Baboró Arts Festival

baboro art festival

12th – 18th October 2020

Taking place in Galway City, just 20 minutes from the Claregalway Hotel in the West of Ireland, Baboró International Arts Festival for Children is Ireland’s largest international arts festival exclusively to children and families.

Every October, Baboró present performances and events across Galway city. An interesting festival programme made up of theatre, dance, music, art and literature varying from annually bringing a diversity of exposure to the creative arts created especially for young audiences and their families.

The origin of the name Boboró comes from a traditional Irish song called ‘Im Bim Baboró’. Baboró was first set on its way within the world-famous Galway Arts Festival which first presented a Baboró programme during its summer festival in 1994.

This is a family event in Galway that is really not to be missed and we are the ideal hotel for your family trip away. Located only 20 minutes from Galway’s City Centre, The Claregalway Hotel is the perfect base from which to explore the area. Catch a workshop or performance at the children’s festival before you retire to luxurious accommodation in Claregalway. To make things even better, our hotel is located on a public bus route that brings you right into the heart of the action in Eyre Square.

With large spacious family rooms and exclusive family offers all year round, our Family Breaks are exceptional value with Overnight Accommodation, Dinner for the family and a full Irish Breakfast each morning to start your day right. Enjoy Bia & Co restaurant and bar where the kids can find an extensive Pizza Menu with a large choice of toppings while Mum & Dad enjoy a relaxing drink with some live weekend entertainment.

Use of our leisure centre comes complimentary to staying guests, residents can enjoy a 20m indoor heated swimming pool, steam room and sauna after an exciting day of theatre and arts at the Borboró Festival.

Book your stay today and receive the very best value for money.

  • Location

    Galway City
  • Distance

    25 mins by car
  • Attraction

    Family Festival
  • Cost

    From €4

Contact Details

Galway City, Republic of Ireland

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