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Claregalway Castle

Living History

Castle Events

Castle Events

Heritage Week 2020:

   Half price guided tours on Saturday 15th, Sunday 16th, Thursday 20th, Friday 21st, Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd 2020.

   Heritage week is a great time to visit the caste as every year we have a number of great events organized for this special occasion. For 2020 HERITAGE WEEK is from 15th - 23rd August. Bígí Linn!

Event Date 15-08-2020 12:00 pm
Event End Date 23-08-2020 12:00 pm
Categories Castle Events

Galway Garden Festival 2020

     Due to COVID-19 restrictions we are postponing the 2020 Galway Garden Festival to Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th September. This may be subject to further change if the Covid-19 crisis worsens. Stay tuned, Stay Safe.

The renowned Galway Garden Festival - a showcase for the very best of rare and special plant traders from all over Ireland and a platform for the best of artisan craft and food in the west of Ireland.  It celebrates gardening, landscape, history, poetry music and lots more besides. 

Event Date 05-09-2020 11:00 am
Event End Date 06-09-2020 5:30 pm
Categories Castle Events,Gardening Events

 

Galway Garden Festival 2020

           Due to COVID-19 restrictions we are postponing the 2020 Galway Garden Festival to Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th September. This may be subject to further change if the Covid-19 crisis worsens. Stay tuned, Stay Safe.

   The renowned Galway Garden Festival - a showcase for the very best of rare and special plant traders from all over Ireland and a platform for the best of artisan craft and food in the west of Ireland.  It celebrates gardening, landscape, history, poetry music and lots more besides. 

Event Date 05-09-2020 11:00 am
Event End Date 06-09-2020 5:30 pm
Categories Castle Events,Gardening Events

GALWAY 2020 - Project Baa Baa - European Congress of Sheep Farming and Associated Traditions

Project Baa Baa celebrates the unique contribution of sheep to our lives. Through a series of exhibitions and events, the European Congress of Sheep Farming & Associated Traditions explores developments in farming, food production, wool, agri-tourism, innovation and sustainability through conference, sheep day with workshops, a schools’ program, fine art symposium and exhibitions, fashion and textile showcases, a film series and even a banquet !    Please see www.projectbaabaa.com for more details.

CONFERENCE Day 1 | Building Capacity & New Opportunities , Fri 30/10/20
Farming, Food, Wool, Research & Innovation, Agritourism

CONFERENCE Day 2 | LIVING with SHEEP Day , Sat 31/10/2020 
Shearing, Sheepdog Trials, 20 Sheep Breeds, Wool & Textiles, Artisan Food, Craft & Ware, Exhibitions, Workshops, Talks & Demonstrations    

Event Date 31/10/2020
Event End Date 31/10/2020
Categories Castle Events