Galway Races – October Racing Festival, October 29th-30th

Monday, 9th October 2017

The October Racing Festival takes place in Galway over the bank holiday weekend in October, 2017. So if you fancy some great racing and great fun, then this is the place to be. There will be great racing, free car …

Festival of Wild Atlantic Writing, October 28th-29th

Monday, 9th October 2017

The Festival of Wild Atlantic Writing takes place in Doonregan, Cashel, Co Galway and celebrates publications inspired by the people and places along the Irelands beautiful Wild Atlantic Way. Held at the former home of Poet Laureate Ted Hughes, this …


Vodafone Comedy Carnival, October 24th-30th

Monday, 9th October 2017

The Galway Comedy Festival under the new name ‘Vodafone Comedy Carnival Galway’ has grown since its beginning in 2005 to become a major event on the comedy circuit in Ireland, regularly attracting big international names to the city for week …


Conamara Sea Week, October 22nd-30th

Monday, 9th October 2017

The annual Conamara Sea Week takes place in the Quaker village of Letterfrack in North West Conamara. The village of Letterfrack which is the focal point of the festival is situated at the butt of the magical Diamond Mountain and …


Carnevil, October 11th-31st

Monday, 9th October 2017

Carnevil is the west of Ireland’s first scare attraction, housed above McGettigan’s Pub, in the old Cuba nightclub on Eyre Square. Carnevil begins in mid October and will end at midnight on Halloween night. The event is strictly over 16s. …


Baboró, October 16th-22nd

Monday, 25th September 2017

To explore with children the wonder of their world through the magic of creative expression. Baboró International Arts Festival for Children is recognised as the leading Irish arts festival devoted exclusively to children with an attendance record of over 72,000 …

Food on the Edge, October 9th-10th

Monday, 25th September 2017

Food on the Edge is a two day symposium that takes place annually in Galway city, Ireland. It is for chefs & food enthusiasts all around the world who want to create a better global network. Food on the Edge …