the best in the World meet - make it your plan to be here, witness the very
best, competing for the ultimate prize.
Longines Irish Champions Weekend is the sum of all parts – World class racing, elegant fashion, gourmet food and drink, and a host of entertainment including live music, DJ sets & more.
Longines Irish Champions Weekend is a spectacular two-day event, featuring Ten Group races including Six Group 1 races run at two legendary Irish racecourses Leopardstown and The Curragh. Showcasing the World’s best horses, trainers and jockeys. Prize
money at this event exceeds €4.6 million making it one of the richest and most glamorous meetings on the international racing calendar..
Gates Open approx 11am | First Race approx 1.55pm | Last Race approx 6.00pm | Event Ends approx 8.30pm
Public Shuttle buses operating from
Sandyford Luas. 10:30am - 10pm.
Race & Rail shuttle buses
operating from Blackrock DART station to Leopardstown will operate. Pick up at - 11.30am/12.30pm/1.30pm. Drop off at 6.30pm/7.30pm/8.30pm
our Bag Searching policy here
• Anyone aged under 18 must be
accompanied by an adult to gain FREE entry to the racecourse.
• OAP’s and Students must be in possession of the necessary identification in
order to gain admittance into the racecourse at the reduced rate.
More Information Here
ALL KIDS GO FREE!
There is lots going on during day 1 of Longines Irish Champions Weekend to entertain the whole family. Kids and Families will be catered for throughout the day in the family fun zone which features a petting farm, educational talks from front runner, a race horse simulator, face painters, Hercules the horse, hobby horse races , large outdoor games and much more! ALL KIDS GO FREE when accompanied by a parent or guardian. A family ticket admits two adults and any number of children aged 17 or younger.
GOING REPORT for Saturday 19th October
Issued at 8.10am Friday 18th October
Following 2mm of rain overnight
Ticket Hotline: (01) 289 0500