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Galway Race Course

Ballybrit, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 753 870
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a good day out for the family.

Enjoyed the whole day. It is always well organised with a few stalls. Food and drinks were easily... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2015
karen g
Galway, Ireland
A Must during Race Week in Galway

Brilliant atmosphere, lovely facilities, Craic is what its all about and Galway Races has it in... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2015
Helen V
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“races” (57 reviews)
Ballybrit, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 753 870
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Reviewed 24 June 2015

Enjoyed the whole day. It is always well organised with a few stalls. Food and drinks were easily accessible and within a good price. Otherwise one can take a picnic and relax during the racing.

1  Thank karen g
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Brilliant atmosphere, lovely facilities, Craic is what its all about and Galway Races has it in abundance

Thank Helen V
Reviewed 1 June 2015

It's true if you are a sports fan you will enjoy the GalwY races!!! Just great for people watching!!!! Forget the horses!!!!! The people are really on show here

Thank Bjorn P
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Galway Races are becoming known World Wide.. it's a must if in Galway.. you are greeted by the essence of a Great day at the races and it's a very social event.. great place to meet old friends pump into NEW friends and have a...More

Thank Kayla4
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Everyone has heard of the "great craic" at the Galway races and never a truer word spoken, The racecourse at Ballybrit is without doubt one of the best in Ireland with amazing views no matter where you stand. The atmosphere is unique with everyone there...More

Reviewed 20 February 2015

If you fancy a Fantastic Day Out then go to the Galway Race Festival in July. It has everything - atmosphere, restaurants, bars, music, beautiful people - great craic and of course racing and betting. Brilliant Fun.

Thank Duhollow
Reviewed 31 January 2015

For the benefit of visitors to our land, the Galway Races are short-hand for corruption, cute-hoorism, and generally all the least appealing characteristics of Irish independence. The Galway Races are situated in Ballybrit, just off the main motorway into Galway, the route of which, no...More

1  Thank Laurence M
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Wonderful atmosphere and craic. good horses and competitive racing. Great for a family outing and an major place for tourists

Thank Trisha B
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Never fails to deliver. Always good craic here. Lots of people, beer and gambling. Make sure you ho to ATM beforehand as queues are nightmare on track. For food they cater for all people...even coffee lovers. Don't lose friends here as difficult to find them...More

Thank obbarry
Reviewed 16 September 2014

The racecourse in Galway is great... all the better if you strike the Galway's race week/carnival but a regular race day is still lovely ... great facility, pretty location, great atmosphere... have traveled to the races there a few times... well worth a trip if...More

Thank El H
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