Galway Summer Festival

29 July - 04 August 2019

Overview


Galway Racecourse plays host to one of the greatest race meetings in the world, the famous and iconic Galway Races Summer Festival, that boasts seven days of superb racing, hospitality, entertainment, stunning fashion and an electric atmosphere that continues to draw people from Ireland and abroad to experience the magic that is ‘The Galway Races’.

Racing Breaks are delighted to be offering packages to the 2019 Festival. A selection of two night options are available below but any package can be tailored to suit individual needs so please enquire for more details.

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Monday 29th July 2019

Ticket only

General Admission (from £18.00)

Adult
£18.00
(18% off until 05 Jul)
Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£30.00
Student

Please note:
Valid Student ID will be required for entry.

£18.00
7 Day Admission Ticket

Adult Admission Ticket to each day of the Summer Festival Meeting.

£120.00

Millennium Stand (from £30.00)

Premium Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- Reserved Seat
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£43.00
Reserved Seat + Admission

Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand including General Admission Ticket.

£30.00
(14% off until 05 Jul)
7 Day Seat + Admission

Admission Ticket & Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand on each of the seven days of the Summer Festival.

£180.00

Tuesday 30th July 2019

Ticket only

General Admission (from £18.00)

Adult
£18.00
(18% off until 05 Jul)
Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£30.00
Student

Please note:
Valid Student ID will be required for entry.

£18.00
7 Day Admission Ticket

Adult Admission Ticket to each day of the Summer Festival Meeting.

£120.00

Millennium Stand (from £30.00)

Premium Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- Reserved Seat
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£43.00
Reserved Seat + Admission

Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand including General Admission Ticket.

£30.00
(14% off until 05 Jul)
7 Day Seat + Admission

Admission Ticket & Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand on each of the seven days of the Summer Festival.

£180.00

Wednesday 31st July 2019

Ticket only

General Admission (from £18.00)

Adult
£18.00
(18% off until 05 Jul)
Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£30.00
Student

Please note:
Valid Student ID will be required for entry.

£18.00
7 Day Admission Ticket

Adult Admission Ticket to each day of the Summer Festival Meeting.

£120.00

Millennium Stand (from £30.00)

Premium Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- Reserved Seat
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£43.00
Reserved Seat + Admission

Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand including General Admission Ticket.

£30.00
(14% off until 05 Jul)
7 Day Seat + Admission

Admission Ticket & Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand on each of the seven days of the Summer Festival.

£180.00

Ticket & Hotel Packages

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Galway Plate Oranmore Lodge Package

Tue 30 Jul 2019 - Thu 01 Aug 2019

  • Choose between: General Admission / Millennium Stand
  • Oranmore Lodge Hotel 4*

    Two nights bed & breakfast accommodation

  • Includes:
    - Return flights to Shannon
    - Return airport coach transfers

£389.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


The superb 4* Oranmore Lodge Hotel is located just 10 minutes from Galway Racecourse making it the perfect location to base yourself during Festival week.

Package Includes


  • Return flights to Shannon Airport
  • Return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Oranmore Town Centre
  • 2 nights' accommodation at The Oranmore Lodge Hotel
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Ticket to The Galway Plate Day on Wednesday 31st July

Optional Extras


Extend your stay
If you wish to extend your time in Galway, additional nights can be added to your itinerary for the following price:
Monday Night: £90.00 per person
Thursday Night: £120.00 per person

Ticket Options


The above package is inclusive of a General Admission ticket, if desired you can upgrade to:

Millennium Stand Reserved Seating - Supplement per person: £12.00
A reserved seat really is the jewel in the crown of the Millennium Stand. Feel free throughout the day to wander down into the crowds and then escape back up into the private Corrib Bar with your reserved seat badge to watch a race, have something to eat or drink or just relax and soak in the electric atmosphere with your friends.

Additional Tickets
Additional tickets to other racedays are available from £20.00 per person

Hotel information


The Oranmore Lodge Hotel, is a superb 4* family run hotel that has earned the reputation of being a "home away from home".

