Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival
Friday 30th June to Sunday 2nd JulyThe Irish Derby is now in its 152nd year and is the premier classic race of the season. Run at the Curragh racecourse, in the heart of the "horse county" of Kildare in Ireland and located 45 minutes from Dublin Airport and City. For driving directions and a map please click here
The quality of racing is unrivalled with a total of 24 contests taking place over three days. Derby Friday is a real "party night" with great racing and live bands keeping the atmosphere alive until late into the evening. Derby Saturday is THE social day of the year with top quality racing including the iconic Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby itself. Derby Sunday concludes the meeting and is themed as a family day, but has tremendous quality racing as well. Altogether it's a "must see" for any racing fan.
Race & Stay Packages
Friday 30th June to Sunday 2nd July - Our fabulous Irish Derby weekend Race and Stay packages are perfectly designed for you to enjoy a perfect racing break at The Curragh with our expert team arranging your choice of several luxury Hotels with luxury return transport and racecourse hospitality included. We have negotiated the best rates with our selected Hotel's and our service offers guaranteed availability for the packages we offer. Whether you are on your own or require a large group package we can help. Check out our pre-built packages below, if you require something different please do get in touch and we will tailor a package to suit you and your guests perfectly.