Go Racing in County Kildare

Kildare - The Thoroughbred County

Kildare is the Thoroughbred County and if you love horses you won't be disappointed. Come racing at our three top class racecourses.

  • Curragh Racecourse: Headquarters of Flat Racing in Ireland, hosting all five Classic Races including the Irish Derby.
  • Punchestown is the Home of Irish National Hunt Racing and the venue for the famous Irish National Hunt Festival in May.
  • Naas Racecourse features both Flat and National Hunt racing and provides excellent facilities for an enjoyable day at the races.
Horse Racing Ireland

Horse Racing Ireland is the national authority for thoroughbred horse racing in Ireland. Their headquarters are situated next to the Curragh Racecourse in Newbridge. Visit their website for all the latest on Ireland's racing industry.

News

Curragh set to stage Darley Irish Oaks Weekend

Haggas excited about Darley Irish Oaks challenge as O'Brien seeks first Curragh Classic of the season

Hurling for Cancer Research Returns to St Conleths Park

Top jockeys and GAA stars from around the country will be lining out for the most unique hurling fixture of the year, Hurling for Cancer Research, on Tuesday August 14 at St Conleths Park, Newbridge, County Kildare

Permanent Child Development Centre Opens At Naas Racecourse

Inspire Child Development Centre officially opens on racedays at Naas Racecourse from Saturday July 7th on their BBQ & Family Fun Day.

Saxon Warrior and Dee Ex Bee head final field of 12 runners in the Irish Derby

Saxon Warrior and Dee Ex Bee head a final field of 12 runners for Saturday's Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh

Nina Carberry launches 2018 Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival

The three-day festival takes place from Friday 29th June - Sunday 1st July.

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