Treasures of Ballina: A Weeklong Exhibition

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Treasures of Ballina: A Weeklong Exhibition

July 8 @ 10:00 am - July 22 @ 4:00 pm

Embark on a journey through the heart of Ballina as we showcase the vibrant heritage, culture, and treasures collected by the children of our community. This special exhibition, spanning a week, will feature displays highlighting the unique history of Ballina, the essence of the Ballina Salmon Festival, and the rich tapestry of Irish heritage. From vintage artifacts to artistic creations, immerse yourself in the stories and traditions that define our town and its people.

Date: Exhibition opening July 5th Friday evening and running right through to July 20th

Time: July 5th opening event at 7pm |

running all week July 8th – 12th and July 15th – 19th

Monday to Friday;10am -1pm and 2pm-4pm.

Location: Ballina Civic Space at Ballina Municipal District offices.

This weeklong exhibition serves as a testament to the enduring spirit of our community and the pride we take in our cultural heritage. Join us as we celebrate the past, present, and future of Ballina, sharing our treasures with visitors and locals alike.

These events promise to be a captivating blend of entertainment and reflection, capturing the essence of Ballina’s rich history and its enduring spirit. Attendees can expect a memorable experience that celebrates the festival’s legacy while looking forward to the future with optimism and pride.

This project is supported and funded by Creative Mayo Community.

Emma Donoghue, Festival Creative Director & Creative Community Engagement artist, Peter Murphy, NCF a culture co-op based in Ballina, Newtownwhite Educate Together School, Foróige Ballina Neighbourhood Youth Project, Ballina Costume Company and Ennsicrone Youth Art Group and Ballina Salmon Festival.


July 8 @ 10:00 am
July 22 @ 4:00 pm
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