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GALWAY has so many stories to tell

Having found your favourite spots to see on your next visit to Galway, it’s time to put the wheels in motion. Share your discoveries with your friends and family, get booking and prepare for an incredibly memorable trip.

 

BABORÓ SPRINGS INTO LIFE TODAY

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Baboró International Arts Festival for Children springs into life today, Monday 5th October, launching two weeks of world-class creative, theatrical, musical and artistic events for children to share with families, friends and classmates.

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AT HOME WITH MARK AND RAYTUS

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Usually standing just out of frame – organising, curating and creating – Raytus Gassner and Mark Tierney have spent the past twenty years establishing two of Galway’s most beloved businesses; Yes Flowers and The Sheep.

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AUTHENTIC ITALIAN CUISINE IN GALWAY

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There’s something about an expertly crafted plateful of authentic Italian fare that evokes such feelings of bliss, one wonders how such flavours are even legal. Whether it’s a bowl of scrumptious spaghetti or a crispy pizza, there’s not a dish we wouldn’t devour on the menu at some of Galway’s greatest Italian restaurants…

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THAT’S A WRAP FOR AN ARTS FEST LIKE NO OTHER

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The response to GIAF’s Autumn Edition programme was overwhelmingly positive and featured a programme that welcomed audiences to safely experience visual arts, music, theatre and talks live in person as well as an enhanced digital component for audiences who chose to engage at home.

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THE HISTORY OF LYNCH MEMORIAL WINDOW

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Since we know our readers love a good ghost story, we thought it’s about time we took a wander down Market Street to the Lynch Memorial Window. Located right at the edge of the St Nicholas’ Collegiate Church graveyard, you’ve more than likely passed this historical monument by many’s the time without realising the meaning attached to it. Spoiler: it’s quite the haunting tale.

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HAVE A LAUGH AT RÓISÍN DUBH THIS OCTOBER

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After a summer of being stuck in isolation, Winter is coming only too soon. What we all need is a good laugh to shake off the blues, and here to help is the famous Róisín Dubh! This October, Róisín Dubh Comedy presents a cracking Comedy KARLnival lineup. It’s back better than ever with some of Ireland’s greatest comedians here to help cheer up your dreariest evening. 

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