Ballina Salmon Festival 2014

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS 6th – 13th July 2014

Please note the dates, times and events listed below are subject to change without notice.

This year of 2014 will see the 50th anniversary of the Ballina Salmon Festival and our biggest festival yet. We are very busy planning a jam-packed calendar of events which we will put up as soon as all specifics are confirmed.

Please check below for the main attractions that will feature in our festival. Hope to see you here!

**If you don’t know where the venue is, click on the location i.e Tom Ruane Park, and you’ll find it on Google Maps.**

Main Events

Date Event Venue Time
Thursday 26th June Lady of the Moy Hotel Ballina 8pm
Sunday 6th July Teddy Bears Picnic Tom Ruane Park 2pm – 5pm
A Night in Rio Abbey Street 8pm
Monday 7th The Irish Garth Brooks Experience Hotel Ballina 9pm
Monday 7th – Friday 18th July Visual Art Ballina Civic Offices All Day
Tuesday 8th July 10k Fun Run Road Race in conjunction with Ballina Athletic Club Route Confirmed 7pm
Kíla Ballina Arts Centre €20 – Contact Arts Centre 8pm
Bagatelle Hotel Ballina – €15 Entry
Wednesday 9th July Heritage Day Town Centre Ballina All Day
Thursday 10th July It’s a Knockout Scoil Padraig 7.45pm
Friday 11th July Krazy Kart O’Rahilly Street 8pm
Saturday 12th July Mardi Gras Convent Hill through the Town Centre 10pm
Monster Fireworks Display Overlooking the River Moy 11pm
Sunday 13th July Duck Race River Moy 7.30pm
‘A Bit of a Do’ Ballina Hospital Grounds 3pm-5pm
International Night Town Centre Ballina 6pm – 10pm
Eamon Joyce Memorial Cup Scoil Padraig 4pm


* Every month throughout the year there is a Ballina Car boot Sale in Belleek Football pitch. Please check out their page for more details.


  • Ballina Athletic Club
    July 8th 2014

    10k Fun Run Road Race in conjunction with Ballina Athletic Club Registration will commence from 5:30PM this evening in Scoil Padraig N.S., Market Square, Ballina. Walkers start @ 6:30PM, main race @ 7:00PM and the junior race @ 7:05PM

  • Mayo Rose Hannah Ferguson Lady of the Moy 2013
    May 7th 2014

    Congratulations to Hannah Ferguson on her selection as the Mayo Rose 2014

Bleach Cosplay Costumes