Galway International Arts Festival

Galway International Arts Festival is a collection of experiences, performances, musical, visual art, theatre and fantastic spectacles. This festival gives creative minds the freedom to express themselves over an unforgettable two-week encounter. Throughout the two weeks, the city becomes alive with visually appealing and thought-provoking performances from a range of artists, directors, groups and likeminded people.

Galway international arts festival has been bringing cultures, artists and audiences together for over 40 years. Each year has seen the festival grow with over 200 performances taking place this year across 33 venues within Galway.

Some of the famous names playing at this years GIAF are The Academic, Sinead O’Connor, the pixies, and The Stunning are the first few of many to be announced. Take a look at their website and be sure to buy tickets so you won’t be left disappointed.

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The 4-star Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway recently completed an extensive €9 million refurbishment programme, transforming the hotel into one of the newest and most stylish hotels in Galway. The 165-bedroom hotel has enhanced guest amenities such as the Grain & Grill Bar and Restaurant along with Red Bean Roastery coffee dock. All bedrooms are fully air-conditioned, with choice of Twin, King, Triple, Superior and Executive room types. Also boasting complimentary secure underground car parking and high-speed Wi-Fi for all guests.

Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway is located within just a short a 15-minute walk from the city centre where you will find the majority of the performances and art displays taking place. The big top tent, where all large-scale concerts will take place over the two weeks of the Galway international art festival, will be located just a 10-minute walk from the hotel.

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