The sixth annual Tuam Arts Festival starts next Friday, August 15, delivering 10 days of everything from comedy to classical music, from theatre to children’s workshops, and countless other events to satisfy even the choosiest of arts lovers.
A very strong element to this year’s festival are the visual arts and features exhibitions, which displays more than 30 artists in various venues across the town, including established and newly converted galleries. The visual arts programme will be launched this Saturday at 12 noon at the Art House Gallery on Galway Road and will continue at the different venues throughout the day. Entitled sARTurday, the lineup of openings will be staggered at half hour intervals to allow the greatest benefit for all. The visual arts exhibitions will continue throughout the festival from the 10th to the 23rd.
For full details of the Festival line-up pick up a programme locally or check out the festival website at www.earwigart.com