:::The Going: Following a further 4mm of rain since 7am the ground today is now yielding, good to yielding in places. Dry day ahead ::: Posted 29th Jan 2019

Race Day

St Patrick's Day Meeting



  • Gates


  • First Race

    1:50pm (approx.)

    Last Race

    5:35pm (approx.)

  • Card Type

    National Hunt

  • Ticket status


Race Information

General Admission £15 each

Race & Stay Package £60 each
The Europa Hotel Belfast is one of Northern Ireland’s leading 4-stars. Situated in the middle of the thriving Belfast City Centre and only 20 minutes from Down Royal Racecourse.

Hotel and Racing Package Plus General Admission £75 per person sharing

Group Admission £13 each 
  • Discounted tickets for groups of twenty or more travelling to the racecourse.
  • Must be Purchased prior to race day.
  • Discount ticket for groups of 20 or more.
Return Bus from Belfast £10 per person
The bus will leave Donegal Square West one and a half hours before the scheduled first race at Down Royal on the dates above. The bus will return approximately one hour after the scheduled last race at Down Royal on the dates above. Hospitality customers are advised not to book the bus as it will not get you to the racecourse in time for dining prior to racing. 

For further information on the bus service please contact Belfast Bus Company on 028 90742444.
This ticket does not include your admission to the racecourse.

Guinness Suite Punters Pack £28 each 
  • Entrance to the Racecourse
  • Access to the Guinness Suite 
  • Pint of Magners
  • Racecard
  • £5 Matched bet with Sean Graham or Pat O'Hare
Taste @Downroyal £56 each
  • Entrance to the racecourse
  • Racecard to check the runners and riders
  • Premium located suite
  • Relaxed and informal non designated seating
  • Taster menu showcasing the best of Northern Irish Produce including dessert and artisan cheeses.
Don Cossack Hospitality Package £80
Enjoy all the action from a large Private Suite in the Hospitality Pavillion with excellent views of the track and winning post. It is glass fronted with a balcony overlooking the finishing straight. The Don Cossack Suite has a capacity for 40 guests and will be filled with individual hospitality bookings making it a shared hospitality suite. The Don Cossack package will include; 
  • Entrance to the racecourse 
  • Premium located suite
  • Premier Enclosure badge 
  • Racecard to check the runners and riders 
  • Three Course Meal with coffee and tea 
  • Tote betting service 
While there is no public bar in this suite, drinks purchases are available through waitress service. The price is £80 +VAT per person, tables can accommodate up to 10 guests and bookings for smaller and larger parties are available.

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