This is the website for the 2015 Galway Fleadh.
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Moycullen CCE and Salthill/Knocknacarra co hosted the Galway Fleadh Cheoil 2015 in association with NUIGalway who made their excellent facilities available for what was a great weekend of music, song and dance.

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Supporting the Galway Fleadh


Bhí an Comhrá Gaeilge agus Amhrain ar siul in Áras na Gaeilge
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Photo of the University from the air
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NUIG Location Map

This website is the only web presence sanctioned by the County board of Comhaltas for the Galway Fleadh. We are not posting any photographs on Facebook pages.

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Opening concert in the Bailey Allen Hall on Friday night

The Fleadh was opened by Seán Kyne TD


Many thanks to everyone involved in the Galway Fleadh Fundraising Concert which was held in the Bailey Allen Hall in NUI Galway on 13th February. The organising committee from Moycullen Comhaltas and Knocknacarra Comhaltas with Peadar Brick of Galway CCE did trojan work in setting it up bringing it all together. Special thanks to the musicians, singers and dancers who gave their time freely and provided such splendid entertainment on the night. Thanks to NUI Galway who provided the excellent venue and gave essential backup support. Go to to see photos from the concert


Moycullen and Knocknacarra branches of Comhaltas went busking on Shop Street Galway on 7th Februaryto promote the Galway Fleadh Fundraising Concert in NUI Galway on Friday 13th February. Watch the video on youtube

Hosting the Fleadh will involve considerable financial outlay. The main fundraising event was a concert in the Bailey Allen Hall NIUG on Friday 13th February.


Thanks to everyone who supported our first fundraising concert in the Forge Moycullen on Saturday 15th November. In the first half of the concert the younger members of Moycullen CCE and Knocknacarra CCE entertained the full house They were followed by the Moycullen CCE teachers who were joined on stage by guests Ronan Brown(Pipes) and Sean Gavin (accordian). Headline act Porterhead gave their usual super performance to bring the night to a close. Photos from the concert can be seen at

You cabn download a copy of the Fleadh programme by clicking on the image below (6mb pdf)

Fleadh programme

Entry Forms
Galway Fleadh Entry Form 2015
Rince Seit Entry Form
Rince Sean Nós Entry Form
Comhrá Gaeilge Scéalaíocht entry form.
Comhrá Gaeilge Filíocht entry form

Rules for Galway Fleadh
Comhrá Gaeilge Rialacha
Comhrá Gaeilge Rules (English version)

Dancing Rules
Rialacha Fleadhanna Ceoil

Fleadh competition timetable

Fleadh Weekend schedule

Catering.... Food will be available in the University during the weekend. Smokies Cafe, The College Bar and An Bhialann are all serving food. For details /opening hours / menu etc click here

Parking in NUI Galway .....There are no reserved car parking spaces on Saturday and Sunday in the University grounds so you can park in spaces marked for staff and students.Car park assistants will be on site to help direct you to available spaces
NUI Galway parking

Fleadh Office located on the Concourse. (Building adjacent to the Library). Competitors should sign in here as soon as they arrive.
Look at this map of the campus to see all the locations ....Map

Limited weekend accomodation is available in the student residences on campus in Corrib Village.. To Book . email Máire Bríd Ní Ghionnáin directly at email quoting REF: Galway County Fleadh. Bookings will be accepted on a first come basis. Rate agreed is €52 which includes Continental breakfast

If you need information contact Caomhan O'Fatharta at 085 840 8746


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