BE PART OF THE 42nd BALLYSHANNON FOLK & TRADITIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
Calling all Folk and Traditional Musicians and singers – don’t miss your chance to be part of the Ballyshannon Folk & Traditional Music Festival, the longest running Folk & Traditional Music Festival in Ireland, celebrating its 42nd birthday this year.
The festival will host its annual showcase final on Friday 5th July. Entry is now open under two categories, bands and solo artists. Competing for a total prize fund of €1,000, entries close on Friday 28th June. Check out all the terms and conditions on www.ballyshannonfolkfestival.com
The winners in each category will be performing as part of the line-up to this year’s 42nd festival, live in the marquee, playing alongside names like the legendary Aslan, Goats Don’t Shave, Hothouse Flowers ,Henry Girls, Alan Kelly Gang Feat Eddi Reader, Dave Munnelly Band, Frankie Gavin & The Provenance, Paddy Casey and Billow Wood (Last Years Winners) . The competition is open to folk and traditional musical genres and styles and to all ages and nationalities. The Showcase has always been an important aspect to the festival as a platform for new and emerging talent on the Folk and Traditional Music scene.
This is your opportunity to be part of the longest running Folk & Traditional Music Festival in Ireland