The Festival is a programme of nautical themed events in Ballycastle and Rathlin Island. Come along and join in and help celebrate our rich diverse maritime Culture during this unique festival.

The festival celebrates the culture, cuisine and coastal treasures with exciting sea-focused programme of nautical themed events in Ballycastle and Rathlin Island.

Events such as the Tall Ship, Curragh’s, have-a-go kayaking, traditional music, Naturally North Coast & Glens Market and an ‘Ulster Chowder Cook off’ only give a flavour of what is on offer to see and do.