Saturday 21 October 2017

Galway by numb3rs

150,000

People expected

in Ballybrit

over the

week

€1.6m

Total prize fund on offer17

Record number of winners trained by Dermot Weld at last year's meeting

40,000

People expected on Ladies' Day 5

Races worth in excess of €100,000

93

Bookmakers who will be on site1,500

People who will be employed by the festival

€60m

The value of the festival to Galway city and county

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