Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby 2020

The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby is one of Ireland's most exciting sporting and social occasions.

The Curragh is home to Ireland’s five Classics but centre stage is the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby boasting record prize money of €1.5 million. The race is a major event for flat racing worldwide and throughout the years has been won by some superstars including Galileo, Fame And Glory, Camelot, Australia and Capri.


Aidan O’Brien has an unrivalled record in the race and has won ten of the last fourteen renewals.

The new Curragh which was completed in 2019, ensures that one of the world’s most iconic racecourses now offers magnificent facilities on a par with the best anywhere in the world.


The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby promises a spectacle of fashion, entertainment, music and the finest racing and promises to be a great day out.


Dress Code

Guests of Dubai Duty Free are encouraged to wear smart raceday attire.

Gentlemen: Jacket & Tie

Ladies: Formal day wear

(Hats optional)



​The Curragh Racecourse, Kildare, R56 RR67, Ireland