23718 20 Jan 2022

Giddy Up for an Amazing Weekend at McGettigan's Apron Views

Apron Views with a pop-up bar at McGettigan's

  • Friday at the Races Bus Package includes 3 pints of hops, JLT bus transfer entry ticket for AED 99
  • Sunday Family Day includes live music, pony rides, inflatable obstacle course, arts crafts, and lots more

Dubai, 20 January 2022 | A weekend at the races really is one of the most enjoyable events on the Dubai sporting calendar. It is a melting pot for racing aficionados, families and those who simply love the buzz and excitement of the Dubai World Cup.

McGettigans will be there at Apron Views with a pop- up bar that promises fantastic live music performances, drinks stations, and perfectly poured pints while the McGettigans food truck serves up all the classics. It all happens trackside so you can enjoy a proper race experience as the runners and riders thunder past.

Whether youre looking for a super fun night or a more chilled family day, McGettigans has you covered with:

Friday at the Races

What: A brilliant package that includes a return bus transfer from McGettigans JLT, an entry ticket and 3 pints of hops

When: Every Friday evening in January February. Bus departs at 6pm from JLT and returns at 10.30pm. Gates open at 5pm.

Price: AED 99


Sunday Family Day

What: Sundays are best spent with family, and McGettigans are here for the new weekend with Family Days at the Races. Bring the little ones down to enjoy pony-rides, an inflatable obstacle course, inflatable football pitch, tennis, arts, and crafts, and much more. Different activities will be put on for each Sunday fixture, so be sure to check the website for full details.

When: Sunday 23rd and 30th January, Sunday 6th and 20th February. Gates open at 12.30pm.

Price: AED 25 entry, kids under 12 go free


Bringing the best of Ireland straight to the desert, McGettigans venues are strictly adhering to all local health authorities guidelines and are fully committed to ensuring safety procedures are followed diligently without missing out on any of the fun.

About McGettigans

Steeped in Irish family history, the very first McGettigans Pub was opened in Ireland in the 1960s on QueenStreet in Dublin, by company founder Jim McGettigan. Now, a collection of award-winning pubs with venues across the globe, McGettigans pride themselves on their commitment to sport, music, and entertainment. From a Ladies Night to a Pub Quiz, to a Brunch, there is something for everyone at McGettigans.