Tramore August Racing Festival


11 – 14 August 2016 | Venue: Tramore Racecourse, Graun Hill, Tramore, Co. Waterford

Summer racing returns to the seaside venue of Tramore for an action packed, fun filled four days this August. Along with seven exciting horse races each day, this festival promises a fantastic schedule of entertainment for all ages – both on and off the track! The opening night of the festival gives race goers the chance to re-connect with old friends and perhaps meet some new ones.

Friday promises an evening of National Hunt racing. The Festival Marquee is the place to be – get all the tips from celebrity racing tipsters! Saturday is Style Evening which is the highlight of this summer festival and it always ensures the competition within the enclosures equals what’s happening out on the track. Over 50 ‘fashionistas’ will enjoy a complimentary glass of prosecco in the Festival Marquee before the winner is announced before the Sixth race.

The excitement continues out on track with seven exciting flat races. With live music after the last race each evening, the racecourse is now famous for its ‘craic at the track’ Get the family together and enjoy Tramore’s famous Family Fun Afternoon on Sunday, with free kids’ entertainment during the afternoon featuring the First Class Castles Marquee with loads of fun and games for the kids.

Accompanied minors under 18 have free entry during the festival.

Two Restaurants (one self service), three bars, family friendly enclosures, free parking

The four star self catering accommodation at Seacliff Holiday Homes, Dunmore East is the perfect location for all events within County Waterford.

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