In a prime location, conveniently located off the M6, the hotel is just 10 minutes from Galway Racecourse, 20 from Galway City Centre and less than an hour from Shannon Airport.

The hotel offers luxury accommodation with a variation of standard and executive rooms offering free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel for all guests and the luxury of a full leisure centre and gymnasium available to help you relax and enjoy your well deserved break!

You are guaranteed the best of Irish food whether you dine in the cosy bar or intimate Restaurant the Oranmore Lodge Hotel Galway provides the service and professionalism you would expect from a 4* hotel where guests have enjoyed the very best of Irish hospitality for over 150 years.

Flights


This package is inclusive of return flights from Birmingham to Shannon. Flights are also available from other UK airports including London Heathrow (supplements may apply). For further information and timings please enquire.

Airport Transfers


Included within this package are return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Oranmore Town Centre, the service is direct and runs every hour. The hotel is approximately 500 metres (5 minute walk) from the Bus Station in the town centre.

If preferred, you can upgrade to a private vehicle to transfer you from Shannon Airport to the hotel direct. The supplement for this is £120 per person.

Car Hire is also available for the duration of your trip, if you would like further information on this please enquire.

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Galway Plate 3* Package

Tue 30 Jul 2019 - Thu 01 Aug 2019

  • Choose between: General Admission / Millennium Stand
  • The Connacht Hotel

    Two nights bed & breakfast accommodation

  • Includes:
    - Return flights to Shannon
    - Return airport coach transfers

£399.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


The Connacht Hotel is a popular venue for guests attending the Galway Festival. Its close proximity to the city centre, and being just 15 minutes from Galway Racecourse make it the perfect location for the Summer Festival.

Package Includes


  • Return flights to Shannon Airport
  • Return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Galway City Centre
  • 2 nights' accommodation at The Connacht Hotel
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Ticket to The Galway Plate Day on Wednesday 31st July

Please note, the hotel runs a shuttle to the racecourse on Wednesday - Saturday which can be booked upon arrival for 6 Euros (one way) or 10 Euros (return).

Optional Extras


Extend your stay
If you wish to extend your time in Galway, additional nights can be added to your itinerary for the following price:
Monday Night: £90.00 per person
Thursday Night: £150.00 per person

Ticket Options


The above package is inclusive of a General Admission ticket, if desired you can upgrade to:

Millennium Stand Reserved Seating - Supplement per person: £12.00
A reserved seat really is the jewel in the crown of the Millennium Stand. Feel free throughout the day to wander down into the crowds and then escape back up into the private Corrib Bar with your reserved seat badge to watch a race, have something to eat or drink or just relax and soak in the electric atmosphere with your friends.

Additional Tickets
Additional tickets to other racedays are available from £20.00 per person

Hotel information


The Connacht Hotel, formerly known as The Carlton Hotel Galway, is proud to have welcomed guests to Galway for almost 50 years.

The Hotel is a popular Galway hotel, located on the main Dublin road as you enter Galway city centre. The hotel offers you extensive free parking, free WiFi and a regular bus route close by the hotel and taxi rank at the entrance with direct access to the city centre or alternatively Eyre Square is a 20 minute walk. Due to its prime location, The Connacht Hotel is your perfect accommodation choice when visiting Galway as it is within close proximity to the city centre and tourist attractions.

Flights


This package is inclusive of return flights from Birmingham to Shannon. Flights are also available from other UK airports including London Heathrow (supplements may apply). For further information and timings please enquire.

Airport Transfers


Included within this package are return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Galway Bus Station, the service is direct and runs every hour. The hotel is approximately 2km from the Bus Station and can be reached via taxi for a small fee.

If preferred, you can upgrade to a private vehicle to transfer you from Shannon Airport to the hotel direct. The supplement for this is £120 per person.

Car Hire is also available for the duration of your trip, if you would like further information on this please enquire.

Racecourse Transfers


From Wednesday through to Saturday the hotel runs a shuttle bus to Galway Races. Guests can book this upon arrival for 6 Euros (one way) or 10 Euros (return).

