Galway Races Festival

Galway Races Festival

The 2015 Summer Festival of the Galway Races will take place from Monday 27th of July to Sunday 2nd of August.

With adrenalin-pumping action, heart-stopping finishes and breathtaking fashion; you know you are at the Galway Races. View Hotel Meyricks Race Week Entertainment Schedule here

Veteran racegoers and indeed those who simply love the atmosphere, travel from around the world for the unique experience that is, the Galway Races. Ireland's best known race course never fails to delight, with fantastic atmosphere and racing guaranteed. Hotel Meyrick is the ideal city-centre location for race goers, right in the heart of Eyre Square.

**NEWS****Hotel Meyrick partners with Laurent Perrier Champagne for Galway Race Week!  Savour the unique experience of champagne inspired dishes and drinks! View Details Here

Galway city’s leading 4 star Hotel Meyrick is delighted to announce a partnership with Laurent Perrier Champagne during Galway race week. From Monday 27th July to Sunday 2nd August race goers are invited to savour scrumptious champagne inspired drinks and meal options as part of the Hotels Race Week Programme

Get your race day off to a sparkling start with a Laurent Perrier champagne brunch in the Gaslight Bar and Brasserie, ideal for groups of glamorous ladies before they head out to Ballybrit for ladies day on Thursday 30th July. This stylish brunch will also be available throughout the bank holiday weekend. Decadence rules supreme with Laurent Perrier champagne and oyster’s as well as  the uniquely created  Laurent Perrier inspired Desserts, which will be served throughout race week. The partnership also includes a customised Laurent Perrier champagne Bed of Roses cocktail made especially for race week. Bed of Roses is a delicious and tangy combination of Amaretto, Cointreau and Orange juice topped with Laurent Perrier Champagne. This classy cocktail is sure to be a favourite with stylish race goers during this years’ racing festival. 

Or join us for our Race Week Calander of Entertainment right throughout the week, with the highlight on Thursday July 30th of our "Most Stylish Lady" competition! Ireland’s leading model, food blogger and fashion designer Rozanna Purcell take on the role of head judge for our “Most Stylish Lady Competition” on Ladies Day of Galway Race week. Competition entrants could win a dazzling prize package of €2,000 from leading jewellery store,  Fallers of Galway. All suitably stylish race goers are invited to Hotel Meyrick from 7pm to meet Roz and to enjoy hotel Meyrick’s unique and lively post-race atmosphere  where cocktails, delicious food and live entertainment await!. The luxurious 4 star Hotel Meyrick in its central Galway city location overlooking Eyre Square is the first stop after Ballybrit Race course for annual race goers to the city of the tribes.

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