Galway Gig Guide – Week ending March 8th, 2015


Tuesday 3rd March: Music from Rachel Sage, Mickey Harte and Eoin Glackin

Thursday 5th March: Raising Jupiter; powerful 3 piece rock band from Cork

Friday 6th March: Rolling Tab Revue

Saturday 7th March: Music from Renton 7 followed by The Harleys

Check out for admission prices and times of shows.

Galway Greyhound Stadium

Friday 6th March: A Fundraiser in aid of Scoil Ide Primary School takes place this Friday at the Galway Greyhound Stadium. Gates from 6:30pm. First Race 7:50pm. Tickets are €10 and are available from the school. Music & Dancing after Racing

Ard Ri Hotel, Tuam

At Della’s Charity Afternoon Tea Dance in the Ard Ri Hotel, Tuam this Sunday. Time: 3-6 pm. Music: Thomas Maguire & Fhiona Ennis. Funding: The Benevolent Fund. Admission: €7.00

Galway Patrician Musical Society

Tuesday – Saturday 3rd-7th March: Galway Patrician Musical Society presents the classic romantic tragedy, West Side Story in the Town Hall Theatre until Saturday 7th of March including a matinee on Saturday 7th. Book your tickets now on 091 569777 or


Murty Rabbittes Bar and Restaurant, Forster Street

Thursday 5th March: Live Trad Session with Murtys Banjos

Friday 6th March: Live band You Can Dance

Saturday 7th March: Hot Sausages all this week at Murty Rabbittes Bar and Restaurant Forster Street

The Forge, Moycullen

Saturday 7th March: The acclaimed one man play ‘Joe Prop’ is live in The Forge, Moycullen this Saturday at 8.30pm. Starring RTE’s Maclean Burkey, this is a highly rated show is for one night only and guaranteed to lift the spirits. Tickets €15 available from The Forge on 868 944. 10% of the proceeds go to Barnardos.

Keanes Country Venue, Oranmore

Saturday 7th March: Presents Eamonn McCann live this Saturday night. Tickets on the door, doors 10:30pm

Presentation College

Thursday & Friday 5 – 6th March: Presents annual Transition Year Fashion Show at 8pm. Tickets are €10 and are available at the door.

Greyhound Stadium

Saturday 7th March: A Fundraiser in aid of Corofin GAA Team Training Fund takes place this Saturday at Galway Greyhound Stadium. Gates from 6:30pm. First Race 7:50pm. Music & Dancing after Racing.Tickets cost €20 (includes admission, racecard and entry into the buster draw) and available from the Club.

Brooklodge Church

Friday 13th March: Brooklodge Church are hosting a fund raising concert on Friday 13th of March featuring  The noted Keane Family-Caherlistrane with the Heron Family-Carna featuring as guests followed by a complimentary cheese & wine reception in Ryans of Laragh. Tickets are available from all local outlets namely O’Donoghues- Abbey, Keanes -Corofin, Ryans- Laragh, Fahys- Turloughmore, Quinns-Tuam, Canavans-Belclare.

Loughrea Hotel and Spa

Friday 17th April: Fresh Prince of Delamere. Doors 7.30pm

Friday 24th April: Finbar Furey live in concert. Doors 8.30pm

Tickets for both shows €20 on sale now from the Loughrea hotel and Spa on 091 88 00 88