Welcome to Buskfest
WELCOME to BuskFest 2014!
BuskFest is an international busking festival which takes place in Banbridge, County Down, Northern Ireland. The event, which is now in its 11th year, attracts 6000+ people from across the globe to Banbridge Town Centre.
This year's BuskFest took place on Saturday 21 June 2014.
This year's winners were:
Overall Winner - Matthew Malcolm
Best Band - The Left Backs
Best Individual - Jane Willow
Best Performance - Yegor Isain
Best Junior - Hugo Boitel-Gill
Spirit of BuskFest (Sponsored by The Outlet) - Que Pasa?
Thank you to all of our performers, our judges, Allison McGrath and Soulantics, our supporters (The Outlet and Sunflowerfest) and to the crowds of BuskFest audience members in the town centre and at Solitude Park. Thank you all for making it a truly memorable day!
BuskFest is excited to announce the Overall Winner of this year's festival not only received £1,000 in prize money, but also the opportunity to perform live at Sunflowerfest in August.
Now in its fifth year, the annual music and arts festival takes place at Tuddy's Farm in Hillsborough, Co.Down, from 22 to 25 August and hosts a plethora of the best local music artists, bands and international guests.
A multitude of arenas, mixed with fairytale and make believe, ensure an eclectic mix of music and arts to suit all ages and tastes.
Our friends at Sunflowerfest have kindly put three pairs of Sunday tickets up for grabs. To be in with a chance of winning, simply go to the BuskFest Facebook page (link below), 'Like' the competition post and leave a comment on why you love BuskFest before 30th June.
The winner of BuskFest will perform live on stage at Sunflowerfest on Saturday 23 August. For more details see www.sunflowerfest.co.uk
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