Unfortunately it has been announced there will be no Macnas Parade during this year’s Galway Arts Festival. Macnas statement. GAF statement. Basically Macnas couldn’t sustain the company after absorbing parade costs and Galway Arts Festival couldn’t cover additional request. Some thoughts: Every single promo of Galway features the Macnas Parade, and the entire city benefits … Read more
This Thunderous Heart by Macnas as part of the Galway Arts Festival 2012 begins at the Spanish Arch on Sunday 22nd July at 8.45pm. Fingers crossed for the weather! (Zoom in on map for more detailed view.)
PS if you enjoy the parade tonight you might consider bunging Macnas 25 quid and becoming a Friend to ensure that this gets to happen again next year.
View Macnas Parade Route 2011 in a larger map This Sunday 17th July Macnas will wend its way through the streets of Galway with This Fierce Beauty, beginning from the Spanish Arch at 20.45, as part of the Galway Arts Festival. The map above shows this years route.