Galatea "Gala" Brand, character in the 1955 Jams Bond novel Moonraker
Gala, apple variety
Gala TV, Mexican television network (formerly "Galavision")
Gala means "milk" in Greek. Hence the word "galaxy" meaning "milky way".
Gala, an area of the Scottish Borders, contains the towns Galashiels and Galalaw