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Galway Races

The Galway Races is a festival for everyone. The Galway Racing Festival starts from the last Monday in July each year. runs With seven consecutive days of top class horse races the excitement & thrills are immense. Ladies Day engenders great competition to win the coveted 'best dressed Lady' prize which bring huge social accolades. Not to mention the popular Mad Hatters competition.  

Nearly 150,000 people attended the Summer Festival Meeting in 2011 where betting turnover reached great heights once again. The total prize fund for the fifty-one sponsored races reached an impressive €1.5 million. If you fancy a flutter while at the course, there are various options for placing a bet at the Galway Races; the Tote, on-course betting shops and on-course bookmakers.