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If you’re looking for things to do in Dublin, a Night at the Dogs at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium is a must-do.

The perfect activity if you're on holiday in Dublin, the stadium is conveniently located just 15 minutes walk from Dublin City Centre.

But if you don’t fancy the walk, our National Travel Partners Dublin Coach have it covered. They operate a FREE shuttle service from Burgh Quay each Saturday night at 7.00pm to Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium. To make things easier they will come and collect you after the last race and bring you back to the city centre!

Find out more about the FREE Dublin Coach Shuttle Bus here

Greyhound racing takes place every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday night at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium. General admission is €10 and we have a range of restaurant packages to choose from.

And when you arrive at Shelbourne Park, we can arrange for a member of our staff to give you a brief introduction to greyhound racing, or offer you a free copy of our ‘How To Bet Guide’ in a number of different languages.

If you want to experience a thrilling occasion that is uniquely Irish, then a night at the dogs in Shelbourne Park is an essential part of your visit to Dublin.

How much is Greyhound Racing in Dublin?

Adult Admission €10 including race programme
OAP / Students €5 (Valid ID required)

Restaurant & Group Admission Packages available, click here to view

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Shelbourne Park is a popular attraction for tourists visiting Dublin and we were delighted to be awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. 


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