Galway Gig Guide – Week ending June 21th, 2015


Thursday 2nd July: Music from the Quakers

Friday 3rd July: Na Doirse music tribute band featuring the music of The Doors

Check out for admission prices and times of shows

Ard Ri House Hotel

Sunday 6th July: At Della’s Benefit Dancing this Sunday at the Ard Ri House Hotel from 3-6pm. Music: Brendan & Patricia Lee. Funding: The Benevolent Fund. Admission: €7.00

Salthill Hotel

Catch the Showband show at the Salthill Hotel every Tuesday during June, July and August. Get your dancing shoes on and come and hear all the showband hits. Doors 8.30pm dancing 9-12.30.

St. Nicholas Collegiate Church

Wednesday 1st July: World Cultural Tours presents a spectacular concert with Heritage Chorale from Boston, USA on their 2015 Ireland Tour this Wednesday at St. Nicholas Collegiate Church, Galway at 5.30pm. Admission to this wonderful concert is free and all are welcome.

Stock Exchange Bar

The Stock Exchange Bar, Shop St, has a great lineup of music this week

Wednesday 1st July: 3 Legged Dog Wednesday at 11pm
Thursday 2nd July: Alleycats Thursday at 11 pm
Friday 3rd July: Kick off Independence Weekend  with their American-style party on Friday July 3rd.

Watch the Stock Market crash at midnight. Live Music with No Girls Allowed, American tunes with DJ Frank, Themed Cocktails and more all at The Stock Exchange Bar, Shop St.

Keanes Country Venue

Keanes Country Venue, Oranmore welcome back Gerry Guthrie and his band this Saturday night. Doors 10:30.

9 Arch Musical Society Claregalway

9 Arch Musical Society Claregalway are holding Auditions for Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical “Whistle Down the Wind ”  on Sunday next in the Claregalway College . Children 2.00 -3.30 Adults  3.30 -5.00. “Whistle Down the Wind”  is on stage 3rd week in Nov in the Town Hall theatre .

Abbey Inn Abbeyknockmoy

Friday 10th July: The Abbey Inn Abbeyknockmoy present Bagatelle live on Friday 10th July. Tickets for Bagatelle cost €15, now on sale from Mannions Bar,  Abbeyknockmoy or from 087 643 99 28

Screenes of Guilka

Screene’s of Guilka Mid Summer Madness Festival this weekend, Thurs “Eleanor Shanley” with Mike Hanrahan of Stockton’s Wing, ticket only, Friday “Streetwise”, Saturday Family day from 2 to 6, with free children’s entertainment, Dakota at 10pm, Sunday “One for the Road” an evening or Irish Trad Music with the Henshaw Family. Tickets available from Screene’s bar or Jimmy Screene on 087 269 36 78

Kennedy’s Bar Eyre Square

Saturday July 4th: Kennedy’s Bar Eyre Square for dancing & fun with The Wrecking Ball Rock Band followed by DJ, all in aid of the GSPCA.  Spot prizes on the night include 2 nights B&B for Best Costume(optional to appear in fancy dress), with other great prizes on the night.  Please support.

Wards of Ballyfa

Saturday July 4th: This Saturday night dancing to Tommy Flaherty and Francis Fahy.

Murty Rabbitte Bar and Restaurant

Murty Rabbitte Bar and Restaurant Forster Street. Live entertainment 7 nights at Murty Rabbittes on Forster Street

Wednesday 1st July:  Flint
Thursday 2nd July: Murtys Banjos
Friday 3rd July: Streetwise
Saturday July 4th: Hot Sausages