See The Wood From The Trees

‘I am delighted to have the opportunity to contribute to, and welcome, this important publication which so evocatively captures the importance of trees to our world, and their power to create lasting and enduring connections in so many ways.’ President Michael D. Higgins, extract from foreword to forthcoming publication from Artisan House Publishing See The […]

Creative Makers Pop Up

Twenty – Four Creative Makers coming together to form a Pop up Shop A unique pop up shop will be opening for two weeks of the Galway Arts Festival from the 17th of July until the 29th in the Cornstore Galway. Twenty Four Creative Makers are pooling their resources with the help of the Local […]

Spectacular Sea Week

Conamara Sea Week is a multi-disciplinary festival, celebrating the wonderful marine heritage of Conamara. The festival celebrated it’s 30th birthday in 2014 and has grown to be a wonderful and unique festival with something to interest all age groups. Highlights include music workshops, art exhibitions, concerts, talks, walks, children’s activities, sports events, lots of great […]

European Circular Ocean Global Competition

The award-winning transnational European Circular Ocean project has launched a global innovation competition in a bid to engage creative and technical communities in coming up with inspiring ideas and solutions on the reuse and recycling of end-of-life fishing nets in the Northern Periphery and Arctic (NPA) region. Irish partners and Cork County Council initiative Macroom […]

Bog Week 2018

Bog Week 2018 – A festival to bring you back in time….If you want to get outside in the Irish landscape and enjoy nature in its finest then the Quaker Village of Letterfrack in North Connemara is the place for you, as it’s the annual Connemara Bog Week Festival which kicks off on Sunday 27th May and […]

Mussel’s In May

All Trails Lead To Seafood  Connemara Mussel Festival 2018 Food lovers are in for a treat this May bank holiday weekend as the annual Connemara Mussel Festival takes places from 4th – 6th of May in Tullycross, Renvyle,Connemara, as part of the Region of Gastronomy 2018 event calendar. As well as some of the country’s […]

New Tearooms For World Famous Restaurant

Paddy Burkes,one of Galway’s most iconic and celebrated landmarks, will launch a new tearooms this March. Following a refurbishment, the restaurants side wing has been restored to create a bigger, brighter and better-than- ever customer experience with the launch of a new tearooms ‘The Tearooms at Paddy Burkes’. As well as serving the very best […]

Galway Craft Fair

LOCAL Food & Craft Gift fair returns to the Blackbox Theatre for its 6th year running. This will be the biggest event yet with over 60 Food & Craft producers from accross Galway city & county. Products range from a selection of homemade and artisan foods; ceramics; jewellery; textiles; quilts; pottery; wood crafted pieces and […]