This two week festival is on this year from 16th to 29th July. It is one of Ireland’s biggest festivals and has grown in size and significance over the years. Tens of thousands of visitors come each year to witness some of the huge range of theatre, dance, music, visual arts, comedy and street events on offer.
This year’s programme is sure to attract big crowds again this year and to avoid disappointment, be sure to book your accommodation in Galway well in advance.
Some of the highlights of the Galway Arts Festival 2012 are: