TEDDY BEARS PICNIC in Tom Ruane Park

IT’S BACK!   THE BEST IN THE WEST – THE INFAMOUS TEDDY BEARS PICNIC! Sunday July 10th Tom Ruane Park, from 2pm - 5pm. Its time to get your teddies ready for the Bear's Big Day out!  Start the week off with one of Ballina Salmon Festivals best loved family events in the beautiful Tom Ruane […]

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Flow Summer Festival Disco in The Cot & Cobble

The Flow Community Project are back with the FIRST Disco of 2022, with the Flow Inclusive Summer Festival Disco. This time its a Ballina Salmon Festival themed party, in resident disco tech The Cot and Cobble on the 10th July from 8pm - 10pm, following on from an exhausting afternoon at the Picnic in the […]

ARTS CENTRE WORKSHOPS

ARTS CENTRE WORKSHOPS SUITABLE FOR BOYS AND GIRLS FROM 5YRS PLUS - Running Monday 11th, Tuesday 12th, Thursday 14th and Friday 14th July.  Monday 11th July: 10:45am  -  11:45am - BOOKED OUT 12 noon  -  1pm - BOOKED OUT 2pm     -    3pm 3:15pm  -  4:15pm 15 MAX PER CLASS WITH A NON REFUNDABLE €5 BOOKING FEE […]

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Ballina Salmon Festival Busking Competition is Back.

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 […]

ARTS CENTRE WORKSHOPS

ARTS CENTRE WORKSHOPS SUITABLE FOR BOYS AND GIRLS FROM 5YRS PLUS - - Running Monday 11th, Tuesday 12th, Thursday 14th and Friday 14th July.  15 MAX PER CLASS WITH A NON REFUNDABLE €5 BOOKING FEE VIA THE FESTIVAL OFFICE by calling 096 72800, or booking online at this link Book Art Camp Tuesday 12th July 10:45am  […]

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JACKIE CLARKE WORKSHOPS ‘BALLINA OF OLD’

A FANTASTIC OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL YOU HISTORIANS TO DELVE INTO THE PAST! 11:00am  -  12:15pm            8 -12 year olds      15 MAX 2:00pm   -  3:15pm              8 – 12 year olds     15 MAX FREE EVENT BUT BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL THROUGH THE JACKIE CLARKE COLLECTION – (096) 73508

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Old World School games on Walsh St, Ballina

12th, 14th & 15th July Old World School games on Walsh St, Ballina. Enjoy activities such as chalk pavement art, skipping, hula hup, paper doll cut outs, painting stations, hop-scotch, snakes & ladders, and board games. Between Walsh St & the Jackie Clarke Collection walled heritage garden. Family Event, Free all Day

Tie Dye Workshop at the Jackie Clarke Collection

Tuesday 12th July Tie Dye Workshop Bring along your own Tee-Shirt or canvas runners, at Jackie Clarke Collection 4-12 years Cost €5 11am-1pm Limited Numbers, Book through Jackie Clarke Collection - 096 73508 **All participants must wear old clothes when working with dyes

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Ballina Salmon Festival Busking Competition is Back.

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 […]

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Lunch Time Concert at the Core Stage

The Core Stage @ the Jackie Clare Collection, Lunchtime Daily, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday. Admission :Free After the success of the event, which started in 2017, running into 2019, we are delighted to welcome the young musicians from The Core back to their own dedicated stage for this years Ballina Salmon Festival. The Core is run […]

MOY VALLEY FREESTYLE MARTIAL ARTS

WE HIGHLY RECOMMEND THAT YOU SAMPLE THIS AMAZING STYLE OF COMBAT, SELF DEFENCE AND CODES OF DISCIPLINE! – 5YRS PLUS KILLALA RD. BUSINESS PARK 2PM-3:30PM NO BOOKING REQUIRED - €2 CHARGE ON ARRIVAL

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Tie Dyeing with Bleach/Cold Dyes & Foods at the Jackie Clarke Collection

