The first ‘Market on the Square’ in Portaferry will take place on Saturday 7 July 2018!
Market on the Square, Portaferry
Market on the Square, takes place on the first Saturday of the month (July-December) in and around the recently refurbished Portaferry Market House.
There is a wealth of extremely talented people in the Portaferry area, so join us to celebrate the area’s artisan food and crafts. Take time to interact with local food and craft producers and learn about their art.
Why not make a day of it? Come down to the Visitor Information Centre from 2pm for an afternoon of Free Family Fun and visit the ‘Art in the Loft’ exhibition series while you’re there.
At 3pm, there will be a 1.5 hour guided walking tour of Portaferry starting from outside the Portaferry hotel. Cost: £15pp, children under 16 Free. Minimum group size 2 adults. Easy walk with no fitness level required. More details are available on www.ardspeninsulatours.com
Or discover Portaferry's new Arts & Heritage Centre, Portico, a stunningly-restored grade A listed former church modelled on the Greek temple of Nemesis. As well as a wide range of concerts, from country to classical, you can take an architectural tour, view the local history exhibitions, listen to the Christian Music timeline, browse arts and crafts, play on the interactive tablets, watch archive films, visit the organ loft and even have a go on the enormous organ! Open from 11am to 4pm Tues-Sat, and 2-4pm Sunday. Free but donations requested. For further information and upcoming events please visit www.porticoards.com