Whether your passion is sports, food or the arts, Galway enjoys a packed calendar of festivals and events all year round offering something for everyone. Plan your trip with upcoming events and Galway festivals in mind.
Christmas in Galway
Have yourself a merry little Christmas and enjoy your festive trip to the Maldron Hotel Sandy Road in Galway.
Carnevil is the west of Ireland’s first scare attraction, housed in the haunted former Connacht Tribune printing press on Market Street, where, more than 150 years ago, a seemingly innocent travelling carnival came to the city, only to leave its citizens so scarred and terrified, that all memories of it have been stricken from official records, never to be spoken of again. Until now…
Baboro, Ireland’s premier international arts festival for children and families runs in Galway city and county in October, featuring Theatre, Dance, Literature, Music, Puppetry, Workshops and Visual Art for all ages.