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  1. The Alexander Family, owners of Ballyboley Dexters
    A tasting underway on the Echlinville distillery tour
    Monoprinting with Plants
    Views over Portaferry and Strangford Lough to Strangford, from Windmill Hill
    Trees with a string of lights in The Walled Garden Helen's Bay
    Sound Bathing
    The Alexander Family, owners of Ballyboley Dexters
    A tasting underway on the Echlinville distillery tour
    Monoprinting with Plants
    Views over Portaferry and Strangford Lough to Strangford, from Windmill Hill
    Trees with a string of lights in The Walled Garden Helen's Bay
    Sound Bathing

    Address

    Various Locations, Ards & North Down, BT20 5ED

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9127 0069

    Type

    Type:

    Entertainment

    Discover what Ards and North Down has to offer with a selection of fantastic experiences that allow you to explore fascinating places, enjoy delicious food and immerse yourself in the beauty of the Borough.

    Dates

    From:
    6 Apr 2023to1 Jan 2025
  2. Visitors sitting at the Life Through A Royal Lense Exhibition
    Life Through A Royal Lens at Hillsborough Castle
    Life Through A Royal Lens at Hillsborough Castle
    Life Through A Royal Lens at Hillsborough Castle
    Queen Elizabeth in Belfast
    Visitors sitting at the Life Through A Royal Lense Exhibition
    Life Through A Royal Lens at Hillsborough Castle
    Life Through A Royal Lens at Hillsborough Castle
    Life Through A Royal Lens at Hillsborough Castle
    Queen Elizabeth in Belfast

    Royal Hillsborough

    Address

    Hillsborough Castle, Royal Hillsborough, County Down, BT26 6GT

    Telephone

    0333 320 6000

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    Discover Life Through a Royal Lens, Hillsborough Castle’s first  exhibition featuring a unique collection of Royal photography.

    Dates

    From:
    9 Mar 2024to27 Oct 2024
  3. Bing and Flop stand in the foreground with a pond and wildlife behind them. Title reads 'Bing's Nature Explorers'

    Comber

    Address

    WWT Castle Espie Wetland Centre, 78 Ballydrain Road, Comber, County Down, BT23 6EA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9187 4146

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Learn all about wetland nature and wildlife with a little help from Bing and his friends. Join Bing and Flop to become a Nature Explorer with activity trails, storytelling, character appearances and much more.

    Dates

    From:
    23 Mar 2024to2 June 2024Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  4. Scarva

    Address

    Scarva Bandstand, Main Street, Scarva, County Down, BT63 6LS

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3752 9600

    Price

    Free

    Type

    Type:

    Concert

    Enjoy the free band concerts each Sunday until 29th September at Scarva Bandstand. Visit the award-winning floral Scarva village and enjoy a varied programme of summer band concerts adjacent to the Victorian style band stand.

    Dates

    From:
    7 Apr 2024to29 Sept 2024Various Opening Times

    Price

    Free
  5. Full Moon Kayak Tour
    Full Moon Paddle Board
    Full Moon Paddle
    Night time kayaking experience
    Kayaking Tour Strangford Lough
    Kayakers
    Full Moon Kayak Tour
    Full Moon Paddle Board
    Full Moon Paddle
    Night time kayaking experience
    Kayaking Tour Strangford Lough
    Kayakers

    Killinchy

    Address

    Whiterock Bay launch Point, Killinchy, County Down, BT23 6PY

    Telephone

    +44 (0)7909 721 898

    Price

    Price £45.00 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Halloween

    Join us for a Full Moon Paddle on Strangford Lough this year.  The moon is unique to witness from the water and no better place to do so, than from a kayak, SUP or canoe on a flat sea.

    Dates

    From:
    23 May 2024
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    21 July 2024
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    19 Aug 2024
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    18 Sept 2024
    From:
    17 Oct 2024

    Price

    Price £45.00 Per Ticket

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  6. Sauna & Plunge Experience
    Wellbeing tent
    Sudor basecamp
    Woodfired wellness
    Ice bath with elemental breathwork
    Sauna & Plunge Experience
    Wellbeing tent
    Sudor basecamp
    Woodfired wellness
    Ice bath with elemental breathwork

    Newtownards

    Address

    Mount Stewart, Portaferry Road, Newtownards, County Down, BT222AD

    Telephone

    07834 806 420

    Type

    Type:

    Workshop

    Sudor Wellness, a leading wellness centre specializing in a traditional Sauna experience, alongside leading practitioners in Yoga, mindfulness, and holistic health, are offering multiple wellbeing events at the wonderful Mount Stewart estate.

