Tattersalls Irish Guineas Festival 2018


Tattersalls Irish Guineas Festival


The first Classics of the 2018 summer racing season at the Curragh will take place over a spectacular weekend of racing on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th May with the Tattersalls Irish Guineas Festival featuring the Tattersalls Irish 2000 & 1000 Guineas.

Irish Guineas Festival Race Days

Irish 2000 Guineas – Saturday 26th May 2018
Irish 1000 Guineas – Sunday 27th May 2018

The event attracts a diverse range of race goers including racing enthusiasts, punters, socialites, fashion aficionados, entertainment seekers and families.

Saturday 26th May featuring Europe’s leading colts competing in the  Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas (Group 1). Other races include the Weatherbys Ireland  Greenlands Stakes with top sprinters from Ireland and Britain featuring in the six furlong contest, The Lanwades Stud Stakes (Group 3) and Marble Hill Stakes (Listed). The first race is off at 1.50pm and there will be live music after racing with Seo Linn.

Sunday 27th May features Europe’s top fillies competing for Classic race glory in the Tattersalls  Irish 1000 Guineas (Group 1).  Other features include some of Europe’s best middle distance horses lining up in the Tattersalls Gold Cup along with the Group 3 Airlie Stud Gallinule Stakes, an established trial for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby. The first race is off at 1.50pm.



Dining at the Curragh offers guests sumptuous cuisine complemented by thrilling racing action. For Guineas Weekend we have our Champions Terrace available for just €139pp.


2018 tickets now on sale – Buy Now

Adult € 20.00
Senior/Student € 12.00
Children U18 (accompanied) FREE


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