Dubai Duty Free are celebrating the annual return of its highly anticipated racing event, The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh. The airport retailer and title sponsor of Ireland’s answer to Royal Ascot has kindly given GALWAYnow 4 pairs of tickets to give away to our readers/followers.

Dubai Duty Free, is the largest airport retailer in the world and is headed up by Galway man, Colm McLoughlin who was one of the founders of the airport retailing giant some 30 years ago.  The airport operation turned over US$1.93 billion last year and had over 88 million travel through the airport last year.

The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby is a phenomenal occasion with something for racing fans, fashionistas and foodies alike.  You can see some of Europe’s best thoroughbreds in action, see the fashion, listen to some great live music or sample the food at the track.

The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival runs from Friday June 29th to Sunday July 1st with the feature race, The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby taking place on Saturday the 30th of June. As this is a very popular and highly attended event, patrons are advised to pre-book tickets on

To be in with a chance of winning these tickets to the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby simply answer the following question.

The Curragh Racecourse is in what county?

Email your answers to



Terms & Conditions:

One entry per person.

Entry is free – No purchase is necessary.

Closing date for entries is midnight 20th June 2018.

Winners will be contacted directly.

All entry criteria must be satisfied in order for your entry to be eligible.

Please allow for a prize delivery period once the competition has been drawn.



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