Balmoral Show Awarded ‘Best Festival in Northern Ireland’

15th Sep 2023

The Royal Ulster Agricultural Society is delighted to announce that the Balmoral Show was recently awarded the accolade of ‘Best Festival in Northern Ireland’ at the Northern Ireland Hospitality Awards 2023.



Celebrating excellence in the hospitality industry, the awards aim to showcase and appreciate the best practices and talents in the industry, promoting growth, diversity, and community engagement.

Rhonda Geary, Operations Director at the Royal Ulster Agricultural Society commented,

‘We are thrilled that the 2023 Balmoral Show was awarded Best Festival in NI at the recent Northern Ireland Hospitality Awards! The Society is delighted to see the Show continue to be recognised as a fun-filled day out for the whole family, with agriculture at the heart of our busy programme. We would like to thank all of the volunteers, staff and sponsors for their hard work and continued support throughout the year - without you, the Show wouldn’t be possible’.

A Spokesperson for the Northern Ireland Hospitality Awards 2023 said,

‘These Awards celebrate the heartbeat of our region's hospitality industry. They not only recognise excellence but also inspire continuous growth, promoting a spirit of innovation that shapes the future of Northern Ireland's hospitality landscape.

We would like to extend our heartfelt congratulations to all the winners and nominees. Their dedication and hard work have made a significant impact on Northern Ireland's hospitality sector, contributing to its growth and success.’