10th September

Ards and North Down Borough Council in conjunction with the Ulster-Scots Agency are hosting an Ulster-Scots event at The Commons in Donaghadee featuring a full programme of Ulser-Scots music, activities and food with the highlight of the day being a performance from the world-renowned Red Hot Chilli Pipers.

The event will include a Peninsula Picnic Showcase featuring live food demonstrations, local artisan producers and lots of Ulster-Scots activities and entertainment.

At 7pm, the Ulster-Scots Juniors will take to the stage for their performance followed by the Red Hot Chilli Pipers at 7.30pm. Red Hot Chilli band is a world-famous bagpipe act that have reached incredible heights with their ground-breaking fusion of traditional Scottish music and rock/pop anthems which they proudly call 'Bag Rock'.   The band are used to playing prestigious events on an international stage.

Donaghadee are in for a treat with this special live show.

The day will culminate with a spectacular fireworks display at 9.30pm.

This is a FREE non-tickets event

Supported by the Ulster-Scots Agency, Northern Ireland Regional Food Programme, Northern Ireland Year of Food and Drink 2016 and the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs.

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