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Fairyhouse Easter Festival 2022

April 16, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - April 18, 2022 @ 6:00 pm

2019 Fairyhouse Racing Festival, Fairyhouse Racecourse, Co. Meath 21/4/2019
8 year old Jessica Whyte from Whitegate, Co Clare, 2nd place in the La Bucca Easter Bonett Competition
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy)

What is happening?

Fairyhouse is home to the famous three-day Easter Festival which is taking place from Saturday 16th - Monday 18th April 2022.

Fairyhouse Racecourse will host the 150th running of the Irish Grand National on Easter Monday, April 18, Family Day on Sunday and Irish Grand National Monday.

Easter Sunday is also Family Day

  • Face painters,
  • Balloon modelling
  • Bubble fun for everyone.
  • Children’s theatre shows with interactive pantomime puppets
  • Magic ventriloquism show,
  • Grand finale starring the Easter bunny.

Times Date and Cost

Easter Sunday Family Day

Our KIDS GO FREE policy means that all the family can experience one of Ireland’s most prestigious racecourses, the ‘older ones’, the thrills of and spills of spring racing, and the ‘younger ones’, all the free entertainment we have on offer.

Easter Sunday also features the Easter Bonnet competition, a fantastic opportunity for the kids to show their creative side by making the most colourful and exciting bonnet hats.

The day will be brought to a close with live music from Pilgrim Street in the Festival Marquee.

 Open: 12pm |  First Race:  2:05pm | Last Race:  5:45pm (Approx Timings)

For more information about indivdual days , times and prices click here

For Booking and more information:

For more details on all the festival has to offer click here to go to the website.


April 16, 2022 @ 12:00 pm
April 18, 2022 @ 6:00 pm
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Contact Info

Kildare Town Heritage Centre, Market Square, Kildare Town, Co. Kildare, Ireland.

Tel: +353 45 530 672
Mobile: +353 871900945
Email: info@kildareheritage.com

Opening Hours

(Lunch 01:00-02:00pm Daily)

Monday 09:30am - 05:00pm

Tuesday 09:30am - 05:00pm 

Wednesday 09:30am - 05:00pm

Thursday 09:30am - 05:00pm

Friday 09:30am - 05:00pm 

Saturday 09:30am - 05:00pm

Sunday Closed