Galway Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Galway? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Galway with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Galway and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Galway, featuring the best of things to do in Galway – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Galway fundraisers and charity events.


Important This Event Calendar is not maintained on a daily basis and some events may have changed dates or are no longer happening. Please double-check the event websites for the most up-to-date information.

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July 2022

Pixies

14th July @ 7:00 pm - 15th July @ 11:00 pm
Heineken Big Top at Galway International Arts Festival, Galway Arts Festival
Gaillimh, IE
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Galway International Arts Festival & Róisín Dubh present PIXIES Thursday 14 July 2022 Friday 15 July 2022 Heineken Big Top Thrilling, raw and vital, Pixies will play GIAF’s Heineken Big Top next July, presented by Galway International Arts Festival and Róisin Dubh. One of the most influential bands of the last thirty years, Pixies, whose mix of punk aggression and pop melodies helped establish the sound that would become the calling card of alternative rock in the 1990s, will play…

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Jon Hopkins (Rescheduled to July 2022)

16th July @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Heineken Big Top at Galway International Arts Festival, Galway Arts Festival
Gaillimh, IE
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Galway International Arts Festival & Róisín Dubh present JON HOPKINS (Live) Saturday 16 July 2022 Heineken Big Top Galway International Arts Festival will not be taking place this July. Disappointing as this is, it's really the only option. The Festival is planning to present a special programme of events this Autumn, subject to guidelines. Full details to be announced soon. All Heineken Big Top concerts are now rescheduled to July 2021. GIAF would very much appreciate if you could keep…

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The Stunning (Rescheduled to July 2022)

17th July @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Heineken Big Top at Galway International Arts Festival, Galway Arts Festival
Gaillimh, IE
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Galway International Arts Festival & Róisín Dubh present THE STUNNING & Something Happens Sunday 17 July 2022 Heineken Big Top Galway International Arts Festival will not be taking place this July. Disappointing as this is, it's really the only option. The Festival is planning to present a special programme of events this Autumn, subject to guidelines. Full details to be announced soon. All Heineken Big Top concerts are now rescheduled to July 2021. GIAF would very much appreciate if you…

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The Flaming Lips

22nd July @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Heineken Big Top at Galway International Arts Festival, Galway Arts Festival
Gaillimh, IE
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Galway International Arts Festival & Róisín Dubh present THE FLAMING LIPS & special guests Saturday 23 July 2022 Heineken Big Top Galway International Arts Festival will not be taking place this July. Disappointing as this is, it's really the only option. The Festival is planning to present a special programme of events this Autumn, subject to guidelines. Full details to be announced soon. All Heineken Big Top concerts are now rescheduled to July 2021. GIAF would very much appreciate if…

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Kaiser Chiefs

23rd July @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Heineken Big Top at Galway International Arts Festival, Galway Arts Festival
Gaillimh, IE
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Galway International Arts Festival & Róisín Dubh present KAISER CHIEFS & special guests Saturday 23 July 2022 Heineken Big Top One of the UK’s biggest bands, Kaiser Chiefs will bring their anthemic brand of indie rock to the Heineken Big Top as part of Galway International Arts Festival 2020. Audiences can look forward to all their favourite tunes from the band’s nearly two-decade career, as well as newer tracks from 2019 release Duck. Kaiser Chiefs headline the Heineken Big Top…

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Sinead O’Connor (Rescheduled to July 2022)

24th July @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Heineken Big Top at Galway International Arts Festival, Galway Arts Festival
Gaillimh, IE
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Galway International Arts Festival & Róísín Dubh present SINEAD O'CONNOR Sunday 24 July 2022 Heineken Big Top Galway International Arts Festival will not be taking place this July. Disappointing as this is, it's really the only option. The Festival is planning to present a special programme of events this Autumn, subject to guidelines. Full details to be announced soon. All Heineken Big Top concerts are now rescheduled to July 2021. GIAF would very much appreciate if you could keep your…

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January 2023

Story Party Galway | True Dating Stories

1st January 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Story Party returns with a brand new show with all new stories! 🥳 At Story Party you will hear true dating stories that will make you feel better because, let’s be honest, it could be worse. Story Party has played to sold out audiences in over 65 countries because the dating struggle is real worldwide! You'll hear stories from our professional storytellers and some brave audience members. We are in town for a short time only so grab your tickets.…

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