Day 2: The Curragh 

Sunday 10th September 2023

Plan Your Day

Day 2 | The Curragh



Day two of Irish Champions Festival moves to the historic venue of the Curragh Racecourse. 

As well as top class racing, Sunday at the Curragh also plays host to the return of the much loved, behind the scenes Thoroughbred Trails.

The Parade of Champions in association with Treo Eile will also take place during racing, giving racing fans the opportunity to meet some equine superstars. 

In addition there will be plenty of other attractions for style followers including the Style Awards and the Moyglare Kids Zone for families with free kids activities for younger racegoers. Free entry for kids under 18. 



The Curragh Racecourse is home to all five Irish Classic races. There are four Group 1 races on the eight-race card, featuring the Comer Group International Irish St Leger, the final Irish Classic of the season.

Al Basti Equiworld Dubai Flying Five and two of the best juvenile races of the year, the Goffs Vincent O’Brien National Stakes and the Moyglare Stud Stakes will also be featured on the day. 

Irish Champions Festival will again attract many of the world’s best racehorses, owners, trainers and jockeys. 

Gates open 11:00am | First Race 1.50 | Last Race 5:45 | Bars close 7.00pm | Gates Close 7:30pm



General Admission

- Adult - General Admission Advanced Ticket €35

- Senior/Student €25

- Under 25 -  €25

- Weekend Ticket €60

- Child - Under 18 - FREE

- Adult gate price: €40

- Senior student gate price: €25

Premium Experiences:

- Thoroughbred Trail Package: €35 - €50

- Champions Breakfast Package €50