July Festival 2017

Thursday 6th July 2017

First Race 5.05 pm; Last Race 8.45 pm (8 Races)

Friday 7th July 2017

First Race 5.00 pm; Last Race 8.35 pm (If divide)

Saturday 8th July 2017

First Race 4.50 pm; Last Race 8.05 pm (If divide)

August Festival 2017

Wednesday 30th August 2017

First Race  4.10 pm (approx)

Thursday 31st August 2017

First Race 4.10 pm (approx)

race times are approximate and will be confirmed when the Race programme is finalised nearer the date

General Admission Prices

Adults: €15.00 per person

Senior Citizens & Students: €8.00 (with valid ID)

Children: Free admission for children under 16 with accompanying adult.

2017 Bellewstown Annual Member

Go racing all 5 days at Bellewstown in 2017 for 1 unbelievable price

ADULT   –      €50.00

SENIOR  –     €30.00  Valid ID will be required at the gate with this ticket

STUDENT  – €30.00  Valid ID will be required at the gate with this ticket

Also Available,  Our Best Seller in 2014 & 2015:
“Almost 300 years of Racing at Bellewstown”

This publication is jam packed with every aspect of the “Sport of Kings” that has graced the hill at Crockafatha since the 17th Century.


And of course our best value ever!

  • Only available prior to the event online,
    or at
  •  The Bagel Bar, Laurence St. Drogheda or call 041 9842111

Unbelievable value “Any One Day” ticket is available for all meetings in 2017.

Price includes:

  • Admission to Enclosure
  • Free Colour Racecard
  • A €5 Matching Bet Voucher
  • A €5 Drink Voucher


Corporate Hospitality at prices you can afford:

Full sit down 3 Course Meal in our superb Corporate marquee with celebrity tipster, private Bar, and Tote betting facilities followed by after-race entertainment, to include race card and entrance ticket.

Our Corporate marquee overlooks the racecourse, parade ring and finish line with panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.

All online offers will close at 18.00 on Wednesday 5th July 2017

All online offers will close at 18.00 on Tuesday 29th August 2017

Train Service (Dublin Connolly to Drogheda)

Thursday, Friday, & Saturday

Dep Dublin Connolly @ 15.20; Arr Drogheda 15.54

Dep Drogheda @ 21.41: Arr Dublin Connolly 22.17

Dep Drogheda @ 22.05; Arr Dublin Connolly @ 23.01

The Free Shuttle Bus will also service Drogheda Railway Station

both before the First race and after the Last race

conditions as per Shuttle Bus Service above will apply

Free Shuttle Bus Service

Bellewstown Races will run a FREE Shuttle Bus Service from the bus bays at the riverside of the Abbey Car Park in Drogheda town centre to the racecourse on Thursday 6th July, Friday 7th July, Saturday 8th July, 2017 & Wednesday 30th & Thursday 31st August 2017.

The bus will depart 1 hour (sharp) before start of 1st Race  – places are limited on a 1st come 1st served basis. Each passenger taken up to Bellewstown on the bus will be issued with a wrist band for the return journey.

Bus will return to Drogheda 30 minutes after the last race. Bellewstown Races reserves the right to refuse admission to the bus. Under 18’s must be accompanied by an Adult. Bellewstown Races accepts no responsibility for non-availability of places should the bus be oversubscribed.