Private cars can be booked in advance (please enquire for more details) or alternatively a taxi rank is located just outside the hotel.

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Thursday 1st August 2019

Ticket only

General Admission (from £22.00)

Adult
£22.00
(15% off until 05 Jul)
Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£30.00
Student

Please note:
Valid Student ID will be required for entry.

£22.00
7 Day Admission Ticket

Adult Admission Ticket to each day of the Summer Festival Meeting.

£120.00

Millennium Stand (from £40.00)

Premium Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- Reserved Seat
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£48.00
Reserved Seat + Admission

Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand including General Admission Ticket.

£40.00
(9% off until 05 Jul)
7 Day Seat + Admission

Admission Ticket & Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand on each of the seven days of the Summer Festival.

£180.00

Ticket & Hotel Packages

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Ladies Day Oranmore Lodge Package

Wed 31 Jul 2019 - Tue 20 Aug 2019

  • Choose between: General Admission / Millennium Stand
  • Oranmore Lodge Hotel 4*

    Two nights bed & breakfast accommodation

  • Includes:
    - Return flights to Shannon
    - Return airport coach transfers

£449.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


The superb 4* Oranmore Lodge Hotel is located just 10 minutes from Galway Racecourse making it the perfect location to base yourself during Festival week.

Package Includes


  • Return flights to Shannon Airport
  • Return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Oranmore Town Centre
  • 2 nights' accommodation at The Oranmore Lodge Hotel
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Ticket to Ladies Day on Thursday 1st August

Optional Extras


Extend your stay
If you wish to extend your time in Galway, additional nights can be added to your itinerary for the following price:
Tuesday Night: £90.00 per person
Friday Night: £105.00 per person

Ticket Options


The above package is inclusive of a General Admission ticket, if desired you can upgrade to:

Millennium Stand Reserved Seating - Supplement per person: £12.00
A reserved seat really is the jewel in the crown of the Millennium Stand. Feel free throughout the day to wander down into the crowds and then escape back up into the private Corrib Bar with your reserved seat badge to watch a race, have something to eat or drink or just relax and soak in the electric atmosphere with your friends.

Additional Tickets
Additional tickets to other racedays are available from £20.00 per person

Hotel information


The Oranmore Lodge Hotel, is a superb 4* family run hotel that has earned the reputation of being a "home away from home".

In a prime location, conveniently located off the M6, the hotel is just 10 minutes from Galway Racecourse, 20 from Galway City Centre and less than an hour from Shannon Airport.

The hotel offers luxury accommodation with a variation of standard and executive rooms offering free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel for all guests and the luxury of a full leisure centre and gymnasium available to help you relax and enjoy your well deserved break!

You are guaranteed the best of Irish food whether you dine in the cosy bar or intimate Restaurant the Oranmore Lodge Hotel Galway provides the service and professionalism you would expect from a 4* hotel where guests have enjoyed the very best of Irish hospitality for over 150 years.

Flights


This package is inclusive of return flights from Birmingham to Shannon. Flights are also available from other UK airports including London Heathrow (supplements may apply). For further information and timings please enquire.

Airport Transfers


Included within this package are return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Oranmore Town Centre, the service is direct and runs every hour. The hotel is approximately 500 metres (5 minute walk) from the Bus Station in the town centre.

If preferred, you can upgrade to a private vehicle to transfer you from Shannon Airport to the hotel direct. The supplement for this is £120 per person.

Car Hire is also available for the duration of your trip, if you would like further information on this please enquire.

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Ladies Day 3* Package

Wed 31 Jul 2019 - Fri 02 Aug 2019

  • Choose between: General Admission / Millennium Stand
  • The Connacht Hotel

    Two nights bed & breakfast accommodation

  • Includes:
    - Return flights to Shannon
    - Return airport coach transfers

£499.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


The Connacht Hotel is a popular venue for guests attending the Galway Festival. Its close proximity to the city centre, and being just 15 minutes from Galway Racecourse make it the perfect location for the Summer Festival.

