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Things to do in Kerry

Listowel Listowel Writers Week is an internationally renowned literary festival It brings together acclaimed authors and questioning audiences for a packed weekend schedule of events. Richard Forde, Colm Tobin, Alan Cumming, Emma Donoghue and many others will share their expertise and anecdotes in [...]

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5th June Bank Holiday Racing

On Monday 5th June, our second day of racing will be a mix of National Hunt & Flat Racing and is sponsored by John J Galvin.

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4th June Bank Holiday Racing

This year's racing kicks off on the 4th June, the bank holiday weekend. The main event for the Sunday will be the Croom House Stud sponsored race. All racing on the Sunday will be on the flat.

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Saving your heels

For Ladies Day 2016 we introduced an open top bus, free service, leaving from 'The Square' and dropping off at the entrance to the races. The response was very positive, especially, for those ladies who wore high shoes and wanted to save themselves the walk through town.

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2016 Harvest Festival Record Numbers

2016 turned out to be a recorded breaking Harvest Festival for Listowel. The number of people attending the Festival has been increasing for the last number of years and September's Harvest Festival in 2016 has shown that growth.

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THRILLING GUINNESS KERRY NATIONAL

ROGUE ANGEL LANDS THRILLING GUINNESS KERRY NATIONAL FOR TRAINER MOUSE MORRIS AND JOCKEY GER FOX. JOCKEY DAVID CASEY SIGNS RETIRES ON A HIGH NOTE WITH A  IN DYING STRIDES BY SHORT HEAD & WIN IN HIS LAST EVER RACE ON LONG DOG. Rogue Angel captured the Guinness Kerry National getting back up i[...]

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Official launch of September Racing Festival 2015

Listowel 7 Day Harvest Racing Festival. Sunday 13th to Saturday 19th of September 2015 Serious Racing. Serious Fun. Sensational Style. #listowelraces Tuesday 11th of August, 2015 The forthcoming 7 day Listowel Harvest Racing Festival, from Sunday 13th to Saturday 19th of September[...]

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McElligott’s Honda Announce Sponsorship of Harvest Racing Festival Ladies Day 18th September-image

McElligott’s Honda Announce Sponsorship of Harvest Racing Festival Ladies Day 18th September

Judges are top international model and Honda Ambassador, Alison Canavan, and well known Broadcaster and former judge from The Apprentice, Brian Purcell. Issued Thursday 11th of June, 2015 McElligott’s, Tralee, in association with Honda, were today officially announced as the new sponsor of [...]

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Ladies Day Winner June Bank Holiday 2015-image

Ladies Day Winner June Bank Holiday 2015

Caroline O’Sullivan, Lisselton, County Kerry, (centre) was the winner of the Best Dressed Lady today (Sunday 31st of May), on the opening day of the Listowel Races Whit Weekend Meeting. Judged by beauty expert Mary O Donnell (left) and TV stylist Marietta Doran, there was a total Ladies Day pr[...]

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Listowel Races Weather Forecast
22/08/2017, 10:00 am
Mostly cloudy
Mostly cloudy
17°C
real feel: 17°C
current pressure: 1010 mb
humidity: 82%
wind speed: 3 m/s S
wind gusts: 3 m/s
sunrise: 6:33 am
sunset: 8:48 pm