The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival is the highlight of the Irish racing and social calendar. The special combination of thrilling sporting action, brilliant live entertainment, delicious food and drink, dazzling glamour or casual comfort is unequalled thanks to the unique Irish Derby Festival atmosphere. SportsJoe Derby Friday is top class race evening with a total of 7 races taking place. Kicking off Irish Derby weekend with competitive racing and an "Apres Racing Party" with a live concert from Honky Tonk Angels after the last race. 1st race 5.45pm with final race at 8.55pm
ONLINE BOOKING IS NOW CLOSED - YOU ARE WELCOME TO PURCHASE TICKETS ON ARRIVAL AT THE RACECOURSE FROM OUR TICKET SALES DESK AT THE ENTRANCE
Tickets available to purchase include
- Adult Admission € 20
- Senior Admission € 12 (Guests 65 or over)
- Under 25 Admission € 12 (Guests 25 or under)
- Punters Package € 25 (Admission, €5 Beverage Voucher, €2 Betting Voucher and Race Card
- Premier Day Member € 40 (Includes admission & admits to Premier / Members Lounge)
- Child Admission € Free (Under 16 years old - Accompanied by an adult)
We may have limited hospitality packages available in Legends Restaurant (Ground Floor Marquee) and our Champagne Bar Restaurant today, please go to the Ticket Sales Booth on arrival and the helpful staff there will assist you. Other food and beverage outlets are open from 4pm and will serve a selection of Snacks, beverages, and more. Public Bars open at 4pm.
Public Viewing Stands
During the building of our new Grandstand a number of temporary facilities will be in place including a 1500 seater covered grandstand. There is no reserved seating and all seating is available on a first come first served basis. Disabled viewing is available from the platform along the rails.
The new Tote Hall will have several Tote positions and also a Paddy power Betting shop, along with bars and our sit'n'sip café open from 4pm today.
Car Parking at the Curragh is Free. There are designated car parks available for Members, Owners and Trainers, Selected Hospitality Guests, Press and Jockeys, Coach and Public car parking. Please enter all car parks from the N7 Roundabout and follow the instructions of the car park staff.
If you require additional information please call the Curragh Office from 9am today on 045 441205 (+35 345 441205 International)
We look forward to welcoming you to The Curragh this season, we hope you will enjoy the best racing in the world and the entertainment, food, muusic and facilities we have open to you at the Curragh, Where Champions Are Made