The Causeway Coast and Glens is renowned for hosting world class events from the Giro d’Italia in 2014, the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open at Portstewart Golf Club in 2017 and most recently The 148th Open, Royal Portrush. Every year we celebrate a number of major sporting events including the internationally renowned North West 200 Motorcycle Races, and the SuperCupNI, as well as the largest airshow on the island of Ireland – Air Waves Portrush. Throughout the year, there are festivals and events marking our culture, heritage, artisan food and awesome adventure activities.

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Glens Storytelling Festival 23 Oct 2019

This Festival is an annual 5-day event celebrating the rich cultural heritage of the Glens of Antrim

Glens Storytelling Festival 24 Oct 2019

A 4-day storytelling and music festival based along the Causeway Coastal Route, all the way from Ballycastle and Rathlin Island to Whitehead.

Twilight Music Sessions presents The Slocan Ramblers 24 Oct 2019

Join us and enjoy some bold and creative bluegrass from The Slocan Ramblers.

The Fureys 24 Oct 2019

Legends of Irish music & song The FUREYS return to The Riverside Theatre this Autumn.

Field of Screams 25 Oct 2019

Visitors to the area can enjoy a night of scary fun and adventure at Carrowmena Activity Centre.

The Rain Barrel – A New Collection of Poetry by Frank Ormsby 25 Oct 2019

Flowerfield Arts Centre is delighted to host the launch of a new collection of poetry by one of Northern Ireland’s most revered poets – Frank Ormsby. Frank will read from his new collection, ‘The Rain Barrel’. He is also the author of acclaimed collections such as ‘Northern Spring’, ‘A Store of Candles’, ‘Goats Milk – New and Selected Poems’ and ‘The Darkness of Snow’, which was a Poetry Book Society recommendation and shortlisted for the National Book Circle Critic’s Prize. […]

Halloween Hullabaloo at Ballylough Estate 25 Oct 2019

Family friendly Halloween event at Ballylough Country Estate.

Nuala McKeever: Letting Go or Losing It? 25 Oct 2019

Nuala McKeever brings her hilarious new stand up show to the Riverside Theatre.

Ballylough Living History Trust – Halloween Hullabaloo and the Travelling Treeluminations 25 Oct 2019

A forest lit walk with music by Sharon Graham.

Mr Hullabaloo presents…. Happy Halloween 26 Oct 2019

Don’t miss out on all of the fun tricks and treats with Mr Hullabaloo this Halloween at the Riverside Theatre.

Ciara Rafferty & Band 26 Oct 2019

A night of Country & Americana

Frightenin’ Flowerfield Mini Halloween Festival 26 Oct 2019

Join Flowerfield for a mini festival celebrating Halloween cultures around the world.  Halloween Howlers Halloween Howlers is a workshop for 5-11 years running on Saturday 26 October, 11am – 1pm and again on Monday 28 October, 11am – 1pm. Why not come along in fancy dress to this creative Halloween workshop to make some horrifyingly good decorations?  Cost £10 including all materials. Booking essential as places are limited.  Mr Bones and The Hungry Ghost Workshop with Corrina Askin Tuesday 29 […]

Halloween Happenings in the Causeway Coast and Glens 28 Oct 2019

Fiendishly good Halloween happenings in the Causeway Coast and Glens

Halloween Happenings Ballymoney 28 Oct 2019

Thrilling Family Fun with Amusements, Live Music, Spooky guests, Lantern Parade & The Fireworks!

Halloween Happenings in the Causeway Coast and Glens 28 Oct 2019

Halloween in the Causeway Coast and Glens is always sure to be a spectacular event when ghosts, witches and creatures of fright come to enjoy the local festivities in the borough.

Halloweenfest at Roe Valley Arts 29 Oct 2019

Lots of events taking place this Halloween at the Roe Valley Arts & Cultural Centre. It’s going to be a frighteningly good Halloween … Rocky Horror Picture Show Movie Night Tuesday 29 October, 8pm Tickets: £4 It’s a time warp at Roe Valley Arts and Cultural Centre as they screen their Halloween Movie, The Rocky Horror Picture Show! Dress up as your favourite character and come along to watch as a newly engaged couple’s car has a breakdown in an […]

The Rocky Horror Picture Show Movie Night 29 Oct 2019

Join us for an evening Rocky Horror Picture Show sing-a-long!

Halloween in Limavady 29 Oct 2019

Frightful festivities are heading to Limavady this Halloween, with plenty of fun for all the family.

Sorry for your loss 30 Oct 2019

With more twists than a cork screw this adult humour show will have you killed with laughter, as we give uncle Paddy the send off he always wanted!!

Spooky Stories with Liz Weir 30 Oct 2019

Join for some spooky stories this Halloween!

Dry Arch Centre Presents Halloween Spooktacular 31 Oct 2019

The annual Dry Arch Spooktacular returns to Roe Valley Arts Centre!

