Take a seaside trip to Portaferry for Portico of Ards' Comedy Arts Festival 17-25 September

17 September 2021 - 25 September 2021

**Please always check Portico's website before attending an event to ensure you are up to date on any Covid restrictions or rescheduling. Refunds are available up to 24 hours before a gig.**

After the year we've all had, who's up for some fun?

Running across two weekends, the festival includes The Pirates of Penzance from English touring company Opera Anywhere, stand-up comedy from Neil Delamere as well as Paddy Raff (and Nigel of course), and comedy theatre from William Caulfield as Our Jimmy. Families will love the amazing animation with piano and organ accompaniment from the young Scott Bros Duo and the festival concludes with dancing to the Motown magic tribute band The Iconettes with The Hitzvilles. All events take place in the Portico of Ards, a beautifully restored church which is now an Arts and Heritage Centre.

17 September 

Opera Anywhere: The Pirates of Penzance 

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18 September

Paddy and Nigel On Tour at Portico Ards - SOLD OUT

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19 September

Scott Brothers Duo – Family Show 

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23 September

Our Jimmy – Past and Present

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24 September 

Neil Delamere: Liminal - SOLD OUT

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25 September 

The Iconettes: Motown Magic

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Supported by Ards and North Down Borough Council.

17 September 2021 - 25 September 2021

Opening Times

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Contact Details

  • Address The Portico of Ards Meetinghouse Street Portaferry Co Down BT22 1LE
  • Telephone 028 4272 8808
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