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Make your way to the stunning Causeway Coast and Glens for wonderful events and festivals happening throughout the year. From vibrant music and concerts, to traditional country fairs, exhilarating world class road races as well as great walking, storytelling and maritime festivals - there's something for everyone!

Community Events

Causeway Archers, Cushendall

St Aloysius Hall, Coast Road, Cushendall. Every Tuesday evening from 7pm - 9pm and Sunday afternoons from 1pm - 3pm

The Club was established in July, 2012 and new members are very welcome.

For further information log on to: www.causewayarcherscushendall.webeden.co.uk/ www.facebook.com/causewayarchers.cushendall.9

Rhythm & Rhyme - Ballycastle

Ballycastle Library, Leyland Road, every Tuesday morning from 10am - 10.30 am

Rhymes, stories and songs for toddlers (children aged 0-4). (Must be accompanied by an adult) Admission free.

From September 2015 until June 2016

For further information tel: 0282076 2566,e: ballycastle.library@librariesni.org.uk website: www.librariesni.org.uk

Knit & Natter Club - Ballycastle

Ballycastle Library, Leyland Road, every Thursday from 6.30pm - 7.30pm - September 2015 - June 2016

Come and learn to knit or crochet (or just natter!) You can bring your own project or try a new one. All ages welcome. Admission free.

For further information tel: 0282076 2566, e: ballycastle.library@librariesni.org.uk, website: www.librariesni.org.uk

Bridge Class - Ballycastle

Ballycastle Library, Leyland Road, every Friday from 11am - 1.00 pm all year round.

This bridge class is for beginners and improvers. All ages welcome. Free notes available. Admission free.

For further information tel: 0282076 2566, e: ballycastle.library@librariesni.org.uk,website: www.librariesni.org.uk

Chatter Books - Ballycastle

Ballycastle Library, Leyland Road, first Saturday of each month from 11 am for discussion and craft

Chattrbooks is a book club for children aged 7-10 years old.

For further information tel: 0282076 2566, website: e: ballycastle.library@librariesni.org.uk, www.librariesni.org.uk

Genealogy - Ballycastle

Ballycastle Library, Leyland Road

Ballycastle Library can provide assistance with researching family tree and local history requests.

For further information tel: 028 2076 2566 or e:Ballycastle.library@librariesni.org.uk
Check website for opening hours

Club Pulse Fitness Christmas Promotion

Run up to Christmas with the Joey Dunlop Leisure Centre. Become an all-inclusive member before Christmas and you will benefit from 4 weeks free access to the state-of-the-art gym, swim, classes and health suite.

Contact 028276 660291


Santa and Family Fun Day Saturday 14 November

There will be a Santa and family fun day on Saturday 14 November from 1pm to 4pm at Stephen Moore Farm Machinery, 234 Drumcroone Road, Coleraine.

There will be face painting, balloon modelling, a bouncy castle, a rodeo reindeer, crafts and much more. Refreshments will also be provided.

Santa will arrive at 2pm in a John Deere tractor, children can also meet Santa in his grotto. This is a free event and donations are in aid of Children's Heartbeat Trust.

Meet Santa at Drenagh

Drenagh is delighted to announce the arrival of Santa who will be in residence from Friday 4th December through to Tuesday 22nd December.

This is a wonderful opportunity to meet Santa, Mrs Claus and elves. A fantastic festive occasion for all the family, including decorating biscuits, candy canes along the way, storytelling with Santa and Mrs Claus, hot chocolate and hot dogs for the children with Mulled Wine and mince pies for the adults. Santa’s elf will be on the roof to welcome everyone as they arrive with his bell. A lovely time for children with their parents and relatives for the festive season.

Meet Santa in the Library and spend time hearing about how he organises all his Christmas duties and the children will receive a personal gift from Santa.

Opening Times

Friday, Saturdays and Sundays from 4th December – through to Tuesday 22nd December. 4.00pm - 8.00pm on Fridays, 2 pm to 7pm Saturdays and Sunday

Select From Each Section:

Adult £10.00

Child £14.00

Ballymoney Christmas Weekend : Fun For All the Family

Friday 27 November and Saturday 28 November
Ballymoney Town Centre

Friday 27 November
Christmas Arts & Crafts for all the family at The Ullan’s Centre, Main Street from10:00am-2.00pm & 2.00pm-4.00pm Carols & Poems

Saturday 27 November from 12 noon onwards to approx 5pm: Fun for all the Family in the Town Centre:
Cartoon Characters, Face Painting, Animal Petting Farm, Fiddler Adam, Photo Booth, Traditional Carol Singers, Swing Boards, Bouncy Castle, Kids Carousel, Hot Foot Van, Teas/Coffees, Mr Slushtails, Market Stalls, Caricatures, Kids Craft Corner plus Naturally North Coast and Glens Trading Village.
Visit Santa in his winter wonderland and meet his elves and reindeers!.

Christmas Fayre St. Patrick’s Parish Centre, Queen Street on
Saturday 28 November from 12noon

Organised by North Antrim Bands Forum.
All Events Free !

Kindly supported by Department of Culture, Arts & Leisure and Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council.

Christmas Flower Arranging Demonstration - Cushendall

Old School House, 25 Mill Street, Wednesday 2nd December, 7pm

Christmas flower arranging demonstration by Mary McNicholl. Come along and watch Mary turn out an array of Christmas displays to brighten up every home.
Refreshments provided.

