Day 3 of the October Bank Holiday Festival

Come racing at Galway and join in on the fun of our popular Bank Holiday weekend race meeting! It’s the ideal way to spend your Bank Holiday weekend! Racegoers can enjoy the usual great facilities in the enclosure such as delicious food, bar facilities, on-course bookmakers, the big screen, live music and of course great horse racing. Enjoy mouth-watering action on and off the track with our all-inclusive hospitality packages priced at 65 euro per person, where you get to enjoy a four course lunch in our Killanin Stand.

Monday sees the return of our show stopping Student Raceday in conjunction with the NUIG Voluntary Services Abroad and NUIG Rugby Club, with 7 action packed races, live music, fashion competitions and much more. Tickets for this event can be purchased from the NUIG Socs Box, which include a return bus from NUIG to the racecourse, entry to the races and entry to nightclub afterparties included in ticket price of €20.


This year the Galway Student Race Day Afterparties will take place in Electric, Four Four and Karma!!
Your ticket will get you free into the club of your choice before 11 (but get down early to avoid disappointment). MIND YOUR TICKET STUB!!

Turnstiles will open approximately two hours before the first race and there is free car parking. Enjoy on-course music, fantastic competitions and don’t forget – children under 16 go free!

Raceday Programme

Gates Open
First Race
Last Race
Number of Races

Admission Prices

Adult Admission
Children Under 16


Let us organise a great days racing for you and your friends. Two all-inclusive group packages available for Sports & Social Clubs /large groups. Minimum numbers of 10 apply to purchase these packages.

The Festival Package includes

  • 1x Adult Admission Ticket
  • 1 x Racecard
  • €10 Food Voucher
  • €5 Drink Voucher

€27.00 per person (available on Saturday 27th, Sunday 28th & B.H. Monday 29th of October)

This package applies to groups of ten or more. Advance booking required.

Contact: +353 91 753 870 or email:

How To Book

This package applies to groups of ten or more. Advance booking required.

Contact: +353 91 753 870 or email:

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