Limerick Christmas Festival
The racing is very competitive and the inaugural running of Grade 1 Matchbook Betting Exchange Novice Chase takes centre stage on the opening afternoon, St Stephen's Day, December 26. Other highlights of the Mr Binman Limerick Racing Festival include the Tim Duggan Memorial Handicap Chase and the Grade 3 Dorans Pride Novice Hurdle.The team from the Fitzgerald’s Woodlands House Hotel in Adare will spoil race goers with an array of fine food served in the reserved panoramic restaurant, private suites and self service restaurant in the Munster Suite. A full list of the package options may be viewed here.
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St Stephen’s Day racing is a popular pursuit for locals and visitors during the holiday season. It’s the ideal place to continue the festive celebrations in style and provides the perfect opportunity to catch up with family and friends in the unique and magical atmosphere that can only be experienced at Limerick Racecourse.This is combined with the thrills and spills of an action packed racecard showcasing some of Ireland’s finest equine talent including the feature race of the day, the Grade 1 Matchbook Betting Exchange Novice Chase.
In addition to the racing there is a variety of dining and bar options to enjoy including reserved seated restaurant, festival marquee and fast food outlets. There will be music in the Munster suite after racing so be sure to stay around after racing to soak up the atmosphere.Gates Open- 10.30First race- 12.20 General AdmissionAdults- €20.00OAPs/ Students- €15.00
Another action packed day of racing at part of the four-day Christmas Festival when the features race of the day is the Grade B Tim Duggan Insurance Memorial Steeplechase, the ultra-competitive highlight of a seven race card on day two. There will be live music in the Munster Suite on level 1 of the grandstand after racing, so make sure you stay around and soak up the post racing atmosphere!Gates Open- 10.30amFirst race- 12.25pm General AdmissionAdult- €20.00OAPs/ Students- €15.00
The 2018 Christmas Racing Festival is now well and truly underway and it’s the fillies that take centre stage on day three. The competition is fierce both on and off the track as the ladies battle it out in the style stakes on Ladies Day for the prestigious and eagerly anticipated Sunway Holidays Most Stylish Lady CompetitionDetails on the prizes to follow...Gates Open- 10.30amFirst race- 12.30pmGeneral AdmissionAdult- €15.00Oaps/ Students- €10.00
Children under 12 have free admission on each of the days of the festival.Gates open- 10.30amFirst race- 12.25pm
General admissionAdult- €15.00OAPs/ Students- €10.00
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