Galway Gig Guide – Week ending October 26, 2014


Thursday, October 23: Music from Little Mammoths

Friday, October 24: Tony Trundle with Jimmy Higgins & Frank Kilkelly followed by Frantic Jack and Oddity

Check out for admission prices and times of shows.

Gibbons’ Pillar House Bar and Restaurant , Ballinasloe

Friday, October 24:  Charlie McGettigan, Tickets are €20 and available from the Gibbons’ Pillar House Society Street, Ballinasloe.

Della’s Charity Afternoon Tea Dance, Ard Ri Hotel, Tuam

Thursday, October 23: Al Grant Concert –tribute to Jim Reeves … tickets €25.00, doors open 7.30 pm.

Sunday, October 26, 3-6pm: Breege Kelly & Michael Cleary. Funding: Williamstown Heritage Centre.

Bank Holiday Monday: Tommy O’ Flaherty & Francis Fahy. Funding: Benevolent Fund. Time: 3-6 pm

Caltra Community Centre

Sunday, October 26: Caltra Community Centre plays host to Ireland’s first Garth Brooks tribute band fronted by Gary McEvoy. Admission is just €10, and a full bar extension is available with a Disco until 2 am. Doors open at 9.30 and admission may be paid on the door,  Late admission / Disco €5.  For queries Contact 086 844 9007.

30th Cooley Collins Traditional Irish Music Festival

Friday, October 24 – Monday, October 27: The 30th Cooley Collins Traditional Irish Music Festival opens this Friday in O’Sullivans Hotel Gort at 8, followed by a Monster Ceilí. All musicians come to O’Sullivans on Saturday at 4 for the world record attempt for the largest Irish Band, Sunday Concert in O’Sullivans at 4, Monday music sessions in pubs.

Turloughmore Card Game

Tuesday, October 21: The Turloughmore Card game is on at 9.00 with a prize fund of €760. Admission is just €10. Turloughmore Bingo with over €1700 in prize money continues every Thursday at 8.30pm. The Bingo Jackpots are now over €5000 and with the GAA Club Lotto now heading for €20,000 you can watch this draw live each night at the Bingo.

Haydens Hotel, Ballinasloe

Thursday, October 23:  Kevin Rohan and Friends
Saturday, October 25: Last Man Standing followed by DJ John