Limerick Christmas Festival

December 26th - 29th

Limerick Christmas Festival runs over four fabulous days from 26th – 29th December 2023 and is filled with glamour, festivities, music, entertainment and of course top class National Hunt Racing. The Christmas Festival also features extra attractions each day including live music in the Festival Marquee, Winning Line celebrity tipster panel,the Savills Style Awards on the 28th December.

Limerick Christmas Festival never disappoints, Great racing, fabulous food and even classy winter fashion to enjoy over 4 fabulous days. Racing starts at 12.30pm on each day: Sunday 26th December - Faugheen Grade 1 Day, Monday 27th December - Dorans Pride Grade 2 Day, Tuesday 28th December - Tim Duggan Grade B Day and Wednesday 29th December Sporting Limerick Grade 2 Day.

Dress up or down but do dress for the weather after all it is December. We have packages for all days of the Limerick Christmas Festival staying in 4* or 5* Hotels with Return Racecourse transport, Racecourse Admission, Racecourse Hospitality and much more available to our guests for this great race meeting. Four great days of racing, excellent hospitality, entertainment and more make up a perfect post Christmas Racing break close to Limerick City. The Limerick Christmas Racing Festival has something for everyone. We love It !

Race & Stay Packages

All You Need in One Easy Transaction

Race and Stay are the Largest and the Premier Horse Racing Tour Specialists in Ireland. Over 40,000 happy guests have booked with us and we are proud to be the Official Guest Partner for Limerick.
You can book online, over the phone or by email with confidence for any number of guests, with just one fully refundable €100 deposit backed up by our 100% refund guarantee.

Race and Stay Packages Include

  • Your choice of Hotel and Stay Duration
  • Full Irish Breakfast each morning
  • Return Transport to and from the races
  • Racecourse Admission for each day you book for
  • Our Guest Managers looking after you
  • All local taxes and VAT

Our ready-made packages are ideal for most guests but, as always, we are very happy to build a package to perfectly suit you. your group size and budget. Just call us on +353 59 8623 998 or email us tell us exactly what you want and we will build your perfect Limerick Christmas Festival package for you.

Race & Stay Packages

All You Need in One Easy Transaction

Race and Stay are Horse Racing Ireland's Official Travel Partner

THE SOUTH COURT HOTEL

From Only €139 pp

The South Court Hotel in Limerick is a modern hotel, ideally located just off the M7 Motorway. Less than 15 minutes from Limerick Racecourse and only 10 minutes from Limerick City.
Spacious rooms and comfortable beds and pillows with a unique Indian Restaurant on site make the South Court a perfect place to stay for groups and couples alike.

THE CLAYTON HOTEL

From Only €149 pp

The Clayton Hotel in Limerick is a modern hotel, ideally located Located on the banks of the River Shannon, Clayton Hotel Limerick offers stylish, modern rooms, waterfront dining, and a leisure centre with an indoor swimming pool and gym. The ideal place to stay in Limerick city for groups and couples alike.

LIMERICK STRAND HOTEL

From Only €179 pp

Perfectly located in the heart of Limerick City. This multi-award-winning hotel has stunning vistas of The River Shannon and a birds-eye view of every landmark in the historical city.
Comfortable and spacious rooms and first class food and service make the Limerick Strand Hotel the ideal location for a Limerick Christmas Festival Racing Break.

DUNRAVEN ARMS HOTEL

From Only €179 pp

Perfectly located in the beautiful village of Adare. This award-winning hotel has been at the forefront of Irish Racing for many years with the owners, the Murphy brothers well know breeders.
A wide variety of very comfortable and spacious rooms and first class food and service make the Dunraven Arms Hotel the ideal location for a Limerick Christmas Festival Racing Break.

Over 40,000 Happy Guests have Booked with us

Let them tell you all about their experience