2016 August Racing Festival - Much More Than Racing!

The Tramore August Racing Festival provides entertainment, both on and off the track for both the racing enthusiast and the complete novice.

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THURSDAY 11th (e) First Race 5.10pm (National Hunt)

Jump start the festival and enjoy the craic at the track on Deise Evening with Seven exciting National Hunt races. The evening fun continues late into the evening with live music in the Inside Track bar .

Club Deise have a great evening planned in the Festival Marquee and will be welcoming the senior hurling panel as their guests and Brass & Co will be playing live during the evening. Tickets priced at €50 are available directly from


 FRIDAY 12th (e) First Race 5.15pm (National Hunt)

An evening National Hunt fixture. The Festival Marquee is the place to be where you will get all the tips from our celebrity racing tipsters. Live music after racing from No Hot Ashes.

Waterford & Tramore Chambers are hosting a summer networking evening in the Craic at the track marquee. More information from

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Thursday August 11th

Festival Marquee - Reserved for Club Deise

Graun Hill Suite - €49

Admission & Racecard

Reserved Table in Graun Hill Suite

Celebrity Tipster - to help you pick the winners!

TVs and Tote Betting facilities

Delicious Three Course Dinner, with bar table service 



Friday August 12th

Festival Marquee €35 - SOLD OUT

Admission & Racecard

Admission to Festival Marquee 

 Tote Betting & Exclusive Bar facilities

€5 Drink Voucher

Choice of Hot Chicken or Roast Beef Blaas

served in a Waterford Blaa, with a selection of salads

Live music after racing

*Please note this marquee will be open to all racegoers after the Sixth Race

Graun Hill Suite €65 - Limited Availability

Admission & Racecard

Reserved Table in Graun Hill Suite

Celebrity Tipster - to help you pick the winners!

TVs and Tote Betting facilities

Delicious Four Course Dinner, with bar table service 

Saturday August 13th 

Graun Hill Suite & Craic at the Track Marquee  SOLD OUT



  Sunday August 14th 

Graun Hill Suite €35

Admission & Racecard

Reserved Table in Graun Hill Suite

with TVs and Tote betting facilities

Three Course Traditional Roast Sunday Lunch

(Kids Menu €6.95)



SATURDAY 13th (e) First Race 4.05pm (Flat)

Style Evening is the highlight of our summer festival and it always ensures the competition within the enclosures equals what’s happening out on the track.

We are delighted to welcome back our sponsors House of Waterford Crystal and Redlane Boutique and International Model Roz Purcell will have the difficult task of choosing one lucky winner who will win €1,000 Redlane Voucher and selection of Waterford Crystal whilst 9 runners up will receive a €50 redlane voucher and a pair of Waterford Crystal Mixology Cocktail glasses.

50 'fashionistas' will be chosen in the enclosures to enjoy a complimentary glass of prosecco in the Festival Marquee and the final ten are interviewed by Mary O'Neill from WLR FM who will MC the evening,  before Roz announces her winner before the Sixth race.

Waterford Crystal will have one of their master cutters in the Festival Marquee showcasing his unique talent during the afternoon.

The big screen will be showing all the action from the Waterford / Kilkenny Hurling semi fnal replay during the evening before AVALON take to the stage in the Festival Marquee to ensure the party goes on until late.


SUNDAY 14th - First Race 2.20pm (National Hunt)

Get the family together and enjoy our famous Family Fun Afternoon

FREE entertainment during the afternoon includes the First Class Castles Marquee with loads of fun and games for the kids, Make some new four legged friends at the mobile farm.Take a 'selfie' with Hercules the Mascot and try your luck on some of the horse racing games.

This year sees the introduction of the Taste of Tramore Marquee. During the afternoon enjoy cookery demonstrations from Jeni Pim, Jens Kitchen and nutrition talks from Helen Byrne Help2Health and sample locally produced food from the artisan food producers.

Waterford Crystal have also provided a gorgeous piece from their Jewellery range as a racecard competition.





Thurs Aug 11th - Deise Evening

Fri Aug 12th - BBQ Evening

Sat Aug 13th - Style Evening

Sun Aug 14th - Family Fun Afternoon








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