Trio of twilight races return to Limerick’s Greenmount

Sintija Zorge and Niamh Kennedy from the Holman Lee agency help to launch the Summer Style Sessions at the Crescent Shopping centre and most Stylish Lady at Limerick Racecourse. Picture: Sean Curtin
THE popular Twilight evening race meetings will return to Greenmount Park for three dates this summer.

THE popular Twilight evening race meetings will return to Greenmount Park for three dates this summer.

The horse racing will take place on Saturday, June 6, Friday, June 19 and Thursday, July 23, with racing from 5.30pm each evening. Racegoers will enjoy excellent hospitality options and live music after racing each evening.

On Saturday June 6 they will stage a National Hunt fixtures, followed by the Dublin Gospel Choir performing after racing.

Friday, June 19 is a popular evening for corporate and staff outings to enjoy the racing action and live music with the band Prison Love playing after racing.

Thursday, July 23 is the final night with seven national hunt races on the card followed by country music star Mike Denver.

The Crescent Shopping Centre is returning again this year as sponsors of the Twilight Most Stylish Competition.

On each evening, the winner will receive €300 worth of jewellery from Neville Jewellers and shoes and handbag from Primadonna.

Fiona Hayes of Fashion Assist will be one of the judges in the most Stylish Lady contest. Fashion Assist is the new wardrobe assistant service in the Shopping Centre which is designed to help women who are time poor, need advice for styling different body shapes.

Ladies are invites to pre-register for the competition on our website www.limerickraces.ie or pick up a registration form in the Crescent Shopping Centre.

Theresa Roseingrave, marketing manager at the Crescent, said: “This is our second year sponsoring the twilight racing.”

General admission tickets are €15 per person to include racing and live music with a BBQ and restaurant packages available also.

For more information, or group rates, please call 061-320000 or email info@limerickraces.ie.