Internationally acclaimed childrens festival running in Galway for the last 13 years, renowned for high quality national and international arts performances and workshops for children and families. This festival takes place this year from October 14th to the 20th.
www.baboro.ie | Phone 091 562667
Regarded as one of Europe's key cultural events Galway Arts Festivals is an international celebration of the performing and visual arts. Over its history the Festival has become a vital showcase for irish arts and international events and is now firmly established as Irelands leading arts festival. The festival takes place from the 15th July to the 28th July 2013.
www.galwayartsfestival.ie | Phone 091 509700
Entering its second year, this five day festival is full of fantastic food and free, family-friendly events across Galway on the Easter Bank Holiday Weekend. This gathering aims to celebrate Galway as a good food destination and emphasise the artisan, local and season produce that Galway strives to offer. Events include a food village on the banks of the Corrib, open air markets, restaurant trails, cookery demonstrations and much more. The festival runs from the 28th March to 1st April 2013.
The Galway Oyster festival is one of the most celebrated and longest running festivals in the world. It evolved from very modest beginnings in 1954 and recently celebrated its 50th year anniversary. This festival is on from the 27th September to 29th September 2013.
www.galwayoysterfestival.com | Phone 091 587922
The Galway Film Fleadh is one of Ireland's leading film festivals. It is a six day international film event held every July and welcomes a brilliant diversity of filmmaking from around the world. The Fleadh is very much a film lovers' festival, and attracts directors, actors, cinematographers and artists of all generations and cultural backgrounds. The Film Festival is on from the 9th July to 14th July 2013.
www.galwayfilmfleadh.com | Phone 091 562200
The races are an ideal outing for the seasoned punter, holiday makers or indeed a family day out. Heart stopping finishes and breathtaking fashion are all to be found at the races. The Festival runs for seven consecutive days starting from the last Monday in July each year.
www.galwayraces.com | Phone 091 753870
To plan your holidays better and not miss any important event look at the Calendar of Festivals & Events.