The world renowned seven day Galway Races Summer Festival returns for its 150th year, from Monday 29th July to Sunday 4th August 2019. “Galway” continues to do what it has always done. It stirs the soul, makes our hearts beat that little bit faster and brings us together as families.

The style, the entertainment, the sense of history and all the thrills of top-quality racing…thinking about it is enough to give you goose-bumps. Or, in other words, it’s enough to make your hair stand on end!

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Dine in style at this Summers Galway Races.

Enjoy the ultimate race day experience by booking one of our hospitality packages offering exquisite food, drinks and panoramic views of the track. The perfect setting for mixing business and pleasure.

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Galway, Ireland
22nd October 2019, 1:43 am
real feel: 5°C
humidity: 63%
wind speed: 4 m/s SW
Forecast 23rd October 2019


wind speed: 5 m/s SSW
wind gusts: 8 m/s
Forecast 24th October 2019


wind speed: 7 m/s SW
wind gusts: 11 m/s
Forecast 25th October 2019


wind speed: 3 m/s NNE
wind gusts: 5 m/s

Going Report

Galway Going: Monday 21st October, NH: Yielding to Soft, Flat: Soft.
Forecast: Mainly dry today & tomorrow, then turning wet from Wednesday with up to 40-50mm prior to racing on Saturday, the majority of which is currently forecast for Friday night. Mainly dry for racing thereafter.

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The ground @Galway_Races (Saturday to Monday) is yielding to soft (NH) & soft (Flat). Mainly dry today & tomorrow, turning wet from Wednesday with up to 40-50mm (mostly Friday night) prior to racing on Saturday. Mainly dry for racing thereafter.

🥳Who'd like to WIN tickets to the Galway Races Bank Holiday 3 Day October Festival this weekend?
🔟 pairs of tickets to give-away to a day of our choice.
👉To enter: simply like & share this message.
2⃣4⃣ hours to get entering!
🥳Winners announced tomorrow

Wicklow Brave ❤️ an exception horse, or as @PTownend once said about him "the horse of a life time".
Our thoughts are with the Mullins family, the team @WillieMullinsNH and owner Nick Peacock.
#WicklowBrave #AChampion


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