Lunchtimes with ConTempo: From Europe with Love

The Galway Music Residency’s ambitious Lunchtime with ConTempo project entitled From Europe with Love continues on Tuesday 7th May at 1:10pm in St Nicholas’ Collegiate Church.

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The Whiskey List

Galway’s status as one of the key visitor destinations on the island has been enhanced in recent years by its trail of Irish Whiskey bars. We delve into what delights they have to offer visitors here at the heart of the Wild Atlantic Way.

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Cllr. Níall Mc Nelis to unveil the Gradam Gearrliosta Wednesday 24th

The Mayor of the City of Galway, Cllr. Níall McNelis, will unveil the finalists of Gradam Sheosaimh Uí Ógartaigh 2019 next Wednesday, the 24th of April at a press event taking place at 12.00 midday in the Galway Chamber.

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Weekend Agenda

The best of events, hot spots to eat and drink, and all the craic for the weekend in Galway, all in one place.

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6 Galway beaches to visit this summer

There’s never a bad day for the beach! Wesht is besht for it and Galway is studded with beautiful beaches. Even better, you’ll likely have them to yourself! Here are our favourites.

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Brewing up a storm with Galway Hooker

Established in 2006, Galway Hooker is Connacht’s oldest existing brewery, and the second-oldest fully independent brewery in the entire country. Business has gone from strength to strength over the past decade for the Oranmore-based brewery.

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BREAKFASTS OF CHAMPIONS

Let’s face it, no one ever said brunch was the most important meal of the day. Too many notions and edible flowers are bad for the health, so let’s just focus on what really matters in life: breakfast. Whether it’s a hearty feed to start your day or a big aul bap when you’re hanging, Galway’s got a bit of everything. We here at This is Galway are firm believers in the division of breakfast and lunch, the more meals the merrier. So put on your comfortable pants and get your coat, it’s time for brekkie.

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Galway International Arts Festival Receives Warm Welcome at the Irish Embassy in London

This week Galway International Arts Festival received a very warm welcome from Ambassador of Ireland to the UK, Adrian O’Neill, at a reception at the Irish Embassy in London to welcome GIAF to London.

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INSIDER’S GUIDE TO GALWAY #6

When in Galway, do as Galwegians do. Every week, we here at This Is Galway go to the ends of the earth to bring you some savage ways to spend a day in Gaillimh. These insider tips will provide you with all the craic, ceol and convenience that will transform your trip from dreary to dreamy. Here’s where to hit if you’re heading for Kinvara.

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GIAF to Live-stream First Thought Talk with Irish Artist, John Gerrard

This evening, to coincide with Galway International Arts Festival’s visit to London with the UK premiere of ROOMS by Enda Walsh, Ambassador of Ireland, Adrian O’Neill, will host a special reception to welcome the Festival to London.

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