SUNDAY 25TH OCTOBER
RACE IN PINK DAY

Day 2 of the October Bank Holiday Festival - In aid of The National Breast Cancer Research Institute

The National Breast Cancer Research  Institute & The Galway Races

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

For the second year running, Galway Racecourse will host launch a three-day October Festival (Saturday 26th – Bank Holiday Monday 28th October). Over the three days that proved hugely popular last year, race goers will enjoy action packed c horseracing, hospitality, entertainment and an electric atmosphere.

As part of our October Festival, on Sunday 27th we will host a dedicated fundraiser for The National Breast Cancer Research Institute called ‘Race in Pink’. The inaugural ‘Race in Pink’ day in 2018 raised €95,000 for the charity.

GET YOUR TICKET & JOIN IN A FANTASTIC FUN EVENT IN AID OF A SUPERB CAUSE. 

The ‘Race in Pink’ Hospitality Package.

  • Individual Ticket €100.
  • Table of 10: €1,000
  • To book your ticket to this VIP lunch, call (091) 863 917 or email: hello@breastcancerresearch.ie. Breast Cancer Research, Symptomatic Breast Centre, University Hospital Galway

The  All-Inclusive ‘Race in Pink’ Hospitality Package includes:

o   Admission to the racecourse

o   Hospitality badge

o   Racecard

o   Drinks reception

o   A delicious three course lunch with wine

o   Celebrity Tipster

o   Live Music

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!

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 65 euro per person, where you get to enjoy a four course lunch in our Killanin Stand. To book this package, please contact our catering partners Lydon house direct on (091) 564 372.

Raceday Programme

Gates Open
11.00am
First Race
1.05pm
Last Race
4.25pm

Admission Prices

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

Race In Pink

Why Support The National Breast Cancer Research Institute?

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