Music in the Park, every Sunday in July and August

The perfect way to spend an afternoon! Bring along family and friends, enjoy a picnic and take in the sounds of weekly live music throughout July and August.

Every Sunday from 3-5pm except Sunday 1 July - 4-6pm and Sunday 26 August 1-5pm (Music begins at 2.30pm)

Programmed by Open House Festival

July programme

Sunday 1 July
Katie and the Midnight Sailors
Harmony driven heartfelt music to sing loudly and stamp your feet to. Americana, folk, rock and even pop - presented with passion and attitude.

Sunday 8 July
The Sandrunners
Acoustic six piece delivering great original songs in their own unique style, from Americana to folk and rock.

Sunday 15 July
Mark Braidner Trio
An eclectic mix of down-home delta and country blues, this trio recreates the pre-war blues sounds of the 1920s American south, with a bit of rock ‘n roll and soul thrown in for good measure.

Sunday 22 July
Fealty's Back Bar Trad Session
Celebrating 40 years of Bangor’s regular Friday night traditional Irish music session.

Sunday 29 July
A rustic, soul-driven selection of country folk music with a voice that’s difficult to forget.

August programme

Sunday 5 August
19th Street Band
Often compared to June Carter and Johnny Cash, this Holywood Co Down/ USA act deliver red hot Americana, country and Rock’n’Roll on fiddle, guitar and vocals.

Sunday 12 August
Revival Picnic
A nostalgic trip back to Bangor’s holiday resort heyday, with Andrew’s Sisters styled harmony trio The Victory Rollers, and prizes for best dressed and best picnic.

Sunday 19 August
Punk in the Park
Members of Asylum Re’bel Stalag 17 Ensemble deliver a rousing selection of classic punk and new wave.

Sunday 26 August
Bluegrass Picnic - The Clay Pigeons
The Clay Pigeons bring you the fastest, funkiest Bluegrass music this side of the Atlantic, from traditional Appalachian tunes and songs, to banjo-heavy reworkings of a shed load of your favourite anthems.

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

1 July 2018 - 26 August 2018

Opening Times

  • 3pm-5pm
  • (Except Sunday 1 July; 4pm-6pm and Sunday 26 August; 1pm-5pm)


  • Free

Contact Details

  • Address Ward Park Bangor Co. Down BT20 4LG
  • Telephone 028 9127 0069
  • Email
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