Ballinasloe Fair & Festival 2020 has been cancelled due to the “continuing impact and uncertainty surrounding Covid-19”.
Organisers released a statement on Friday evening (June 26th).
“The committee made the decision in the interests of public health and safety and has agreed to meet in December to prepare for the return of the Ballinasloe Fair and Festival in 2021 and make advanced plans to celebrate the 300th anniversary in 2022.”
“The co-ordinating committee would like to thank the local community, sponsors, and all associations for their ongoing commitment and support.”
“We look forward to welcoming all participants and visitors to Ballinasloe Fair and Festival in 2021.” the spokesperson concluded.