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Concerts & Events LIVE at Lough Rea Hotel & Spa, Galway

2024 promises an amazing line up of events and concerts in Loughrea, Galway. All tickets are available to purchase by calling us on 091 880088 or email info@loughreahotelandspa.com.

Make a night of it and book one of our all inclusive packages including tickets, pre-show dining and overnight stay with breakfast the following morning. Email our reservations team or see our Concert Packages for more details.

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GALWAY: Dinosaur Show Live! - Saturday 20th April

Dinosaur Show coming live to Lough Rea Hotel & Spa on Saturday 20th April.

This fun, family friendly show with some of the most realistic dinosaurs you will ever see anywhere in the world. This amazing 1hr show showcases the latest animatronic technology and ward winning puppetry.

The show centres around a magical professor who takes you back in time.. 65 million years to be precise.

Meet Archie the cheeky anklysaurus.. meet Bluey the fun but dark velociraptor.. and many many more including a full size Triceratops. This is a show not to be missed.. in fact with so many photo opportunities at the end, this is a show to be captured.



Cash Returns - 5th May

Europe’s no.1 Johnny Cash & June Carter tribute “Cash Returns” are back and you can get to “Walk The Line” with JP Mac as the man in black and Karen Martin as June Carter along with a spectacular 7 piece show.

This award winning production encapsulates the true magic of one of music’s most iconic couples. They will have everyone singin ‘n’ stimpin in the aisles along to ‘Folsom Prison Blues’, ‘Ring of Fire’, ‘A Boy Names Sue’, ‘Jackson’, ‘Hurt’ – picking out the very best hits from careers spanning over 50 years!

This much revered act is the only live show that will give you the full authentic Johnny Cash & June carter experience.


Tickets €27.50

Doors 7:30pm | Show 8:30pm



Summer Fashion Master Class - Thursday 30th May

We are excited to welcome back host @Maria Carton Style Advisor for her Summer Fashion Master Class. Taking place at Loughrea Hotel & Spa Thursday 30th May.

This fabulous ladies night out is designed to show you how to build amazing wardrobes of clothes that work for your home, work and social life.

Showcasing Stunning pieces that empower and inspire, this event is not to be missed.

“If you struggle with putting outfits together, shopping or “nothing to wear” syndrome! This class will show you step by step how to do great smart/casual looks”.


Tickets €45 | 8pm – 10pm


Spirit of Smokie - 2nd June

Spirit of Smokie coming live to Lough rea Hotel & Spa on Sunday 2nd June.

History of “Smokie” and “Spirit of Smokie”

Originating in the early sixties in the City of Bradford, England, school friends Ron Kelly, Chris Norman, Alan Silson and Terry Uttley formed their first line up; years on after several name changes and recording contracts the name “Smokie” was decided upon. This signaled a period of worldwide success for the band (with Pete Spencer replacing Ron Kelly on drums) whose records have sold today in excess of 30 million. In 1986 the band played their final concert and Chris Norman embarked on his successful solo career: This paved the way for a new look “Smokie” featuring two original members. They were joined by Dean’s father, lead singer Alan Barton. Alan’s voice, energy and drive for success re-established the name of “Smokie” as a worldwide touring and recording band. Sadly, tragedy struck in March 1995 with the death of Alan Barton who sustained fatal injuries following a motorway accident in Cologne (Köln), Germany.

1996 brought the third re-incarnation of “Smokie” with remaining original member Terry Uttley. Alan Silson had departed to later form his own band with “Spirit of Smokie” members, including fellow original Ron Kelly, Andy Whelan and Graham Kearns.

In March 2008 a memorial concert was held for Alan Barton, fronted by his son Dean Barton, and “Spirit of Smokie” was born. Dean’s undeniable “Smokie” voice and on stage charisma completed what is now an established world class band. Like his father before him he added “je ne sais quoi” and was “the icing on the cake”, complementing the excellent present day musicians.

Spirit of Smokie – Keeping the Spirit Alive

As Alan Barton before with “Smokie”, Dean and the boys have worked hard over a decade to re-establish the great sound of the original band: no stone is left unturned in their search to provide audiences with a night to remember: Drama, panache, musicianship, dedication couples with great sound is the hallmark of Spirit of Smokie who thrill concert goers and media alike.

Tickets €27.50

Doors: 7:30pm | Show: 8:30pm




Stars of Irish Country - 11th June

The “Stars of Irish Country Concert” are coming back to Lough Rea Hotel & Spa on Tuesday 11th June 2024 for a special night to reel in the years with some very familiar faces. A memorable night in store from Ireland’s top entertainers  including:


  • Mick Flavin
  • Trudi Lalor
  • Paddy O’Brien
  • Shawn Cuddy
  • Olivia Douglas
  • PJ Murphy
  • Johnny Carroll
  • Hugo Duncan
  • Effie Neill (Glór Tíre Star)
  • Matrimony Band

Tickets €30

Doors 7.15pm | Show 8pm



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Bottomless Dolly Noon Tea - 13th July

Lough Rea Hotel & Spa are excited to introduce a NEW Bottomless Prosecco event happening this Summer, Saturday 13th July. Enjoy a full spread of sweet and savoury treats over a very special afternoon tea, all whilst you sing and dance along to an on-stage tribute to Dolly Parton. ‘ Kirsty  Coard’ will perform LIVE whilst our guests relish two hours of bottomless prosecco. Prosecco, Nosecco & non-alcoholic juices available. Kirsty Coard is Northern Irelands NO 1 tribute to Dolly Parton and has been performing on stage for 15 years. Kirsty brings her tribute to the legendary queen of country with her petite frame, visual and vocal likeness, funny and charming nature- as close to the real thing as you will get!

Tickets for the show only €60 (kids 12yrs+ -€30) – Available from reception (091 88 00 88)

Doors 2:00pm | Show 2:30pm | Finish 4:30pm



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"Mamma Mia" - 4th August

ABBA Tribute “Mamma Mia” – Sunday 4th August  

Sing and dance along to an on-stage tribute to ABBA. ‘Mamma Mia Band’ will perform LIVE whilst our guests relish two hours of Mamma Mia Girls as Ireland’s premier 4 piece Abba act. Having performed all around Ireland and Europe they guarantee to keep you dancing and singing along all night. A great show with plenty of audience participation to add to the fun. Their Swedish accents and authentic costumes take you back to the 70’s & 80’s adding to a night you won’t forget.

Tickets – €27.50

Doors 8:00pm | Show 9:00pm



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Essentially Cher - Friday 13th September

If you are looking for a tribute act with a WOW factor then look no further than Trisha McCluney as Essentially Cher! RETURNING LIVE to Lough Rea Hotel & Spa on Friday 13th September, this time with her full piece band.

Trisha is quite simply the closest to the Goddess of Pop that you will find!  Trisha recently made an appearance on BBC1’s “I Can See Your Voice” hosted by Paddy McGuiness and featured Lulu on the same episode.

Tickets  €28.00 | Doors 8:00pm | Show 9:00pm



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Dan McCabe - Genesis Tour

Live at Loughrea Hotel & Spa on Saturday 9th November with special guest Sina Theil.

Coming from a long lineage of folk musicians Dan started out his career in live music at an early age. Dan would go from strength to strength in this side of the industry and music soon became his full time job. More details to follow soon!

Tickets €37.50 – from reception

Overnight Package

Christmas Craft & Gift Fair

Christmas Craft & Gift Fair – Sunday 15th December

Over 50 Crafters

11am-6pm Free Admission

Information on booking a space please email Geraldine to xmasfairs123@gmail.com