:::The Going: The ground @Downroyal is soft, yielding in places ::: Posted 1st Nov 2017

Race Day


Since the 17th Century Down Royal Racecourse has brought the "Sport of Kings" to generations of people in Northern Ireland - it's a race course steeped in history. Racing horses isn't just something we do at Down Royal, it's a part of our culture, our heritage and our spirit. We live, breathe and sleep it!

 

Follow the links to the left of the page to find out more about what to expect when you come racing at Down Royal and download our Little Black Book of Racing which has been compiled by the team at Down Royal to provide you with all you need to know on the basics of racing, perfect race day style, insider know-how, racing jargon and top tips all in one handy, pocket-sized place to make sure your day at Down Royal is one to remember.

News & Blog

Boxing Day Race Meeting at Down Royal Gates open 10:30am - First Race 12.10pm (approx.) and Admission 15

23rd Nov 2017

Boxing Day Race Meeting at Down Royal – Tuesday 26th December - First R...

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Morning Line and Racehorse to Riding Horse Parade Saturday 4th November

3rd Nov 2017

Coming Racing on Saturday 4th November? Get there early to see our Racehorse to ...

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View our 360 interactive tour and take control as you view the fabulous surroundings and facilities at Down Royal.

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