Walsh Waste have been supplying the festival since the beginning with a single bin in 1978, this increased with the growth of the festival when they added portable toilets service and waste bins with the arrival of the Big Top to Fisheries Field. That was the beginning of their festival services which has grown over the years along with the Galway Arts festival.
Galway food Tours went back to the classroom this May. The Galway company in conjunction with Taste 4 Success Skillnet launched a training programme that taught people how to Develop a Food Tour Business.
Go West, A Galway based company, have been named as the Best Professional Conference Organiser in 2019 at the Event Industry Awards.
Macnas Parade 2018 – “Out of the Wild Sky”, was a free Halloween event that took place in Galway on Sunday the 28th of October and then in Dublin on Monday the 29th of October. Over one hundred thousand people watched the Parades between Galway and Dublin.
In June ICE Group is launched their 4 day work week after an intensive look at how the company could work at recognizing their evolving employee needs. This looks to be one of the first in Ireland.