We update this regularly with details of festivals in Galway and more information on events in Galway to help you plan your next visit to Galway City.
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CANCELLED FOR 2014 T he Great Spin Out West (GSOW) is the fastest growing cycling sportive in Ireland. Now in its 4th year, it takes place every August in Connemara, Co. Galway. In just two years over 500 people of all ages and ability have cycled the GSOW with all proceeds going toward Cancer Care West, a west of Ireland focused charity. Starting and finishing in Oughterard on 9th August 2014, the 125 km route takes in some of Galway’s most scenic views.
The Fairy Queen and Elf King are on their way to Brigit's Garden inviting all fairies and elves, young or old, to join them for sharing stories, songs and music, for a day of fairy magic and fun in Ireland's award winning Celtic gardens, on Sunday 10th August.
Brigits Garden, only 20 minutes drive from the hotel. Ireland's award-winning Celtic Gardens and Visitor Centre.Read more Book a room
Up to 100 unique Irish boat's, the Galway Hookers, once the workhorses of the coast of Connemara and North Clare, will gather for a weekend of racing and celebration at Cruinniu na mBad (gathering of the boats) festival in Kinvara, Co.GalwayRead more Book a room
Galways rich heritage is set to be celebrated in a range of events across the city and county as part of National Heritage Week.
Some local free events are available in Galway City Museum.Read more Book a room