BELLURGAN PARK

Gates Open: 12:30 pm
First Race: 2.30 pm
Admission Prices: €10 and free for U16's
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Track Biography:

The County Louth Foxhounds were founded in 1817 and one of the few packs of Old English breed of hounds in Ireland.

One of the real attractions of point-to-point racing is the opportunity to get up close and personal with the future stars of the racing world in a relaxed and family friendly environment.

Our annual point-to-point typically takes place at the beginning of April. Situated almost exactly half way between Dublin and Belfast on the Carlingford road, the estate has been in the Tipping family since the early 18th Century.

A short step from the house, the cottage walk leads you towards ‘Tippings Wood’ and as you pass through the wonderfully crafted stone arch, a lake of 1.2 acres lies to your left. As the amazing 200 acres of deciduous woodlands unfolds all around you, the ground rises to the summit of Tippings Rock, where views of Ravensdale, The Cooley Peninsula and the sea give you ample reward for your short climb.

Bellurgan Park Point-to-Point Races

Bellurgan Park,

Dundalk,

Co. Louth

 

Contact Details

Eamonn McGinn - 087 256 5926

How To Get There

By Road

From Dublin - Take the N1 and then M1 from the M50 in Dublin. Take the N52 exit towards Dundalk North. Follow the R173 to Bellurgan Park.

By Air

Bellurgan point-to-point is located less than an hour from Dublin Airport and Belfast Airport.

 

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One of the real attractions of point-to-point racing is the opportunity to get up close and personal with future stars of Irish horse racing in a relaxed and family friendly environment.

The extensive free parking provides an ideal spot to enjoy a picnic while you enjoy the racing with a brilliant view of the whole track meaning you are never too far from the action.

Disabled parking and toilets are provided at the track which allows all race goers to enjoy their days racing.

In our bookmakers ring you can view and bet on any off-course races on the day in both England and Ireland.

Our outside food caterers are located beside the parade ring and bookies. They supply a variety of tasty hot foods such as burgers, sausages and chips.

If you would like to satisfy your sweet tooth we have a sweet and chocolate stand that sells a selection of delicious goodies. There is also an ice cream van in attendance on the day. As well as a crepe stand will be serving a range of sweet and savoury crepes.

Alternatively, why not come along early and enjoy a picnic before the action gets under way or take a break midway through the day to refuel from the boot of your car.

Our extensive car park is the perfect location to relish the atmosphere of the races whilst entertaining friends and family.

There will be a tea tent hosted by members of our hard working committee. Brew Crew coffee stand will also be in situ so all your caffine cravings will be taken care of!

If you are after something a little stronger, head to our bar serving a range of alcoholic drinks.

Race goers can purchase teas and coffees and soft drinks from our catering provider.

Soft drinks and juices can be purchased from our outside catering outlet.

No, we do not have an offical dress code for out point-to-point.
Yes, but please keep them on a lead at all time.
Yes, our point-to-point is the perfect excuse for a picnic out of the boot of your car.
We are lucky enough to have wide open spaces that children can play in a safe environment
No, please ensure to stop at an ATM onroute to the track.

A day at Bellurgan point-to-point is the perfect day out for the whole family.

Under 16's go free and we will have a bouncing castle on the day to keep them all entertained. Pony rides will be provided by the local riding school, be sure to come down early and enjoy eveything we have on offer this Sunday.

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