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May 26, 2017

Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas – Saturday 27th May

Gates Open           12noon

First Race               1.50pm

Feature Race         4.10pm

Après Racing          90’s band Reality Bites will perform immediately after racing. We will also be showing the Guinness Pro 12 final which kicks off at 6.15pm.  

Tattersalls Irish 1000 Guineas – Sunday 28th May

Gates Open          12noon

First Race              1.50pm

Feature Race        3.25pm

Sunday also features the Killashee Irish Tatler Style Icon Competition for the most stylish lady and man – we recommend arriving early as spotting will commence at 12.30 and the winners will be announced at 3.00pm on the stage in the Garden Plaza. Full details about the competition available HERE

Car Parking

PLEASE NOTE: There is a change in traffic management and designated car parks for 2017.

Free public car parking is available. All traffic must approach from the Ballymany Roundabout i.e. Newbridge/East Side of the racecourse, take Exit 12 on the M7. Customers with RESERVED car park badges will be directed to their designated car park – badges must be displayed at all times.

Car Parking Map:


Tickets must be purchased at the ticket booths in advance of approaching the entrance building. AIR Card Holders and those with pre-purchased tickets can proceed directly to the entrance building.

We recommend purchasing tickets and hospitality online in advance HERE – this will allow the quickest entry to the racecourse as it will mean no time needs to be spent purchasing tickets at the ticket booth.

Full terms and conditions of entry to the Curragh Racecourse are available HERE 

Admission Prices

Adult                                  €20

Senior/U25                       €12

Children U16                    Free Admission with Adult

Day Member                    €40

Punters Package              €25 


Available this Weekend

Limited availability in the Champagne Bar €125


Membership will be on sale this weekend in reception. 

Season Ticket – From €100

Admission to all 18 days of racing in 2017, and includes a FREE RACE CARD on every race day. 

Premier Membership – €350

Includes Admission to all race days, access to Premier Lounge, Reserved Seating Area, Reserved Car Parking, a free race card and reciprocal national & international race days. 


Access will be not be permitted to any press/media who have not applied for press accreditation in advance. AIR card holders will gain access to the track but will need an official 2017 media pass to access the parade ring. Any press queries please contact Kate O’Sullivan


Random bag checks will be conducted on admission to te racecourse. 


The cloakroom is located inside the enclosure opposite the Grand Hall.


ATMs will be available but there will be no foreign exchange facilities on site. 

Going Report

25th May 2017 ‑ Issued 8.30am: Going: Straight course, good to firm, watering. Round course, good to firm, watering. Latest going available on our website. Dry today and tomorrow. 

For further information please contact: or call 045-441205

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