A Feast of Funny Pictures

8th — 18th November 2019

Cartoon is a vibrant medium, enjoyed just about everywhere in the world. Cartoons can make hard-hitting points. They can be great art. Most of all, they can be very funny.

Each autumn, the Galway Cartoon Festival brings the best in global cartooning to Galway and shows the best of Irish cartoons to the world. We’re currently planning some fantastic events for 2019, including exhibits from leading international cartoonists, a retrospective of one of Ireland’s most famous practitioners, and…


Quiz Night!

A new date for our table quiz – now with many fabulous prizes!

Monday 29 July, Black Gate, 8:00pm

Bring all of your friends, it’s only €40 per table and the prizes will be exceptional. We have so many in fact that we’ll be raffling some as well, so you don’t even have to be clever to walk off with loot. Many thanks to the generosity of our sponsors.

The quiz will be almost entirely on general knowledge, though there will be one cartoon round. So start reading comics if you want that edge…

And of course there’s a bar, many fab wines, lovely food, and that Cartoon Festival atmosphere!