
Last Race at 6pm

Guest Packages

Race & Stay™ are Ireland's Premier Horse Racing Tour Company and we are proud to be the only approved and Official Travel Package Partner for The Curragh Racecourse yet again this year. We have excellent value Silver, Gold and Platinum Guest packages that suit all group sizes and budgets. If you do not see exactly what you want please do contact us and we'll build a package to suit you perfectly.

Hotels, Transport & Tickets

In One Easy Transaction

Our Official Irish Derby 2019 Race & Stay™ packages are ideal for Singles, Couples, Families, Small or Large Groups and for Corporate entertaining. Book now with only one €200 refundable deposit and YES it is ok to change your mind. You'll have up until 31 days before you arrive to confirm or change your booking with no penalties, or cancel your booking and receive a full refund.
Start by selecting your preferred Hotel from the options below, you can then view all of the ready-made packages available. If you do not see exactly what you want please Call or Email us and we'll build a package to perfectly suit you. PLEASE NOTE: We have sold out several of our Hotels already and are selling out very quickly for all remaining Hotels, please book NOW to avoid disappointment.

5* Race & Stay Packages

Irish Derby Festival Weekend EXTRAS

To add to your Gold or Silver Package (They are all included in our Platinum Packages). To book All of these extras must be pre-booked in advance, please email or call us after you have booked your package with us.

Welcome Canape Reception

The Official start to Irish Derby Weekend. The package includes: Canapes, small bites and a welcome cocktail or beer. Your chance to meet up with other like minded guests and our staff and learn more about one of Europes best race weekends. This event includes return transport included from and to all hotels.

  • Thursday 27th June
  • 8pm
  • The Heritage Hotel, Killenard
  • €25 per guest

VIP Irish National Stud Visit

The Official Irish National Stud Tour. The package includes: Tour to The Irish National Stud, and entry to the Japanese gardens. Your chance to meet some equine stars with return transport included from and to all hotels.

  • Friday 28th June
  • 9.30am - 12pm
  • All Hotels
  • €35 per guest

The Traditional Irish Show

Join us after racing at The Curragh on Friday night for our fabulous Damhsa Celtic Show Apres party. The package includes: Entry, 3 course BBQ Dinner, and the famous Damhsa Traditional Irish Hooley show. Package also includes return transport to your hotel after the show.

The Morning Line

Join us in the Heritage Cinema for our racing preview show with champion Jockeys and Trainers giving their run down of the Derby Day cards. The package includes: Entry, Teas, Coffees, Soft drinks, Champion Tipster Competition entry.

The APRES Derby Party

Join us after racing at The Curragh for our fabulous Derby Festival after party. The package includes: Entry, Luxury BBQ Buffet Meal, Live Band followed by Ear Candy Retro DJ playing 80's, 90's and 00 hits.

Please Do Get in Touch

Our Pre-Built Race and Stay packages suit most guests but we are very happy to build a package especially for you.

Stay where you like and for as long as you like, go racing for as many days as you want, add in stable tours, side trips and more, its up to you.

Just a quick call or email to us and we'll build your Perfect Irish Racing Break exclusively for you.


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