Upcoming Events in Galway

Galway Film Fleadh: Tuesday 10 July - Sunday 15 July, 2012

The Galway Film Fleadh, Ireland's leading film festival, is a six-day international event, held every July and welcomes a diversity of films from around the world.

The Fleadh will present a programme of over 70 Irish and international features, coupled with a diverse range of events including masterclasses, seminars, Outreach events, debates, public interviews, and the Galway Film Fair - a specialist market providing an unique interface for filmmakers and financiers. Find out more



Galway Arts Festival: Monday 16 July -Sunday 29 July, 2012

Galway Arts Festival is Ireland's largest international arts festival. Founded in 1978 it has grown into an event with a significant reputation where, in 2011, there were 162,000 attendances at 176 performances, talks and exhibitions in 27 venues over 14 days. The Festival showcases a wide variety of international artists alongside the best of Irish talent and includes music (popular, contemporary, jazz, world, classical and traditional), theatre (indoor and outdoor), visual arts, dance, talks, discussions, family events and comedy in its programme. Find out more. 





Galway Races Summer Festival: Monday 30 July - Sunday 5 August, 2012

The Galway Races is a festival for everyone. The Festival runs for seven consecutive days at Galway Racecourse. Veteran race goers, and indeed those who simply love the atmosphere, travel from around the world for the unique experience that is, the Galway Races. Find out more. 




Galway Oyster Festival: Friday 28 September - Sunday 30 September, 2012

Each September, Galway City comes alive with seafood & oysters as it celebrates the Galway International Oyster & Seafood Festival, the most internationally recognised food festival in Ireland and the world's longest running International Oyster Festival. Find out more.