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Events in August at the Carlton Shearwater Hotel Galway
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Events in August at the Carlton Shearwater Hotel Galway

Marina Point, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway, Ireland. Tel : 00353 (0) 90 9630400 Email :

Country Night Dancing

Sunday 4th August: Jimmy Buckley
Sunday 11th August: The Davitts
Sunday 18th August: Shawn Cuddy
Sunday 25th August: Philomena Begley

Doors open at 10.00pm & show starts at 10.30pm
Sunday Night Special Pre-Show Dinner plus B&B only €49pps!

The Galway Summer Racing Festival, 29th July-4th August

Galway racecourse is located 30 minutes from the Carlton Shearwater Hotel; Experience the unique sporting event and be part of a truly unforgettable race meeting. The festival hosts great facilities and venues of entertainment for your to enjoy. Daily & 7 Day Tickets available for the Festival - Contact the Hotel for your accommodation requirements: Call: 090 9630400 Featured Days: Ladies Day Thursday August 1st, Galway Races Gathering August 3rd, Family Day & Mad Hatters Sunday August 4th.

Foster and Allen, 8th August

Don't miss Foster & Allen at the Carlton Shearwater Hotel on the 8th of August. Doors open at 7pm and the Show starts at 8pm, all seating is unreserved. Tickets for this amazing event are just €30 and are available from the hotel reception. Why not make a night of it and click here for more information on an overnight stay, book pre-show dinner and tickets

Ballinasloe Homecoming, 23rd - 25th August

A weekend of music and entertainment in Ballinasloe town's pubs and hotels. There will be many acts throughout the town on Friday and Saturday and a final dance will be hosted on Sunday afternoon. Everyone is invited to be involved with special activities throughout the day time over the weekend including boat trips and water sports on the marina.

Carlton Shearwater Galway Summer Rally in association of Ballinasloe Town, 31st August - 1st September

The Carlton Shearwater Hotel and Ballinasloe Town is an ideal sponsor for the Galway Summer Rally, year 1. The Carlton Group has an established connection with the exciting sport of motor rallying through sponsorship of other rally events. The Rally will take place over the weekend of August 31st and September 1st and will be a round of the Dunlop National and Top Part West Coast Championships. The Headquarters will be The Carlton Shearwater Hotel with Service and Scrutiny in close proximity. The event is expected to attract a full entry of over 130 cars and teams to the town. Galway Motor Club endorses the Road Safety Authority’s “Keep the Race in Its Place” initiative and is a supporter of “The Gathering” tourism promotion.