Top Things to Do in Galway
Galway 2020 - The European Capital of Culture
Japanese Film FestivalJanuary 2020The Japanese Film Festival is coming to The Eye Cinema, Wellpark again, and is organised by the Embassy of Japan, Access Cinema, and the Ireland Japan Association, with the support of The Japan Founda
Galway 2020January 31st 2020 - January 31st 2021Galway 2020 European Capital of Culture will be the largest and most complex cultural festival ever held on the island of Ireland. This year-long event will run from February 1st 2020 to January 31st
Tiny Traders MarketEvery Saturday in February 2020Tiny Traders Village Market offers a feast for all senses on your shopping trip to Galway. If you’re looking to pick up a uniquely crafted item of art or jewellery or a lovingly prepared treat on y
Galway International Rally2nd February 2020Galway International Rally takes place on Sunday February 2nd 2020 it marks the 49th anniversary of the event which began in 1971. A ceremonial start will be held in Eyre Square on Saturday evening.
Galway Opening Ceremony 20208th February 2020The official opening ceremony of Galway 2020 will take place in South Park at the Claddagh on the 8th of February 2020 at 5 pm. Crowds of up to 50,000 spectators are expected at the event.
Connacht vs Cardiff15th February 2020Connacht Rugby play host to the Cardiff Blues at The Sportsground in the Guinness Pro14 on Saturday 15th February 2020. Kick-off at 19:35pm. More info: www.connachtrugby.ie
Fr Ted FestThursday 21st - Sunday 24th FebruaryTea and sandwiches and all of the usual high jinx activities are being prepared for the 11th Annual Fr. Ted Festival – Tedfest. Head for ‘Craggy Island” for off the wall madness!
Corofin Trad Festival26th February to 2nd March 2020Traditional Music with various sessions in the local pubs and a Concert nightly in Teach Ceoil. For the programme of events see festival website.
Galway Detective Day29th February 2020Think you have what it takes to catch a killer? A new and exciting outdoor detective game that’s just like a giant version of the board-game Cluedo.
Seachtain na Gaeilge Festival1st - 17th March 2020The fortnight-long festival is a celebration of the Irish language, culture and heritage. It encapsulates the pride of the Irish language community and inspires immersion in the Irish Tongue.
Engineers Week1st - 8th March 2020Engineers Week is an annual campaign to present the possibilities a career in engineering can offer and highlight the vital role played by engineers in sustaining the community.
Kinvara Rock & Road 10km & Half MarathonThe Kinvara Rock and Road Half Marathon and 10K is a running event starting and finishing in the scenic seaside village of Kinvara. 2000 will run the route through the beautiful Burren landscape.
Múscailt - Annual Arts FestivalMarch 2020Mùscailt, meaning to celebrate and inspire is the title of the celebrated spring arts festival hosted by the National University of Ireland, Galway. The 19th Múscailt Arts Festival at NUI Galway.
Galway History Festival 6th - 10th March 2020An annual festival covering Galway’s rich history. A series of talks and lectures covering such issues as the War of Independence in Galway, food, activism, local history, and labour history.
Gaelforce Sky Run7th March 2020Gaelforce has announced that the Gaelforce Sky Run will be the first event in the SKYRUNNER® UK & IRELAND SERIES. Special access has been granted to this stunning route by local landowners.
St Patrick's Festival14th -16th March 2020St Patrick’s Festival parade in Galway is a platform to showcase local artists and community groups. The parade starts at 11.30am and runs through Galway city centre for over 1 hour.
Connacht Vs ScarletsConnacht Rugby play host to the Scarlets at The Sportsground in the Guinness Pro14 on Friday 20th March 2020. Kick-off at 19:35pm. More info: www.connachtrugby.ie
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