The iconic Galway Races Summer Festival returns on Monday 29th July 2019.

Galway Racecourse plays host to one of the greatest race meetings in the world, the famous and iconic Galway Races Summer Festival, that boasts seven days of superb racing, hospitality, entertainment, stunning fashion and an electric atmosphere that continues to draw people from Ireland and abroad to experience the magic that is ‘The Galway Races’.

The racecourse offers a great selection of hospitality facilities and continually strives to offer the race goer a wonderful raceday experience.

Over 140,000 people attended the Summer Festival Meeting in 2017 where betting turnover reached great heights once again. The total prize fund for the fifty-two sponsored races reached an impressive €2 million.

If you fancy a flutter while at the course, there are various options for placing a bet at the Galway Races; the Tote, on-course betting shops and on-course bookmakers.

Turnstiles will open each day at approximately two hours before the first race.

Ard Rí House Hotel is your ideal base for the Galway Races, just 30mins from the Races and serving scrumptious  Food each evening in Dick Dowling's Bar, we will make sure that your visit to Galway is one to remember. 


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