Barclay Communications Race Evening
You just can’t beat a night at the races – thundering hooves pounding on the track, the multi-coloured flash of jockeys charging towards the finish line and the roar of the crowd rising from their seats to spot the winner. Ladies and gentlemen, book your tickets now because you can always bet on a wonderful time at Down Royal.
Entrance: £10 or punters pack: £18.
Gates open at 4pm, with the first race starting at approximately 5.30pm and last race starting at 8.30pm.
Directions to Down Royal Racecourse
FROM BELFAST: M1 to The South and Dublin exit (Junction 8). At roundabout take first exit A101 past B&Q and Sainsburys on left hand side. At roundabout junction with A1 take second exit towards The South and Dublin. Travel up A1 Dual Carriageway to top of hill. Turn right across carriageway (to follow brown heritage signs) before the Hillsborough roundabout. Continue down Harry’s Road to crossroads and go straight through. Continue on the Aghnatrisk Road to next crossroads and turn right onto Kesh Road. Racecourse is about 2 miles further down the road. FROM DUBLIN: Road to Newry (N1 South of the border) then onto the A1 Dual Carriageway to Belfast. At Hillsborough Roundabout continue as for Belfast and take the first turn to left on Harry’s Road and directions are same as above.