International Evening opens Ballina Salmon Festival this year on Sunday 9th July. After you’ve had your fill of delicious food, wandered your way through the world on your doorstep on Ballina, why not make a night of it with some live music in the Military Quarter? From 8pm on Sunday 9th July get your dancing shoes on for Ireland’s liveliest Celtic Rock band Bog O’the Loughs LIVE!
Immerse yourself in the traditions and culture of 12 different countries, each showcasing their own music, dance, costumes and food on the streets of Ballina. This is International Evening at Ballina Salmon Festival!
At International Evening at Ballina Salmon Festival, transport yourself to a myriad of different countries – France, Spain, Germany, Brazil, Italy and many, many more.
Watch out for the Eiffel Tower, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Romeo and Juliet’s infamous Verona balcony and some Spanish matador magic. Marvel at the street performers and street theatre, dance and drumming. Soak in the evocative aromas of the continental cooking, smell the spices and the flavours of worlds far from here.
Use Ballina’s own local currency to avail of a taste of the country of your choice, and enjoy authentic music, song, dance and street theatre as you wander through the heart of the town.
Live Music at International Evening
At the end of the evening make your way to the Military Quarter and enjoy an outdoor concert by lively Irish band Bog O’The Loughs.
An unforgettable evening in Ballina!
Admission: Free. Local currency available to purchase and spend at the Ballina Bureau de Change outlets on each of the main streets.