Family fun day planned for Downpatrick

Bumper entertainment at Downpatrick
Bumper entertainment at Downpatrick

Downpatrick racecourse stage their third annual Family Fun day next week (July 14th).

The horse racing becomes the backdrop to families enjoying a day out. Children will have multiple attractions for all ages to try while parents relax in the course complex.

The day allows for two kids free admission with an adult paying at the turnstiles and the kids receiving a free ‘Goodie Bag’ plus free ice cream and a soft drink.

The course as usual will have it’s dedicated Children’s Entertainment Zone with cartoon characters attending while bouncy castles, face painting, fun races for kids, a pets corner, children’s disco dancing plus a kids talent competition will also feature in the children’s various amusements at Downpatrick next week.

Miniature horse racing will be staged with Fashion On The Field, so popular in past years, again organised.

Gates open at noon with the first race of the day at 3pm and racing concluding with the bumper at 6pm.