Final Sligo Races of 2012

The final fixture of the season takes place on Wednesday, October 3, with a seven race all National Hunt Card consisting of six steeplechases and a bumper. The first race is off at 3.25 and the last race is at 6.35.

The final fixture of the season takes place on Wednesday, October 3, with a seven race all National Hunt Card consisting of six steeplechases and a bumper. The first race is off at 3.25 and the last race is at 6.35.

There are three sponsored races: The Foley’s Bar and Off Licence Handicap Steeplechase; The Martin Reilly Motors Hyundai I40 Steeplechase; The Ellen’s Pub Maugherow Beginners Steeplechase.

To get the afternoon off to a relaxing start there will be music in the Main Bar by Adrian Cullen featuring a Dean Martin Tribute. Lunch will be served in our restaurant from 12.30pm and after racing to finish off the afternoon in a party mode there will be music again in the Main Bar by the popular Man in Black a Johnny Cash Tribute Show.

It is also Student Day at Sligo Races and we are looking forward to welcoming the students from Sligo IT and St Angela’s College who each have a race named after their colleges.

Brian Kennedy, Manager is looking forward to a large turnout especially with the attractive National Hunt card on offer with six steeplechases over various distances and a bumper as well as welcoming students who are the race-goers of the future.

Admission: Adults €15, OAP’s & Students €10, Children Free. Free car park in the centre of the track. Restaurant and Bars open from 12.30. For further information contact Tel 071-9162484 or visit www.countysligoraces.com.