Plan Your Visit | The Curragh Racecourse

The Curragh

Plan Your Visit

Steeped in history and tradition the Curragh Racecourse is undoubtedly Ireland’s premier flat racing venue and the spiritual home of the sport in Ireland.

Plan Your Visit
Where to Stay

Where to Stay

There are some great value hotels located close to the Curragh.

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What to Wear

There’s nothing like a race day to let your style shine and for you to enjoy the chance to dress up. Men – you do not have to wear ties, and jackets are not compulsory but smart casual is good and is the norm on most days. Ladies – Dress accordingly for the occasion and the weather.

Track & Ground Info

The Curragh Training Grounds provide trainers with the opportunity to prepare their horses on approximately 1,500 acres of world-class training facilities.

Training Grounds

The Curragh Training Grounds are maintained 365 days a year by a skilled and dedicated team of approximately 15 people, led by dedicated manager Pat Kelly and his assistance Richard Brophy.

Owners & Trainers

Owners & Trainers

The Owners Lounge is located in the main enclosure. All Owners & Trainers with runners on the day who present their Association of Irish Racecourses card at the AIR turnstile will receive.

  • Stabling
  • Training Facilities
  • Ticketing
  • Accomodation
  • Going Reports
  • Grooms Canteen
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The Curragh Racecourse has an exciting new range of hospitality choices. From VIP experiences such as private suite hire and fine dining to more casual options such our bistro, the Curragh has something for everyone across our fixtures this year.