Killarney Races August Meeting.


Killarney’s August Racing Festival 2013



This fun packed festival kicks off on Wednesday 28th and runs for until Saturday 31st August 2013. Killarney racecourse will be opening its doors and stables once again in hope of a fantastic race meeting to round up the summer events.

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday are all evening meetings whereas Saturday is the only day meeting of the festival.

The Festival features the very best of festival racing; the Vincent O’Brien Ruby Stakes on the opening day of the festival always attracts some great runners. Over the four days racing the festivals offers a prize fund of nearly €400,000.

Saturday is Ladies Day and as always the style stakes are high in Killarney when the title of best dressed Lady is up for grabs. Littlewoods Ireland sponsoring the top prize for best dressed lady..


If you are thinking of visiting Killarney for the festival and are looking for a quitter surrounding to relax in please look at the following Accommodation & Dining options we have available.

Luxury 4* Accommodation contact Brook Lane reception on 064 6642077 or visit the website:

Local Dinner reservations in No 35 Restaurant Call 064 664 1559 or visit the website