News & Events

Sep 15, 2015
Eilish O'Carroll, Winnie from Mrs. Brown's Boys will launch Mary J. Murphy's new book in Caherlistrane on Saturday, October 3 at 7.30pm. All welcome!
Jul 16, 2015
Headford GAA Club/ St. Furseys Ladies GAA will host a Duathlon Fundraiser on Sunday morning 9th August.
May 7, 2014
Gordon D'Arcy, author, artist and environmentalist, will officially launch a Bird Identification Sign on Sunday 11 May at 7.00 am, following a dawn chorus walk, starting at 5.30 am, at Greenfield, Headford. Following the walk refreshments will be available.
Feb 23, 2014
The Golden Mile of Galway Spring 2014 Talks and Walks will take place in Solus Resource Centre Headford 1-4pm on Sunday 2nd March.
Nov 20, 2013
Takes place Sunday 1st December at Cloughanover Community Centre starting at 11am.
Dec 10, 2012
There will be a Gathering of Hession/Hessian descendants, Sunday April 28th, 2013 in Tuam at The Statue known as the "High Cross of Tuam".
Dec 10, 2012
Headford's Thomas Curran was the helping Santa on hand in the 13th year of the “Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Toy Run” where Santa traded in his sleigh for an Enterprise rental car.
Nov 19, 2012
The Kilcoona Toddler Group meets every Friday morning 10am-12pm in Kilcoona Social Centre.
Jul 20, 2012
A romantic comedy with an Irish twist will be filming in Headford this August.
Jul 4, 2012
Headfest will take place on the weekend of August 3rd, 2012. Events will include Sporting competitions, Art & Photographic Exhibitions, Music Events and much more.
Jun 11, 2012
Try a new sport - learn to Kayak with Kayakmor's Youth Kayak Courses for 10yrs and up.
May 24, 2012
This years Headford8k Road Race was a tremendous success with over 300 entries for the first time ever!
May 24, 2012

"The Irish American Link: People, Places, and Culture" conference will take place in the Ard Ri House Hotel, Tuam, Co. Galway, Ireland from the 12th to 16th July, 2012.

Mar 20, 2012

Despite the best attempts of the weather, this years parade was a great success. The winners in each of the categories were as follows...

Feb 10, 2012
We Climb for Kids are looking for people to get involved and donate items for the flea-market stall that will be in the square in Headford on St. Patrick's Day.
Feb 6, 2012
Headford's Valentine Harmony concert takes place on Friday, February 17 at 8.30pm in St.Fursa's Hall. Line up includes Matt Keane, The Stratz, The Berrill Family, Noelie McDonnell and many more...
Jan 4, 2012
A Community alert committee was formed in Headford on Nov. 15th. A large number attended the meeting and the committee was elected.
Nov 10, 2011
Two Heaford women, Anna Costello and Adelheid Walsh are climbing Kilimanjaro in 2012 in aid of Our Lady's Children's Hospital.
Nov 9, 2011
Marian Ní Chonghaile will begin a five-week course in Sean Nós Dancing at Campbells Tavern on Wednesday November 9.
Jun 2, 2011
Headford based Film/TV production company Two Hungry Fish Productions  finish second in this year’s RTE Storyland competition with their web series ‘The Outlaw Concy Ryan’.
Apr 11, 2011
Kayakmor have upcoming classes for both youths and adults.
Mar 21, 2011
This years St. Patrick's Day parade was a great success. View the results of parade float competition here..


Galway Hertage Week in Headford


Armchair Tales with local artist Ester Kiely


Ester Kiely, invites you into the parlour with your biscuit tins and boxes of old photographs, memorabilia or just stories of old Headford.


The 'pop-up parlour' will be in St. Fursa's Hall from 10.00-13.00 on Friday 25th and Saturday 26th August to celebrate Heritage Week.


The aim is to begin a digital community archive for Headford using scanning, video and photography.


The event is kindly supported by the Galway Heritage Office.


Call 087 6193870 for more info.