GALWAY PLATE DAY - WEDNESDAY 29TH JULY

Day 3 of the Galway Races Summer Festival 2020

Day 3 of racing behind closed doors.

thetote.com Galway Plate, one of the best days to enjoy some superb jump racing and witness a cracking historic race. Wednesday marks the third day of the Summer Festival which gets underway at 4.45pm with eight excellent races on the card. 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.

Join us for all the action both on and off the track via RTE television and our social media channels.

Support from our Sponsors

We are delighted to have the support of the Tote, COLM QUINN BMW and Monami Construction for Wednesdays race meeting. Join us via RTE television and our social media channels for a very special evening and the historical Galway Plate race.

Raceday Programme

2.30pm
Gates Open
4.45pm
First Race
8.15pm
Last Race
8
Number of races

Admission Prices

Adult Admission*
€25
Senior Citizens
€15
Students**
€20
Children 17 & Under (Must be accompanied by Parent or Guardian) ***
Free
Reserved Seat on the Top Floor of Millennium Grandstand:
€15

*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.

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ENHANCE YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH RESERVED SEATS

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!).

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📢Details of our 'Virtual Ladies Day' are announced with
@Herdotie
💃The 'Her Best Dressed Competition' 2020.
🏘️All the glamour from the comfort of your own home
#HerVirtualBestDressed #LadiesDay #GalwayRaces #GalwayRacesAtHome #Excited 😆
https://www.her.ie/news/best-dressed-competition-galway-races-back-virtually-507102

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