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The 2020 Fairyhouse Easter Festival cancelled due to Coronavirus

Tuesday, 24 March 2020 at 06:31PM

Unfortunately, The Fairyhouse Easter Festival, featuring the BoyleSports Irish Grand National will not take place between Saturday 11th and Monday 13th April 2020.


Following the Government’s cancellation of all sporting events including those behind closed doors to contain the spread of Covid-19, the Fairyhouse Easter Festival has been cancelled.

Fairyhouse Racecourse operates a full refund policy in the event of any raceday not taking place. We have contacted all customers who have purchased a ticket via email to offer a full refund or the option to transfer to Easter 2021 at the current rates. The 2021 Fairyhouse Easter Festival which will be held on the 3, 4, 5 April 2021.

If you have any queries please contact the team via the button below or by emailing [email protected]. As you can imagine there is a lot to process, so please bear with us as we work through the refunds.

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Press Release 01/04/2020

HRI Board announces close of the 2019/20 National Hunt season and cancellation of Fairyhouse and Punchestown Festivals


Plans agreed to keep Ireland on a ‘racing ready’ footing
National Hunt season 2019/2020 to end
2020 Fairyhouse Easter and Punchestown National Hunt Festivals will not be rescheduled
When racing resumes, it will do so with a month of Flat-only fixtures
Significantly enhanced National Hunt programme in the October to December period
2020 BoyleSports Irish Grand National to be rearranged in this winter period

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