Events by Type - Arts

Féile Brian Boru 2019 will take place from Wednesday 17th July to Sunday 21st July.

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Gardening & Make your own Bird Feeder
Wednesday 17th July - 11:00 am Killaloe/Ballina Community & Family Resource Centre
€5.00

A fun workshop for 4 – 8 year olds which will explore gardening and making birdfeeders from natural products. €5.00 pp. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Tickets are available HERE. ***Please note Killaloe Library provides free internet and low cost printing***  

Drama Workshop (4 – 7 year olds)
Wednesday 17th July - 2:00 pm Killaloe/Ballina Community & Family Resource Centre
€5.00

Have fun, gain confidence and get creative in our drama workshop specifically designed for kids from 4 – 7 years old. €5.00 pp. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Tickets available HERE **Please note Killaloe Library provide free internet access and low costs printing**

Drama Workshop (8 – 12 year olds)
Wednesday 17th July - 3:30 pm Killaloe/Ballina Community & Family Resource Centre
€5.00

Have fun, gain confidence and get creative in our drama workshop designed for 8 – 12 year olds. €5.00 pp. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Tickets available HERE **Please note Killaloe Library provides free internet access and low cost printing**

Gardening & Make your own Bird Feeder
Thursday 18th July - 1:00 pm Killaloe/Ballina Community & Family Resource Centre
€5.00

A fun workshop for 4 – 8 year olds which will explore gardening and making birdfeeders from natural products. €5.00 pp. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Tickets available HERE **Please note Killaloe Library provide free internet and low cost printing**

Drama Workshop (4 – 7 year olds)
Thursday 18th July - 2:00 pm Killaloe/Ballina Community & Family Resource Centre
€5.00

Have fun, gain confidence and get creative in our drama workshop specifically designed for kids from 4 – 7 years old. €5.00 pp. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Tickets available HERE **Please note Killaloe Library provides free internet access and low cost printing**

Drama Workshop (8 – 12 year olds)
Thursday 18th July - 3:30 pm Killaloe/Ballina Community & Family Resource Centre
€5.00

Have fun, gain confidence and get creative in our drama workshop designed for 8 – 12 year olds. €5.00 pp. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Tickets available HERE **Please note Killaloe Library provides free internet access and low cost printing**

‘The Bridge’ Photographic Exhibition Opening
Thursday 18th July - 7:00 pm The Bridge Creative Arts Centre, Ballina Quay
Free

This is the inaugural exhibition of The Bridge, a new creative arts centre in the twin-towns of Killaloe/Ballina. This landscape photography installation is a collaborative project between local photographers Arkadiusz Baczkowski and Robert Fairfield that features images of this striking but often overlooked part of Ireland. The exhibition has been selected for PhotoIreland Festival 2019.… Read More

Beginner’s Art for Adults
Friday 19th July - 10:00 am Killaloe/Ballina Community & Family Resource Centre
€10.00

Interested in learning how to draw and paint? Then here is your chance under the experienced tutorage of talented local artist Marian Conroy. Materials Supplied. €10.00 pp. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Tickets available HERE **Please note Killaloe Library provide free internet access and low cost printing**

The Secret Chord
Friday 19th July - 8:30 pm The Bridge Creative Arts Centre, Ballina Quay
Free

An evening of Poetry and Music with Mike and Austin Durack and guest writers Sandra Lefroy, Deirdre Grimes Patricia-Anne Moore and Fiona Clark-Echlin. There will also be an open-mic on the night so come along and read your own work or a favourite poem or short piece of literature. Admission Free and All are Welcome!… Read More

Children’s Art Competition
Saturday 20th July - 11:00 am Killaloe Library
Free

A fun art competition for children of all ages. Followed by judging and prize giving. Sponsored by Benson Box

Rhythm by the Lake – Fuinneamh the Community Drum
Saturday 20th July - 12:30 pm Outside Killaloe Library
Free

A 14ft drum for all to play – no experience of drumming needed! Pop down anytime between 12:30 & 2pm and give it a go! Made from 90% repurposed material from all over Ireland. This drum is about creating community while having fun together, it’s for all ages and abilities. To play Fuinneamh all you… Read More

Killaloe Farmers Market
Sunday 21st July - 11:00 am Between the Waters, Killaloe
Free

Visitors and locals alike get an opportunity to sample the delights of our weekly Sunday Market.

Craft Fair
Sunday 21st July - 11:00 am The Lakeside Hotel & Leisure Centre
Free

Works from top local crafts people, including jewellery, photography, paintings, card making, castings, stained glass, quilling, etc. Admission is Free and all are welcome!

Traditional Family Fun Day
Sunday 21st July - 2:00 pm Cathedral Quay, Killaloe
€5.00 for 5 tickets

€5 for 5 tickets – payable at the Gate. Activities which require a ticket are marked below: ARCHERY (TICKET) – Do you think you could be the next Brian Ború? Then come along and have a go at our Archery shooting ranges. Archery shooting ranges are open to both adults and children.  Archery is one of the oldest… Read More

Malcolm the Marmoset PI.
Sunday 21st July - 2:00 pm The Lakeside Hotel & Leisure Centre
€5.00

This immersive multi-media story includes a marmoset, a snake, gorilla, sloth, gibbon and a toucan, soundtracked by a world class line-up of musicians brought together by the Music Generation Limerick City team – including Diane Daly, Kathleen Turner, Boris Hunka, Aine Doolan, Jean Wallace, Ciara Meade and more. The showing takes place within its own micro-theatre… Read More