Tie Dyeing with Bleach/Cold Dyes & Foods, Tuesday 12th July Bring your own clothes, bags Tee Shirts and Shoes. Limited Numbers, Book through Jackie Clarke Age 12+ Cost €5 2-4pm Collection 096 73508 ** All participants must wear old clothes when working with dyes Walsh Street, Ballina. (beside the Jackie Clarke Collection)

Ballina Salmon Festival 5k

Pearse St, Ballina @ 7.30m. A favourite event in the calendar, the Ballina Salmon Festival 5K in aid of River Moy Search and Rescue takes place on Tuesday evening. The race is fully timed, and the route returning to the finish line along the River Moy is pleasant and scenic. Register at Rouses Bar, Pearse […]

‘NATIONAL HERITAGE DAY’

Step back in time on National Heritage Day - Wednesday 13th July  Irelands best craftsmen and women demonstrate their time-honoured traditional skills. Basket making, thatching, turf cutting, cooperage, spinning, thatching, glass blowing, and weaving are exhibited on the streets of the town. Watch a blacksmith at work. Wander the streets, soak up the atmosphere as […]

18 Hole Stableford Golf Competition – Junior Under 16 Boys and Girls

New to the Festival Programme - 18 Hole Stableford Golf Competition - Junior Under 16 Boys and Girls on Wednesday 13th July. GUI Golf Handicap Required Timesheet for the competition and to Register for the competition and further information please contact Ballina Golf Club on 09621050 Junior Member €5 Non Members €15

Birds of Prey – Sponsored by the Jackie Clarke Collections Community Programme

Not to be missed! Jason Deasy and his magnificent birds of prey from Mount Falcon will be here at the Jackie Clarke Collection this National heritage Day from 3pm in the Walled Heritage Garden at the Jackie Clarke Collection. Visit the garden in the afternoon ffor a fascinating display! Jason will personally introduce each of […]

ARTS CENTRE WORKSHOPS

ARTS CENTRE WORKSHOPS SUITABLE FOR BOYS AND GIRLS 5YRS PLUS -  Running Monday 11th, Tuesday 12th, Thursday 14th and Friday 14th July.  15 MAX PER CLASS WITH A NON REFUNDABLE €5 BOOKING FEE VIA THE FESTIVAL OFFICE by calling 096 72800, or booking online at this link Book Art Camp Thursday 14th July 10:45am   -   11:45am […]

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Puppet Making Workshop at the Jackie Clarke Collection

Puppet Making Workshop  Thurs 14th July Bring along your old sock and prepare and bring to life your own puppet! Followed by puppet show in the Jackie Clarke Garden. Limited numbers booking essential by calling Jackie Clarke Collection 096 73508 Age 4ys + Cost €5 10am – 1pm at the Walled Heritage Garden in the […]

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Old World School games on Walsh St, Ballina

12th, 14th & 15th July Old World School games on Walsh St, Ballina. Enjoy activities such as chalk pavement art, skipping, hula hup, paper doll cut outs, painting stations, hop-scotch, snakes & ladders, and board games. Between Walsh St & the Jackie Clarke Collection walled heritage garden. Family Event, Free all Day

YOGA FOR KIDS WITH MARIE LOFTUS

JOIN US IN THE SUBLIME WALLED GARDEN OF THE JACKIE CLARKE COLLECTION AND ENJOY AN INTRODUCTION TO THIS WONDERFUL ACTIVITY 6-12 year olds FREE EVENT BUT BRING A MAT OR TOWEL

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Ballina Salmon Festival Busking Competition is Back.

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 […]

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Lunch Time Concert at the Core Stage

The Core Stage @ the Jackie Clare Collection, Lunchtime Daily, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday. Admission :Free After the success of the event, which started in 2017, running into 2019, we are delighted to welcome the young musicians from The Core back to their own dedicated stage for this years Ballina Salmon Festival. The Core is run […]