Become a Business Friend

Become a Friend of Galway International Arts Festival and be at the heart of the Festival all year round.

Galway International Arts Festival works with businesses who wish to support the creative work of the Festival while receiving priority access to tickets for staff, clients and customers. Make the most of your support by choosing the best option for your business.

Priority €250

  • Enjoy Priority Booking*
  • Receive 2 complimentary tickets to selected Festival shows
  • Receive a complimentary Festival T-Shirt
  • Receive a complimentary Festival poster

Premium €500

  • Enjoy Priority Booking*
  • Receive 4 complimentary tickets to selected Festival shows
  • Receive a special Premium Friend discount on your purchased theatre tickets (limit of 3 per event)*
  • Receive 2 complimentary Festival T-Shirts
  • Receive a complimentary Festival Poster

Principal €750

  • Enjoy Priority Booking*
  • Receive 6 complimentary tickets to selected Festival shows
  • Receive a special Principal Friend discount on your purchased theatre tickets (limit of 6 per event)*
  • Receive 4 complimentary Festival T-Shirts
  • Receive a complimentary Festival Poster

Platinum €1,500

  • Enjoy Priority Booking*
  • Receive 12 complimentary tickets to selected Festival shows
  • Have your Platinum Friend membership acknowledged on selected Festival platforms.
  • Inclusion of logo in the Festival brochure
  • Inclusion of logo on our website
  • Link to your website through the GIAF website.
  • Receive a special Platinum Friend discount on your purchased theatre tickets (no limit per event)*
  • Receive a special Platinum Friend discount on your purchased First Thought tickets (no limit per event)*
  • Receive 6 complimentary Festival T-Shirts
  • Receive a complimentary Limited Edition 40th celebration framed poster.

* Subject to availability

The following benefits are included in all packages:

  • Invitation to our exclusive Friends’ event
  • Invitation to Festival Programme Launch reception
  • Invitation Festival Gala Opening
  • Programme
  • Receive Box Office Listing 
  • Receive listing and link on Friends' section of Festival website.
  • Receive email updates - exclusive news and special offers via our Friends' email update.

Join our Business Friend programme online or contact Aisling O’Sullivan at or call + 353 91 509700.