Gala Retail Celebrates 25 Years with Huge Home or Away Giveaway

Gala Retail Celebrates 25 Years with Huge Home or Away Giveaway
Gary Desmond, CEO Gala Retail with Irish TV presenter, Anna Daly and kids Hailee (age 5) and Alexander (age 7)

Celebrating 25 years in business, Gala Retail is giving away 25 holidays to lucky customers with its Home or Away promotion, which is live in stores from the 5th February 2024.

Teaming up with Irish TV presenter, Anna Daly, following her recent appearance on RTE’s High Road Low Road, the Home or Away giveaway invites Gala customers who spend over €10 in participating stores to enter a draw where they can win one of 25 holidays. Participants have the chance to win one of 10 family holidays abroad or be one of the lucky 15 shoppers to win a staycation across Ireland.

“We’re thrilled to launch Home or Away to celebrate 25 years of Gala Retail. It’s an opportunity for Gala Retailers to reward their loyal customers for their support, gifting €80,000 of holidays to Gala shoppers, and helping them create unforgettable memories with their families,” comments Gary Desmond, CEO of Gala Retail.

Gary adds: “We believe that this initiative will not only bring excitement to shopping in Gala stores, but also encourage people to explore new destinations. From staycations in Ireland to fun filled, family adventures abroad, there are so many exciting opportunities with this prize. We are delighted to kick start our 25th year in business with a huge thank-you to our loyal customers.”

The Home or Away promotion will gift lucky winners 10 family holidays abroad worth €4,000, and teaming up with Ireland Hotels and ‘The Go Anywhere’ gift card, there will be 15 staycations across Ireland up for grabs, at the value of €2,500, encouraging the lucky winners to enjoy and explore new parts of Ireland while supporting local tourism and hospitality.

Denyse Campbell, President of the Irish Hotels Federation, added: “We are delighted to team up with Gala Retail to bring this fantastic initiative to life. Through this amazing giveaway, lucky winners get a chance to stay in one of over 400 Irish hotels and guesthouses of their choice, making lasting memories. Wherever they choose to stay, we look forward to welcoming the winners to our superb member properties, showcasing the very best of Irish hospitality.”

The Home or Away promotion will run in participating Gala Retail stores from 5th February until the 17th March 2024 and will be supported by a nationwide radio and social media campaign with more prizes up for grabs. Further information about the promotion can be found via

Gala Group launch their ‘Home or Away’ in store promotion taking place in Gala stores until 17 th March 2024. The promotion will see the Gala Group give away EUR70,000 worth of holiday vouchers to Gala shoppers to enjoy a family holiday abroad or a staycation at one of the hundreds of Irish hotels and guest houses. Launching the promotion are presenter Anna Daly and Gary Desmond, CEO, Gala Retail with Hailee Maher and Alexander David Sarpong.