The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival 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 quality of racing is top class with a total of 7 races taking place with Europe's top fillies competing in the Group One Pretty Polly Stakes, Comer Group International Curragh Cup (Group 2), Finlay Volvo International Stakes, Tote Rockingham Handicap and Grangecon Stud Stakes
Derby Sunday is the final day of a three day festival meeting, it is also the festival Family Day with great entertainment throughout the afternoon designed especially for children and families. Special Family Tickets are available when you arrive (not available online) that admit 2 adults and accompanied children under 16 for only €25. Excellent Hospitality packages are available in our Champagne Bar and Marquee Restaurant, enjoy a delicious 3 Course Lunch with a reserved table for the whole day from only €75pp including admission. Our admission prices start from only €12. 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 3 Course Lunch, Racecourse Admission, Reserved table for the day and a race card for each guest.
Champions Terrace Restaurant Hospitality packages are located on the first floor of our new state of the art Marquee near the parade ring and include a 3 Course lunch, Racecourse Admission, Reserved Table for the Day and a racecard for each guest.
Legends Restaurant Hospitality packages are located on the ground floor of our new state of the art Marquee near the parade ring and include a 2 Course lunch, Racecourse Admission, Reserved Table for the Day and a racecard for each guest.