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Ards & North Down Experiences

Pop-up Christmas Shop at North Down Museum
Pop-up Christmas Shop at North Down Museum
Christmas

Pop-up Christmas Shop at North Down Museum

29.62 KM
29 Nov 2022 - 08 Jan 2023

Come and visit North Down Museum's unique shopping experience this Christmas!

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Christmas at Ulster Folk Museum
Christmas at Ulster Folk Museum
Ards & North Down Experiences

Christmas at Ulster Folk Museum

15.65 KM
03 - 23 Dec 2022

Celebrate a traditional Christmas in Ballycultra with seasonal music, festive decorations and demonstrations by their talented makers.

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Santa’s Sooty Christmas
Santa’s Sooty Christmas
Ards & North Down Experiences

Santa’s Sooty Christmas

Sat, 10 Dec 2022, 2:00pm

Family-friendly Christmas Pantomime presented by Centre Stage Theatre Company! A Christmas Tale, with catchy songs and simple effects.

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New Year’s Day Walk – Donaghadee
New Year’s Day Walk – Donaghadee
Family Friendly

New Year’s Day Walk – Donaghadee

Sun, 01 Jan 2023, 10:00am

Start the New Year and shake off the cobwebs from 2022 by exploring the rich and varied history…

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Visit Father Christmas at Ulster Folk Museum
Visit Father Christmas at Ulster Folk Museum
Ards & North Down Experiences

Visit Father Christmas at Ulster Folk Museum

15.65 KM
10 - 23 Dec 2022

Enjoy a magical experience with Father Christmas at Ulster Folk Museum.

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Creative Peninsula Winter Exhibition
Creative Peninsula Winter Exhibition
Ards & North Down Experiences

Creative Peninsula Winter Exhibition

25.8 KM
29 Nov - 16 Dec 2022

This exhibition will feature a variety of artworks and styles including paintings, prints, and drawings by the finest…

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Christmas evenings at Ulster Folk Museum
Christmas evenings at Ulster Folk Museum
Christmas

Christmas evenings at Ulster Folk Museum

15.65 KM
09 - 16 Dec 2022

Experience a magical Christmas evening in Ballycultra and get involved with Christmas crafts, sample traditional fayre and listen…

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Boxing Day Race Meeting
Boxing Day Race Meeting
Sport

Boxing Day Race Meeting

24.54 KM
Mon, 26 Dec 2022, 10:30am

You don’t have to be an avid race-goer, the hooves thundering are sure to get your heart racing…

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Creative Peninsula Christmas Edit Pop-up Shop
Creative Peninsula Christmas Edit Pop-up Shop
Christmas Markets

Creative Peninsula Christmas Edit Pop-up Shop

25.8 KM
29 Nov - 16 Dec 2022

Visit the opulent festive setting of the Georgian Gallery, Ards Arts Centre for a Christmas Pop-up p exclusively…

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