Community & Culture News

Galway City Council Sports Club Grants Scheme 2017 Allocations

  • Wed 29 Nov, 2017
  • Community Culture News
Galway City Council is delighted to announce this year's allocation of Sports Club Grants Scheme. In all €120,000 was allocated to 43 different clubs with twenty-five (25) clubs receiving the maximum grant amount of €3,500. A wide range of sports is represented from mainstream to minority sports. The funding allocated to the successful clubs will go towards the costs of equipment, coaching, travel as well as a significant level...

RAPID (Revitalising Areas by Planning, Investment and Development) National Capital Grants Programme 2017

  • Mon 13 Nov, 2017
  • Community Culture News
Galway City Council through the Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) invites applications for funding from interested Community Groups in respect of a new recast RAPID (Revitalising Areas by Planning and Development) National Capital Grants Programme.

Local Food & Craft Gift Fair 2017 - Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th November 2017

  • Mon 13 Nov, 2017
  • Community Culture News
The Local Enterprise Office in conjunction with The Galway Advertiser will hold the sixth annual Local Food Craft & Gift Fair on Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th of November 2017. Opening hours are Saturday 10am - 7 pm and Sunday 11am – 5pm at the Black Box Theatre, Dyke Road, Galway. Admission is FREE.  

Galway City and County all set for Social Inclusion Week 2017

  • Mon 9 Oct, 2017
  • Community Culture News
Social Inclusion Week 2017 will take place next week from 16th to 22nd October. With over 60 different events taking place across the city and county there something for everyone to attend and get involved in.

Galway City's Purple Flag Renewal

  • Mon 14 Aug, 2017
  • Community Culture News
The Purple Flag is an international accreditation awarded to cities and towns that meet a standard of excellence in managing the evening and night-time economy. Galway is now working to renew the status and will play host this coming weekend to a judging panel from the Association of Town & City Management (ATCM). Galway City, as one of over 70 towns and cities across Ireland and the UK, is currently seeking full renewal of its...

SeaFest 2017

  • Thu 22 Jun, 2017
  • Community Culture News
Ireland's national maritime festival, takes place this year in Galway on Friday 30th of June to Sunday 2nd of July.

Galway City Council Local Community Festivals Grants Launched

  • Tue 6 Jun, 2017
  • Community Culture News
Galway City Council has announced its annual Local Community Festivals Grant Awards Scheme. Local organisations planning events in their areas in the city in the coming months may be eligible for a grant under this scheme.

Local Community Festivals Grant Awards Scheme 2017

  • Tue 23 May, 2017
  • Community Culture News
Applications are invited for the Local Community Festivals Grant Awards Scheme 2017. Galway City Council will provide funding to support local community festivals in the city again this year.  The purpose of this is to encourage, support and celebrate participation by local residents in community life in neighbourhoods around the city.

Communities Facilities Scheme 2017

  • Thu 18 May, 2017
  • Community Culture News
Galway City Council through the Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) invites applications for funding from interested Community Groups in respect of a new Communities Facilities Scheme initiative.

Brendan Smith announced as the Galway City Council Volunteer of the Year

  • Wed 3 May, 2017
  • Community Culture News
Brendan Smith was last night announced as the Galway City Council Volunteer of the Year, at the fourteenth Annual Mayor's Awards for Galway City.

Mayor says All Nominees are Winners - Calls for Nominations for Annual Awards

  • Tue 7 Mar, 2017
  • Community Culture News
All the volunteers who are nominated for a Mayor's Award are already winners in their own right – so said The Mayor of Galway City this week. Cllr. Noel Larkin launched the 14th annual Mayor's Awards and called on people in Galway to nominate unpaid volunteers for their work in the community in the city.

Marketing Promotion Fund 2017

  • Tue 10 Jan, 2017
  • Community Culture News
Galway City Council's Marketing Promotion Fund provides support for major events and festivals in the City that support economic development, including attracting or generating investment, jobs and spending. Galway City Council wish to advise that the application process for the Marketing Promotion Fund 2017 is now open for submissions.

Galway City Council Sports Club Grants Scheme 2016 Allocations

  • Thu 15 Dec, 2016
  • Community Culture News
Galway City Council is delighted to announce this year's allocation of our Sports Club Grants Scheme.

Galway City Council's Social Inclusion Week 2016, 7 - 13 November

  • Mon 7 Nov, 2016
  • Community Culture News
A collective response to address Poverty and Social Exclusion in Galway City, highlighting the good work taking place in Galway by groups and organisations in tackling issues within their local community.

GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme

  • Tue 18 Oct, 2016
  • Community Culture News
The 2017 GLAS Traditional Farm Building Grant Scheme is now open for applications closing date is 5pm Friday 18 th November 2016

Talking About A Revolution

  • Thu 13 Oct, 2016
  • Community Culture News
6th Galway International Heritage Conference 2016

SPORTS CLUB GRANT SCHEME

  • Fri 23 Sep, 2016
  • Community Culture News
Galway City Council is pleased to announce our 2016 Sports Club Grant Scheme. The scheme assists and supports City sports clubs to continue their good work in providing sporting opportunities for all.

Galway City Council Social Inclusion Week 2016 - 7th to 13th November, 2016

  • Thu 15 Sep, 2016
  • Community Culture News
Submit your Event or Activity. Galway City Council will contribute to the holding of a once-off event as part of Social Inclusion Week.