april, 2016

1apr7:00 pm- 10:00 pmYoughal Celebrity Donkey DerbyIn aid of the Queen Of The Sea Festival7:00 pm - 10:00 pm GMT Festival Category:The FamilyPrice: FREE

Nearby Accommodation

View Nearby Accommodation

Event Details

The 5th Annual Celebrity Donkey Derby takes place in Youghal in aid of the Queen Of The Sea Festival takes place through the streets of Youghal, Co. Cork on Friday, April 1st at 7pm

Lots of fun and entertainment for all the family!

Great prizes on the night!

The Donkey Derby is a fundraiser for the Queen of the Sea Festival.

Proceeds go towards the Irish Lifeboat and Childline.

Here are some examples of where your money will go by supporting these events:



Let us introduce you to some of our jockeys who are due to take part??

Jockey 1

Although, this man needs no introduction to our community in Youghal.
He is renowned as a local hero as well as a champion??

We would like to congratulate him on his success in the 2016 Coral Cup at Cheltenham.

We look forward to seeing him on April 1st

The one and only… Mr. Davy Russell

Queen of the Sea Youghal's photo.

Jockey 2:

Our first female jockey to be introduced –
She is no stranger to the annual Donkey Derby.

She is currently covering Cheltenham analysis live on RTÉ Radio1.

Her most recent success on the racecourse, was in Thurles last month when she rode Socksy to victory at 16/1 for trainer Jimmy Mangan.

She is also the daughter of local trainer, Conna-based Jimmy Mangan who is best known for his training of Monty’s Pass to win the Aintree Grand National in 2003.

We are looking forward to seeing her on Friday, April 1st for a great night of fun and entertainment!


Queen of the Sea Youghal's photo.




(Friday) 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm GMT


Youghal Donkey Derby

North Main Street, Youghal, Co. Cork, Ireland


Youghal Chamberinfo@youghalchamber.ie

Youghal Donkey DerbyNorth Main Street, Youghal, Co. Cork, Ireland

Leave a Reply