Horse Racing & Equine

The Irish Derby

Fri Jun 30th - Sun Jul 2nd 2017

One of the richest races in the world, and at the centre of 3 days of great racing, this is the highlight of the annual …

Dublin Horse Show

Sun Jul 9th - Thu Jul 13th 2017

This is the big event of the year for Irish show jumpers and horse breeders, a hugely competitive event with classes for …

Connemara Pony Festival

Tue Aug 15th - Sun Aug 20th 2017

This festival celebrating the world renowned Connemara pony is built around the long running Connemara Pony Show which …

Ballinasloe October Fair

Sun Oct 1st - Sun Oct 8th 2017

Ballinasloe Fair is one of the oldest events in Ireland and has been held each October for longer than anyone knows.

Christmas Racing at Leopardstown

Mon Dec 25th - Thu Dec 28th 2017 (Provisional)

For many people Christmas is not Christmas without a day or two at Leopardstown races.

Racing at Limerick Racecourse

Tue Dec 26th - Thu Dec 28th 2017 (Provisional)

If you've never been to the races in Ireland (or even if you have.