Thetote.com Galway Plate, one of the best days to come racing and witness a cracking historic race. Wednesday marks the third day of the Summer Festival which gets underway at 5:10pm with seven excellent races on the card sponsored by Tote Ireland. Thetote.com Galway Plate race has been running at Ballybrit since 1869 with more heritage and prestige than any other race run at Galway Racecourse.
The longstanding www.thetote.com Galway Plate is run over a distance of 2 miles 6 furlongs 111 yds with a round of fourteen fences to jump in total. The last two fences, situated three furlongs from the finish, are the closest fences together of any racecourse in the world.
‘County Music Day’
For 2020, we are excited to host a ‘County Music Day’ with a head line act to be announced very soon. Gather your friends & see the very best live music in Ireland right here at Galway Racecourse.
We are delighted to have the generous support of the Tote for Wednesdays race meeting. Join us for a very special evening and the historical Galway Plate race.
*Must be aged 18 or over.
** Must be aged 18 or over & hold a valid Student I.D.
***Must be accompanied by Parent or Guardian for admission and for the duration of the raceday.
Prices start from €10 per seat per day. Pre-booking essential due to high demand.
Reserved Seating with exclusive access to the private Corrib Bar with panoramic views of the finish line…(A ‘Top Tip’ from the staff at Galway Races!).