The Macnas Parade during the 1994 Galway Arts Festival.

One of the highlights of the Galway Arts Festival 1994 was the Macnas Parade when thousands of sun-soaked spectators watched as Galway city's famous tribes fought a mock battle in Eyre Square.

The biggest annual community arts event in the country.

Eileen Magnier talks to Patricia Forde, Artistic Director Galway Arts Festival. 

An RTÉ News report broadcast on 17 July 1994.