    Dates

    From:
    24 May 2024to26 May 2024Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
    • On site parking
    • Parking (free)
  7. Paddleboarders of all ages standing with boards and paddles back from a session on the waters of Ballymoran Bay
    Four Paddleboarders walking along a path carrying a paddleboard
    Four paddleboarders on the water sharing a board
    Tracey cooking pizza in her garden pizza oven
    Tracey making pizzas ready to go into her garden pizza oven
    Tracey serving up pizza, tea and more treats to her paddle boarding guests
    Photo of a treat filled table including pizza, tea pots and more
    Four paddleboarders sharing a board, two of them jumping into the water
    Photo of a boy holding a freshly baked pizza
    Paddleboarders of all ages standing with boards and paddles back from a session on the waters of Ballymoran Bay
    Four Paddleboarders walking along a path carrying a paddleboard
    Four paddleboarders on the water sharing a board
    Tracey cooking pizza in her garden pizza oven
    Tracey making pizzas ready to go into her garden pizza oven
    Tracey serving up pizza, tea and more treats to her paddle boarding guests
    Photo of a treat filled table including pizza, tea pots and more
    Four paddleboarders sharing a board, two of them jumping into the water
    Photo of a boy holding a freshly baked pizza

    Killinchy

    Address

    52A Ballyorran Road, Killinchy, County Down, BT23 6UD

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 7711 484 850

    Price

    Price £60.00 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Food & Drink

    Master the basics of staying afloat on a stand-up paddleboard and tour around the beautiful little islands on Strangford Lough. Afterwards. once you’ve worked up an appetite enjoy homemade pizza prepared by Tracey and Joe in their alfresco pizza…

    Dates

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    25 May 2024
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    26 May 2024
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    8 June 2024
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    22 June 2024
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    11 Aug 2024
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    24 Aug 2024

    Price

    Price £60.00 Per Ticket

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
  8. Three people in historical garments in front of a historical house.

    Strangford, Downpatrick

    Address

    Castle Ward, Park Road, Strangford, Downpatrick, County Down, BT307BA

    Telephone

    +44 (0 ) 28 4488 1204

    Price

    Price £20.00 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Concert

    An evening of music, history and prosecco at Castle Ward House. A performance by acclaimed classical musicians Celtic Grace will follow accompanied by Irish readings by published poet Paddy Creedon.

    Dates

    From:
    25 May 2024Open 19:30 - 20:30

    Price

    Price £20.00 Per Ticket

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  9. Strangford Lough Eco Tour
    Strangford Lough Boat Tour
    Boat Tours Northern Ireland
    Strangford Lough Eco Tour
    Strangford Lough Boat Tour
    Boat Tours Northern Ireland

    Killinchy

    Address

    Sketrick Island, Whiterock, Killinchy, County Down, BT23 6QH

    Telephone

    07909721898

    Price

    Price £49.00 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Tour

    Boat tour of Strangford Lough with marine biologist

    Dates

    From:
    25 May 2024Open 09:00 - 12:00
    From:
    29 June 2024Open 09:00 - 12:00

    Price

    Price £49.00 Per Ticket

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  10. Four Alpacas in enclosure looking at camera
    Two smiling donkeys looking over gate
    Four Alpacas in enclosure looking at camera
    Two smiling donkeys looking over gate

    Strangford

    Address

    Castle Ward, Strangford, County Down, BT30 7BA

    Telephone

    02844881204

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    You're invited to an interactive Alpaca & Donkey event!

    Dates

    From:
    27 May 2024Open 12:00 - 15:00
    From:
    26 Aug 2024Open 12:00 - 15:00
  11. Montalto House

    Ballynahinch

    Address

    Montalto Estate, Spa Road, Ballynahinch, County Down, BT24 8PT

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9756 6100

    Price

    Price £16.50 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Tour

    Your visit will begin with a warm welcome while you enjoy tea, coffee and homemade shortbread in the beautiful Montalto House. Following this, your guided tour will commence. This will enable you to explore the grandeur of this 18th century Georgian…

    Dates

    From:
    29 May 2024Open 14:00 - 18:00
    From:
    4 Sept 2024Open 15:00 -

    Price

    Price £16.50 Per Ticket

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  12. Brendan Jamison - Full Circle

    Bangor

    Address

    Bangor Castle Walled Garden, Valentine Road, Castle Park, Bangor, County Down, BT20 4BN

    Telephone

    +44 (0)28 9181 0803

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

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

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2024to30 June 2024Various Opening Times

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  13. Bangor marina birds eye view
    Artwork graphic, blue sky with yellow, blue and red bunting flying and event details, time and dates.
    Leading Ladies, members of the band, three ladies sitting against a white backdrop with black dresses and different coloured accessories, red, green a
    Soda Popz band members a lady and man at the front with five band members slighly behind them, with guitars, and saxaphone.
    Kids having a go at the Sea Bangor Graffiti wall
    Sea Bangor Graffiti wall
    Boat race as part of Sea Bangor
    Bangor Promenade and marina
    Bangor marina birds eye view
    Bangor marina birds eye view
    Artwork graphic, blue sky with yellow, blue and red bunting flying and event details, time and dates.
    Leading Ladies, members of the band, three ladies sitting against a white backdrop with black dresses and different coloured accessories, red, green a
    Soda Popz band members a lady and man at the front with five band members slighly behind them, with guitars, and saxaphone.
    Kids having a go at the Sea Bangor Graffiti wall
    Sea Bangor Graffiti wall
    Boat race as part of Sea Bangor
    Bangor Promenade and marina
    Bangor marina birds eye view

    Bangor

    Address

    Bangor Seafront, Quay Street Car Park and Eisenhower Pier, Bangor, County Down, BT20 5ED

    Telephone

    +44 (0)28 9127 0069

    Price

    Free

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    The Sea Bangor festival celebrates the City of Bangor’s maritime heritage and returns to the seafront with nautical fun on and off the water. This year's festival marks the 80th Anniversary of The D-Day Landing with a 1940s themed programme.

