The 2023 Galway Garden Festival will take place on weekend of 1st-2nd July, at Claregalway Castle.

This unique and charming event has something for all.

A wonderful gathering of Irelands best rare and special plant traders, expert speakers, artisan food and crafts producers, as well as a host of musical entertainment and open-air performance.

***Entertainment to be Confirmed***

Entertainment includes Nemo the Magician, ‘Yer Mans Puppets’ delightful new show, Guido Fanzini ‘s captivating circus act, Knights in medieval armour clash swords in a mini-tournament and the re-enactment team from ‘Claoimh’ brings history to life.

Music programme includes the Silver Moon Jazz Band, Galway’s much loved St Patricks Brass Band, the Barceló Brothers, Galway Baytones, Claregalway Community Choir and folk group ‘4 Shillings Short’.

The Botanic Art Exhibition is a well-established attraction at the festival featuring the work of some of Irelands best known Artists; many of the paintings are for sale, along with limited edition prints.

Food and Craft of the highest quality are a major part of this eclectic Festival. Freshly cooked foods will available from Handsome Burger, Castle Kitchen, Ember Firehouse, and more.

Handmade crafts and Artisan foods are available and include the best of Galway County Councils ‘Made in Galway’

The 2023 Galway Garden Festival takes place between 11am and 6pm on Saturday and Sunday, 1st  & 2nd  of July at Claregalway Castle. Entry is €10 and children go free – this entry fee gives access to EVERYTHING on site – music/talks/entertainment , with gate profits going to support CBM Ireland ( Christian Blind Mission ). There is free parking close-by and a FREE BUS –courtesy of Bus Eireann – runs  regularly to and from Ceannt Station in Galway City. So come to Claregalway for a very special weekend!. Thank you Galway County Council for supporting this event.


Sat - Sun 01 - 02 Jul 2023


Claregalway Castle
Claregalway Castle, Claregalway, County Galway, Ireland

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