For further information tel: 0282177 1378

Christmas in Ballymoney

Saturday 5 December
2pm - 9pm, Festive Amusements, Castlecroft Square

Christmas Chalk Boards One Day Workshop for Adults

Saturday 5 December 2015
10am - 4.00pm
Salvage NI One Day workshop for Adults
Ballymoney Town Hall, 1 Townhead Street, Ballymoney BT53 6BE

Create a stunning piece for your wall this Christmas. Old and unloved frames and mirrors will be transformed into a beautiful item to decorate your home this Yule Tide Season. Cost £20 includes materials, but if you have a specific frame or mirror you wish to use you are welcome to bring it along. To book your place contact Ballymoney Town Hall on 028 2766 0230

Christmas Craft Fair

Saturday 5th December
11am - 2pm
Cloughmills Primary School
34 Main Street, Cloughmills, BT44 9LF.
Tel. 028 2763 8498

Christmas Craft Fair & Coffee Morning - Cushendall

St Mary's Parish Centre,Chapel Road, Sunday 6th December, 11.30am - 2pm

Come along to our Christmas Craft Fair and enjoy browsing through the variety of stalls for some Christmas shopping and relax with a cuppa coffee.

Free admission. For further information tel: 0282177 1378

Christmas Fair & Bazaar

Sunday 6 December
12.30pm, St Patrick's Christmas Fair & Bazaar
Millennium Centre, Loughguile

Carols Together - Community Christmas event

16th Annual Carols Together Event in Ballymoney.
Monday 7th December 2015
Ballymoney Town - 5 chuches
from 7.00pm - 8.30pm
This event includes the singing of some wonderful well known Christmas Carols and the reading of passages from the New Testament.

Commencing at St. Patrick's Parish Church, Queen Street at 7pm, progressing to
First Ballymoney Presbyterian Church, Meeting House Street at 7.20pm
and then 7.40pm at the Methodist Church on Seymour Street before finishing at 8.00pm at the Church of Our Lady and St Patrick , Castle Street
Seasonal refreshments will be served afterwards at Church of Our Lady & St. Patrick's Parish Hall from 8.30pm
Please dress warmly for the short walk between churches.The numbers taking part in this event have grown year on year and the organisers are expecting even bigger crowds this year so arrive early to be sure of a seat.

Owen Mac's Country Christmas

Wednesday 9 December
Ballymoney Town Hall 8pm to 11pm
Join Owen and Guests for his second CD Launch Night Concert
with Special Guests:
Jordan Mogey
Dessie Mac
Alastair Coyles
Francis Donnelly
Backing band: Country Harmoney

Noth Star Santa Trail : Christmas Experience

Thursday 27 November -20 December (see Opening Dates below)
Brennan's Farm, Rasharkin
Santa's Grotto, Elf House, Story of Christmas miniature village &
Children can meet Billy and Willy our miniature goats, Georgie our miniature pig & our baby calfs, reindeers, Jacob sheep and Danny the donkey.

Doneyshiel road
BT44 8TF
Email: gatekeeperclaire@gmail.com

Open :
Friday 27th November 2015
Saturday 28th November 2015
Sunday 29th November 2015

Friday 4th December 2015
Saturday 5th December 2015
Sunday 6th December 2015

Friday 11th December 2015
Saturday 12th December 2015
Sunday 13th December 2015

Friday 18th December 2015
Saturday 19th December 2015
Sunday 20th December 2015

From 5pm – 6pm, 6pm – 7pm, 7pm – 8pm

Children £10
Adults £9
Babies 3 and under £5
Family tickets two adults and two children £35
Prebook : Online sales only!
All proceeds will be given to charity.
see website for further details.

Quadrangle Productions Presents 'The Adventures of Little Red'

McAlister Hall, Moyle Road, Ballycastle, Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th December, shows at 2pm & 7.30pm

Quadrangle Productions is a Theatre Company of young people aged 8 - 21. Come along and enjoy one of their many productions on these dates.

For further information tel: 07517391743. Pre-sale tickets available at Naturally North Coast & Glens Market in the Marine Hotel on Sunday 29th November and from Q-Cutts Barber Shop during the Christmas lights switch on at a discounted price of £6

Christmas Wonderland at Rosepark Farm

Starts 4th December - 20 December
Rosepark Farm 98 Bravallen Rd, Ballymoney BT53 7DU
Come along and visit Santa while he stops off at Rosepark Farm to collect Dancer and Prancer in time for Christmas Eve!
Adults £10 Children £15 Infants under 1 year Free
Full info online at www.roseparkfarm.co.uk
Ticket only event

Cushendall Candle Light Service

New Year's Eve, St. Mary's Parish Church, Cushendall at 6.30 pm

Come along and join in this Annual Service. Everyone welcome

For further information tel: Cushendall Development Office 0282177 1378

Portrush School of Soccer

Portrush School of Soccer
Parker Avenue Playing Field
BT56 8JZ

Football for boys and girls aged 6 to 13 years old.
Children of all standards welcome.
10.30am to noon, each Saturday throughout the summer.
£3 per child, with additional family members £2 each.
Making football fun for all children.

Saturday 18th June 2016 - Saturday 20th August 2016

Contact: Paul Wallace
T: 0797 488 2769
E: paulwallaceni@yahoo.co.uk

Bushmills Village Lights Switch On

The Diamond, Bushmills , Wednesday, 2nd December from 6pm

Come along and enjoy the festive atmosphere for the Village Lights Switch On.

All welcome to join in the carol service. There will be entertainment for all the family including Kelly Neill's School of Dancing, Children's Workshop and of course Santa will be making an appearance with presents for all primary school children.

Tea and Coffee will be served in the local hall.

For further information tel: 07526731325

Cushendall Village Lights Switch On

Mill Street, Cushendall, Friday 4th December from 6pm

Everyone welcome to come and enjoy the festive atmosphere for the Village Light Switch On and join in for the Carol Service.

Santa will make an appearance and no doubt will have some presents for the children!

Late night shopping from 5pm - 8pm so you can start your Christmas shopping early!

For further information tel: Cushendall Development Office 0282177 1378

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