2016 Oyster Festival of Racing

  • 12:45 PM
  • Hawthorne Race Course, 3501 S. Laramie Avenue, Cicero, IL


The Galway Committee of CSCI celebrates the sister city relationship between Chicago and Galway, Ireland with the 19th Annual Oyster Festival of Racing. Chicago’s own Oyster Festival of Racing pays tribute to two of Ireland’s most popular annual events, the Galway Races and the Galway International Oyster & Seafood Festival, by bringing together enticing food and exciting horse racing in one day of Irish jubilation.

Doors open at 12:45pm
First race at 2:10pm