Events & Festivals
Galway Restaurant Week
An initiative by the people who brought us Galway Food Festival will see the city’s restaurant owners come together to showcase the variety, quality, and standard of Galway’s restaurant scene. Galway Restaurant Week offers diners exclusive promotions, complimentary treats, and hefty discounts.
more info: www.galwayrestaurantweek.com
Irish Fly Fair and International Angling Show
A host of the world’s greatest Fly-dressers, Casters and Angling Celebrities will once again gather in the Galway Bay Hotel in Salthill, Co. Galway to participate in the annual Irish Fly Fair and Angling Show.
more info: www.irishflyfair.com/
Tulca Festival of Visual Arts
06th - 22nd November 2015
The Tulca Festival of Visual Arts is an annual festival taking place in Galway each year. Running since 2002, Tulca features dynamic and exciting work from national and international visual art practitioners.
more info: www.tulca.ie
Galway Christmas Market
20th November - 22nd December 2015
The Galway Christmas Market will take up residence in Eyre Square in the centre of the city from the again this Christmas season. The market promises to be a highlight of the Christmas Season and will make for a wonderful attraction for visitors young and old. Sample Christmas treats from all from around Europe including a Santa’s Grotto, a German bier keller, numberous gift and snack stalls and an entertainment area.
more info: www.galwaychristmasmarket.ie
Galway City On Ice
Late November 2015 - Early January 2015
Galway City On Ice brings Christmas Ice Skating on a real ice skating rink to Galway City for Christmas 2015. Visitors can expect to see Galway’s Harbour area transformed into one of Ireland’s premier Christmas attractions with one massive 500m2 ice rink.
more info: www.galwaycityonice.ie
Ice Ville Galway
Ice Ville is coming to Galway for the first time this December and will create Ireland's first Ice Cabin and Mountaintop Frozen Village. The ice village in galway will open from December 7th so make sure to check it out this year. More info: http://www.icevillegalway.com/