A comprehensive guide to what's on this festive season

1 November 2019 - 1 January 2020

Ards and North Down is a hive of excitement during the Christmas season... the anticipation is high for the annual fireworks display in Bangor every year, those loking for that something unique to give to their closest enjoy the many artisan markets that showcase the local artists' work, the kids delight at the entertainment and of course at the sight of Santa himself...

There is so much to do. Read on for your full guide to Christmas and New Years in the borough.

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Sunday 1 December – Tuesday 24 December, Christmas Time Special, Ark Open Farm

Newtownards

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Sunday 15 December, Christmas trains at Drumawhey Junction Railway

12noon-4pm

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Various dates until 21 December, Santa at Mount Stewart

Come and visit Santa and Mrs. Claus in the wonderful setting of Mount Stewart House.

Various dates until Friday 20 December, Baby's First Christmas at Mount Stewart

Mount Stewart, National Trust

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7 December – 22 December (Various dates), Spirit of Christmas at Ballycultra at Ulster Folk Museum

Leave the hustle and bustle of the high street behind and step back in time to Ballycultra to experience the magic of a truly traditional Christmas from 100 years ago.

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Starting from Saturday 7 December, Christmas at WWT Castle Espie, Comber

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Thursday 19 December, Market Fresh Christmas Special

Project 24, Queen’s Parade, Bangor

From 5pm-8pm

Buy from your local makers and bakers this Christmas


Friday 20 December 6pm Frozen Singalong at The Portico of Ards, Portaferry

Some movies are worth melting for... Add a Sing-Along and what have you got? £5

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Saturday 21 December 7.30pm Carol Service at The Portico of Ards, Portaferry

Annual carol service at Portico.  Donations requested.

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New Year's Day Historic Ards Walk

Newtownards. From 1.30pm-3.30pm - sold out

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New Year's Day Historic Ards Walk

Newtownards. 11am-1pm

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New Year’s Day Walk, Mount Stewart

Newtownards. From 11am

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Mini train rides, Drumawhey Junction Railway | New Year’s trains

Donaghadee. From 1pm

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1 November 2019 - 1 January 2020

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Contact Details

  • Address Various locations in the borough Bangor Co. Down
  • Telephone 028 9127 0069 or 028 9182 6846
  • Email
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