Package Includes


  • Return flights to Shannon Airport
  • Return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Galway City Centre
  • 2 nights' accommodation at The Connacht Hotel
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Ticket to Ladies Day on Thursday 1st August

Please note, the hotel runs a shuttle to the racecourse on Wednesday - Saturday which can be booked upon arrival for 6 Euros (one way) or 10 Euros (return).

Optional Extras


Extend your stay
If you wish to extend your time in Galway, additional nights can be added to your itinerary for the following price:
Tuesday Night: £90.00 per person
Friday Night: £150.00 per person

Ticket Options


The above package is inclusive of a General Admission ticket, if desired you can upgrade to:

Millennium Stand Reserved Seating - Supplement per person: £12.00
A reserved seat really is the jewel in the crown of the Millennium Stand. Feel free throughout the day to wander down into the crowds and then escape back up into the private Corrib Bar with your reserved seat badge to watch a race, have something to eat or drink or just relax and soak in the electric atmosphere with your friends.

Additional Tickets
Additional tickets to other racedays are available from £20.00 per person

Hotel information


The Connacht Hotel, formerly known as The Carlton Hotel Galway, is proud to have welcomed guests to Galway for almost 50 years.

The Hotel is a popular Galway hotel, located on the main Dublin road as you enter Galway city centre. The hotel offers you extensive free parking, free WiFi and a regular bus route close by the hotel and taxi rank at the entrance with direct access to the city centre or alternatively Eyre Square is a 20 minute walk. Due to its prime location, The Connacht Hotel is your perfect accommodation choice when visiting Galway as it is within close proximity to the city centre and tourist attractions.

Flights


This package is inclusive of return flights from Birmingham to Shannon. Flights are also available from other UK airports including London Heathrow (supplements may apply). For further information and timings please enquire.

Airport Transfers


Included within this package are return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Galway Bus Station, the service is direct and runs every hour. The hotel is approximately 2km from the Bus Station and can be reached via taxi for a small fee.

If preferred, you can upgrade to a private vehicle to transfer you from Shannon Airport to the hotel direct. The supplement for this is £120 per person.

Car Hire is also available for the duration of your trip, if you would like further information on this please enquire.

Racecourse Transfers


From Wednesday through to Saturday the hotel runs a shuttle bus to Galway Races. Guests can book this upon arrival for 6 Euros (one way) or 10 Euros (return).

Private cars can be booked in advance (please enquire for more details) or alternatively a taxi rank is located just outside the hotel.

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Friday 2nd August 2019

Ticket only

General Admission (from £22.00)

Adult
£22.00
(15% off until 05 Jul)
Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£30.00
Student

Please note:
Valid Student ID will be required for entry.

£22.00
7 Day Admission Ticket

Adult Admission Ticket to each day of the Summer Festival Meeting.

£120.00

Millennium Stand (from £40.00)

Premium Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- Reserved Seat
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£48.00
Reserved Seat + Admission

Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand including General Admission Ticket.

£40.00
(9% off until 05 Jul)
7 Day Seat + Admission

Admission Ticket & Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand on each of the seven days of the Summer Festival.

£180.00

Saturday 3rd August 2019

Ticket only

General Admission (from £13.00)

Adult
£13.00
(28% off until 05 Jul)
Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£30.00
Student

Please note:
Valid Student ID will be required for entry.

£13.00
7 Day Admission Ticket

Adult Admission Ticket to each day of the Summer Festival Meeting.

£120.00

Millennium Stand (from £22.00)

Premium Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- Reserved Seat
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£39.00
Reserved Seat + Admission

Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand including General Admission Ticket.

£22.00
(15% off until 05 Jul)
7 Day Seat + Admission

Admission Ticket & Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand on each of the seven days of the Summer Festival.

£180.00

Ticket & Hotel Packages

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Galway Saturday Oranmore Lodge Package

Fri 02 Aug 2019 - Sun 04 Aug 2019

  • Choose between: General Admission / Millennium Stand
  • Oranmore Lodge Hotel 4*

    Two nights bed & breakfast accommodation

  • Includes:
    - Return flights to Shannon
    - Return airport coach transfers

£479.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


The superb 4* Oranmore Lodge Hotel is located just 10 minutes from Galway Racecourse making it the perfect location to base yourself during Festival week.

