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  1. colourful fireworks exploding over Portstewart at night
    27 July & 10 August 2024
  2. a woman petting a horse with a braided mane that's adorned with colourful flowers
    24-27 August 2024
  3. a military plane flies over the beach and the ocean
    7-8 September 2024
  4. the colourful lights of carnival rides light up a dark sky
    26-31 October 2024
  5. bold neon colours light up a close up of a persons hand strumming an electric guitar
    14-17 November 2024
  6. Crowds of people gathered on a busy street with Christmas street lights above them
    Various dates in November 2024

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Awaken your Giant Spirit

  1. All Events
    Plan ahead - check out the full list of events happening in the Causeway Coast and Glens over the coming months
  2. Causeway Craft Trail
    Discover the arts and crafts businesses that thrive in the Causeway Coast and Glens. A warm welcome awaits - drop in, meet the makers and listen to their stories whilst acquiring cool new skills with a workshop in basket weaving or pottery, painting or wooden spoon carving.
  3. Food & Drink Events
    The Causeway Coast and Glens is fast building a reputation for its food and drink. And our chefs and artisan producers know how to showcase all. Time your break to coincide with one of our festivals. Sample it for yourself. One taste and you’ll know why everybody’s so excited.
  4. Family Events
    You’ll be pleased to hear we know how to keep kids entertained. ‘We’re bored’ is not something you’ll hear when you holiday in the Causeway Coast and Glens. Watch out for pirates, enjoy all the fun of the Lammas Fair and be dazzled by fireworks at your favourite seaside resort.
  5. Arts & Theatre Events
    Don’t you just love live performances? They’re so uplifting. From music and dance, to comedy and tragedy you’ll be enthralled by the talent on show in the Causeway Coast and Glens. And it’s not all indoors, during the summer months we like to keep your entertained with some street theatre.
  6. Music Events
    Winter, spring, summer or fall, you’ll find someone playing a tune in the Causeway Coast and Glens. Look out for pub based sessions and seaside stages, festivals in the fields and songs on the prom. And if your musical tastes are a bit more formal, we can do that too.

This Week

children of lir sculpture in Ballycastle at sunset
LocationBallycastle

Openings

Season

14th June 2024

Ballycastle Welcomes Ulster Orchestra for a performance at St Patrick's & St Brigid's Church.

interior of riverside theatre auditorium
LocationColeraine

Openings

Season

15th June 2024

Mr Hullabaloo and friends are off to the seaside on holiday! A world of adventure awaits!

a painted landscape featuring rural fields and white houses by the sea
LocationCushendun

Openings

Season

15th June 2024-16th June 2024

Visit the Old Church Centre to see a wonderful, one-time-only collection of distinguished…

Image of a painted bird, a swallow on the pages of a book.
LocationLimavady

Openings

Season

1st June 2024-27th July 2024

New Exhibition by poet and visual artists John Brown - Birds with No Passports. Launch takes place…

Picture of a woman with a Wildflower Crown on her head
LocationBallintoy

Openings

Season

15th June 2024

Let your creativity run wild and join Nature Engagement Officer, Dr Cliff Henry, for…

Image shows a movie theatre with red seats
LocationBushmills

Openings

Season

20th June 2024

Everyone loves a night at the movies! Enjoy small, intimate screenings of the latest blockbusters…

Chocolate Making at The Chocolate Manor
LocationCastlerock

Openings

Season

15th June 2024

Handcraft your own chocolates paired with the very best artisan products from Taste Causeway…

Image shows a close up of a jar filled with liquid and colourful herbs.
LocationLimavady

Openings

Season

20th June 2024

Experience The Edible Flower's Summer Solstice workshop, infusing gin with hawthorn, elderflower,…

Image shows the Henry Girls, 3 women standing outside all smiling and looking upwards.
LocationLimavady

Openings

Season

14th June 2024

Experience the captivating blend of traditional Irish roots and contemporary influences with The…

painting of a wave crashing against coastal rocks
LocationPortstewart

Openings

Season

4th May 2024-22nd June 2024

Artists Drawn Together is an eclectic group from across the country, united by a love of art…

Live Music Nights at the Bushmills Inn
LocationBushmills

Openings

Season

13th June 2024-15th June 2024

Season

20th June 2024-22nd June 2024

Live music every weekend in the Gas Bar at the Bushmills Inn

Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend

Openings

Season

15th June 2024-16th June 2024

Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend is a free event which highlights daily life on working farms. …

a pirate falls backwards into a harbour after walking the plank
LocationPortrush

Openings

Season

16th June 2024

Pirates Off Portrush returns in 2024, as Tavish Dhu returns to save Portrush Yacht Club from the…

Picture of a man and a woman smiling at each other leading up against a wall. She is wearing a navy and white polka dot dress with a wide white belt,
LocationPortstewart

Openings

Season

14th June 2024

A special summer tea dance with The Soda Popz performing the best-loved hits from the fabulous…

interior of Riverside Theatre auditorium
LocationColeraine

Openings

Season

15th June 2024

Europe's no.1 Johnny Cash & June Carter tribute

Next Week

a wax melt mould sits on a wooden table, with a candle burning and other tools for making candles
LocationBushmillls

