Entertainment in Galway
Apart from the well known festivals, The Galway Arts Festival and the Galway Races there is plenty to do in Galway throughout the year.
The city is famous for its theatres which include the world-renowned Druid Theatre, Nun’s Island Theatre and the Town Hall Theatre. There are also regular performances in various pubs and lounges around the city. There is an annual Theatre Festival in Galway city.
Sport is a big feature of life in Galway. Sailing in Galway Bay, swimming at Salthill, hurling, gaelic football, soccer and rugby are among the leading sports.
Leisureland is an entertainment centre in Salthill which incorporates a swimming pool, gym, fitness centre, outdoor activity centre and funfair for all the family.
Galway city and county is alive with the sound of music of all types. Traditional music can be heard on the streets and in pubs and various genres of modern music are at various venues.