Tattersalls Irish Guineas Weekend
Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th MayThe Irish Guineas Weekend holds the first two clasics of the season Saturday 27th May sees the Colts in action in the 2000 Guineas and Sunday 28th May is the turn of the Fillies in the 1000 Guineas. All the best horses and trainers are represented and many use these two races as the launchpad for Colts and Fillies with Derby and Oaks aspirations. 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
Saturday 27th 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), Cold Move Marble Hill Stakes (Listed) also feature as part an exciting seven race programme.
Sunday 28th May features Europe’s top fillies competing for Classic race glory in the Tattersalls Irish 1000 Guineas. 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. We will also feature the big fashion day on the Sunday with Killashee Irish Tatler Style Icon competition in association with Cullen & Co.
Altogether it's a "must see" for any racing fan.
Race & Stay Packages
Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th May - Our fabulous Irish Guineas 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.