Guineas Weekend at the Curragh – Travel, Entertainment & Hospitality News

What to expect…. first class racing action!

Expect to see Europe’s top colts competitng in the Group 1 Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas on Saturday and Europe’s leading fillies battling it out in the Tattersalls Irish 1000 Guineas on Sunday. Both contests in 2017 were claimed by the legendary Aidan O’Brien.

Sunday also features the Group 1 Tattersalls Gold Cup which was won last year by British raider Decorated Knight for trainer Roger Charlton.

Entertainment Line Up

We are delighted to announce that Irish band Seo Linn an energetic group of young musicians will be playing after racing on Saturday 26th May, day one of the Tattersalls Irish Guineas Festival. They are renowned for their unique takes on contemporary tracks with the injection of their passion for Gaeilge.

On Sunday we will have music throughout the day with the hugely popular Viva Manila.


Dining at the Curragh offers guests sumptuous cuisine complemented by thrilling racing action.
For Guineas Weekend we have our Champions Terrace available for just €139 pp and includes a 3 course a la carte menu and table for the day. For more information and to secure your place call 045 441205 or book online HERE

Travel & Parking

Getting to the Curragh couldn’t be easier. A shuttle bus will operate from Kildare train station and there is also a dedicated Dublin Coach service from Burgh Quay to the Curragh. If you are driving there is plenty of free parking available on Ballymany Hill which is on your right hand side on approach to the racecourse from the M7. Travel Info & Directions available HERE


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