Trad On The Prom | Season 13 with Theatre Experience

https://youtu.be/fKEbI83CuQo Trad on the Prom are excited to announce that they are bringing their World Class Irish Music, Song and Dance extravaganza to it’s new venue in Galway at Leisureland Theatre, Salthill. The state of the art venue boasts wonderful balcony seating giving excellent views throughout the auditorium. Now in its 13th consecutive season, the …

Kick The Wall for TLC Charity | Rotary Teddies for Loving Care

Five years ago, with the full support of Galway City Council, a permanent limestone collection point was erected at the famous "˜Kick the Wall"™ location at the end of the Promenade at Blackrock by the Galway Salthill Rotary Club. ROTARY CLUB PR | Photo by Darius Ivan http://www.divmedia.ie In 2012, the Galway Salthill Rotary Club …

“Noises Off” | The Seumas O’Kelly players take to An Taibhdhearc

The Seumas O'Kelly players take to the stage in An Taibhdhearc next week with the hilarious comedy "Noises Off" by Michael Fryan. Backstage antics take centre stage in this fast-paced no-holds-barred view of a theatre company preparing for and performing during a touring run of their play "Nothing On". "Noises Off" a play directed by …

Floating World Books Exhibition opening at Galway City Gallery this Saturday

The aim of Floating World is to find ways for artists to disseminate their ideas as widely as possible using the medium of artists books. Glenn Holman and Andy Parsons initiated the project in 2003, and have asked more Artists to contribute and collaborate over the years. Recently, Floating World has used the Artist Book …

Axial Symmetry “United Corruption” E.P Launch comes to The Cellar Bar In Galway this December the 1st!

  What started out as a two piece, Axial Symmetry, with their unique take on Death Metal, have now evolved physically and sonically into one of the most exciting Metal acts Ireland has to offer. In late 2009 Axial symmetry, composed of just Gavin Doyle and Matt O'Brien spent their early band years writing and …

THE LOVE OF LANGUAGE

‘THE LOVE OF LANGUAGE’ is a co-operative venture with The Western Writers’ Centre forCULTURE NIGHT GALWAY, taking place in The Mechanics’ Institute, Middle Street, Galway, at 5pm – 6pm on Friday, September 16th. THIS IS AN OPEN INVITATION TO GALWAY RESIDENTS TO READ SOME PROSE OR POETRY IN THEIR NATIVE LANGUAGE. Galway is now a …

Vincent Holmes – Seven years married

Vincent Holmes was born in Dublin and has been living in Galway since 1978. He worked for the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht for more than 30 years. Vincent earned a Master’s Degree from National University of  Ireland, Galway. Over the years he has written short stories in Irish  that featured on Raidió na …

Euphoria – a state of being or happiness

"Over the last few years Sita O’Driscoll has documented the underground music scene in the west of Ireland, a place more commonly known for its traditional and live music. The themes in this series are depictions of love/connection, transgressive moments and a sense of collective euphoria sought out and experienced in an almost tribal manner." …

LE Aisling docking in Galway June 2016

'Drumbeat' yacht and Lé Aisling Irish Navy flagship docking face2face in Galway. Wednesday 22nd June 2016. Scroll around the sphere by mouse or just turning when previewing on a smart phone. See you in Galway all around 360˚ See magic photo spheres picturing ships facing in Galway docks  making Galway Docks look amazing this June …

Hundreds Queuing To Pay Respect to GAA Giant McDonagh

April 1988; Joe McDonagh, Galway. Hurling. Picture credit; Ray McManus/SPORTSFILE. Former GAA president  and Galway All-Ireland hurling champion Joe McDonagh has died aged 62. His death, after an illness, was confirmed at the week-end by the GAA. His funeral is tomorrow 24 May. Scroll down for more funeral details. Mr McDonagh, an Irish speaker from County …

Walk in My Shoes…

The General Election 2016 has been called voting on February 26. The CRAIC have spotted T.Ds Brian Walsh and Seán Kyne on Woodquay other day. The Men of The Dáil captured walking along the river, analysing, planning, walking in their own shoes... We met former mayor Pádraig Conneely who is ready to canvas for Seán. "He is …

Money, Money,… |Camera is Rolling | VTOS Students are in Action

The First 30 minutes of footage for 5 minut movie  "Money, Money" was shot today. The project is managed and produced by the students of the Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme - VTOS in Galway.  Every one of this year students of Film and Television Production 5M5158 at VTOS is working on a unique movie project. The production …

