The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby is the highlight of the Irish racing and social calendar. The special combination of thrilling sporting action, brilliant live entertainment, delicious food and drink, dazzling glamour or casual comfort is unequalled thanks to the unique Irish Derby Festival atmosphere. The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Day is considered the pinnacle of the flat race season with top class International horses, trainers and jockeys from many countries converging on the Kildare venue to settle scores and confirm reputations. The quality of racing is unrivalled with a total of 8 contests taking place.
Derby Saturday is the centrepiece of a three day festival meeting and considered by many to be THE social event of the year, its also the festival Ladies Day with extravagent prizes for the most stylish Lady to be won. Excellent Hospitality packages are available in our Champagne Bar and Marquee Restaurant, enjoy a delicious 4 Course Lunch with a reserved table for the whole day from only €248pp including admission. Our admission prices start from only €25. View the options below and buy securely online for what promises to be a fabulous day to remember.
Buying E-Tickets online is the fastest way to book your place at one of our exciting race-meetings. Once you have purchased you will receive an email with the required number of e-tickets attached. Please print these and bring them with you to gain entry on the day. All ticket types are also available on the day from our Ticket Shop subject to availability.
All Hospitality packages are priced per person. Champagne Bar Hospitality is in the O'Briens Wines Champagne Bar located opposite the paddock and includes a 4 Course Lunch, Racecourse Admission, Reserved table for the day and a race card for each guest.
Marquee Hospitality packages are located in our new state of the art Marquee near the parade ring and include a 4 Course lunch, Racecourse Admission, Reserved Table for the Day and a racecard for each guest.