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2024to2 June 2024Various Opening Times

    Price

    Free
  14. A group of children exploring the trails

    Holywood

    Address

    Ulster Folk Museum, 153 Bangor Road, Cultra, Holywood, County Down, BT18 0EU

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9042 8428

    Price

    Price £11.50 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Nature

    Join us for a day of hands-on activities on Saturday 1st June as we celebrate the amazing nature-based research that happens at the Ulster Folk Museum!

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2024Open 11:00 - 15:00

    Price

    Price £11.50 Per Ticket
  15. An image of two pints and a burger

    Kircubbin

    Address

    The Echlinville Distillery, 62 Gransha Road, Kircubbin, County Down, BT22 1AJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0)28 4273 8597

    Price

    Price £55.00 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Food & Drink

    Enjoy a guided tour of Echlinville Distillery and an afternoon of the finest local food and drinks with gourmet burgers by Ballyboley Dexters, craft beer by Modest Beer and our premium whiskeys and gins 

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2024Open 13:30 - 17:00
    From:
    10 Aug 2024Open 13:30 - 17:00

    Price

    Price £55.00 Per Ticket

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  16. A person sitting in a yoga pose on a SUP board on water

    Killinchy

    Address

    Green Boat Shed Whiterock, Killinchy, County Down, BT23 6PY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 7909 721 898

    Price

    Price £55.00 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Outdoors Event

    Connect with Nature and enjoy the physical & mental benefits of yoga in the outdoors. Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) is a form of slow adventure. Therefore, it is the perfect way to switch off from the stresses of everyday life. When paired with…

    Dates

    From:
    2 June 2024Open 04:30 - 07:30
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    14 July 2024Open 05:00 - 08:00
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    28 July 2024Open 05:00 - 08:00
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    11 Aug 2024Open 05:30 - 08:30
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    14 Sept 2024Open 06:30 - 09:30

    Price

    Price £55.00 Per Ticket
  17. Holywood

    Address

    Ulster Transport Museum, 153 Bangor Road, Cultra, Holywood, County Down, BT18 0EU

    Telephone

    + 44 (0) 28 9042 8428

    Price

    Price £15.00 to £31.50 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    The Cultra Motorsport Festival is back, this time taking in the Ulster Transport Museum experience, with the famous Cultra hill climb taking place on the grounds of the Ulster Folk Museum right beside us, on the other side of the railway tracks!

    Dates

    From:
    8 June 2024Open 09:30 - 18:00

    Price

    Price £15.00 to £31.50 Per Ticket

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  18. Rowallane Garden, Saintfield

    Saintfield

    Address

    Rowallane Garden, Crossgar Road, Saintfield, Down, BT24 7LH

    Telephone

    02897510131

    Price

    Price £14.00 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Live Music

    Join us for an unforgettable evening at Gig in the Garden on Saturday 8 June at Rowallane Garden.

    Dates

    From:
    8 June 2024Open 18:30 - 23:00

    Price

    Price £14.00 Per Ticket

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  19. Flowers on Montalto Estate

    Ballynahinch

    Address

    Montalto Estate, Ballynahinch, County Down, BT24 8PT

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9756 6100

    Price

    Price £16.50 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    History

    This tour is perfect for those who have an interest in gardens and want to gain an insight into what it takes to be shortlisted for the UK Garden of the Year. Your tour will start with a short talk about the history of the estate by our Head…

    Dates

    From:
    9 June 2024Open 14:00 - 15:30

    Price

    Price £16.50 Per Ticket

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  20. Tessa Ann sits in the grass playing a musical instrument.
    Limekiln Observatory. A glass building overlooking the estuary of Strangford Lough.
    Tessa Ann sits in the grass playing a musical instrument.
    Limekiln Observatory. A glass building overlooking the estuary of Strangford Lough.

    Comber

    Address

    WWT Castle Espie Wetland Centre, 78 Ballydrain Road, Comber, County Down, BT23 6EA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9187 4146

    Price

    Price £45.00 Per Ticket

    Type

    Type:

    Workshop

    Host Tessa Ann, of The Sound Healing Spa, will guide you on a sound healing experience allowing you the opportunity to relax and unwind as she plays the sounds of singing bowls, gongs, drums, complemented by her voice and sounds of the wildlife at…

    Dates

    From:
    9 June 2024Open 09:30 - 12:00

    Price

    Price £45.00 Per Ticket

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
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