Galway International Arts Festival
Every July for two weeks, the City of Tribes turns into a festival town, with literature, drama, theatrics and pop-up surprises taking place in over 200 shows around 25+ locations. As for the venues, no space is left untouched: galleries, intimate theatres, outdoor performances and, of course, the blue and beautiful, big top tent.
The Galway International Arts Festival returns every July with stunning exhibitions in music, visual arts and more. Come and take part in a festival that's been enthralling audiences from around the world since 1978.
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