Huge illuminated, mysterious creatures will roam the streets of Galway, day and night.

Resembling an extinct species of skeletal pterodactyls, these luminous Birdmen can best be defined as a new species: the Technosaurus — a creature from the past and the future combined!

Magical and hypnotic, these Birdmen are full of surprise. Come find out what they have to say.

Birdmen Routes & TIMES

The Birdmen will roam the streets of Galway during the first weekend of the Festival (dates and times listed below). Their approximate route takes them from Eyre Square past the Skeffington Hotel, down Shop Street to Quay Street. They'll be based in Eyre Square on Sunday 22 July at 2pm and 6pm.

7.30pm - Eyre Square to Quay Street
10pm - Eyre Square to Quay Street

2pm — Eyre Square only
4pm — Eyre Square to Quay Street
6pm — Eyre Square only

Please note: On Sunday 22 July, the Birdmen will be in Eyre Square only at 2pm and 6pm.