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Six Pens Speaky Slam

Six Pens Speaky Slam

The Gallery Wine, Tapas and Live Music Venue. Friday 26 TH Oct, 10 PM.  Free Entry. €10 to compete! An exciting Spoken Word Slam Performance eve...
Hope for Tomorrow by Chanelle Walshe

Hope for Tomorrow by Chanelle Walshe

Town Hall Theatre Gallery, daily 12 pm – 6 pm. Opening reception, Wednesday 24th at 4 pm Town Hall Theatre Chanelle Walshe’s paintings reflect ...
Inferno presents 'Firestorm'

Inferno presents 'Firestorm'

Inferno presents an intense blazing experience that creates art with fire accompanied by pyrotechnics and mesmerizing circus skills.
Westival + Clare Island - Communities in Collaboration Project

Westival + Clare Island - Communities in Collaboration Project

Workshops, readings and music by the fire in one of Irelands most beautiful and creative spaces, Clare Island.
Flash Mob Fiction

Flash Mob Fiction

Anytime on Friday, Saturday + Sunday. Surprise locations all over Westport FREE Westival witches of words Kate Carty...
Daithí + Elaine Mai After Dark

Daithí + Elaine Mai After Dark

Join Galwegian musicians and producers Daithí and Elaine Mai’s once-off audio-visual show in the Westival Club. 
Gilbert O’Sullivan

Gilbert O’Sullivan

A unique opportunity to experience one of this legendary singer-songwriter’s rare solo gigs, and in an intimate and unforgettable setting.
Pete Williams (Dexys Midnight Runners)

Pete Williams (Dexys Midnight Runners)

‘He tells terrific stories set to beautiful melodies sung with passion, charisma and heartfelt honesty’ – Imelda May

Portrait of a Local

Portrait of a Local

Taking on the same format as the nail-biting TV show Portrait Artist of the Year, join in the fun as we search for the best portrait artist in the west.

To enter yourself as a painter simply contact us along with a link to some of your current work. 

I Am - McGings Art Exhibition

I Am - McGings Art Exhibition

McGing’s BarLaunch, Wednesday 24th, 9.30pm Music by Graham Sweeney The much-loved ‘McGings exhibition’ returns with the theme ‘I Am’. This an...
Essential Iridescence - Jason Goodman

Essential Iridescence - Jason Goodman

‘Essential Iridescence’ showcases work by Jason Goodman, who incorporates a unique form of acrylic pigment called ‘Iridescence’ into his work. This allows for an unusual play of light, with the colours on the canvas changing and developing over the course of the day.
‘What Devil’s Work is This?’ - David Mach

‘What Devil’s Work is This?’ - David Mach

David Mach was undoubtedly one of the stars of this year’s Galway International Arts Festival. For this year’s Westival, he is bringing new versions of his sold-out collages to Westport.