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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‘Superstar’ Heroes for Hospice

We are so excited to reveal that - in conjunction with Heroes for Hospice,  they will bring their latest sell-out musical production from Spring "Superstar" back to the stage of the Ballina Arts Centre as part of the 2022 festival programme. Set to an epic, rock-themed soundtrack, “Superstar” delivers a contemporary, emotionally-charged exploration of 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.  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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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

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)

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‘Superstar’ Heroes for Hospice

We are so excited to reveal that - in conjunction with Heroes for Hospice,  they will bring their latest sell-out musical production from Spring "Superstar" back to the stage of the Ballina Arts Centre as part of the 2022 festival programme. Set to an epic, rock-themed soundtrack, “Superstar” delivers a contemporary, emotionally-charged exploration of the […]

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 in the walled garden of the Jackie Clarke Collection

Not to be missed! Jason Deasy and his magnificent birds of prey from Mount Falcon will be 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 his […]

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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Create, Write & Perform your own Personal Production in the Jackie Clarke Collection

Create, Write & Perform your own personal production. 11am – 4pm Thursday14th & Friday 15th July Age 12+ Cost €10 for 2 days 11am-4pm Students will script, prepare, and deliver their own play on Friday afternoon @ 3pm. Funded by Jackie Clarke Collection, Limited numbers booking essential by calling Jackie Clarke Collection 096 73508

Conal Gallen: Back for the Craic!!

Conal Gallen: Back for the Craic!! - 8pm, Thursday 14th July, Commencing 8pm We are delighted to welcome Conal back to Ballina for his now annual visit during the Salmon Festival week !! Donegal Comedian Conal Gallen is taking to the stage for a night filled with laughter, craic and song, during festival week! For […]

ARTS CENTRE WORKSHOPS

ARTS CENTRE WORKSHOPS SUITABLE FOR BOYS AND GIRLS FROM 5 YRS 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 Friday 15th July 10:45am […]

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Slime Day Workshop at the Jackie Clarke Collection

Slime Day Workshop: running from 10am-1pm, Friday 15th July 10-11am | 11-12 noon | 12-1pm Limited numbers booking essential by calling Jackie Clarke Collection 096 73580 Age 4yrs+ Cost €5 Running from10am-1pm

Lady of the Moy 2023

  Ballina Arts Centre 8pm Lady of the Moy 2023. Join us in Ballina Arts Centre as we choose this year’s lady. Holding the title of The Lady of The Moy is regarded as honour for the winning Lady, that offers great opportunities throughout the week of the festival and also throughout the year 2023. […]

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Ballina Lions Club Charity Golf Classic 2023 as part of Ballina Salmon Festival

Ballina Lions Club, in conjunction with Ballina Salmon Festival, is pleased to announce the hosting of a Charity Golf Classic at Ballina Golf Club on July 7th and 8th, 2023, with proceeds going to the Mayo Rape Crisis Centre & Foxford & District Alzheimer Trust. Funds raised at the Ballina Lions Club Golf Classic will go directly towards supporting […]

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Ballina Lions Club Charity Golf Classic 2023 as part of Ballina Salmon Festival

Ballina Lions Club, in conjunction with Ballina Salmon Festival, is pleased to announce the hosting of a Charity Golf Classic at Ballina Golf Club on July 7th and 8th, 2023, with proceeds going to the Mayo Rape Crisis Centre & Foxford & District Alzheimer Trust. Funds raised at the Ballina Lions Club Golf Classic will go directly towards supporting […]

Sharon Shannon at Ballina Arts Centre as part of Ballina Salmon Festival

We are thrilled to welcome the brilliant Sharon Shannon back to Ballina to begin this year’s Salmon Festival in style. While she is known for her arrangements of traditional Irish tunes and Irish influenced compositions. Sharon has always been eager to explore new styles, and to meet and work with other musicians. She has achieved […]

TELUS International Ballina Salmon Run Sprint Triathlon

Presented by Liquid Motion The fastest Sprint Triathlon in the West is back again this year at 11am. Sail down 750m in the River Moy, a flattish bike 20km course out and back and a scenic 5km down by the river to finish it off! More at https://www.facebook.com/LiquidMotionTriathlonClub  

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Lunch Time Concert at the Core Stage

The Core Stage @ the Jackie Clare Collection, Lunchtime Daily, Monday Tuesday, Thursday, Friday. Admission: Free After the success of the event, 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 under the auspices of Music Generation […]

Festival Cocktails & Vinyl Night at the Connacht Distillery

Choose from two different festival experiences at the Connacht Distillery as part of a very special Connacht Distillery Salmon Festival night.     Connacht Distillery Experience 6.30-9pm Exclusive behind the scenes tour of the distillery with Head Distiller Ryan Friesen, and enjoy an evening of tasting and talks about the Connacht Distillery products, followed by […]

It’s a Racket! Squash-give it a go!

Ballina Stephenites GAA Club 2-3:30pm A super introduction to this vibrant, fun game by the Squash coaches in Ballina Stephenites GAA Club. 2-3:30pm Girls & Boys, 8-12 years of age. Equipment provided €5pp non refundable. Booking at Ballina Tourist Office 096 72800  

‘Go Fly Your Kite’ At Ballina Library

A workshop based in Ballina Library incorporating a Mary Poppins theme. Two event bookings on the one day : 10-10:45am 12-12:45 pm Suitable for 5–11-year-olds. FREE event but workshop must be registered for by calling 094 9064454  

Festival Fun ‘Tug of War’

Green space in the centre of Belleek Athletic Track 7pm Its Back ! and thanks to Tug of War Ireland. after a break of over ten years, Ballina Salmon Festival is delighted to welcome back 'Festival Friendly Tug of War' Featuring Teams of Mixed, Men & Women, €50 per team, Youth Team (14-18 yrs Free) […]

Ballina Salmon Festival 60th Anniversary launch party

Join us for an evening of celebration as we look back in time, at 60 years of Ballina Salmon Festival, celebrating with former Chairpeople, volunteers, sponsors, community and sporting clubs. Music for the launch will be provided by 17-year-old singer-songwriter Nessa Ruane Dalton, the festival busking winner of 2023, with Michael D McAndrew of Midwest […]