Fun for all the family at Sligo Races

Sligo Races is hosting a family event at the races on Sunday, July 15.

Sligo Races is hosting a family event at the races on Sunday, July 15.

Racing starts at 2.55pm and there is free family entertainment throughout the afternoon and lots to keep the children occupied while the adults take on the serious task of picking a winner. It is a seven race all National Hunt Card with three sponsored races: The Guinness Handicap Hurdle, The Irish Stallion Farms European Breeders Fund Novice Hurdle, The Irish Stallion Farms European Breeders Fund Mares Maiden Hurdle.

Special family package for parents with children €25 and all activities for children are free and under cover. Activities include Front Runner Racing Club for Kids, Magic Ice Rink, Bouncy Castle, Free ice-cream voucher for all children. There will be an additional Big Screen on site solely to cover the Connacht Final

Anybody coming to the races will be able to watch the Connacht Final on a designated Big Screen so come early have lunch, relax and watch the match on the Big Screen.

Admission to the Races Adults €15 O.A.P’s & Students €10, Family Package €25 for parents with children, special Group Rates available (pre purchase necessary), free car parking in the centre of the track, restaurant & bars opened from 1 pm. And don’t forget racing again at Sligo Racecourse on August 8, 9 & 21. For further information, contact 071-9162484, email info@countysligoraces.com or go to www.countysligoraces.com