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Fairyhouse Easter Festival


One of the most anticipated dates on the Irish Racing calendar is the Fairyhouse Easter Festival. Running in 2019 from Sunday April 21st to Tuesday April 23rd, the Festival has been the scene of some memorable occasions over the years such as AP McCoys last ever ride on Irish soil and the victory of Our Duke in the BoyleSports Irish Grand National for trainer Jessica Harrington in 2017. In 2018 the race was won by General Principle for Gordon Elliott under JJ Slevin. 


Fairyhouse Racecourse Home of the BoyleSports Irish Grand National, Ireland’s most valuable handicap steeple-chase with a prize fund of €500,000. First run in 1870, it has become a key date in the Irish sporting calendar. Public bar/ restaurant and suites available for meetings and functions.

Fixture List 2019

2018 Sales Dates

  • 10.30 am, 9 November 2018  Flat Foal & Breeding Stock Sale
  • 10am, 11 – 16 November 2018  November NH Sale

2019 Sales Dates

The theatre presents dance and music as well as the best of local and national professional and amateur companie.  Our vibrant programme also includes puppetry, multimedia, clowning and comedy.

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