27th December 2023

Unleash the thrill of horse racing on Paddy Power Day! Last year, over 17,000 racegoers attended Day 2 to cheer on winners in the the Grade 1 Paddy Power Chase and Grade 1 Paddy Power Future Champions Hurdle.

The air will once again be charged with excitement, with music and entertainment throughout the day.

Gates Open approximately 10.00am.

First Race - 12:05pm

Feature Race - 3:00pm

Last Race - 3:35pm


Sandyford LUAS – pick up from 09:45 and run continuously throughout the day until 18:00.

Heuston Station – pick up 09:00 and return at 17:15 only. 

Hayden’s Pub Naas and Red Cow LUAS – pick up 09:00 and return at 17:45 only. 

Blackrock DART – pick up 09:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30 and return 16:00, 17:00, 18:00 only. 

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                                  Adult - €35 | Student & Senior - €30 | Christmas Cracker - €60 | Kids U 12 Go Free |  Premium Level - €90pp

                    The Big Christmas Brunch at the Pavilion - €109 | Legacy Lounge  Wine & Cheeseboard Package - €135 for two people sharing


race schedule (Subject to change)

The Paddy Power Maiden Hurdle of €15,000

The Paddy Power Games Beginners Chase of €17,500


 The Paddy’s Rewards Club Chase (Grade 1) of €125,000


The Paddy Power Future Novice Hurdle (Grade 1) of €100,000


The Paddy Power Handicap Hurdle of €30,000

3.00pmThe Paddy Power Steeple Chase of €200,000
3.35pmThe Paddy Power INH Flat Race of €12,000

WHat's happening

From the horse's mouth

Marquee Before Racing

Gear up for an unparalleled inside track of the day's racing with the Paddy Power preview. As the anticipation builds , Paddy Power's expert panel will provide you with invaluable insights, expert analysis, and  tips to enhance your race day.

music after racing

Band to be announced soon!

Head down to the marquee where we will have a live band playing on the Bulmers stage...it's the best way to close off an exhilarating day at the races.

Trad in Hurricane's Bar

During and After Racing

Hurricane's Bar will be bursting with spirited sounds of a traditional Irish band. Hurricane's will be a lively experience during and after racing.

hospitality options

 The Big Christmas Brunch


Witness the excitement of horse racing in a class of its own, with the Big Christmas Brunch. It will be a party, with DJ, racing, sweet and savoury buffet, race programme, reserved seat for the day and large screens showing sports. Groups of less than 6 will be placed on a shared table.

Legacy Lounge Wine Bar | Festive Wine & Sharing Cheese Platter

€135 for Two People 

Share the joy of the season with this exclusive offering, perfect for couples seeking a delightful escape in the heart of the Leopardstown Christmas Festival. Immerse yourself in the contemporary and relaxed ambiance of the Legacy Wine Bar as you savor the perfect pairing of wine and cheese.  Package includes admission.

Christmas Cracker Bundle

€60 (Limited Availability)

A Christmas Cracker is a special offering that provides a convenient and value package for a day at the races. Tickets include admission, race card, Food and Drink vouchers and a Tote betting voucher. Bundles are a sought-after option for racegoers looking for to enhance their race day experience.

premium level access 


Located on the third floor of the grandstand, premium level seats offer a reserved stadium seat for the day, access to the Premium Level of the Grandstand and the Circle Lounge area on the 3rd floor.

Paddy Power Day

Paddy Power Day