Tag: festival

1st July 2018, Windy Yet Still Dry

Good Morning Galway, 1st half year of the 2018 is gone and our city of tribes and the Craic is entering one extraordinary July full of festivals starting with the last day of the Seafest 2018, today | The Craic in Galway walked into the second half of the year chilling out at the 4 Aces Casino Private Members Club on Dominick street of the cities Westend, in a great atmosphere waiting for this amazing sunset over the Longwalk on the River Corrib where the water from Connemara meets Atlantic Ocean. Watch the link bringing you directly inside the Seafest 2018 in Galway Docks as captured on LE William Butler Yeats […]

What’s The Craic? | With 4 Aces In Virtual Reality of Galway 360

Welcome into the virtual world of Galway city collected in Div Media’s and The Craic in Galway partnership programe of branding and ambasading with  4 Aces Casino, Private Members Club. Dive into the spheres of Galway with 4 Aces and enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLInRbjExRibwKKn7yXitlBvsbapgFQB-X

New MADRA mascot unveiled for 2018 Dogathon on May 27th

Press Release 22 May 2018   MADRA’s new mascot was unveiled to the public this week on the Salthill prom, in time for their 2018 ‘Paws on the Prom’ Dogathon, which takes place on Sunday, May 27th at 1pm. The event begins at the Claddagh and all money raised will go to the Connemara-based dog rescue and adoption charity. The mascot, who has yet to be named, will lead the way on Sunday, taking over 1,000 paws along the prom to Blackrock. MADRA General Manager, Jonathan Kent, is hoping for a record breaking year, in what is their biggest fundraising initiative of 2018. Last year, the charity rescued 789 neglected and […]

White Saturday Food Blessing in the Claddagh Church | Galway 360

The blessing of the Easter Food is one of the core christian easter traditions of the Eastern Europe cultures in Poland, Slovakia, Russia and many others. White Saturday 2018 food blessing captured in Galway, organized for Polish community in Galway. | #easter2018 #galway360

Vox Pop’s back to CRAIC 360 degrees around

“What’s the CRAIC?” With Darius Ivan Since start of the Craic in Galway project the Vox Pop became a tool to find out how people in the streets of the Friendliest city experience the craic. This is the comeback of our popular page. This time we are back in the streets with the very same question capturing your answers to Virtual reality of the city on 360 degrees video!

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar on the Pilgrimage at Galway Fleadh Tonight

In 13th century Ireland, a group of monks must escort a sacred relic across an Irish landscape fraught with peril. Tells the story of the Pilgrimage  released in Ireland today 13th July 2017 at 29th Galway Film Fleadh Prime minister Leo Varadkar Is at the premiere in Galway tonight to support his schoolmate, screenwriter of the newest Irish movie with budget estimated to €4,749,500 just few hours after he tells ‘Time’ Europe: ‘I want Ireland to be a light unto the world’ While Taoiseach hopes UK will change mind  The storyline of the Pilgrimage is bringing us to Ireland, 1209. An island on the edge of the world. A small group of monks begin […]

Raven Dance Show to Nun’s Island

This is the time of Polska Eire Festival, which was established in 2015 under the auspices of Minister of State Aodhán Ó Ríordáin and the Polish Embassy in Dublin. The first edition of the Festival took place between March 21-29 and resulted in more than 100 events all around the country. Polska Éire Festival is an annual nationwide celebration of Irish-Polish friendship. The aim of the festival is to further strengthen mutual relations between Polish and Irish communities by means of various cultural, sports, business, academic and community events. It is co-organised annually by different national and local partners, both individuals and organisations, in Ireland and Poland. One on them is […]

The Acoustic Yard Singer / Songwriters Festival Westport

‘A Yard is a place where things gathers, Interesting things. Things that will one day be of use. In this case Singer/Songwriters and their wonderfull collection of songs. Artists Gathered Together in one place to promote the wonderfull craft of songwriting…’ Source: Bap Kennedy, Kathleen Turner, Teresa Storch & Jeff Brown ‘The Acoustic Yard’ singer/songwriter sessions’ initially started up as a monthly event in Matt Molloy’s Yard Bar, Westport  in 2014 playing host to some of the finest singer/songwriters from Ireland and beyond. The main focus is for singer/songwriters to have a platform to perform their own songs and for audiences to listen to original music in a relaxed environment. It’s key […]

Search Has Begun For The 2016 Galway Rose | Place at Rose of Tralee International Festival Guaranteed!

The 2015 Galway Rose Olga Lee joined forces with Rose of Tralee Elysha Brennan to launch the search for the 2016 Galway Rose, which takes place on the 7th of May at the Galway Rose sponsor hotel – The Clayton Hotel, Galway   The Galway Rose Centre is delighted to announce that whoever is selected to be the next Galway Rose will be guaranteed a place at the 2016 Rose of Tralee International Festival. Taking place from 17th to 23rd August, the 2016 Rose of Tralee International Festival will run for seven days featuring almost 70 Roses, more entertainment and an extra night’s TV coverage. For the past 11 years the […]

Rocktoberfest 2015

The City of the Tribes’ only indoor music festival, Rocktoberfest, returns to Monroe’s Live for a 4 day festival from Thursday, October 1st to Sunday, October 4th to blow out the summer!