Ballina Salmon Festival Busking Competition is Back.

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Ballina Salmon Festival Busking Competition is Back.

July 15 @ 11:00 am - July 19 @ 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until July 15, 2022

Ballina Salmon Festival Busking Competition returns to the streets of Ballina this July 2022.

The Festival is delighted to invite musicians and buskers from around the town and county to Ballina between the 11th to the 16th July as part of the now annual Busking Competition !

Ballina is a magnet for musicians, the streets of the town have hosted two fleadh ceoils during the nineties, two Other Voices programmes in the previous three years, with musicians and songwriters flocking to Ballina in the intern..

With prizemoney of €750 up for grabs, Buskers can register via this application form and be in with a chance to win cash prizes and perform on stage on Friday night, 15th July at the Pearse St Party event in Ballina .

Running Monday11th, Tuesday 12th Thursday 14th and Friday 15th July, our judges will be walking the streets to pick our 3 finalists which will battle it out on Friday the 15th before the Pearse Street Party.

Further details contact Busking Organiser Cian Gilmartin, via the Tourist Office 096 72800


July 15 @ 11:00 am
July 19 @ 4:00 pm
Event Category:
Ballina Salmon Festival 2022,
Programme of Events

Click below to see a full programme. The festival programme is also available to collect in the festival office, C/O Ballina Tourist Office, Pearse St, Ballina, 096 72800