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

Ballyarthur point-to-point racing provides a fun day out for family and friends in the Irish countryside, where you will get to witness the future stars of the racing industry make their introduction into competitive racing.

This year Kilworth & Araglen point-to-point returns their 2016 course at Ballyarthur.

Located a stones throw from Fermoy town, racing is sure to bring a great crowd and promises to be a fabulous day racing !

Ballyarthur Point-to-Point Races




Co. Cork

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Contact Details

Liam O'Doherty - 0872667138

How To Get There

From Cork

Take the N8 out of Crok city and get on the M8 towards Dublin/Fermoy. Follow the M8, take exit 14 from the M8 on to the R639 to Fermoy/Kilworth. Before the Amber Station take a right (L1512).

From Dublin

Take the N7/N8 out of Dublin towards Limirck/Cork. Follow M7 & M8 towards Cork. Take exit 14 from the M8 on to the R639 to Fermoy/Kilworth. Before the Amber Station take a right (L1512).

By Air

Our point-to-point is located forty minutes from Cork airport and an hour and a half from Shannon airport.


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Did You Know?

“Ballyarthur point-to-point is only a stones throw from Fermoy Town and held its first meeting in 2014.”.

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Combined with extensive free parking we have a clear viewing track that allows race goers to get as close to the action as possible.

We can also provide disabled parking on the day if racegoers inform one of our parking stewards on their way into the point-to-point.

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

Our outside catering providers will have a range of delicious offerings available to ensure you do not go hungry on the day !

We are delighted to announce that we will have a gourmet coffee van serving everything from Americanos to Lattes to a perfect cup of tea, all you need to satisfy all your caffeine cravings.

Our outside catering will have a range of soft drinks and water.

We don't have a dress code but do recommend suitable clothing and footwear. Perfect excuse the get the wellies out!
Absolutely, we encourage it. Just make sure they are kept on a leash at all times.
Our race meeting is a great location for a picnic from the boot especially if the weather is kind to us.
At our point-to-point, we are lucky to have wide open spaces for children to play in a safe environment.
We don't have an ATM on site but Fermoy is our nearest town which is located a short walk from the track.

Ballyarthur point-to-point races is the perfect day out for all the family. Just a short walk from Fermoy town meaning a day at races is accessible to one and all. And for those travelling from further afield we have free carpark.

If a great day outdoors in the Irish countryside is not enough, we will have pony rides to kepp the little ones entertained. Also, weather permitting there will be a bouncing castle ! 

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