Galway Gig Guide

Galway Gig Guide

Welcome to the Galway Gig Guide Here you will find up to date listings for gigs around Galway’s music venues. Featured Galway Gigs Galway Gig Guide

Events Galway: What’s On In September

Clarenbridge Oyster Festival Galway Oyster Pearl 2019

Featured photo above courtesy of the Clarenbridge Oyster Festival: Jennifer Sharkey 2019 Oyster Pearl One of the highlights of this month’s live music events in Galway is the comeback of The Judas Diary, that 1990’s Galway band of “long haired layabouts”™ with more band members than even they can remember. This gig is listed below but can also be seen … Read More

Donegal Things To Do: The Most Amazing & Memorable Places & Experiences

Donegal things to do

Chosen as one of the 17 coolest places in the world to go by National Geographic, in 2017, Donegal is a county that somehow feels undiscovered but promises the ultimate great escape. Its remote situation in Ireland’s northwest adds to its romance, mystery and charm. A wonderfully wild landscape isolates Donegal from much of the Republic of Ireland, making it … Read More

Live Music in Dublin? Here are Dublin’s Best Music Pubs

live music Dublin best pubs bars venues

My hometown of Dublin is not only a wonderfully friendly capital city, but it’s also a fantastic place to enjoy live music. In fact, music is a massive part of Dublin’s culture and history, which means that the choice of live music pubs in Dublin is phenomenal. The good thing is, however, that the city centre is easy to walk … Read More

Whats On In Galway This Month

whats on in galway this month

Galway is undoubtedly one of the best cities to go out in, meet friendly people and find lots of great events and culture. Here you will find some of the best of what’s on in Galway today. Check out what’s on in Galway today. In the city that is famous for its “craic agus ceol” (great fun and music), it … Read More

Whats On In Galway This Week

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Galway is undoubtedly one of the best cities to go out in, meet friendly people and find lots of great events and culture. Here you will find some of the best of what’s on in Galway this week. Check out what’s on in Galway this week. In the city that is famous for its “craic agus ceol” (great fun and … Read More

Whats On In Galway This Weekend

whats on in galway this weekend

Galway is undoubtedly one of the best cities to go out in, meet friendly people and find lots of great events and culture. Here you will find some of the best of what’s on in Galway this weekend. Check out what’s on in Galway this weekend. In the city that is famous for its “craic agus ceol” (great fun and … Read More

Whats On In Galway Tomorrow

whats on in galway tomorrow

Galway is undoubtedly one of the best cities to go out in, meet friendly people and find lots of great events and culture. Here you will find some of the best of what’s on in Galway tomorrow. Check out what’s on in Galway tomorrow. In the city that is famous for its “craic agus ceol” (great fun and music), it … Read More

Whats On In Galway Today

whats on in Galway today

Galway is undoubtedly one of the best cities to go out in, meet friendly people and find lots of great events and culture. Here you will find some of the best of what’s on in Galway today. Check out what’s on in Galway today. In the city that is famous for its “craic agus ceol” (great fun and music), it … Read More

Whats on in Galway August

Whats on Galway August events

This month opened up with the absolutely fantastic Galway Races 150th anniversary…an event that celebrated what has turned into an institution over the years. In fact the Galway Races commissioned a wonderful video to celebrate this anniversary, check out the Galway Races 150th anniversary video here. There’s lots of other great events coming up in Galway this August. Some of … Read More

Galway Races 150th Anniversary August 2019

Galway Races

Hundreds of sidecars from all over the country would gallop up and down, night and day. The impact that the races had on Galway. You really couldn’t knock on a door at all, in the old parts of Galway that doesn’t have some association with the races. There was two events in Galway over the years. One was the races … Read More

Galway Sightseeing With Madeline Hixon (Video & Transcript)

sightseeing galway with madeline hixon

Go sightseeing in Galway with the lovely Madeline Hixon. Madeline named this video, “Our Favourite City in Ireland.” She and her friend love Galway and it shows. I just love how natural Madeline is in front of the camera and her take on the Irish weather is hilarious …but sadly correct. Welcome to the Galway Vlog. Woo. This night we … Read More

24 Hours In Galway Quick Tips & Travel Ideas (Video & Text)

24 hours Galway cliffs-of-moher

Here are some great insider tips for spending 24 hours in Galway, or more time. Personally I think the city and the county deserves a good few days, but if you read some of my other articles you’ll see that I am in love with Galway. Anyhow, I also love some of these tips as well. Plus even though it … Read More

33 best things to do in Dublin

dublin things to do

Of course I am bound to be biased with Dublin being where I was born! However the likes of Lonely Planet, TripAdvisor and so many more can’t be wrong. Dublin was voted the world’s friendliest city by Lonely Planet for a few years in a row. The Dublin vibe is a beautiful blend of art, literary license, Dublin wit, Irish … Read More

Live Music in Galway? Here Are Galway’s Best Music Pubs

live music Galway best music pubs

Part and parcel of a trip to Galway is definitely seeing some live music in a great Galway bar. If you spend time in Galway without checking out at least one of Galway’s best live music pubs, be sure not to tell anybody!! It is almost something to be ashamed of …. Galway is my favourite city in Ireland, and … Read More

Whats on in Galway Ireland May

whats on In Galway May

What’s On In Galway May 2019 May events in Galway range from lots of great live music in pubs to a fabulous selection of performances for the Galway Theatre Festival; and from Agricultural Shows to Mussel Festivals! On our calendar below, click on the date to select the days you wish to see.

15 Things To Do In Galway Ireland For Fun & Memories

Things To Do In Galway

Even the Irish themselves make their way to Galway if they want to have an especially good time!! Located on the west coast of the Atlantic, Galway city blends the best of Ireland’s traditions and ambience. With its rich culture, history, craic agus ceoil (Irish style fun and music), Galway is the kind of city that could easily seduce you … Read More

Galway Most Beautiful Towns and Charming Villages

Galway beautiful villages Renvyle beach

While Galway city is undoubtedly a gem, filled with colour, gorgeous buildings, culture, friendly people and lots of “craic agus ceol”, the county of the same name has much to offer. It would be a shame to travel to the West of Ireland without exploring some of the beautiful towns and charming villages of County Galway. I spent numerous childhood … Read More

Galway Most Beautiful Places & A Few Local Legends

Galway most beautiful places Clifden Roundstone and Connemara in Ireland

Galway’s wonderfully wild Connemara coast was the adored location of my childhood family holidays. The contrast with my hometown of Dublin was deliciously different and after a journey into the west, there was nothing I loved more than to hear the sound of the Atlantic waves crashing on the shores of a beautiful, remote white sandy beach. I can still … Read More

W. B. Yeats’ inspirational places in Ireland

WB Yeats Inspirational places in Ireland

The poet, William Butler Yeats, drew his artistic inspiration from his homeland Ireland, especially from Sligo and other parts of the west of Ireland. Often considered to be one of the 20th century’s greatest poets. W. B. Yeats was born in Sandymount, Dublin on 13 June 1865. He was educated between Dublin and London, and he started to study poetry … Read More