SATURDAY 26TH OCTOBER

Day 1 of the October Bank Holiday Festival

 

Come racing at Galway and join in on the fun of our popular Bank Holiday weekend race meeting. The ideal way to spend your Bank Holiday weekend! The day will include 7 action packed races.

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 €70 per person, where you get to enjoy a four course lunch in our Panoramic Restaurant.

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
12noon
First Race
2.05pm
Last Race
5.35pm
Number of Races
7

Admission Prices

Adult Admission
€15
Student
€10
Children Under 16
Free (Accompanied by an Adult)
Racecard
€3

Get Involved

Post an Instagram Photo or a Tweet with the hashtag below.

#GALWAYRACES

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
#GalwayRaces

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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