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Banbridge Town Centre, The Old Townhall, Banbridge, County Down, BT32 3DA


Buskfest is a annual outdoor busking competition held in Banbridge Town Centre.

On Saturday 24 June from 1pm – 4pm Banbridge will be buzzing when a multitude of musicians, singers, bands, solo artists and street performers take to the streets to compete for a portion of the total £3000 prize pot.

BuskFest is an excellent opportunity for musicians from near and far to showcase their talents and is a great day out for all the family to enjoy. From budding buskers to seasoned singers everyone is welcome to be part of this annual event.

The competition will take place in the town centre from 1pm – 4pm when participants will compete in a number of categories including Best Individual, Best Band, Best Junior, Best Performance, Spirit of Buskfest and Overall Winner. Judging takes place throughout the afternoon and this is followed by the prizegiving and winning performances in Solitude Park from 4.30pm – 6pm

Online registration is open from Monday 17th April and performers can register at

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Season (24 June 2023)
Saturday13:00 - 18:00

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