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Killarney's July Racing FestivalKillarney Kerry - Ireland South
Killarney's July Festival is the centre piece of Killarney's Racing Calendar and has a mix of both national hunt and flat racing. The festival opens on Monday July 15th, for four days. Monday to Wednesday are evening meetings and Thursday is an afternoon meeting and the renowned Ladies Day. Family Evening gets the festival started on Monday; the dedicated Kids zone has lots on offer for children of all ages, including bouncy castles, stilt walkers magic and puppet shows. Tuesday evening features the Christy McSweeney Memorial Novice Steeplechase with a prize fund of €15,500 and the first race of the afternoon is off at 5.50pm. Wednesday evening's feature race is The Bunkers Bar Handicap Hurdle with a prize fund of €23,500. The first race of the afternoon is off at 5.40pm. Killarney's Dawn Dairies Ladies Day is the highlight of the July Festival, and is considered to be one of the most prestigious Ladies Day on the Racing Calendar. The first race on Thursday card is off at 2.25pm.
ContactTelephone+353 (0)64 663 1125
Address: Killarney Racecourse, Ross Road, Killarney, Co Kerry