The 7th Annual Inishbofin Island Walking Festival will take place from Friday April 27th to Sunday April 29th. Enjoy a weekend of walking amid stunning Atlantic coast scenery, crystal clear waters, green coast award winning beaches surrounded by rich natural, built and cultural heritage, all in the company of expert guides.
A celebration of Killary Mussels harvested from “One of the Forty Places to See Before you Die” takes place on the glorious Renvyle Peninsula in North Connemara. This is the 11th year of the festival and promises that more mussels will be eaten here this weekend than in any other part of the country.
Galway Theatre Festival features 9 days of exciting theatre, circus, spectacle, and storytelling, showcasing the vibrant performance culture of Ireland’s festival city. The goal of Galway Theatre Festival is to bring a fresh and lively programme of performance to the streets and venues of Galway.
The Galway Film Fleadh is a six day international film event held every July with a mad diversity of filmmaking from all around the world, all generations and cultural backgrounds. A great and memorable time to come to Galway with the family during the summer to explore all things film and culture.
In its 31st year, the goal of the Galway Film Fleadh continues to be a platform for the boldest new films and to bring audiences and filmmakers from around the world together to share in the wonder of cinema.
The Galway International Arts Festivalis Ireland's largest annual arts festival and celebrates it's 42nd anniversary this year. The Opening for the 2019 Galway International Arts Festival will be taking place here on July 15th at The Galmont Hotel & Spa.
The festival covers a range of art forms, including theatre, dance, music, opera, street spectacle, visual arts, discussion and comedy. Highlights of last years festival were major acts in the Festival Big Top such as Caribou, Jenny Greene & The RTE Concert Orchestra, Walking on Cars and Gavin James. This year, headliners include Two Door Cinema Club, Bell X1 and The Academic.
Highly anticipated, much loved and always great craic, yes it’s almost time for the 2019 Galway Races! The stakes are high and as always, The Galmont Hotel & Spa is the hub of all the excitement. You can bet that this year will be no exception, with a superb Race Week line-up to look forward to. Be part of the most exciting social event of the summer calendar.