Top 10 David Bowie Songs | RIP

Source: ultimateclassicrock.com/top-david-bowie-songs/ David Bowie has been called many things in his life: rock ‘n’ roll chameleon, musical genius, Ziggy Stardust and Thin White Duke, to name a few. Still, coming up with a list of best Bowie tracks is both pleasurable and painful. How does one narrow such an eclectic and magnificent career down to …

The Charcoal Grill- Spicy Treat in Latin Quarter Galway

Kebabs & Specials All our kebabs come with fresh salad and chilli & garlic sauce on request. Please specify if you like regular pitta bread OR our homemade Turkish bread. All meals served with fries & a can of soft drink (add cheese on fries on all meals for €1.20 extra) https://www.facebook.com/thecraicingalway/videos/776972862437730/

IrishTV Christmas Show in Taylors Three Rock Hotel

Irish TV broadcasted their Christmas Show LIVE from Taylors Three Rock, Dublin 16, on Thursday, December 10th. The CRAIC in Galway was there to capture few stills for their after show media marketing. Host of the night with Christmas Spirit was, Malachi Cush with a fantastic line-up of guests including The Fureys, Hurricane Highway, The Vard Sisters, …

The SNOW QUEEN drawing the lines in Town Hall

Lately Gerda's boyfriend Kai has been more interested in his new Job-Bridge role, and possibly in his new boss, than he has been in her and she has been left at home, stalking him on Facebook. Fuelled by this peculiarly modern form of anxiety, she searches for him at the launch of the new social …

‘Visages de Petit Rouge’

‘Visage de Petit ROUGE 2016’ – Meet the faces of Rouge Restaurant in Galway! Vote for your favourite Le Petit Rouge look! Photos by Darius Ivan Galway based journalist and photographer Darius  Ivan is known as the man supplying the CRAIC with quality social and nightlife photography from out and about in Galway. This time …

Smashin Fashion in Oughterard by Demelza Gibbons

Fashion Show by Demelza Gibbons for a fabulous FREE and FUN Fashion event took place on Thursday 3rd December in the Boat Inn Oughterard at 19:30. Demelza showcased beautiful style from Lilys Boutique Oughterard, Fusion Fashion Boutique Moycullen, Local Milliners and Geraldine's Accessories on the night. All the style modelled by beautiful local models.          …

€1500 for Simon, success of Solaris and Pearla na Mara Fundraiser

A total of €1,500 was raised at the recent 'Solaris Winter Warmer' fundraiser in aid of Galway Simon Community to help those in need over the cold winter months. Guests were treated to a night of fantastic entertainment and delicious food organised by Solaris Tea, and hosted by Pearla na Mara restaurants, and the whole …

ALDI Opens new Knocknacarra store creating 20 new jobs

Aldi Stores (Ireland) today opened a new store in Knocknacarra, Co. Galway, creating 20 new jobs. The new store is Aldi's ninth in Co. Galway. Aldi also opened a new store in Newcastle West, Co. Limerick today. The new stores bring the total number of Aldi Stores in Ireland to 122. To celebrate the opening …

Galway in the Rain

colourful leaves on the ground, red shoes

The weather has been so horribly bad for the last week it was simply impossible to do anything outdoors. I am not going to even mention a casual stroll with a camera in hand, not when there is a yellow weather warning for everyone to stay indoors and keep the shutters bolted. Not when it keeps …

Premier American Metal Act Of Virtue LIVE In The Cellar Bar This May!

This May the 19th in The Cellar Bar, Galway, get set for stellar  night to satisfy all tastes in Metal music! Travelling all the way from Lansing, Michigan, U.S.A, Of Virtue set the standards in the field of powerful, progressive and melodic modern metal and metalcore.  Their energetic performances have been winning over fans of …

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On Top Of the World | Old Dublin Road | New Garda Quarter

Another one of my very personal, non constructive or productive missions, leading to no commission accomplished tonihgt on the Top of the World on Old Dublin Road, overlooking GMIT, including the complete 360 degrees wide nightscape of the east Galway, making it to be the newest viewport into the collection of others small and unimportant …

The Blizzards Blistering Comeback | Galway360 in Monroe’s Live

https://www.facebook.com/divmedia/videos/10158553126665652/ 'Second Wind' and great CRAIC this Easter Sunday with a comeback of the Blizzards from Westmeath in Monroe's Live. Irish band originally from Mullingar in County Westmeath formed by Niall Breslin and Killian Egan in late 2004 managed to rock the audience of Galway's Premier Live Music Venue, Monroe's Live with their extatic blistering …