Galway festival odds
With the combination of national hunt and flat racing providing punters the chance to bet on both spheres it's a highly competitive one between the bookmakers and the general public.
The odds for the Galway Plate and Galway Handicap Hurdle are normally out weeks before the race takes place, whilst turnover on the day is extremely strong as the big crowds use their well earned Euros to have a flutter on some top class racing.
There are in all over 50 races during the Galway Festival and there is often very good value to be had by the astute backer, that is why we shall be suggesting a few Galway Race Tips for you to take advantage of.
We had particular success with this last year and we know that there were many, particularly those race betting for the first time, who took advantage of the 2018 Galway Festival Free Bet Offers to get a head start with their Galway Festival betting.
One of the reasons that the Galway Festival is such a popular meeting is that on-course bookmakers are willing to take substantial bets with bets over 50,000 euro a regular feature at the Galway track and this adds to the spice that is the Galway Races.