With only six weeks left until Galway submits its official bid document to the European Union, the 20202 team have yet another jam packed line-up of events and activities to look forward to over the coming week. 


(TONIGHT) Monday, September 14th, 6:30 pm

The Galway 2020 team are delighted to announce that Claire McColgan from the Liverpool European Capital of Culture bid team, and Aideen McGinley, Oonagh McGillion and Ryan Williams from the Derry UK City of Culture bid team, will be hosting a public presentation in the Meyrick Hotel next Monday. The presentation will focus on what it takes to successfully bid for and host a Capital of Culture project, as well as looking at the impact such a title can have on businesses and communities in the region.

Friday, September 18th, 8 pm

‘An Áit Eile’ and the Galway 2020 team will be hosting a night of talks, poetry, comedy, and live music in The Rowing Club for this year’s Galway Culture Night Closing Party. This party is your perfect way to wrap up culture night and for all organisers and attendees to unwind and have some fun!