Racing

We kick off our 2021 Summer Festival on Monday 26th July. Regarded as Ireland’s largest horse racing festival, tune into all the action on the day with RTE television, Racing TV, TG4 and on radio with Galway Bay FM.

This July, stay in touch with all that’s happening at the Galway Races by tuning in daily to our social media channels via Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. The team in Galway have lots of interviews, fun and entertainment planned to keep their fans engaged in the build up to and during the races

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Hospitality

Please note, our hospitality options are currently not for sale yet for 2021. 

Thank you for your interest in our popular hospitality options. Due to the current pandemic, we do not have any options available for sale for our upcoming Summer Festival. We look forward to welcoming you all back to the Galway Races when it is safe to do so. Thank you for understanding.

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Galway, Ireland
2nd August 2021, 3:02 am
Cloudy
Cloudy
11°C
real feel: 11°C
humidity: 82%
wind speed: 1 m/s NW
Forecast 3rd August 2021
day

Showers

Showers
19°C
wind speed: 3 m/s SW
wind gusts: 5 m/s
Forecast 4th August 2021
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Showers

Showers
19°C
wind speed: 3 m/s SW
wind gusts: 5 m/s
Forecast 5th August 2021
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Rain

Rain
18°C
wind speed: 7 m/s W
wind gusts: 11 m/s
 

Galway Going: Sunday 1st August – Following a dry 24hrs Flat: Good. Forecast: Dry today.

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🏆Congratulations to @ctkjockey winner of inaugural The Pat Smullen Perpetual Trophy for Leading Flat Jockey at our Summer Festival.

✨Very special.

#GalwayRaces #Champion #PatSmullen #Friendships

🏆Congratulations to @ctkjockey winner of inaugural The Pat Smullen Perpetual Trophy for Leading Flat Jockey at our Summer Festival.

✨Very special.

#GalwayRaces #Champion #PatSmullen #Friendships

💛Today we remember a very special person & a regular to our winners enclosure here at Galway, Pat Smullen.A gent, champion jockey, warrior & friend to so many
🏆The Pat Smullen Perpetual Trophy will today be awarded to this weeks Leading Flat Jockey
#Friendships #GalwayRaces

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