Galway Gig Guide – Week ending August 31, 2014


Thursday, August 28: Paddy Keenan, Junji Shirota & Mareka Naito followed by Suddenly Human

Friday, August 29: The Last Friday Club and  Phil Lynott – A Birthday Tribute

Saturday, August 30: Oddity and Psychedelic Pill (Neil Young tribute)

Sunday, August 31: The Red Checks and Sunday Sessions presents: The Rascals

Check out for admission prices and times of shows

Haydens Hotel, Ballinasloe

Thursday, August 28: Music entertainment with  Kevin Rohan & Friends.

Friday,  August 29: “ Leg Wax “ charity Fundraising Nite with DJ Fergal D’Arcy.

Saturday, August 30:  Last Man Standingall this week at Haydens Hotel, Ballinasloe.

Keane’s Country Venue, Oranmore

Saturday, August 30: Keane’s Country Venue, Oranmore present Eamonn McCann and his band live, doors 10:30. Tickets on the door.

Della’s Tea Dance, The Ard Ri Hotel, Tuam

Sunday, August 31, 3-6 pm: Music by Breege Kelly & Michael Cleary. Funding for The Benevolent Fund.

The Forge Moycullen

Friday , August 29: Irish traditional music and dance group “Cherish the Ladies” will play in concert. Tickets now on sale from the Forge.

The Town Hall Studio 

Monday, August 25-30: Forgotten Me is A dark comic play set in an Irish pub in London and is written by Cathal Leonard formerly of  Truman Town Theatre. Forgotten Me Runs @ 8:30pm in the Townhall Studio, Galway. Tickets are €10 and can be got at the Town Hall Studio or at

Cloonacauneen Castle, Tuam Rd 

Sunday, August 31, 8pm: Join us on Sunday Nights for Live Music with Briarhill Larks and FREE Finger Food!!!!

Lady Gregory Hotel, Gort

Friday, August 29: Derek Ryan and his band.

New Park Hotel, Cross Street, Athenry

Every Monday: Irish Trad night.
Saturday, August 30: Harry & Colga

The Abbey Inn, Abbeyknockmoy

Friday, August 29: The legendary Jimmy Buckley and his band return to the Abbey Inn. Doors 9:30pm.

Saturday, August 30: Eddie Gallagher and his band Tír Chonaill.