CASTLELANDS

Gates Open: 11:30
First Race: 13:30
Admission Prices: €10 and U16's are free
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Track Biography:

Lismore Point-to-Point Races

Castle Farm,

Co. Waterford

 

Contact Details

Declan Doocey - 0872547715

How To Get There

By Road

From Cork – Take the M8 to to Jcn 16, from there travel on the R628 until you join the N72. Follow this road to Lismore and the entrance for spectators will be at Lismore Community Centre.

From Waterford - Take the N25 and N72 to Lismore. The entrance for spectators will be via Lismore Community Centre which will be on the right hand side as you drive through the town.

By Air

Our point-to-point is located within one hour's drive of Cork Airport.

Eircode

P51 TX38 

Did You Know?

“Over 1,200 races on the track in Ireland & Britain were won by horses who had started their careers in an Irish Point-to-Point”.

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Lismore Point-to-Point is very much an enthusiasts event. However, close to the venue are the Green Road back
into Lismore, a well-appointed children’s playground and a number of good restaurants.

The view of the course is unobstructed from the car park and main spectator area which overlook the entire course. The car park is a popular venue for picnics when the weather is kind.

There is an on-course betting ring for those who want to have a flutter.

Light snacks and sweets are an option for those planning to eat in Lismore later.

Fast food, tea, coffee and soft drinks are available from a number of outlets on the course.

There is a choice of hot and cold drinks on offer, from teas and coffees to soft drinks served to you from our outside catering vendors.

There is no dress code but the usual health warning is given for March weather; prepare for the worst and hope for the best. We have had days that began with snow showers and then finished with a heat wave but generally we enjoy mild spring weather on the day.
Dogs are welcome but should be on a lead at all times.
Patrons are welcome to bring their own food and many do and enjoy picnics adjacent to the course.
At our point-to-point, we are lucky to have wide open spaces for children to play in a safe environment also, the West Waterford Hunt will be happy to introduce youngsters to the Hunt horses. The park in Lismore and the children?s playground will be open to the public on race day.
There are no ATM facilities at the course but there are ATM ?s at both the AIB and Bank of Ireland branches in Lismore and also at the supermarket between the banks , all a few minutes? walk from the course.

A day at Lismore point-to-point races is the ideal day out for all the family.

For those with the time and a desire to enjoy the scenery of West Waterford before crossing the Blackwater River Bridge at Youghal take the left turn on the Cork side of the bridge and follow the Blackwater River in a general northerly direction through Knockanore and then follow the signs for Lismore.

One of the real treats of racing at Lismore, is just close racegoers can get to all the action.

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