On: November 9, 2020

Help us illuminate Ballinasloe this Christmas and be in with a chance of winning one of 10 amazing prizes. This year we want to make the town extra special but we need your support, and buying these tickets will do just that.

https://www.shopballinasloe.ie/product/tickets-for-ballinasloe-christmas-illuminations-project/  Important: When you purchase your tickets online, you will receive an email within 1-2 business days confirming your ticket numbers for the draw. You will not receive physical tickets. Winners draw takes place 19th December live on the Ballinasloe Life Facebook page with a Lucky Dip draw on 20th December. The first 10 tickets drawn for lucky dip of the 10 fabulous prizes.

The Ballinasloe Town Team under the umbrella of BACD Ltd. (Ballinasloe Area Community Development Ltd.) have undertaking the Christmas Lights again this year. We are delighted after months of work by the subcommittee funding for the Purchase of New lights was secured from Galway Rural Development under the LEADER Programme, Ballinasloe Credit Union & Galway County Council under the Towns & Villages Programme. As part of the stipulation of grant Aid there is a requirement for the community to contribute match funding for the installation, storage and maintenance of the lights for the next 5 years.

We are running a Xmas Raffle draw, with amazing prizes which have been donated by local businesses. The whole idea of the campaign and the lights is to lift the spirit of the town and encourage the community to support our local businesses in these difficult times and really drive home the message of “Shop Local, Support Local” this Christmas.