Gospel Rising Music Festival

Galway May 18th – 20th 2018

Music, workshops & fun for everyone!

2018 Gospel Rising Music Festival announced!

Summer is slowly winding down as is festival season, so let’s get something in the calendar to look forward to for next year. We had such an epic time in Galway city this May that we’re going back for more. The 9th annual Gospel Rising Music Festival will be in glorious, victorious Galway from May 18th – […]

What’s it all about?

Gospel Rising festival crew

Gospel Rising Music Festival is Ireland's biggest annual non-competitive gospel music and choral festival. If you missed the 2017 festival take a look at the weekend timetable and workshop details to get a sense of what each festival has on offer.

Tickets and programme for the 2018 festival will be announced early in the new year.

Gospel Choir Directory

Gospel Rising in Bray

We've been compiling a directory of all the gospel choirs across Ireland for a while now. Whether you want to find a choir near you or get listed, check it out here.

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"Take it to the bridge" indeed! Great sound from Virginia Gospel Choir on Saturday!

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The Gospel Rising Music Festival is a social, fun and energetic gospel music festival that takes place annually in Ireland. Through workshops, concerts and other events we bring people together and showcase the various gospel music styles to be found across Ireland and beyond.

Brought to you with the support of:

Wild Atlantic Way logo Failte Ireland logo Galway's Westend logo Association of Irish Choirs logo QPark logo GoBus logo