Ireland's premier international horse racing venue staging numerous race meetings from May to October, including all 5 Irish Classic races highlighted by the Irish Derby Fesitval in June. The racecourse facilities feature a variety of bars and restaurants and a lively family area with playground and creche. Situated on the west side of Newbridge just off the M7 motorway.
Did you know the word "Curragh" means place of the running horse? The Irish turf club was founded in the coffee rooms in Kildare and it was soon established as the governing body for horse racing throughout Ireland