Bulmers Super Sunday at Tipperary Races October 2nd

Super Sunday takes place at Tipperary Races on Sunday, 2 October. Conveniently located adjacent to Limerick Junction this action-packed raceday is their biggest day of the season. Tipperary is a real jewel in the crown when it comes to equestrian experiences here in Ireland. The county offers so much to see and do for all the family, from riding and trekking experiences to museums, stud farm and yard visits as well as three racecourses to choose from. Whether it’s a day trip or a staycation, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

To celebrate Super Sunday 2022, Tipperary Races is offering a great value Bulmers Bundle with admission, racecard, a pint, a €10 food voucher and a €5 bet all included for €29. Live music in the Bulmers Marquee is free for all to enjoy, ensuring a buzzing atmosphere between races and at the popular après racing party.

For those who want to sample the premier’s finest racing hospitality, look no further than The High Chaparral Restaurant package. It offers a wonderful 3 course meal with admission, racecard, a reserved table for the day and wonderful views overlooking the entire racecourse all for €65 per person.

Not be forgotten, the little ones, children under the age of 14 go racing in Tipperary free gratis when accompanied by an adult. Ger’s Animal Farm will be on-site offering a chance to see and pet the many animals on display throughout the day.

Top class racing on the afternoon includes the Group 3 Coolmore US Navy Flag Concorde Stakes, O’Dwyer’s Steel Dundrum Grade 3 Novice Chase, Joe Mac Grade 3 Novice Hurdle and the Horse and Jockey Hotel Grade 3 Hurdle.

Speaking of the Horse and Jockey Hotel, why not extend your trip to Tipperary Races with a stay at the popular four-star family run hotel? The Horse and Jockey is a charming and centrally located hotel offering delicious food, excellent leisure and spa facilities and even gift shopping. Enjoy overnight accommodation in one of their well-appointed bedrooms, with an evening meal, breakfast the following morning and full use of the Leisure & Hydrology area, prices starting from €223.00 for two people.  

Crossogue Equestrian Centre is also a real treat nearby offering a fun day out on an authentic working stud farm, which has been successfully breeding and racing horses for jump racing for decades. Situated just outside Thurles, here you can enjoy cross-country horse trails or pony trekking around the picturesque farm. 

Alternatively, for the real racing enthusiast making a trip of it, you might consider another four-star family-friendly option, Hotel Minella, in Clonmel which offers three distinct Equine Tourism Packages complete with a trip to Minella’s own Lavally Farm, the famous nursery of recent Aintree Grand National winner Minella Times and Cheltenham Gold Cup Winner Minella Indo. 

For those who just want to race, relax and stay, another good option to consider is the Ballykisteen Hotel adjacent to the racecourse. Also, a four-star hospitality provider Ballykisteen offers a leisure centre, spa and 18-hole golf course to enjoy.

And for those seeking a unique luxury experience, the five-star Cashel Palace Hotel will not disappoint with a dedicated Equine Concierge and packages featuring exclusive access to world renown Ballydoyle Stud. 

A warm welcome awaits at the stunning walled town of Fethard, home to world-famous Coolmore Stud and the exquisite Fethard Horse Country Experience, a must for any horse racing enthusiast. The heritage towns of Cashel and Cahir are also a wonderful addition to any travel itinerary with castles, excellent food, tracks and trails aplenty. 

Tipperary Mountain Trekking, located close to Borisoleigh offers treks suitable for all levels of experience. If the great outdoors and activities are your thing, visiting Lough Derg is a must, recently named among the top 20 holiday destinations in Ireland, Lough Derg will not disappoint.

Super Sunday at Tipperary Races offers a great day out and a perfect Autumn break for the outdoor-loving equestrian enthusiasts looking for something exciting to do next weekend. To book race tickets online, visit www.tipperaryraces.ie and to make a fantastic staycation of it visit www.tipperary.com for inspiration on where to stay, things to do and sample itineraries that are sure to be a ‘winner alright’.

c/o Red PR