Package Includes


  • Return flights to Shannon Airport
  • Return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Oranmore Town Centre
  • 2 nights' accommodation at The Oranmore Lodge Hotel
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Ticket to Saturday of Galway Festival on Saturday 3rd August

Optional Extras


Extend your stay
If you wish to extend your time in Galway, additional nights can be added to your itinerary for the following price:
Thursday Night: £120.00 per person
Sunday Night: £105.00 per person

Ticket Options


The above package is inclusive of a General Admission ticket, if desired you can upgrade to:

Millennium Stand Reserved Seating - Supplement per person: £12.00
A reserved seat really is the jewel in the crown of the Millennium Stand. Feel free throughout the day to wander down into the crowds and then escape back up into the private Corrib Bar with your reserved seat badge to watch a race, have something to eat or drink or just relax and soak in the electric atmosphere with your friends.

Additional Tickets
Additional tickets to other racedays are available from £20.00 per person

Hotel information


The Oranmore Lodge Hotel, is a superb 4* family run hotel that has earned the reputation of being a "home away from home".

In a prime location, conveniently located off the M6, the hotel is just 10 minutes from Galway Racecourse, 20 from Galway City Centre and less than an hour from Shannon Airport.

The hotel offers luxury accommodation with a variation of standard and executive rooms offering free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel for all guests and the luxury of a full leisure centre and gymnasium available to help you relax and enjoy your well deserved break!

You are guaranteed the best of Irish food whether you dine in the cosy bar or intimate Restaurant the Oranmore Lodge Hotel Galway provides the service and professionalism you would expect from a 4* hotel where guests have enjoyed the very best of Irish hospitality for over 150 years.

Flights


This package is inclusive of return flights from Birmingham to Shannon. Flights are also available from other UK airports including London Heathrow (supplements may apply). For further information and timings please enquire.

Airport Transfers


Included within this package are return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Oranmore Town Centre, the service is direct and runs every hour. The hotel is approximately 500 metres (5 minute walk) from the Bus Station in the town centre.

If preferred, you can upgrade to a private vehicle to transfer you from Shannon Airport to the hotel direct. The supplement for this is £120 per person.

Car Hire is also available for the duration of your trip, if you would like further information on this please enquire.

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Galway Saturday 3* Package

Fri 02 Aug 2019 - Sun 04 Aug 2019

  • Choose between: General Admission / Millennium Stand
  • The Connacht Hotel

    Two nights bed & breakfast accommodation

  • Includes:
    - Return flights to Shannon
    - Return airport coach transfers

£529.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


The Connacht Hotel is a popular venue for guests attending the Galway Festival. Its close proximity to the city centre, and being just 15 minutes from Galway Racecourse make it the perfect location for the Summer Festival.

Package Includes


  • Return flights to Shannon Airport
  • Return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Galway City Centre
  • 2 nights' accommodation at The Connacht Hotel
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Ticket to Saturday of the Galway Festival on Saturday 3rd August

Please note, the hotel runs a shuttle to the racecourse on Wednesday - Saturday which can be booked upon arrival for 6 Euros (one way) or 10 Euros (return).

Optional Extras


Extend your stay
If you wish to extend your time in Galway, additional nights can be added to your itinerary for the following price:
Thursday Night: £150.00 per person
Sunday Night: £90.00 per person

Ticket Options


The above package is inclusive of a General Admission ticket, if desired you can upgrade to:

Millennium Stand Reserved Seating - Supplement per person: £12.00
A reserved seat really is the jewel in the crown of the Millennium Stand. Feel free throughout the day to wander down into the crowds and then escape back up into the private Corrib Bar with your reserved seat badge to watch a race, have something to eat or drink or just relax and soak in the electric atmosphere with your friends.

