Schools Box Office Now Open for Baboró 2019

The Schools Box Office is now open and accepting requests from all school groups who would like to attend the 23rd annual Baboró International Arts Festival for Children. The Online Booking Request Form can be found here.

Ticket & Subsidy Information

Performance ticket prices: €6.50 per child & €5.50 per child for registered DEIS schools.

Literature Event ticket prices: €5 per child.

Creative Connections sessions: Free.

Visual Art guided tours: Free.

Free Teacher/SNA Tickets: 1 per 10 children. Preschools - 1 per 5 children. Additional Needs - as required.

Bus Subsidy Scheme: Claim back some of your bus hire costs after the festival. You will receive further details about this with your booking confirmation.

Important Dates

Wednesday 11 September: First Round Booking Deadline.
Requests after this date are considered, however, likelihood of attending one of your top 3 preferences is greatly reduced.

Week of Monday 23 September: Notification of Allocation.
Schools will be notified of their allocation with a Baboró schedule, invoice, and a pre-engagement pack including venue information via email. Please do not call for information on your booking before this date, as it takes one week to complete the allocations for all schools.

Wednesday 9 October: Payment Due in Full.
Cash is not accepted. Payment methods will be outlined with notification of your allocation. Bookings are not considered complete and confirmed until full payment has been received.

Monday 14 October - Sunday 20 October: Baboró 2019
School events take place 9.30am-1.30pm Monday-Friday.


Click here to book online. Not sure which event is right for your group? Contact Kirsty on 091 562642, or email