Things to Do
June 2018 Events in Galway
Galway offers a range of events and activities in June. Hotel Meyrick on Eyre Square is the ideal base from which to explore the cafés, bars and many festivals - book our best rates on our own website - see our Hotel offers in June
Carlsberg Salthill National Fives2nd & 3rd June 2018Annual soccer tournament with a great mix of Galway natives, visitors & friends gather to enjoy this great footballing festival.
Féile an Spidéal Regatta 2nd & 3rd JuneTraditional Irish boat Regatta with currachs & Galway Hookers
Lunchtime Recital @ St. Nicholas' Church4th JuneTaking place at 1.10pm - long-standing event which caters for all tastes and interest levels in classical music.
Lough Corrib Cycle3rd June 2018 (TBC)In support of Croí. Cyclists will have a choice 45KM or a 120KM route through the picturesque setting of Connemara.
Inis Mór Wildlife festival TBC June 2018Learn more about wildlife and the cultural heritage of the island as well as experience the special charm of our offshore islands.
Portumna Forest Marathon9th June 2018Takes place in the forest of Portumna. The event includes a 10k, a full marathon, a half marathon and two ultra-running events.
Great Galway Bike Ride11th June 2018 (TBC)1,500 cyclists from all over the country will pedal their way through the city and outlying areas. Routes from 30k to 125k.
The Galway Sessions12th - 17th June 2018 (TBC)Celebrating Irish folk and traditional music. Events in The Crane Bar, The King's Head, Tigh Choili’s, Taaffe’s, The Quays.
Bia Lovers Food Festival15th - 17th June 2018Cookery demos, food talks, a producers market & partnership food and drink trails with local pubs, restaurants and farms.
Galway Rowing Regatta17th June 2018134th anniversary with entries from all four provinces with many of the top rowing clubs in Ireland are expected to compete.
Clare Island Walking FestivalTBC June 2018Mountains, lakes, rolling hills, jagged cliffs, rivers and the sea, together with live music, song and dance and great company.
Gaelforce West23rd June 2018Largest one day adventure race of its kind - cycling, running, hiking and kayaking on a course of 67km.
Red Bull Cliff Diving23rd June 2018 (TBC)One of the six stops of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2018 for world’s elite male and female cliff divers on Inis Mór.