Events & Festivals
Some of the highlights in the west this month include...
Galway Bike Festival
15th - 23rd June
Galway Bike Week 2013 takes place this month, with cycling events all over Galway count. It is organised by the local authority, community groups, charities and cycling groups. For More seewww.galwaycycling.org
16th - 23rd June
The Galway Sessions Festival celebrates Irish folk and traditional music and the music Irish emigrants brought with them across the world. Events take place in the Town Hall Theastre and in pubs throughout the city with sessions planned in The Crane Bar, The King's Head, Tigh Choili’s, Taaffe’s Bar ,The Quays, Tigh Neachtains, and Monroe’s Tavern.
For more seewww.galwaysessions.com
Tour De Burren 2013
This year you will have a choice of 4 routes - 10km, 55km, 87km and 155km. All routes are variations on previous routes of the sportive. The 55km will take in the areas of Corkscrew Hill, Lisdoonvarna (location of the Burren Hostel), Doolin and Black Head.
For more see www.tourdeburren.com