“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! Advertisements
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 […]
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 […]
‘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 […]
The CRAIC with D-Day and Rocktoberfest – front cover in progress!
Zanzibar Films represented Ireland in Cannes this summer with their new short film ‘Arabella’. We met the team of creators in the 4Aces Casino in Galway on Friday night. Soraya and Lush, with fresh memories of Cannes, enjoyed the popular casino club atmosphere. Watch the Craic for more from their amazing film experience in the South of France.
Get ready to rock – THE STUNNING will headline the Saturday line-up for Sugar Beat 2015! Louis Walsh’s HOMETOWN headlining Sunday @ The Beat! As announced at Official Sugar Beat 2015 Launch Night – RYAN SHERIDAN has been confirmed to play Sugar Beat this year and also Irish reggae band TOO MUCH FOR THE WHITE MAN will reunite for a one-off gig Saturday! Festival security is arranged by Delta Security and the CRAIC is confirmed to be there tomorrow! Biggest festival in Galway in August – SugarBeat 2015! SugarBeat Saturday @ the Beat! Dan & Dylan, 12:45 — 13:05 | Seamus Ruttledge & The Full Outfit 13:15 — 13:35 | My Fellow Sponges 13:50 — 14:20 […]
KILKENNY BEST DRESSED LADY AT GALWAY RACES Quick Jack credited Tony Martin with back-to-back victories in Thursday’s Guinness Galway Hurdle in what was a dramatic race. Last year’s winner Thomas Edison (a stable companion of Quick Jack) held every chance when he came down at the last and that left Quick Jack with an unassailable advantage. Max Dynamite and Ted Veale gave chase, but the winner had flown at that stage and Denis O’Regan kept the well backed 9/2 shot up to his work to win by two and a quarter lengths at the finish. “It’s brilliant. He had his ground for the first time in a long time today and […]