Sponsorship & Advertising

Sponsorship & Advertising

The Galway Races presents your business with many wonderful opportunities to get your brand or corporate message in front of a large audience with 200,000 visitors coming through our gates every year. We already work with a variety of large and small, regional, national and international companies looking to maximise exposure and get the most value from their sponsorship.

This sporting event gives exceptional returns on sponsorship, attracting media attention, publicity and immense excitement amongst the general public. Becoming a sponsor of the Galway Races also provides you with a supreme platform for client and staff entertainment.

These opportunities include:

  • Partnerships
  • Raceday sponsorship
  • Hospitality
  • Promotions
  • On site advertising
  • Brand awareness
  • Media coverage across print, radio, TV and web

With all of our meetings broadcast on Sky’s AtTheRaces channel, selected meetings covered by RTE and every race meeting promoted in most national newspapers, there is no better way than to promote your business through us.

For details of any sponsorship opportunities, contact Michael Moloney, Manager, Galway Racecourse, at 091-753870 or michael@galwayraces.com.









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Summer Festival Race Meeting: All Races of the Seven Day Summer Festival Meeting are covered live on ‘At the Races’. RTE will show coverage of the first four days of the Summer Festival Meeting.

Galway Races is also screened throughout Europe on the SIS Network. Galway Bay
FM provide Festival Radio, with live coverage of all the action throughout the week.

Summer Festival Meeting Sponsors


Monday Sponsors Connacht Hotel
Tuesday Sponsors COLM QUINN BMW & Caulfield Industrial
Wednesday Sponsors www.the tote.com
Thursday Spnsors Guinness
Friday Sponsors Guinness
Saturday Sponsors Ladbrokes
Sunday Sponsors Galway Shopping Centre
Leading Trainer Award Chanelle Veterinary
Leading Jockey Award Rooney’s Galway
Best Dressed Person The G Hotel 
Best Turned Out Horse Paddy Power Bookmakers
Big Screen Sponsors Irish Independent


September Race Meeting Sponsors

October Bank Holiday Sponsors