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Listowel is located in beautiful North Kerry and is renowned as one of the premier tourist destinations in Ireland and Listowel racecourse is one of its major attractions. The main meeting is the week long Harvest Festival at the scenic location held between Sunday 8th – Saturday 14th September. Primarily, racing is held in the afternoon time making the racecourse, located on the edge of Listowel town, the ideal venue to visit after spending a morning exploring the Kerry Countyside and fabulous local events that surround this very popular festival week.
Starting on Sunday 8th September with a family day.
Monday 9th is an afternoon meeting featuring the listed Edmund & Josie Whelan Memorial Listowel Stakes.
Tuesday 10th is also an afternoon meeting featuring the valuable Liam Healy Memorial Lartigue Hurdle.
Wednesday the 11th features the biggest crowds and prize of the week, The Guinness Kerry National Handicap Steeplechase of €200,000 over 3m.
Thursday the 12th Features the valuable Ladbrokes Ireland Listowel Handicap Hurdle.
Friday 13th Is widely recognised as Ladies Day and last year the Best Dressed Lady won a Honda Civic for a year and €3,000 in cash.
Saturday 14th September Is the last day of a very busy week of racing and features a top quality card to round off what will be a fabulous festival.
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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