Gospel Rising Music Festival

Dublin May 17th – 19th 2019

Music, workshops & fun for everyone!

Gospel Rising 2017 – are you ready?!

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Well folks, you did it! You made it through dark and dramatic January and spring is just around the corner. Just like the Gospel Rising Music Festival 2017!


Tickets for the festival will be on sale in February via www.gospelrising.com. Same as ever, the early birds will win out with the best deal on ticket prices and guaranteeing your spot in your workshops of choice. Don’t miss out – keep your eyes and ears peeled by liking our Facebook page, following us on Twitter or signing up for our newsletter here.

Competition winner

Massive thanks to all our annual survey participants. Your feedback has been really helpful in shaping this year’s festival. We’ll be dusting off the tombola and announcing the winner of the 2017 festival pass next week. Keep your fingers crossed!


In the meantime, we’d recommend you get booking your accommodation. To those of you who already have, great job – your wise moves shall be rewarded! Destination Galway is getting a lot of people super excited for this year’s festival and why wouldn’t it? Here’s a rough guide to help you figure out where best to position yourself for the weekend:

Closest to the workshop area:
BnBs on Father Griffin Rd, Sea Rd, Henry St, Nun’s Island
Galway Arms
Jurys Inn
House Hotel
Spanish Arch Hotel
BnBs in the Claddagh/Ely Place
10 minute walk:
Meyrick Hotel
Imperial Hotel
BnBs at Woodquay
Harbour Hotel
Victoria Hotel
Kinlay Hostel
15-20 minute walk:
Snoozles Hostel
Sleepzone Hostel
BnBs College Road
BnBs Lough Atalia

Igniting this year’s festival…

And once you’ve got all that sorted, maybe take a jaunt down memory lane if you were with us in Ennis last year. What a time we had! Looking forward to welcoming you to the west again soon with our our fabulous hosts, Ignite Gospel Choir!

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