All you need to know about Baboró's Creative Lab at NUI Galway this weekend

Please note that a limited number of tickets will be available on the door. Online tickets are now sold out. Please be aware that tickets will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Following on from the success of last year’s Happy Heart Zone, Baboró is delighted to welcome back artists Deirdre Rogers and Órla Kelly to guide young and old on a creative voyage of discovery. Get your crafty creative juices flowing with Deirdre and Orla in Baboró’s Creative Lab at NUI Galway; a place to invent, create and build using a wealth of unusual materials from tubing to foam gleaned from Recreate’s ‘Warehouse of Wonders’.

There are drop-in times for all the family and also scheduled workshops for both children and adults. Full details below. 


Drop in Family Fun | All Ages
The Sky's the Limit: Drop-in Family Fun
Time: 12 - 2pm & 3 - 5pm (Sessions start on the hour at 12, 1, 3 & 4pm)
Date: Saturday October 22 & Sunday October 23
Venue: Aula Maxima at NUI Galway 
Tickets: €5

Children must be a accompanied by an adult and tickets will be required by both adults and children. Advance booking advised.

Make an adventure together as you travel through Baboró's Creative Lab on a magical journey of designing and creating.

Be inspired by this fun space where you can invent and experiment with materials such as wool, plastic, fabric, tubing, foam and much more. Go on a creative voyage of discovery, exploring the boundless imaginations of young and old through the endless possibilities of creative reuse. Supported by ReCreate.


Free parking is available evenings and weekends near The Quadrangle. There is street parking on Newcastle Road and University Road (€2 per hour) and a large carpark at Galway Cathedral - day rate €4.

Public Bus: routes 404 & 405 stop along Newcastle Road and University Road.

Walking: The Aula Maxima is approximately 15 minutes walk from the Town Hall Theatre.