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

Candle making workshop with Causeway Aromatics at The Designerie, Bushmills

CGI image of a stick that looks like a man standing in front of an orange dog.  the stickman looks scared the dog looks happy.
LocationPortstewart

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

Back-to-back short animations 'Zog', 'The Highway Rat' & 'Superworm' - part of the Cinemagic…

Image of a painted bird, a swallow on the pages of a book.
LocationLimavady

Openings

Season

1st June 2024-27th July 2024

New Exhibition by poet and visual artists John Brown - Birds with No Passports. Launch takes place…

a group of women sit on the floor of a small room with their hands joined at the palms
LocationCushendun

Openings

Season

23rd June 2024

A carefully curated day of self care, transformation, relaxation, stress relief and self love/self…

Image shows a movie theatre with red seats
LocationBushmills

Openings

Season

20th June 2024

Everyone loves a night at the movies! Enjoy small, intimate screenings of the latest blockbusters…

Exterior of Old Church Centre, Cushendun
LocationCushendun, Ballymena

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

Creatives on the Causeway Coast and the songs that inspire them

Image shows a close up of a jar filled with liquid and colourful herbs.
LocationLimavady

Openings

Season

20th June 2024

Experience The Edible Flower's Summer Solstice workshop, infusing gin with hawthorn, elderflower,…

painting of a wave crashing against coastal rocks
LocationPortstewart

Openings

Season

4th May 2024-22nd June 2024

Artists Drawn Together is an eclectic group from across the country, united by a love of art…

pieces of colourful stained glass in hexagonal shapes, with copper plated edges
LocationBushmills

Openings

Season

21st June 2024

A Stained Glass (Tiffany) Workshop where you will learn how to cut, grind, copper-foil and solder…

Live Music Nights at the Bushmills Inn
LocationBushmills

Openings

Season

20th June 2024-22nd June 2024

Live music every weekend in the Gas Bar at the Bushmills Inn

Visitors walking along the Causeway Cliffs admiring the sunrise
LocationBushmills

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

Rise with the skylark and join a bracing dawn stroll at Northern Ireland's only UNESCO World…

A Yoga Class on the Roof of the Giant's Causeway Visitor Centre
LocationBushmills

Openings

Season

21st June 2024

Have you ever taken part in a yoga class...on the roof of a building? Not just any building - an…

a chef talks to a tour group whilst holding a jar of locally made produce
LocationColeraine

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

Experience the exceptional foodie culture of the Causeway Coast. Enjoy this time together to eat,…

Ballycastle Seafront Market overlooking Fairhead
LocationBallycastle

Openings

Season

23rd June 2024

The flagship artisan market by Naturally North Coast & Glens on the beautiful Ballycastle Seafront.…

people browsing outdoor market stall tents on a sunny day
LocationColeraine

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

Causeway Speciality Market is a bustling artisan food, craft & art market held twice monthly in…

cookery class students stand outdoors holding their pans of freshly cooked paella
Location78 Portstewart Road, Coleraine

Openings

June

22nd June 2024

Enjoy an evening of cookery and craic at Ocho Bistro's Tapas Cookery Class

Next Month

bundles of wool and crocheting tools alongside a crocheted bowl and crocheted face pads
LocationBushmillls

Openings

Season

5th July 2024

Eco Friendly Crocheting Workshop with Janmary Designs at The Designerie, Bushmills

people browse outdoor market stalls with colourful flowers in the foreground
LocationLimavady

Openings

Season

21st July 2024

Visit the Naturally North Coast and Glens Artisan Market at the Benone Visitor Complex this Summer.

Image of a painted bird, a swallow on the pages of a book.
LocationLimavady

Openings

Season

1st June 2024-27th July 2024

New Exhibition by poet and visual artists John Brown - Birds with No Passports. Launch takes place…

Image shows a movie theatre with red seats
LocationBushmills

Openings

Season

4th July 2024

Season

18th July 2024

Everyone loves a night at the movies! Enjoy small, intimate screenings of the latest blockbusters…

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More Information

  1. Crowds line the street in the Diamond
    Ireland’s oldest traditional fair returns to the seaside town of Ballycastle, as thousands of people are set to celebrate its culture, heritage, music and agricultural traditions over a four-day event not to be missed.
    1. 24 Aug 202427 Aug 2024
  2. three red and white planes flying together through the sky
    The NI International Air Show 2024 will welcome spectators to the seaside towns of Portrush and Portstewart for two days of aviation attractions and family fun.
    1. 7 Sep 20248 Sep 2024
  3. A lady holding a bottle at the local food tastings
    The Bushmills Salmon & Whiskey Festival has the recipe for success with plenty of fresh local produce, cookery demonstrations, whiskey tastings at the Distillery and Naturally North Coast and Glens Market Artisan Market, as well as plenty of activities, workshops, live music and other entertainment throughout the weekend.
    1. 4 Oct 20246 Oct 2024
  4. A high quality, musical feast, showcasing original music. From traditional to contemporary, electric to acoustic, Atlantic Sessions has emerged as a permanent feature on the cultural calendar creating an energetic, vibrant atmosphere in the pubs, hotels, coffee shops and town halls across Portrush and Portstewart.
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