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Race Meetings

We have some of the most famous race horses in the world born in Tipperary and Race Meetings take place around the county all yeasr round. Contact reception for more information.



Among followers of Gaelic Games, Semple Stadium is their mecca. Situated as it is in the heart of Tipperary, the founding place of the G.A.A. and surrounded by such hurling strongholds of Kilkenny, Limerick, Cork, Waterford & Clare, this is the venue for the games greatest contests. Lar na Pairce, in Thurles is an exciting visitor centre designed and equipped to tell the story of the GAA since it’s establishment in Thurles in 1884. Open: Monday-Saturday. All Year Round.

Greyhound Racing

Ireland is the foremost greyhound breeding country in the world. Enjoy an exciting night ‘at the dogs’ at one of two excellent greyhound stadiums in the area. Thurles greyhound stadium hosts weekly meeting on Friday & Saturday night commencing at 8pm. Clonmel greyhound stadium hosts weekly meetings on Thursday & Sunday evening.