Category: Nightlife in Galway

Galway Bars and Restaurants

Premier American Metal Act Of Virtue LIVE In The Cellar Bar This May!

This May the 19th in The Cellar Bar, Galway, get set for stellar  night to satisfy all tastes in Metal music! Travelling all the way from Lansing, Michigan, U.S.A, Of Virtue set the standards in the field of powerful, progressive and melodic modern metal and metalcore.  Their energetic performances have been winning over fans of all genres and continue to do so throughout the years this in turn  has guaranteed them support. slots with other metal heavyweights such as Everytime I Die, The Acacia Strain. This May 18th  finally sees the band’s first ever Irish performance in Cork before heading West to Galway and North to Belfast. Joining Of Virtue  in […]

On Top Of the World | Old Dublin Road | New Garda Quarter

Another one of my very personal, non constructive or productive missions, leading to no commission accomplished tonihgt on the Top of the World on Old Dublin Road, overlooking GMIT, including the complete 360 degrees wide nightscape of the east Galway, making it to be the newest viewport into the collection of others small and unimportant targets i have planed, organised, managed and documented, before without need for an instant appreciation nor monetization, leaving me here in the present of the reality of my own world, believing that I will be ready, experienced and well able to score the final, counting goal when a chance arrise around I will be the one […]

World Class Galway’s Formation Recreated Led Zeppelin Tribute in Monroe’s again

The Best Irish Led Zeppelin Tribute rocking the home stage for the first time in 2017. ‘No Stairway’ Live with great energy, vocals, guitar solo performed by bow and ecstatic base and drums just like you’d expect from the legends… VR360˚

Bonnie Roy towed out from the Quay after 12 years

A reportage from the night when Bonnie Roy, Claddagh Culture Boat was towed towards the future. Historical fishing boat Bonnie Roy was moved for reconstruction after 12 years docking in the same spot in Claddagh Quay in Galway. Operation lead by the team of local fishermen Angels Tours and Galway Fiberglas took place during February 2017 full moon night…

GALWAY CITY MUSEUM Saturday, 22 October, 2pm – 4pm TALK & READINGS: Revolutionary Poetry

GALWAY CITY MUSEUM Saturday, 22 October, 2pm – 4pm TALK & READINGS: Revolutionary Poetry. The 1916 Rising is often referred to as a ‘poet’s revolution’. Taking this as her starting point, poet Emily Cullen PhD, will introduce the work of international poets of revolution – historic and contemporary – including Anna Akhmatova, Osip Mandelstam and Rafeef Ziadah. After that Galway-based Albanian poet Ndrek Gjini MA, who lived through the oppressive Enver Hoxha regime in the 1980s, will talk about Communism in the Balkans in the middle of the 20th Century and will discuss the work of Visar Zhiti and Vaclav Havel. He also will read from his work. All Are Welcome!

Book Launch, Adrian Frazier’s THE ADULTEROUS MUSE, launched by Tom Kilroy, 5.30PM, 10 October, Moore Institute, NUI Galway Library

Book Launch, Adrian Frazier’s THE ADULTEROUS MUSE, launched by Tom Kilroy, 5.30PM, 10 October, Moore Institute, NUI Galway Library

Pro-Choice Awareness Week Kicks Off on the 21st March

Pro-Choice Awareness Week Kicks Off on the 21st March and Ellen O’Malley Dunlop, NUI Seanad Candidate, supports the Repeal of the 8th Ammendment https://www.facebook.com/thecraicingalway/videos/820628538072162/  Words by Ellen O’Malley Dunlop, NUI Seanad Candidate and former CEO of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre.   “Ireland made history in May 2015 when the people voted yes in the marriage equality referendum. Surely, in 2016, Ireland can now accept that a woman is capable of making a decision that is right for her in very difficult circumstances. We do not want to have another X case, another Savita Halappanavar, another Miss Y, Miss A, Miss B or Miss C. We do not want to have another […]

Farmer Micheal Blacklisted at McGettigan’s

Blacklisted Comedy House (BCH), the largest, trendiest and funniest comedy experience is coming to Galway. http://www.blacklistedcomedyhouse.com Opening night is set for March 4th and Steven Timothy, the man behind galwaydailynews.com and Facebook sensation Farmer Micheal is one of the hosts of the BCH, accompanied by Patrick McDonnell as Eoin McLove, Joe Dowling and Martin Beanz Warde. BHC is situated in McGettigan’s Pub, the original home of Galway comedy (Cuba Comedy Club), where legendary acts such as Des Bishop, Tommy Tiernan, Dylan Moran, and more, have all earned their stripes. https://www.facebook.com/events/993083614063484/

MONROE’S LIVE Saturday 06/02/2015

The IMRO Live Music Venue of the Year Awards 2015 will take place on Tuesday, February 16th in Dublin. Give your voice to the best one here: https://goo.gl/hiqwBkPictured in @MonroesLive Saturday 6th February entertained by the ‘Top of the Popz’ and DJ Macca. Photo by Darius Ivan Source: MONROE’S LIVE Saturday 06/02/2015