Plan Your Day


For the novice racegoer we have put together some tips which should help to make your day at the races even more enjoyable! Plan your day the Galway way…

Getting There

Located just off the M6 motorway, Galway Racecourse is easily accessible from Dublin, Cork, Limerick or any other location around Ireland.

Venue Accessibility

Galway Racecourse is fully accessible.

A-Z Guide FAQs

In this section, you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) on visiting the Galway Races

Bag Policy

Admission Policy & Bag Policy Questions & Answers


Hotels in Galway City, Galway County and Self Catering accommodation

Dress Code

There is no official dress code at Irish racecourses, but smart casual is usually a safe bet. At Galway Races on Thursday and Friday there is the opportunity to raise the style stakes.

Where To Eat

There are plenty of delicious on-the-go and casual food options available to racegoers throughout the racecourse, in addition to exquisite hospitality packages...

How To Bet

Our guide to betting.

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