Things to do
Galway is alive with music, from the street buskers to trad sessions to opera, to festivals showcasing the very best of local and international talent. Our weekend markets are brimming with delicious local produce that showcases the talent of many local artists. Take a trip into Galway's hidden spaces and iconic cobbled streets and find an incredible nightlife, delicious food, welcoming bars and world renowned festivals.
Located right on the Atlantic Ocean, Galway is the gateway to the Wild Atlantic Way. Take in the splendour of Galway Bay or blow off the cobwebs with a bracing walk along the 2km seafront in Salthill.