Foylehov’s Halloween Spooktacular 31 Oct 2019

Foylehov turns Spooky this October with lots of Halloween themed activities for all ages.

Causeway Coast Foodie Tours – A Taste of Portrush 1 Nov 2019

Visitors to the area can enjoy a must-do ‘catch and cook’ experience departing from Portrush Harbour

Eva Cassidy ‘The Story’ 1 Nov 2019

A deeply personal, poignant tribute by Elsa Jean McTaggart to the inspirational voice of Eva Cassidy.

Causeway Coast Kayaking Tours 1 Nov 2019

Guided kayaking tours of the Causeway Coast suitable for all abilities, families and groups.

Giant Tours Ireland 1 Nov 2019

Private off-the-beaten-track tours, including Game of Thrones and Causeway Coast Experience.

Causeway Coast Foodie Tours – Catch and Sea 1 Nov 2019

Enjoy a sunrise fishing trip where guests can learn how to catch their own mackerel breakfast.

Smokehouse Tour & Taste 1 Nov 2019

North Coast Smokehouse, Hand Crafted and Delicious

Causeway Ramblings 1 Nov 2019

Join Causeway Ramblings in Bushmills for an exhilarating walk along the paths around the Causeway Cliffs and hear stories of the landscape, the buildings and the people of the Causeway Coast.

Coasteering NI 1 Nov 2019

Enjoy an adventure like no other with Coasteering NI!

Causeway Coast Foodie Tours – Coast and Country 1 Nov 2019

Visitors can experience a guided food & drink tour of the Causeway Coast area by private coach.

Away A Wee Walk 1 Nov 2019

Guided cliff top experience along Causeway cliffs – an extraordinarily unique and authentic way to experience the Giant’s Causeway.

Joan Baez Tribute 2 Nov 2019

From the Isle of Lewis, Miss Irenie Rose will sing the well-loved songs written and sung by Joan Baez.

2019 Boat Fishing Competition 2 Nov 2019

2019 Boat Fishing Competition

Retro Cartoon Club – Looney Tunes All Stars 2 Nov 2019

The first of our retro cartoon clubs at the Riverside.

Marankal Printing Workshops 2 Nov 2019

Learn monotyping and drypoint etching with Anushiya in these two informal workshops suitable for complete beginners.

Vineyard Car Boot Sale, Farmers Market and Craft Fair 2 Nov 2019

Vineyard Market runs on the first Saturday of every month with a car boot sale, farmer’s market and craft fair.

Birds on the Bann Boat Trips 3 Nov 2019

Back by popular demand, winter/spring Birds on the Bann boat trip onboard Causeway Lass.

Natural Skin Workshop 3 Nov 2019

Make your own everyday skincare essentials with simple, natural and low-tox recipes.

The Biggest Show in The Country 6 Nov 2019

A dark new musical comedy.

Neil Oliver: The Story of these Islands in 100 places 7 Nov 2019

Neil’s very personal account of what makes these islands so special, told through the places that have witnessed the unfolding of our history.

Othello 8 Nov 2019

The Bright Umbrella Drama Company presents a colourful, fast paced production of Othello, in a modern military setting shot through with humour, pathos and tragedy.

Twilight Music Sessions at Roe Valley: Pilgrim Street 9 Nov 2019

Pilgrim St, 8pm Strongly influenced by Bluegrass, Old Time Country and Folk Music, fused with traditional folk songs from this side of the Atlantic, Pilgrim St bring a warm and lively atmosphere to their music and have garnered a glowing word of mouth endorsement from venues around the country with their powerhouse live performances. Drawing from fellow luminaries such as Hank Williams, Woody Guthrie, The Pogues and Bruce Springsteen’s Seeger Sessions outfit, Pilgrim St are about to bring their infectious […]

Causeway Speciality Market 9 Nov 2019

Visitors to the area can enjoy browsing local food and crafts at the Causeway Speciality Market.

An Evening with Julie Andrews 9 Nov 2019

A heartfelt tribute performance celebrating the life and career of stage and screen star Dame Julie Andrews

Twilight Music Session presents Pilgrim St. 9 Nov 2019

Bluegrass and folk music come alive with Pilgrim St.!

Blackberry Basket Weaving Workshop 9 Nov 2019

Join Louise McLean for a fabulous basket making craft workshop at the Riverside.

Butchery Course 10 Nov 2019

This is a hands-on butchering course including knife handling skills and safety talk.

Atlantic Sessions 15 Nov 2019

Music Festival featuring over 50 gigs in over 20 venues over 4 days. Most gigs are free entry.

Dance Fusion Showcase 2019 at the Riverside Theatre 15 Nov 2019

Kelly Neill Dance Company bring you their 5th annual showcase to the Riverside Theatre.

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