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This Week

Hands holding Comber Early potatoes
LocationComber

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

The annual Comber Earlies Food Festival, taking place on Saturday 22 June 2024, is always a…

Copper mug
Location218A Abbey Road, Millisle

Openings

Season

24th June 2024

Create your own copper cup at Lake & Oak Coppersmithing's Sip and Solder workshop. No experience…

Paddleboarders of all ages standing with boards and paddles back from a session on the waters of Ballymoran Bay
LocationKillinchy

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

Master the basics of staying afloat on a stand-up paddleboard and tour around the beautiful little…

Mae Murray Foundation summer 2024 activity poster with supported by Ards and North Down Borough Council and Department for Communities
LocationGroomsport

Openings

Season

21st June 2024

Mae Murray Foundation All-Ability Fun Days sprinkled through June, July and August at Groomsport…

Potato graphic with information on the Big Foodie Quiz, date, time, price and location.
LocationComber

Openings

Season

20th June 2024

Bring your appetite for knowledge and join McBrides on the Square for a night of fun, food trivia,…

Collage of two images, left hand side close up of No 14 Restaurant sign and right hand image, chef Paul Cunningham standing with his arms folded.
LocationComber

Openings

Season

26th June 2024

With Paul and Jim working side by side in the kitchen, you can be sure that you will enjoy an…

Artist Jenni Robinson
Location(next door to Cex on Main St)., Bangor

Openings

9am-5pm. Meet at 8.45am

22nd June 2024

Join local landscape artist Jenni Robinson for an immersive day of art, based around the beautiful…

Silver Clay for Beginners with Louisa McCartney
LocationNewtownards

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

Silver Clay for Beginners with Louisa McCartney from Dogstar Silver

Two green apples with a butterfly perched on one.
LocationComber

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

Discover the wonders of the Sensory Garden at Castle Espie with a guided tour. Plus enjoy a free…

Bangor Market sign
LocationEnter off Main Street or Castle Park Road, Bangor

Openings

Season

26th June 2024

Bangor market has been a tradition for many years and the go to for local fresh produce. Situated…

An aerial photo of portaferry with sold out note
LocationPortaferry

Openings

7pm-9pm

20th June 2024

This experience is now sold out. Immerse yourself in the tranquil surroundings of Strangford Lough…

Cockle Row Cottages
LocationMain Street, Groomsport

Openings

Season

23rd June 2024

Each Sunday throughout the summer will see activities and entertainment visiting the seaside…

Summer Solstice Family We-Treat Day Yoga & Alpacas
LocationCarrowdore, Newtownards

Openings

Season

23rd June 2024

Family yoga in nature, see the alpacas, welcome the summer solstice with mindful crafts

Brendan Jamison - Full Circle
LocationBangor

Openings

Season

1st June 2024-30th June 2024

Explore sculptures and artworks in the beautiful surroundings of The Walled Garden, Bangor.

couple in kitchen with Tracey making bread.
LocationKillinchy

Openings

Season

21st June 2024

Join me in my Farmhouse kitchen on the shores of Strangford Lough. You will be warmly welcomed to…

The Mikado  performed by Opera Anywhere
LocationPortaferry

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

With a twist on the Gilbert and Sullivan classic, Opera Anywhere's new version of The Mikado is set…

Food
LocationComber

Openings

Season

23rd June 2024

A Sunday Lunch Tour with expert local guide Lolly Spence of Hidden Ulster Tours including a 4…

Walled Garden 1
LocationComber

Openings

Season

21st June 2024

Season

21st June 2024

A midsummer gastronomic spectacular!​​​​​​ Celebration of local suppliers dinner in the walled…

An image of Ards Arts Centre, the old Town Hall, which is the backdrop to the weekly market in Conway Square
LocationLower Mary Street, Newtownards

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

A weekly market catering for all your needs, every Saturday.

Quiz night at The Copeland Distillery
LocationDonaghadee

Openings

Season

21st June 2024

Come and join the team at the Copeland Distillery for a quiz night hosted by the amazing Ginger…

Collage of Teddy's, one pictures is a selection of Teddys in a picnic basket, then a picture of the back of two Teddys as they sit on the grass, and a
LocationMillisle

Openings

12noon, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm

22nd June 2024

Join Maxemoo Café in Millisle for a whimsical Teddy Bear's Picnic! Bring along your favourite teddy…

Aileen with beach finds
LocationNewtownards

Openings

Season

31st May 2024-26th June 2024

An exhibition of beach finds; the highs and lows of County Down beachcombing. A thought-provoking…

Clandeboye House
LocationBangor

Openings

Season

20th June 2024

You can enjoy a luxury afternoon tea in the glorious Banqueting Hall, filled with fine paintings,…

A person standing at the entrance of a white stone cottage with yellow rimmed windows and a thatch roof
LocationHolywood

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

Behind the scenes at the Ulster Folk Museum, a huge amount of work goes on to maintain and conserve…

Next Week

Copper mug
Location218A Abbey Road, Millisle

Openings

Season

24th June 2024

Create your own copper cup at Lake & Oak Coppersmithing's Sip and Solder workshop. No experience…

A bird enjoying treats from a willow feeder
LocationHelen's Bay

Openings

Season

29th June 2024

Join us at Old Mill House for a half-day willow weaving workshop to weave your own birdfeeder with…

Collage of two images, left hand side close up of No 14 Restaurant sign and right hand image, chef Paul Cunningham standing with his arms folded.
LocationComber

