Festival

TEN DAYS! OVER FIFTY EVENTS! RETURNING FOR 2019!

A Bonanza of Festival Family Fun!

In 2019 we were pleased to have over 50 events taking place during the course of Festival week, covering a wide spectrum of activities and interests and catering for all age groups. We look forward to welcoming back old events that are well loved and supported by the people of Randalstown.

Our Festival gallery can be viewed here

Our current schedule is:-

Friday 14th June

  • Clay Pigeon Shoot - Connaught/Ballylurgan Road - 4:00pm
  • Wine tasting - Arches Community hall - The Vintage - 7:30pm
  • Family Ramble - Shanes Castle Estate - 7:00pm
  • Randalstown Central PTA BBQ - Randalstown Central PS -  6-9pm
  • Charity Line Dance - Neillsbrook Community Centre - 7:00pm

Saturday 15th June

  • Hillstown Farm Shop - Hillstown farm, Glebe Road, Randalstown - Open Farm Weekend - 10:00am

Sunday 16th June

  • Songs of Praise - Randalstown Top Ten Hymns - Church of Ireland - 7:00pm

Monday 17th June

  • Teddy Bears Walk (By Invitation Only) - Randalstown Central - 9:45pm
  • Book Swap (for MacMillan Cancer Support) - O'Kanes Bar & Lounge - 4:00pm
  • Family Fun Cycle - Starts Inside Shane's Castle Grand Entrance - 7:00pm
  • YFC Tug of War - Neillsbrook (behind all-weather pitches) - 8:30pm
  • "Eye Feel Good" Climbing Wall - Neillsbrook (behind all-weather pitches) - 8:00pm
  • "Eye Feel Good" Archery - Neillsbrook (behind all-weather pitches) - 8:00pm
  • Slow Bike Race - Neillsbrook (behind all-weather pitches) - 8:00pm

Tuesday 18th June

  • Senior Citizens Mystery Tour (By Ticket Only) - Leave from Randalstown Library - 11:00am
  • Horticulture & History - Walking Tour - Randalstown Library - 10:30am,
  • Walking Treasure Hunt - Scout Hall - 6:30pm
  • Invitation Pairs Bowling Comp. - Drummaul Church Group - 6:30pm

Wednesday 19th June

  • Celtic Thistle Solo Bagpipe Championship - New Street - 6:45pm
  • Duck Race - Weir to Viaduct Bridge - 7:00pm
  • Outdoor Concert - New Street - 7:00pm
  • Stalls and Sideshows - New Street - 7:15pm
  • Fiddle & Five Strings Charity Music Night - Rugby Club - 9:00pm

Thursday 20th June

  • WI Floral art Demonstration (By Ticket Only) - Neillsbrook Community Centre - 7:30pm
  • School Sports Competition - Neillsbrook Community Centre - 10:00am
  • Traditional Music Session - O'Kanes Bar - 9:00pm
  • St Benedicts 10k Run - Shane's Castle - 6:00pm

Friday 21st June

  • Creggan PS Family Fun Day - Creggan PS - Time TBC
  • Duneane Annual Fun Night - Duneane PS - time TBC
  • Soap Box Derby (pre-registration required) - Church Road (Entry Forms from ARCHES Office) - 7:15pm
  • Ceili and special guests - St MacNissis Parish Centre - 8:30pm
  • Gin Experience with friends of Maine IPS - Black Bull - 8:00pm

Saturday 22nd June

  • Festival Gymkhana & Country Fair - Dunmore Park - 10:00am
  • Dog Show and Family Fun Day - Dunmore Park - 12noon
  • Youth Football Tournament (P7 and Yr1) - Neillsbrook Pitches - 10:00am
  • Beer Festival - The Black Bull Inn - 12noon

Sunday 23rd June

  • Family Fun Day & Beer Festival - The Black Bull Inn - 12noon

All Week

  • Odd Duck Out - (Entry Forms from Kandy Shop / Arches Office)
  • World of Owls -  One child free for every paying adult
  • Fireside Quizzes - Quiz sheets available from various outlets
  • Needlecraft Exhibition - Randalstown Pharmacy Window
  • Book swap (for MacMillan Cancer Support) - O'Kanes Bar & Lounge

 

(List subject to change)