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What's On?

Programme of Events


Friday 28th July


11:00 -12 noon – “Under the Sea” story and craft

For ages 4-8 years.

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


1.30pm Hugo Duncan Radio Ulster Roadshow

Good to see Hugo back with his hugely popular show, including several guest artists from the country music scene.

Location: Crescent


3pm-5pm Wanda The Fairy

Spreading joy and fairy magic.

Location: Crescent/Promenade


3.15pm-4.00pm Sandcastle Competition

Judge Anthony Hawkins

Prize Giving 4.10pm


4.00pm Street Theatre-Organised by CC&G council

Location: The Crescent


5.00pm-5.30pm Cora Harkin

Young singer-songwriter-musician. Ireland's Got Talent 2018 contestant. Junior Eurovision Ireland finalist. Winner Under 17 category of the Forestside Roots Live Young Singer Songwriter competition 2021.

Location: Crescent


7pm-9pm Children's Face Painting

Provided by Face Painting By The Sea

Location: Crescent


7.00pm Live Music- The Matchstickmen

Popular local band performing a Status Quo Tribute  

Location: Crescent


Walkabout Characters-Roaming the Crescent & Promenade

7.00pm-9pm Wanda The Fairy

7.30pm-9pm  Spiderman, Captain America, The Hulk