June 05, 2017

Here at The Connacht Hotel we are looking forward to the summer of 2017 as we launch our brand new Summer BBQ Menu. Head Chef Eddy Guragano and his team have created a mouth watering menu to delighted fans of outdoor dining.



beat of the feet GalwayThe Connacht Summer bbq

Using the best of local products the menu is a meat lovers dream. Highlights include grilled Finnertys 8oz burgers with crispy bacon, Ballymaloe relish, and vintage Hegartys cheddar.  The Connacht Hotel BBQ package is ideal for work nights out or groups of friends looking for something different and delicious during the long summer evenings. The package also includes a number of special drinks offers to help wash down the selection of dishes.


Galway races
Business woman of the year

The prize money at this year’s Galway Races will be a record breaking two million euro.

With less than eight weeks left to go until the world famous festival, the Race Committee has revealed that the feature race each day will offer a minimum prize fund of 100 thousand euro.

On Monday, the main race of the day is The Connacht Hotel Handicap race which will see 100 thousand euro in prize money up for grabs. We are delighted to continue our sponsorship of this wonderful event. The 2017 Galway Races take place at Ballybrit from the 31st of July until the 6th of August.


Galway united
Galway Women's Football Club

This Sunday Salthill will host the latest installment of one of the greatest rivalries in the GAA. Mayo and Galway face off in the Connacht Football semi final at 4pm. Mayo will look to get revenge for last years defeat at the same stage. The game is finely balanced after Galway’s successful National League Campaign, and Kevin Walsh’s men will be very positive going into the match. Mayo however are again one of the favourites to win the All Ireland so this will be an intriguing battle between the two top teams in the West.

Find tickets and more info HERE.

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