One of the biggest event days in the year - Saturday 20 April

20 April 2019 - 22 April 2019
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The fun starts at 12noon and there is something for everyone throughout the town.

Featuring some of your favourite storybook characters, Mr McGregor's Garden, children's workshops, Hotch Potch Fairy Tale Tours, the Easter Bunny, storytelling, Puppet Shows and so much more!

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--------------------- MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT ---------------------

We are very excited to announce that we will be hosting the Milkshake Live! Monkey's Milkshake Musical on Saturday 20th April at the McKee Clock Arena.

Tickets will go on sale for this outdoor event on Tuesday 19th March for £5pp.

All tickets will go on sale on Tuesday 19 March - look out on our Facebook page for live info.

Book Online or call 028 9127 0069 / 028 9182 6846
Subject to availability.

Event Days


Project 24, Queen’s Parade 

  • 'Pop-up Roller Disco' [Tickets £1.50(ad), £1(ch)]
  • ‘Over The Shoulder’ Artists at work
  • Music, Food and Family Fun

Town Hall

  • Mr McGregor’s Garden
  • Crafts
  • Plant and Play Roadshow workshops
  • Chocolate making
  • Clayrazy workshops
  • 'Shed of Stories’ Pop Up Library
  • Giant Games
  • Warrior Assault taster sessions
  • Plus, Peter Rabbit™ will be making personal appearances at intervals throughout the day

Main Street and High Street
Organised by Bangor Chamber and Main Street, My Street

  • The Easter Bunny, Menarys Bangor 
  • Easter Kids Craft, Menarys and Sostrene Grene
  • Easter Biscuit decorating, The Heatherlea
  • Storytelling sessions, Easons
  • Punch and Judy shows, Focus
  • The Bangor Chick Challenge, can you find the Easter Chicks hiding throughout the town? 

Boat Tours - Tickets must be pre-booked

  • Pirate Boat Trips – 3pm / £6 per ticket / meeting point at the Jetty beside Pickie Fun Park. Duration 45min. Every passenger will recieve a free pirate mask and Treasure Island book to take home. Hear the story of children’s favourite fairy tale ‘Treasure Island’ as you sail the waters.
     
  • Jenny Watts Tour – 4.30pm / £12 / meeting point at the Jetty beside Pickie Fun Park. Duration 1 hour. Hear the legend story of Jenny Watt, visit the cave where she hid. Finish off the tour by visiting the oldest pub Jenny Watt and receive a complimentary dram of whiskey or rum which Jenny herself smuggled. Strictly for ages 18yrs+.

Promenade
Children’s Land Train

Translink
Selfie Mirror (12noon-3pm)

Ward Park

  • Storytelling, Bangor Library
  • Hotch Potch Tiny Tours 

Ward Park
Free music at the bandstand 3–5pm. Bring along your own picnic

Boat Tours - Tickets must be pre-booked

  • Pirate Boat Trips – 3pm / £6 per ticket / meeting point at the Jetty beside Pickie Fun Park. Duration 45min. Every passenger will recieve a free pirate mask and Treasure Island book to take home. Hear the story of children’s favourite fairy tale ‘Treasure Island’ as you sail the waters.
     
  • Jenny Watts Tour – 4.30pm / £12 / meeting point at the Jetty beside Pickie Fun Park. Duration 1 hour. Hear the legend story of Jenny Watt, visit the cave where she hid. Finish off the tour by visiting the oldest pub Jenny Watt and receive a complimentary dram of whiskey or rum which Jenny herself smuggled. Strictly for ages 18yrs+.

Ward Park 

  • Hotch Potch Tiny Tours
  • Jump, Jiggle and Jive
  • ‘Shed of Stories’ Pop Up Library
  • Giant Games
  • Plus, Peter Rabbit™ will be making personal appearances at intervals throughout the day

North Down Museum
Easter egg hunt and crafts £1 (admission to Museum, free)
 

Main Street and High Street 
Organised by Bangor Chamber and Main Street, My Street

  • The Bangor Chick Challenge
  • Punch and Judy Show, Menary’s
  • Storytelling, Easons

Project 24, Queen’s Parade

  • 'Pop-up Roller Disco' [Tickets £1.50(ad), £1(ch)]
  • ‘Over The Shoulder’ Artists at work
  •  Music, Food and Family Fun

Boat Tours - Tickets must be pre-booked

  • Pirate Boat Trips – 3pm / £6 per ticket / meeting point at the Jetty beside Pickie Fun Park. Duration 45min. Every passenger will recieve a free pirate mask and Treasure Island book to take home. Hear the story of children’s favourite fairy tale ‘Treasure Island’ as you sail the waters.
     
  • Jenny Watts Tour – 4.30pm / £12 / meeting point at the Jetty beside Pickie Fun Park. Duration 1 hour. Hear the legend story of Jenny Watt, visit the cave where she hid. Finish off the tour by visiting the oldest pub Jenny Watt and receive a complimentary dram of whiskey or rum which Jenny herself smuggled. Strictly for ages 18yrs+.

All activities are FREE unless stated otherwise.

Ticketed events subject to availability and sold on a first come first served basis.

Events are subject to change.
Information correct at time of going to print.

For lots more to see and do this Easter in Ards and North Down: Easter 2019 

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20 April 2019 - 22 April 2019
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Opening Times

  • Saturday and Monday, 12noon-5pm
  • Activity times vary during the day - more info to follow
  • Sunday - 3pm-5pm, Ward Park

Prices

  • Free unless otherwise stated. All tickets must be pre-booked - release date 19 Tuesday
  • Milkshake Love! Monkeys Milkshake Musical - ideal for pre-school ages little ones (Sat only) £5
  • Boat Tours - Treasure Island Pirate themed - great for the kids! (Sat, Sun and Mon) £6
  • Boat Tours - The Legend of Jenny Watts - strictly over 18yrs (Sat, Sun and Mon) £12
  • Pop Up Roller Disco, Project 24 (Sat and Mon) £1.50 (Ad), £1 (Ch)

Contact Details

  • Address Bangor Co. Down BT20 4BT
  • Telephone 028 9127 0069 or 028 9182 6846
  • Email
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