Prepare for the city to be transformed into a Winter Wonderland once again with this year’s festival of light and colour. Breath-taking sights and entertainment aplenty, 2019’s Light-Up Galway ceremony is set to turn Eyre Square, and the city in general, into a magnificent beacon of light.
Organised by Galway City Business Association and backed by Galway City Council, it all begins on November 15 at 5.30 pm in Eyre Square. As always, the Light-Up Galway ceremony is a true indicator that the festive season is upon us. The twinkling lights and that sweeping festive atmosphere adds another layer to the city of Galway.
The evening will be accompanied by some stellar live entertainment from 5.30 to 7pm to keep spirits high. With Ronan Lardner as MC, The Tribetones, Gavin Dance Academy, face painting, a magician and balloon modelling, to name but a few, there’s no shortage of fun festivities to be enjoyed. Through large lighting installations and projections onto some of the city’s most iconic buildings, onlookers are sure to be blown away by this one-off early evening extravaganza as they watch Galway come to life.