In 2020 Galway has the honour of becoming the Capital of Culture for Europe, expect a year of creativity and disruption as Galway has its time to shine for all of Europe to see. This year-long event will celebrate the diversity of cultures in Europe, on the back drop of Galway. The programme will be celebrated around the four fire seasons of Ireland’s ancient Celtic calendar: Imbloc, Bealtaine, Lughnasa and Samhain.
Visitors to Galway can enjoy many different events throughout the year from Homer’s Odyssey presented on the beaches of Galway, music and theatre festivals to a Connemara mountain landscape being illuminated as an epic spectacle. There will be a host of amazing events to see and take part in during year of Capital of Culture in Galway.
Find out more here: http://galway2020.ie/en/