Visiting Artists & Delegates


Welcoming creators, artists, producers, presenters, programmers, directors and educators from Ireland and beyond to Galway 1-4 February 2018 for this one-off event.

There are no more Delegates Packages available. 

You can book regular tickets via the general Box Office on +353 (0) 91 569 777 or through our online programme page.

Information for registered Delegates is available here 

We here at Baboró wish to make your stay in Galway as pleasant and care free as possible, here is some information regarding your arrival and how to get around Galway:

Airport Arrival

For those arriving to Dublin airport, direct Citylink buses run from the airport to Galway every hour. The Galway buses depart from the Citylink stop located in ZONE 13. (For specific bus times, the Dublin Airport- Galway Express timetable can be found here: https://www.citylink.ie/timetables.) The bus takes approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes and arrives in the New Coach Station in Galway's city centre. 

For those arriving to Shannon airport, Bus Éireann buses run from the airport to Galway every hour. The Galway buses depart from STOP B. (For specific bus times, the Shannon Airport- Galway timetable can be found here, route 51http://www.buseireann.ie/timet....) The bus takes approximately 2 hours and arrives at Galway's bus station, in the city centre. 

Arriving in Galway

When you arrive, we invite you to go directly to your hotel for check-in. Should you need to take a taxi, we recommend Big 'O' Taxis on 00353 (0) 91 585858. Other taxi companies are listed in your Welcome Brochure. There is also a taxi rank directly outside the bus station. 

Registration @ The Event Hub

Before your Wide Eyes experience can begin, you will need to register with us at our Event Hub. The Event Hub is located at The Galway Rowing Club, 10 Waterside, Woodquay, Galway (Behind the Town Hall Theatre, on the water front). 

The Event Hub opening hours are as follows: 

January 31: 2.30pm-6.30pm  

1-4 February: 8.30am-5.30pm. 

The Delegate Packages include :

4-Day Package costs €270 (€210 for Small size Network members) and includes: 

  • Up to 9 performance tickets
  • Up to 2 workshops
  • Unlimited talks
  • Lunch provided each day
  • Dinner provided each evening
  • Welcome reception on Wednesday 31 January
  • Closing dinner and party on Sunday 4 February

2-Day Package costs €150 (€120 for Small size Network members) and includes:

  • Up to 5 performance tickets
  • 1 workshop
  • Unlimited talks
  • Lunch provided each day
  • Dinner provided each evening
  • Special evening networking events dependent on the days attending

For more information 

please contact delegate@baboro.ie

Baboró Wide Eyes bursaries available, find out more.