Mayo Manchester Tradfest Charity Gala Concert in Ballina
MMTradfest Annual Charity Gala Concert
This special evening will be donating all its profits to the Manchester Emergency Appeal to help those people and families who were caught up in the recent Terrorist attack in Manchester.
Now in its fifth year with a cast of just over one hundred Irish singers, musicians and dancers from Mayo and Manchester the Mayo Manchester Gala Concert at the Ballina Arts Centre promises to be a night to remember. The event has been kindly sponsored by Rosgal Civil Engineering, Manchester.
Hosted by 'The Voice of Old Trafford' Mr Alan Keegan from Manchester United Football club who is flying in from United's USA Tour to host the evening.
Performers from Manchester include Joe Keegan from the TV Show The Voice, plus the award winning Fianna Phadraig Pipe Band and the Keegan Academy of Irish Dancing which is run by the new Lord of the Dance - James Keegan and his sister Louise. Performers from Mayo include Sean Nos Dancers Tommy Stenson and The Ganley Sisters, Singer songwriter Dennis McCalmount, there is also a specially commissioned performance from Lavinia Gilmartin's award winning Heroes for Hospice group, and Jiving Juniors as seen on RTE TV.
This annual event always sells out in advance and you are urged to purchase your tickets well in advance to avoid disappointment. Tickets are just 15 Euros each, but there are early bird tickets priced at just 10 Euros each available until the end of June.