Additional Tickets
Additional tickets to other racedays are available from £20.00 per person

Hotel information


The Connacht Hotel, formerly known as The Carlton Hotel Galway, is proud to have welcomed guests to Galway for almost 50 years.

The Hotel is a popular Galway hotel, located on the main Dublin road as you enter Galway city centre. The hotel offers you extensive free parking, free WiFi and a regular bus route close by the hotel and taxi rank at the entrance with direct access to the city centre or alternatively Eyre Square is a 20 minute walk. Due to its prime location, The Connacht Hotel is your perfect accommodation choice when visiting Galway as it is within close proximity to the city centre and tourist attractions.

Flights


This package is inclusive of return flights from Birmingham to Shannon. Flights are also available from other UK airports including London Heathrow (supplements may apply). For further information and timings please enquire.

Airport Transfers


Included within this package are return coach transfers from Shannon Airport to Galway Bus Station, the service is direct and runs every hour. The hotel is approximately 2km from the Bus Station and can be reached via taxi for a small fee.

If preferred, you can upgrade to a private vehicle to transfer you from Shannon Airport to the hotel direct. The supplement for this is £120 per person.

Car Hire is also available for the duration of your trip, if you would like further information on this please enquire.

Racecourse Transfers


From Wednesday through to Saturday the hotel runs a shuttle bus to Galway Races. Guests can book this upon arrival for 6 Euros (one way) or 10 Euros (return).

Private cars can be booked in advance (please enquire for more details) or alternatively a taxi rank is located just outside the hotel.

More information Hide information

Sunday 4th August 2019

Ticket only

General Admission (from £13.00)

Adult
£13.00
(28% off until 05 Jul)
Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£30.00
Student

Please note:
Valid Student ID will be required for entry.

£13.00
7 Day Admission Ticket

Adult Admission Ticket to each day of the Summer Festival Meeting.

£120.00

Millennium Stand (from £22.00)

Premium Festival Package (Group 10 plus)

Includes:
- Admission Ticket
- Reserved Seat
- €10 Food Voucher
- €5 Drink Voucher
- Racecard

£39.00
Reserved Seat + Admission

Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand including General Admission Ticket.

£22.00
(15% off until 05 Jul)
7 Day Seat + Admission

Admission Ticket & Reserved Seat in the Millennium Stand on each of the seven days of the Summer Festival.

£180.00

Dress Codes

What to wear

There is no strict dress code at Galway Racecourse, however it is advisable to dress appropriately for the weather with many racegoers opting for smart dress. Racing doesn’t happen every day, so why not treat your visit as a special occasion?

Travel Information

How to find us

Located just off the M6 motorway, Galway Racecourse is easily accessible from Dublin, Cork, Limerick or any other location around Ireland. It is located 40 minutes from Shannon Airport, 1 hour from Knock Airport, 2 hours from Dublin Airport and 2.5 hours from Cork Airport.

Directions

By Car

From Dublin & East
Follow R148 and N4 to M4 in South Dublin. Follow M4 and M6 to Bothar na dTreabh/N6 in Galway. Continue on Bothar na dTreabh/N6 to your destination

From Limerick
Take R445 to N18 in Clare. Take M18 to N66 in Galway. Follow N18 and R446 to your destination in Galway.

From Cork
Take N20, N18, M18 and N18 to R339 in Galway. Take Ballybrit Cres to your destination.

From The North
Get on A12 from A1 and Grosvenor Rd/B38. Take M1 to A1 in Lisburn. Take the A1 exit from M1. Continue to N1. Take M1, M4 and M6 to Bothar na dTreabh/N6 in Galway. Continue on Bothar na dTreabh/N6 to your destination.

By Bus

Races Shuttle Bus
Shuttle Bus from Eyre Square to Race Course for Galway Races Summer Festival 2017 Buses will depart outside The Skeff Bar in Eyre Square. Return services starts before 2nd last race and after the races.

By Helicopter
Pre-registration is essential for helicopter landings at Galway Races. Please contact Galway Racecourse for landing requirements.

Parking

Parking is available on-site.

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