Recent & Upcoming Events

Charity Raceday at Downpatrick Racecourse

 Downpatrick Race Course is hosting a fundraising event on Friday 27th September 2013 in aid of the Jonjo Bright Trust. 

The first race will commence at 3.20pm with the last race finishing up at 6.30pm

Hospitality packages are available for £40pp (Table of 10 persons) Packages include:

  • After Race 3 Course Meal
  • Complimentary Tea/Coffee/Soup
  • Reserved Table for the Day & Evening
  • Charity Auction
  • Celebrity Host, Pamela Ballentine
  • Tombola
  • Monster Raffle
  • Evening Entertainment (8pm to 1am)

Packages are on a first come, first serve basis so book early to avoid disappointment.


Auction Prizes so far:

1   50 Bales of Kingsfield Haylage

2.   Darren Clarke signed shirt

3.   Istabraq Print signed by C.F Swann, J.P McManus & A.P O’Brien

4.  Old Irish Football signed by Manchester Utd & Northern Ireland star Harry Gegg

5.  Morning with Noel Meade for 2 people with lunch at Navan Racecourse

6.  Leo Casement Original Painting

7   J.P McManus Racing Silks signed by A.P McCoy

8   Celtic Football shirt signed by all players

9.  Sprinter Sacre Number Cloth from Boylesport Champion Chase, signed by Barry Geraghty & Nicky Henderson

10.Signed A.P McCoy Breeches & Whip in frame

11.Morning with Gordon Elliott with lunch for 2 people at Fairyhouse Racecourse on 30th November 2013

12.Signed Wayne Rooney shirt

13.Healy Racing Print

14.Signed Breeches from Champion Flat jockey Richard Hughes

15.Tour and lunch at Coolmore for 2 people

16.4 ball plus lunch at Royal County Down

17.A.P McCoy signed saddle

18.Morning with Willie Mullins with lunch for 2 people at Gowran Park Racecourse

19.Print of Camelot signed by Joseph & Aidan O’Brien

20.Down Royal Racecourse hospitality for 10 people on Boxing Day 2013

Ballot Prizes:

  • Admission and lunch for 4 people at Punchestown John Durkan Chases Day 08.12.13
  • Admission and lunch at Leopardstown on Irish Champion Hurdle Day
  • Tickets to Old Trafford to see Man Utd 


Tickets can be purchased through the Downpatrick Racecourse website on the looking link:


If you can't make the event but wish to make a donation, please make cheques payable to 'The Jonjo Bright Trust'


For further details of the event, please contact Downpatrick Racecourse 02844 612054, Peter Magill 07740251981 or Richard Lyttle 07738734832


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