26th - 29th December 2017
Leopardstown’s Christmas Festival runs over four days from
26th-29th of December. The Christmas festival is filled
with festivities, glamour and top class National Hunt racing.
The atmosphere at the Leopardstown Christmas Festival is
unparalleled and an unmissable highlight of the Irish horse
racing calendar. The annual Leopardstown Christmas Festival is the perfect
venue to see prime horses competing in National Hunt racing at its best.
The Leopardstown Christmas
Festival features seven Grade 1 races, including the Racing Post Novice
Steeplechase (Grade 1) on Racing Post Day-Tuesday 26th, The Paddy
Power Steeplechase (Grade B) on Paddy Power Day-Wednesday 27th, The
Leopardstown Christmas Chase (Grade 1) on Thursday 28th and
The Ryanair Hurdle (Grade 1) on Ryanair Day-Friday 29th
If you're still hungry after Christmas dinner, why not
savour some of our festive food and drink? Warm up with a hot whiskey, or enjoy an all-inclusive dining package - there is something to suit all
budgets and preferences at the Leopardstown Christmas Festival!
Make sure to be in the Festival Marquee at 11am before
racing each day, where we host an exclusive Winning Line Tipster Panel on the
morning of each race day. This is a complimentary event available to all
Leopardstown attendees, so make sure to bring your pen to mark your card with
the hot tipped horses for the day!
Tickets Terms & Conditions
Blackrock DART shuttle bus ticketComplimentary Bus Shuttle From Blackrock DART Station at 10.45 | 11.30am | 12.00pm on any of the following 3 days: 27th/28th/ 29th December
Customers who hold a Blackrock Shuttle Ticket get priority – therefore customers should purchase this ticket on Leopardstown.com as well as the time of the bus you wish to take for your chosen day
Please note there is no DART service on St. Stephens Day.
Entertainment at The Leopardstown Christmas Event will include music from Mundy, Pop Gods, Conor McKeon band and more.
December 26th - 29th 2017.
Experience the thrill as you watch your chosen horse thunder past the stands, hear the crowd roar and feel the ground rumble beneath your feet. Soak in the unique atmosphere at the Leopardstown Christmas Festival, with high class cards that boast no less than seven Grade 1 races. Both established and future stars of racing will be in attendance, so come to Leopardstown to see famous horses in the flesh, and spot future stars that will be remembered for years to come. With over 1.2 Million in prize money up for grabs, you don’t want to miss this top class racing festival.
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No matter which ticket you purchase, you have a plethora of areas to enjoy the atmosphere and racing enveloped in the warmth of Leopardstown Racecourse’s fantastic facilities. Whether you have a bird’s eye view of the racecourse in your very own suite, or are feeling the buzz in our Festival Marquee, you can relax and peruse your race card in top class facilities. Make sure to visit the Winning line Panel located in the festival Marquee at 11am each morning, which is an expert tipster panel outlining their top picks of horses running that day. This event is provided free of charge to all patrons attending Leopardstown Christmas Festival. We have an abundance of hot food and drinks available, as there is nothing like a hot whiskey to warm you from the inside out, or savour the plethora of hot food options available across the racecourse. We have an array of fantastic all-inclusive bundles and packages to suit all budgets.
Thursday 28th December is the official ladies day of the Christmas Festival and features the CLIFF Style Awards. Fashion is a major aspect of the Leopardstown Christmas Festival and the key to winter racing style is to find the perfect balance between fashion and comfort. Stylish racegoers dress to impress each day at the Leopardstown Christmas Festival. Leopardstown celebrates celebrates fashion and offers the opportunity for the most fashionable individuals to display their style in the spotlight. You will also see plenty of horse racing fans in practical, smart-casual clothing. While there is no strict dress code at Leopardstown Racecourse, smart-casual attire is recommended.
Exciting entries from both Ireland and the UK for the @paddypower Rewards Club S'Chase Grade 1 on December 27th, mo… https://t.co/mAOE1R37hM
Ticket Hotline: (01) 289 0500