Ballinrobe has a very old tradition of racing. Ballinrobe Racecourse is located one mile from the town on the main Castlebar road (N84). It is the only Racecourse in Mayo and is one of only 4 in Connaught and hosts nine race meetings annually.
Horse Racing has been taking place at the present venue since 1921 and prior to that at other locations around the town, with Race meetings recorded as far back as 1774. Ballinrobe posseses a slightly elevated right-handed track and boasts an exceptional view of every stride. The racecourse offers stabling for 108 horses.
Major developments have recently taken place at Ballinrobe Racecourse and are ongoing so as to provide for our customers enjoyment. Corporate packages available including dinner seating for 160 corporate guests.
New Developments to date:
New Modern Grandstand
New Toilet block
Tote betting facilities
2 comfortable bars
Distance (in miles):
Tel: + 353 (0) 92 41052 (Race Days)
Fax: + 353 (0) 92 41406