Top 5 Things To Do In Galway This Weekend

1. Greene’s Shoes Fitness event

If you’ve been looking to get back into fitness but need a little motivation then join Greene’s Shoes this Saturday from 12-3pm in their store in the Eyre Square S.C. for a day of fun, fitness AND giveaways! Galway Bay FM will be broadcasting live from the store where live zumba demos, fitness tips from wellness coach Carrie Budds from Quokka Wellness and healthy treats from the guys at All About Kombucha will be going on!
Date: Saturday, 22 February
Time: 12 a.m – 3 p.m
Venue: Greene’s Shoes, Eyre Square Shopping Centre


2. Galway Rocks for Hospice

Iconic Galway bands come together for one night only in aid of Galway Hospice. Galway’s top bands TightropePyramidKIFFYC, and The Converse Allstars will share the stage to raise funds for the foundation.


Photo: Mike Shaughnessy
Date: Friday, 21 February
Time: 9.00 p.m
Venue: The King’s Head Pub, Galway
Price: Optional €10 contribution


3. The Cherry Orchard

Druid will present Anton Chekhov’s ‘The Cherry Orchard’ in a verison by Tom Murphy. The production will feature actors including Derbhle Crotty alongside Rachel Feeney and other members of the Druid Ensemble. This play is about land, legacy, and the struggle between tradition and change and will be the first major production of Tom Murphy’s work since his death in 2018.
Date: Saturday, 22 February – 7 March
Time: Various times
Venue: Black Box Theatre, Galway
Price: €22 – €28
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4. Ted Fest: Stand Up from The Stars of Father Ted

Joe Rooney and Patrick McDonnell aka Father Damo and Eoin McLove in Father Ted are coming to Galway as part of the annual Ted Fest which takes place around the country amond die-hard Father Ted fans. The comedians will be performing live at the Roísín armed with their unique take on Irish society.  Cracking night guaranteed.


Date: Friday, 21 February
Time: 8 p.m
Venue: Roísín Dubh, Galway
Price: €15
Get your tickets here
More info here.


5. Whiskey Club at Claregalway Hotel

Join the Whiskey Social Club and spend an evening sampling different fine whiskeys while enjoying a delicious steak-dinner.
Date: Friday, 21 February
Venue: Calregalway Hotel, Galway
Time: 8 p.m
Price: €35 for dinner+ whiskey tasting
Bookings at  097 738300 or email




Have a great weekend!