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Coronavirus: “significant contraction” of Galway 2020 programme

The programme of events for Galway 2020 European Capital of Culture will undergo a "significant contraction" in response to the coronavirus...

Macnas unveils its Epic take on Gilgamesh for Galway 2020

Galway's own masters of visual storytelling and breathtaking spectacle Macnas have unveiled their most ambitious project yet, Gilgamesh.

Countdown to Galway 2020 begins with Clifden fire show

The final countdown is underway to the opening of the Galway 2020 European Capital of Culture, with the opening celebrations rumbling...

Galway 2020 gets its own commemorative stamp

An Post has launched two colourful stamps this week celebrating Galway 2020 and Rijecka 2020 in their year as the European Capital of Culture. Galway...

President Higgins to officially open Galway 2020

President Michael D Higgins will be the one to officially inaugurate Galway 2020 and open the Capital of Culture year next month. The opening celebrations...

Last chance to take part in the Galway 2020 opening celebrations

This week is the last chance people have to volunteer to take part in the opening ceremonies for Galway 2020 next month. Beginning on February...

Criticism levelled at venue choice for Galway 2020 opening celebration

The choice of venue for the last stage of the Galway 2020 opening celebrations in the city has been criticised by one local city...

Galway 2020 issues call for 2,020 opening celebrations volunteers

Galway 2020 is counting down the days until the opening celebrations in February, and has this week issued an open call for 2,020 people...

Galway 2020 snags €1.5 million Melina Mercouri prize

Galway 2020 has secured a welcome boost in funding with an official recommendation that it receive the EU's €1.5 million Melina Mercouri prize. The recommendation...

Galway 2020 in the spotlight in Tourism Ireland promotional film

Tourism Ireland is celebrating Galway's upcoming year as the European Capital of Culture with a new film promoting Galway 2020 around the world. The full...

Big crowds expected for Galway 2020 Eyre Square launch

Galway 2020 will be launching the programme of events for the European Capital of Culture year in Eyre Square this month. On Wednesday, September 18...

Weatherproof Galway in style for the Capital of Culture

If ever a European Capital of Culture needed to be prepared for all possible weather over the course of the year, it’s Galway. Hope it...
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