First Irish man to climb Mount Everest Dawson Stelfox among amazing adventurers set to enthral audiences at Connemara Sea Week 2018

The first Irish man to climb Mount Everest Dawson Stelfox is among the amazing adventurers set to enthrall audiences as the biggest celebration of Ireland’s coastal communities’ is set to kick off next month in Connemara.

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Green Bites: Eco-friendly and sustainable places to eat in Galway

Sustainability is on everyone’s minds at the moment, so we’re calling out ten eco-friendly eateries in Galway. These restaurants and cafés go that extra mile to sustainably run a business, provide gorgeous food and benefit the local area economically and socially!

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Taaffes looking forward to celebrating 30 years this Thursday

The Lally family are delighted to invite you to join them in celebrating 30 years of Taaffes.
Join the party on Thursday October 11th at Taaffes to celebrate three decades of craic, ceol and great company at one of Galway’s favourite bars.

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Galway European Region of Gastronomy Celebrates Sixteen Blas na hÉireann Awards

Sliabh Aughty Honey takes home Best in Farmers Market Galway and Kylemore Abbey & Gardens wins Best in County Galway.

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Film Review: New Irish drama ‘Rosie’ takes a personal look at housing crisis

Last week, we were invited to the press screening of Rosie at Pálás Cinema, Galway’s art house cinema. Rosie is a drama about family homelessness in Dublin written by Irish novelist, dramatist and screen writer, Roddy Doyle.

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This is magic: Noeline Kavanagh on this year’s Macnas parade

Each year, Galway’s spectacle and street performance company Macnas (which means “joyful abandonment” as Gaeilge) takes to the streets for a wild celebration of Samhain.

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PEOPLE OF GALWAY; THIS IS TOM

We’re having the chats with #PeopleofGalway for the craic — messers and chancers, artists and tourists, buskers and shopkeepers, and any other unwitting victims we meet on the street.

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Connemara Green Festival 2018 Puts The Focus On Food to Mark Galway, European Region of Gastronomy

Galway, European Region of Gastronomy autumn highlight the Connemara Green Festival is packed with family-friendly events with a foodie flavour, happening 12th-14th October

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Go Upstairs at Tigh Neachtain for a slice of Galway life

Life on Quay Street in the heart of Galway’s Latin Quarter is pretty unique and special. Kasbah Wine Bar, which is upstairs at one of Galway’s best loved pubs Tigh Neachtain, is serving up a slice of Galway life on a plate.

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Connacht Rugby announces historic re-development plans for the Sportsground

Connacht Rugby are delighted to announce historic re-development plans for the Sportsground Stadium. The project will deliver a modern, fit for purpose rugby stadium in addition to a new high-performance training centre for Connacht Rugby while also retaining existing greyhound racing facilities.

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