Get ready for the thrilling 3-day Listowel Races Summer Festival Meeting from June 3rd to 5th, a highlight of the season. The event was officially launched at a photo-call in Listowel, featuring renowned fashion designer Colin Horgan, Listowel Race Company Chairman David Fitzmaurice, model Tulasi Muralee Dharan, and award-winning milliner Aoife Hannon.
The exciting addition to this year’s festival is Style Stakes Sunday on June 4th, where the Best Dressed Man and Best Dressed Lady will each win a generous €500 cash prize. The runners-up in each category will enjoy a luxurious overnight stay at The Montenotte Hotel Cork. The judging will take place at 1:30 pm, and the winners will be announced in the parade ring after the 5th race.
The racing highlights of the Summer festival include the Irish EBF Median Sires Series Maiden with a prize of €25,000 on June 3rd, the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Fillies Maiden offering €15,000 on June 4th, and the Join Racing TV Now Handicap Hurdle worth €22,000 on June 5th.
In addition to the thrilling races, there will be excellent corporate entertainment packages available and the return of the popular Wooly Pet Farm. Admission is €15 per day, with discounts for OAPs, students, and free admission for children under 12 when accompanied by an adult. For more information and tickets, visit or call (068) 21144. Corporate hospitality can be booked at or by calling 021 4319398.
The Listowel Races Summer Meeting is the first of two meetings at the picturesque Listowel Race Course, with the second being the 7-day Harvest Racing Festival from September 17th to 23rd, 2023.
Photo Credit: John Kelliher .