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What's On?

Programme of Events

Tuesday 25th July


11am 1pm All Ages Thai Workshop

Paint traditional Thai rice paper umbrellas and fans handmade from bamboo. Express your artistic flair using vibrant colours depicting delicate floral patterns and landscapes.

Location: Agherton Parish Hall


11.00am-11.30 am – “Under the Sea” Rhythm and Rhyme

 Songs and rhymes for ages 0-4 years.

Location: Portstewart Library. 162a Station Road. Booking Essential 028 7083 2712


12.30pm-1.30pm Aidan Moffett

Join the Singer/Guitarist from The Groove Robbers for an hour of hit songs from popular classics to modern day hits.

Location: Crescent


1.30pm-3.00pm Disney Themed Kids/Family Walking Treasure Hunt

Sponsored By Morelli’s To Go

To enter-register at the Gazebo at the Crescent. Plus additional prizes for best Disney themed costumes.

Prize giving at 3.10pm.

Location Crescent/Promenade


2pm-3.30pm Harp/Classical Guitar Recital

In the beautiful acoustics of the Church, the recital will open with local guitarist Damien O'Connor  playing classical and traditional airs.  Then members of the Causeway Harp School led by Katy Bustard will entertain the audience with a number of traditional Irish tunes.

Location: Church Of Ireland, The Diamond


3.20pm-4.50pm Kids Disco & Games

Location: Crescent


5pm Flying Dragon/Lion Dance Performance.

The Flying Dragon dancers amaze young and old with their daring acrobatic feats. The brightly coloured costumes of the playful lions and ferocious dragons, the sounds of drums, gongs, and cymbals delight the senses. The dances imitate various movements and demonstrate martial arts agility.

Location: Crescent


7pm -8.30pm Bubble Bike

Roaming The Crescent/Promenade


7.30pm Andy Rodgers “ Elvis Show” At Crescent

Local legend Andy Rodgers performing a 90 minute show that includes many of Elvis favs, with several costume changes representing the true spirit of “The King”.

Location: Crescent