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On in Galway this April

Spring is here, sun is out (mostly) and loads of new festivals and events are happening in Galway this April! Have a great time and enjoy this wonderful time in Ireland!

Galway food festival – 02nd – 06th April 2015

The festival will promote good food and good food outlets in Galway, as well as showcasing food producers based in Galway and in the West. The festival takes place in April primarily as it is the time of year when some of the best local ingredients become available, such as Connemara Spring Lamb, and trout and salmon caught locally.


Connemara International Marathon – 05th April 2015

Comprising of a Half Marathon, a Full Marathon and a 39.3 mile Ultra Marathon all taking place beginning of April, with great celebration nights in both Galway and Clifden this year! Register to run or use this opportunity to explore more of amazing Connmara!


Galway Watersports Show – 11th – 12th April 2015

The Galway Watersports Show is an annual event showcasing the a wide variety of Watersport activities aimed at the recreational, intermediate & professional Watersport enthusiast’s of Ireland. We love this show, and you might like the opportunity to try windsurfing, SUP or something even more adventurous?

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Cuirt International Festival of Literature – 21st – 27th April 2015

The Cúirt International Festival of Literature is Ireland’s premier literary event. The festival annually brings approximately sixty authors of local, national and international repute to Galway for readings, workshops, discussions, book signings and much, much more


See you all in Galway this April! Make sure to book Barnacles Galway and stay in the heart of it’s entertainment area! With amazing events in Galway this April, you have no excuse!