What’s on in Ards and North Down (Aug 4-10)

Ards and North Down has stacks of fun things to do for all the family each week. Here are a few events taking place this week (August 4-10).

Friday 4 August – Thursday 10 August
Friday 4 August,
Music in the Courtyard
North Down Museum, Bangor
12noon – 2pm | Free
Chill out in the ambiance of lunchtime music performances, every Friday in August

Saturday 5 August,
Kid’s “Mini-beasts” Nature Trail
Killynether Wood, Newtownards
10.30am-12.30pm | £2.50 per child
Join this fascinating interactive nature trail led by Patrick Cregg from the Woodland Trust and bird expert Dot Blakely
Saturday 5 August,
Family Fun at Portaferry Visitor Information Centre
The Stables, Castle Street, Portaferry
2pm – 4pm  | Free
Bring the little ones along to Portaferry VIC for free family entertainment every Saturday in August. 
Sat 5:  Science Workshop and Glitter Tattoos
Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 August,
Family Fun at Cockle Row Cottages
Cockle Row Cottages, Groomsport Harbour
2pm – 4pm | Free
Come along to Groomsport for free family fun every weekend from now until September.
Sat 5    Magic Show 
Sun 6   CSI Workshop and Ulster-Scots Agency Entertainment     
Cottages open 11am – 5pm

Sunday 6 July,
Summer Music in the Park
Ward Park, Bangor
3pm – 5pm | Free
Join us for live music every Sunday in August. This week, see The 19th Street Band deliver an exciting mix of red hot Americana, country and rock ‘n roll. 

For more info contact Visit Ards and North Down.
T:  028 9127 0069 | visitardsandnorthdown.com

Visit Scrabo Tower

Scrabo Tower is now open to the public on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 4pm with last admission to the tower at 3.30pm.

Admission charges are: £3 per adult, £2 for children and concessions. A family ticket costs £10 (for 5 people including up to 3 adults).

Open House Festival

The award winning month long festival provides a very full programme of events in and around Bangor for the month of August. Find out more about what's on during the first week here.


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