Openings

Season

26th June 2024

With Paul and Jim working side by side in the kitchen, you can be sure that you will enjoy an…

Bangor Market sign
LocationEnter off Main Street or Castle Park Road, Bangor

Openings

Season

26th June 2024

Bangor market has been a tradition for many years and the go to for local fresh produce. Situated…

Children running across a bridge in the summer sun at the wetlands.
LocationComber

Openings

Season

28th June 2024-1st September 2024

Can you find the lost postcards, discover who wrote them, and work out where the world's animals…

Field with cows and a group of people listening to tour guide. And a set up of wild dining in the field with haybales, tables and blankets.
LocationGroomsport

Openings

Season

29th June 2024

Join Ballyboley Dexters for an unforgettable gathering to celebrate farm-to-fork dining sourced…

Cockle Row Cottages
LocationMain Street, Groomsport

Openings

Season

30th June 2024

Each Sunday throughout the summer will see activities and entertainment visiting the seaside…

Brendan Jamison - Full Circle
LocationBangor

Openings

Season

1st June 2024-30th June 2024

Explore sculptures and artworks in the beautiful surroundings of The Walled Garden, Bangor.

Exterior of No. 14 Georgian House Comber, looking from Courtyard into the Walled Garden, with picnic benches and shrubbery in view
LocationComber

Openings

Season

29th June 2024

Season

30th June 2024

Chef Jim Mulholland is joined by guest chef friends from across Northern Ireland in a kitchen…

Ariel view - Strangford Lough, home of the Mahee Island Mermaid
Location6 Loughdoo Road, Ardkeen

Openings

2pm - 5pm

30th June 2024

Come along to this relaxing workshop and find out more about this tale, and through more stories…

2 images, one on left the up close of a butterfly and the one on the right little girls walking away with butterfly wings in a green garden
LocationGroomsport

Openings

Season

30th June 2024

A fun filled family friendly event with local artist Mrs Maker. After a farm walk during which you…

Ferguson Tractor Day
LocationHolywood

Openings

Season

29th June 2024

Celebrate the heritage of the Ferguson Tractor on Saturday 29th June at the Ulster Folk Museum,…

opo
LocationLisbane

Openings

Season

28th June 2024

Fully Licenced the Friday Night Supper Club at The Old Post Office Lisbane has a vibrant atmosphere…

couple in kitchen with Tracey making bread.
LocationKillinchy

Openings

Season

29th June 2024

Join me in my Farmhouse kitchen on the shores of Strangford Lough. You will be warmly welcomed to…

a photo of a monument in the square in comber
LocationComber

Openings

Comber Fringe Festival

29th June 2024-24th August 2024

Comber Regeneration Community Partnership have launched their Summer Events and Comber Fringe…

An image of Ards Arts Centre, the old Town Hall, which is the backdrop to the weekly market in Conway Square
LocationLower Mary Street, Newtownards

Openings

Season

29th June 2024

A weekly market catering for all your needs, every Saturday.

The Walled Garden
LocationBangor

Openings

Season

29th June 2024-31st August 2024

A summer long festival of music and arts in the heart of Bangor

Aileen with beach finds
LocationNewtownards

Openings

Season

31st May 2024-26th June 2024

An exhibition of beach finds; the highs and lows of County Down beachcombing. A thought-provoking…

Collage of food associated with Italy, garlic tomato and green herbs, the Italian flag and a pizza on a wooden board with herbs and tomatoes surroundi
LocationMillisle

Openings

From 6.30pm, with last orders at 8.30pm

28th June 2024

Indulge in a taste of Italy at Maxemoo Cafe's Pop-Up Italian Night! Join us for an unforgettable…

An image of a microphone with info on Craft Beer and comedy
LocationComber

Openings

Season

28th June 2024

Laughs on tap, join us for a night of laughs and great beer. Ronan Linesky will be bringing along 4…

Dancers at Seaside Revival
LocationBangor

Openings

Season

29th June 2024

Free one day festival events celebrating all things vintage, local and seaside inspired

Strawberries ready to be picked
LocationDonaghadee

Openings

Season

1st June 2024-31st July 2024

*Date varies, subject to availability. Experience the joy of handpicking luscious strawberries at…

5 mallard ducklings walking.
LocationComber

Openings

Season

26th June 2024

Join our experts as they take a closer look at the wonderful variety of birds across our wetland…

Black and White image of 5 women some looking forward, some looking at each other smiling, holding hands, one arm raised as if to cheer. Text overlaid
LocationBangor

Openings

Season

26th June 2024-29th June 2024

Bangor Drama Club: The Prof by Michael Ievers This dynamic new pay tells the story of women through…

This Month

An aerial photo of portaferry with sold out note
LocationPortaferry

Openings

7pm-9pm

20th June 2024

This experience is now sold out. Immerse yourself in the tranquil surroundings of Strangford Lough…

Clandeboye House
LocationBangor

Openings

Season

20th June 2024

You can enjoy a luxury afternoon tea in the glorious Banqueting Hall, filled with fine paintings,…

Potato graphic with information on the Big Foodie Quiz, date, time, price and location.
LocationComber

Openings

Season

20th June 2024

Bring your appetite for knowledge and join McBrides on the Square for a night of fun, food trivia,…

Walled Garden 1
LocationComber

Openings

Season

21st June 2024

Season

21st June 2024

A midsummer gastronomic spectacular!​​​​​​ Celebration of local suppliers dinner in the walled…

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