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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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DAY 3 OF THE LISTOWEL HARVEST FESTIVAL The John McConnell trained Orgilgo Bay ran out a hugely impressive winner of The Listowel Races Supporters Club Lartigue Hurdle on the third day of the Listowel Harvest Festival. The four-year-old was partnered to victory by Kevin Sexton and the pair could b[...]

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Winner of ‘Loving Listowel Races’ Photography Competition

The winner of the Loving Listowel Races Photography Competition was John Kelliher for his image entitled 'Taking A Break".   John won a two night escape to the beautiful Strand Hotel in Limerick and his winning image shown here of Listowel man Joe Broderick at the Races, will be published in The[...]

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‘Go Racing Kids’ Club’ Day

200 Local School Pupils were joined by Trainer Tom Cooper and local Jockey Eoin McCarthy Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) held a ‘Go Racing Kids’ Club’ Day at Listowel Racecourse this morning (5th September). Two hundred 5th and 6th class pupils from local schools took part in demonstrations from [...]

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Pippa O Connor Ormond


Chic Boutique Ladies Day, Friday 19th of September, Listowel Harvest Racing Festival The most glamorous ladies day of the fall season - with a prize fund of €9, 000  Judged by Daithi O Se and Pippa O’Connor Ormond and sponsored for 25 years by Patricia & Mary O Flaherty, Chic Boutique[...]

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Robert Power


The John Kiely trained Carlingford Lough has been allotted top weight of 11st 10lbs for next week’s Guinness Kerry National, which is the feature race of the seven day festival that gets underway next Sunday, 14th September. The son of Kings Theatre was a dual Grade 1 winning novice chaser la[...]

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Fun Alternative Best Dressed Event

Making a welcome return on the closing day of the Listowel Harvest Racing Festival on Saturday 20th of September is the Listowel Tidy Towns Group, in association with An Taisce, Best Presentation of an Up-cycled / Re-styled or Authentic Vintage outfit. This alternative and fun fashion event is looki[...]

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Irish Daily Star and Listowel Races Competition

Make sure to get a copy of the Star Chic Magazine this Saturday (free with the Irish Daily Star) for your chance to WIN a fabulous trip to the Listowel Harvest Racing Festival including a two night stay in the wonderful Fels Point Hotel, Tralee.    Thanks to Listowel Harvest Races (14th - 20th S[...]

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Photo Competition

Some ideas on what we mean by "Loving Listowel Races" by one of our judges Don MacMonagle. Send us in your favourite memories and images today and show us why you LOVE racing in Listowel. Remember we are looking for all images from any time - and they could have been taken on your i-phone, polaroid,[...]

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Photo Competition

‘Loving Listowel Races’ Photo Competition

Winner of the Photo Competition will receive 4 star stay in Limerick's Strand Hotel, free passes to Listowel Races and a writeup in the Kerryman newspaper following the races.  All finalists will be exhibited during the week of the races. This competition is open to all, pro or amateur, young or ol[...]

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Listowel Races Weather Forecast
21/08/2018, 2:53 am
Mostly cloudy
Mostly cloudy
real feel: 14°C
current pressure: 1020 mb
humidity: 90%
wind speed: 2 m/s SSW
wind gusts: 3 m/s
sunrise: 6:31 am
sunset: 8:51 pm