Thursday- St. Patrick’s Day (16th March 2017)

Day 3 of the Festival always traditionally celebrate’s St. Patrick’s Day and the two main races are the World Hurdle and the Ryanair Chase! However, again the card is packed with top quality races.

St. Patrick’s Day on the Thursday of the festival always attracts tens of thousands of spectators, with many enjoying the racing with a pint of Guinness in the Guinness Village.


JLT Novices’ Chase

Pertemps Final Hurdle

Ryanair Chase

World Hurdle

Festival Plate

Mares Novices Hurdle

Kim Muir Challenge Cup