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A packed programme of puppet performance, workshops and fun!

The Puppet Festival is back with a jammed programme of puppet performance, workshops and general puppetry shenanigans. Taking place at venues across the Borough this is a unique and fun filled treat for children of all ages…!



North Down Museum | Sat 27 May | 11am - 3pm | FREE

Puppets will be taking over North Down Museum on Saturday 27 May with a number of drop-in performances and a workshop!

Also, due to popular demand a second performance has been scheduled of "Elves and the Shoemaker" by Banyan Theatre Company at 3:45pm. This performance is FREE however, pre-booking is ESSENTIAL as tickets sell out very quickly! You can book via Ticketsource 



The Three Little Pigs

By Little Gem Puppets

Exploris Aquarium | Sunday 28 May | 12 pm and 2 pm | Duration: 30 mins | FREE performance - Exploris admission charges apply.



By Strangeface Theatre Company      

Castle Espie Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre |Sunday 28 May | between 11am and 4pm |Duration: 20 minutes | FREE performance -Castle Espie admission charge applies



By Little Gem Puppets 

Monday 29 May at 12pm and 2pm | Donaghadee Paddling Pool (Or Donaghadee Community Centre if inclement weather) | Duration: 30 mins | FREE


Download the festival flyer here 

27 May 2017 - 29 May 2017
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Opening Times

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Contact Details

  • Address Borough wide Bangor Co Down
  • Telephone 028 9181 0803
  • Email Ards Arts
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