As the fanfare sounds and the horses charge down the racetrack, the scent of crisp, green grass fills the air and ladies and gentlemen gather in the stands in anticipation, you can almost taste the excitement at the reputable Navan Racecourse. Renowned for its superb calendar of events, notable wins and national hunt racing, visitors to the course can expect a traditional horseracing setting, in a modern and fully equipped facility.
A playground for adults, the competitions here range from high stakes to entry level, where the elite can join forces to witness spectacular racing in the beautiful setting of Navan. Navan Racecourse hosts several race fixture events that cater to the interests of both regular and first-time horse racing enthusiast, namely:
Active retirement packages – Senior citizens not only receive a full day of excitement, but this all-inclusive package is an excellent excuse to get out of the house with friends. Attendees can enjoy a full race card, a reserved table in one of the gorgeous suites for high tea and access to each of the punters stations and seats in the stands for a full view.
Bachelor parties – Gents can put on their most dapper outfits and come and celebrate their single lives once more. Groups can enjoy the race fixtures of the day and full access to the bars and restaurants on site. Top hats, bow ties and on-tap larger ensure you can have an interesting afternoon, before heading out on the town.
Winter Ladies day – Dress up with your girlfriends and express your creativity at these annual events. Aside from an exciting day of horseracing, the dress up parade ensures a fun-filled day of beautiful hats, haute couture, exclusive entertainment and the opportunity to win magnificent prizes.
If you’re planning a trip down to the Navan Racecourse, choose accommodation that’s not only luxurious, but comfortable and affordable too. Ardboyne Hotel is situated a quick 12 minute drive from the course. Whether you’re travelling with friends, the kids or on your own, this establishment offers a wide range of rooms and suites to suit your needs.