The Galway Races
It's back! The 2022 Galway Races Summer Festival.
Galway Racecourse stages one of the world’s most immense race meeting;, the Galway Races Summer Festival, which takes place annually bringing thousands of spectators from around the globe. This year the Summer Festival will take place from Monday 25th July to Sunday 31st August 2022.
Held at Ballybrit Racecourse in Galway, Ireland over seven days, it is one of the longest of all the race meets that occur in Ireland.
The g Hotel & Spa are famous for their popular events and parties throughout the week of the Galway Race Week, and this year is no different!
The g Hotel will be hosting their annual ‘g Races Afternoon Tea‘ event which will take place for the full week (25th – 31st July) of the festival with huge prizes to be won for the ‘Best Hat’ each day of the festival.
The g Races Tipster lunch will take place on Wednesday 27th and is the perfect opportunity to listen and learn from the top racing experts while you enjoy a delicious lunch prepared by our highly trained team of chefs.
The Jazz Lounge at the g is something certainly not to be missed! Taking place on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 8pm onward, join us and the amazing Brass & Co. Band + DJ to dance the night away into the early hours after a day of racing. The g Hotel’s signature ‘supper bowls’ will also be available to enjoy at €45 per person for a choice of two.
Monday 25th July 2022
Connacht Hotel (Q.R.) Handicap
First Race: 17:10| Last Race: 20:20 | Gates Open: 14:30
Tuesday 26th July 2022
Colm Quinn BMW Mile Handicap
First Race: 17:10 | Last Race: 20:20| Gates Open: 14:30
Wednesday 27th July 2022
Tote.com Galway Plate
First Race: 17:10 | Last Race: 20:20 | Gates Open: 14:30
Thursday 28th July 2022
Ladies Day – Guinness Galway Hurdle Handicap
First Race: 14:10| Last Race: 18:10 | Gates Open: 14:30
Friday 29th July 2022
Friday’s Fair Lady – Guinness Handicap
First Race: 17:00 | Last Race: 20:40 | Gates Open: 14:15
Saturday 30th July 2022
Galway Shopping Centre Handicap Hurdle
First Race: 14:00 | Last Race: 17:55 | Gates Open: 11:30am
Sunday 31st July 2022
Family Day & Mad Hatters Day – Irish Stallion Farms EBF “Ahonoora” Handicap
First Race: 14:00 | Last Race: 17:40 | Gates Open: 11.30