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Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival – Saturday 25th June

Newbridge

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

11AM            Gates open

12.45PM      Winning Line in association with Paddy Power – Thom Malone is joined by special guests to preview the day

1.25PM         Dubai Duty Free Dash (Listed)

1.35PM         Presentation by Dubai Duty Free to Barretstown Children’s Charity (The Charity was founded by actor Paul Newman at the Irish Derby in 1994)

2PM               Dubai Duty Free Summer Fillies handicap

2.35PM         Dubai Duty Free Celebration Stakes (Listed)

2.25PM         Dubai Duty Free Most Stylish Man and Lady in association with the K Club. Winner announced (Beech Tree –

3.05PM         GAIN Railway Stakes (Group 2)

Chloe Agnew (Celtic Women) accompanied by the Army Band under the instruction of Fergal Carroll  to perform the National Anthems of Ireland and UAE (before horses enter parade ring) and Curragh of Kildare (as horses go to start) in parade ring. Parachutists from the Defence Forces to jump with flags

Jockeys lead by the members of the Military Police of the Defence Forces to be accompanied by members of the Kildare Pony Club

3.45PM         Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby (Group 1 Classic). Army Band fanfare at time of post race presentation

4.20PM         ARM Holding International Stakes (Group 3)

4.50PM         Dubai Duty Free Derby Festival Handicap

5.25PM         Dubai Duty Free Handicap

*Race times and gate opening times are subject to change
ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE
Parade Ring: 11.15 to 1pm Newbridge Gospel Choir

West End: 12pm to 6pm Bonuscion

Beech Tree: 12pm to 3pm Bailey/ Gordon and 3pm to 5pm Roisin McAlindin

Derby Bar: 12pm to 5pm NITETRAIN

Parade Ring Plaza: 5.40pm to 7pm Smash Hits, the ultimate party band!

Parade Ring (pre Derby): Chloe Agnew and Army Band – anthems and Curragh of Kildare

When

Date
June 25
Time
11:30 am - 6:00 pm UTC

Where

The Curragh Racecourse
Newbridge
County Kildare
R56 RR67
Ireland

Cost

€28

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