Live music in Ward Park at the bandstand with Summer Sundays!

7 July 2019 - 25 August 2019

There will be live music performances at the bandstand in Ward Park throughout July and August.
Check below to find out who is playing and when, or download the leaflet.

Please feel free to bring along a picnic, but note that the park operates a strict no alcohol policy.

Check out the Summer Sundays page for the kids competition and summer discounts on food, drink and activitities across the town.


Sunday 7 July, 4pm–6pm
Victory Rollers
Be taken back in time with sounds of the 40s and 50s with this Andrew’s Sisters inspired close harmony group, bringing you the very best of swing, soda pop shop and war time classics.

Sunday 14 July, 3pm-5pm
High Lonesome

A Belfast five-piece, inspired by a passion for American country, honkytonk and rockabilly. Their music is a mixture of originals, classic country and rock ’n’ roll.

Sunday 21 July, 3pm-5pm
Arms of Venus de Milo

One of Northern Ireland's most established and most exciting rock & indie cover bands!

Sunday 28 July, 3pm-5pm
Lonesome George

This emerging band deliver an exciting fusion of traditional tunes and contemporary songwriting that lends an immediacy to their sound that is rare to find.


Sunday 4 August, 3pm-5pm
Grumpy Aul Folkers

This local four-piece bring a mix of rock, folk, reggae, pop and country to the stage.

Sunday 11 August, 3pm-5pm
No Oil Paintings with special guest Chris Wilson

A fast, funky four-piece Bluegrass band, delivering a mix of traditional Appalachian tunes.

Sunday 18 August, 3pm-5pm
Wasted Talent

Local favourites delivering punk rock from bands such as Sex Pistols, Clash, SLF, PiL and Dead Kennedy’s along with some original tunes.

Sunday 25 August, 2.30pm–5pm
*** Come along to the Bluegrass Picnic, the finale to Music in the Park! ***
Mules and Men, alongside the Open House Choir

Bound together by a shared love of folk and bluegrass, this four-piece band deliver classic sounds uniquely reworked drawing on a wide range of influences.
There will be childrens crafts and food stalls from 1pm, so grab a bite to eat and enjoy this amazing finale!


*If the weather is inclement the event may be cancelled.
Event photography will take place during events.
Line up subject to change.

7 July 2019 - 25 August 2019

Opening Times

  • See band times


  • Free!

Contact Details

  • Address Band Stand Ward Park Bangor BT20 4LG
  • Telephone
  • Email
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