The 2018 Irish Independent Irish Laurels
Cork's biggest Greyhound Racing event is on now with 5 weeks of fun-filled entertainment and top Greyhound Racing action on offer.
Laurels 2018 Dates for your Diary
*Please note that racing will be deferred by one hour on Saturday 30th June 2018 due to the hot weather conditions
1st Round: Saturday 16th June
2nd Round: Saturday 23rd June
Quarter Finals: Saturday 30th June
Semi-Final: Saturday 7th July
Family Fun Night - find out more
Getting to the Irish Independent Irish Laurels Final
Leave the car at home during this year's Irish Independent Irish Laurels and catch the FREE Shuttle Bus from Cork City & back. Book our Laurels Transport package now for just €15 per person, check out all the details above.
Collection Times travelling to the stadium
6.00pm Silly Goose, Cork City
6.30pm The Outpost, Bishopstown
7.15pm Tradehouse, Ballincollig
Return Times (leaving the stadium to go towards the City)
11.00pm First Bus leaving
11.30pm Second Bus leaving
12.00am Third Bus leaving
We offer free car parking on a first come, first served basis.
Click on the Google Map below to plan your route to Curraheen Park
Free Shuttle Bus offered on Saturday's throughout the 2018 Irish Independent Irish Laurels only - Saturday 16th, 23rd & 30th June and Saturday 7th & 14th July
Enjoying a night out at the Laurels
Joining us for the 2018 Irish Independent Irish Laurels this June and July in Cork? Why not book a meal in our stadium restaurant? Or if you're enjoying a casual night out with the gang, then be sure to check our excellent value group packages.
Restaurant Meal & racing available from just €20.95 per person, including your Admission & Race Programme (worth €10). Advanced booking required.
Group packages including admission & food from as little as €9.99 per person
HOW MUCH IS IT?
- Adult Admission - €10 including race programme
- Students / OAP's - €5 (Valid ID essential)
- Children Under 12 - €1, 13-16 - €2, 17 & 18 - €4
- Group Admission & Food Packages available from €10 per person
New: 2018 Laurels Group Packages
Laurels Transport Package
€15 per person
Perfect for groups (5+) enjoying a night out in Cork this Summer, this includes:
- Your Admission & Race Programme (worth €10 alone)
- A pint of beer (choice of Becks Lager or Roundstone Irish Ale)*
Beer can be substituted for a House Wine or Mineral
- A €5 Tote Betting Voucher
- Return Transport (1 of 3 collection points)
Find out more about the Shuttle Bus service including stops above
T&C's apply. Minimum of 5 people required.
Must be booked and paid in advance.
Does not include reserved seating or area.
Subject to availability, limited numbers apply.
Admission can be paid on the night or pre-booked in advance.
Group & Restaurant Packages must be booked in advance, either online here or by calling us on 0212429200 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Best Dressed Lady Competition
Ladies, join us on Saturday 14th July at the Final of the Irish Independent Irish Laurels for our Best Dressed Lady competition.
Sponsored by Wilton Shopping Centre, there's €1,500 in shopping vouchers to be won. Visit our Laurels Final page to find out more.