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Whats on

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Sunday 18152229
Monday 29162330
Tuesday 310172431
Wednesday 411

Date and Time

11 Mar 2015

Plant Gems For Your Garden – Lecture

Toby will inspire you to consider planting a selection of beautiful plants and shrubs which are more unusual but easily obtainable, and his illustrated lecture will outline their care and conditions, all gems to make your garden sparkle.


Date and Time

18 Mar 2015

Hugo Duncan & Friends Country Concert – Music

Mayor Ewing’s Country Concert all proceeds in aid of the Mayor’s Charity Marie Curie Cancer Care.

Thursday 5

Date and Time

05 Mar 2015

Southern Tenant Folk Union

One of the most highly acclaimed folk/blue grass bands in the UK today.


Date and Time

12 Mar 2015

Michael Longley

Michael Longley has long been acknowledged as one of our greatest living poets:  Seamus Heaney once described him as ‘a keeper of the artistic estate, a custodian of griefs and wonders’.


Date and Time

19 Mar 2015

Phillip Dyson

An Evening of Popular Classics International Concert Pianist Phillip Dyson presents an evening of popular and much loved piano classics, including Beethoven’s ‘Moonlight Sonata’, Rachmaninov’s ‘Prelude in G minor’, Scott Joplin’s ‘The Entertainer’ and ‘Maple Leaf Rag’, Debussy’s Clair de Lune’, George Gershwin’s ‘Rhapsody in Blue’, Chopin’s ‘Fantaisie–Impromptu’ and ‘Waltz in C sharp minor’.

Friday 6

Date and Time

06 Mar 2015

Dominic Kirwan – Music

Dominic Kirwin, one of Ireland’s most respected and popular performers is playing Lagan Valley Island as part of his nationwide Jan/Feb/March 2015 Concert Tour.


Date and Time

13 Mar 2015

’Stitched Up’

An entertaining, satirical, dark and funny drama about the current crisis within the NHS.


Date and Time

27 Mar 2015


1923: The War is over.

Saturday 7

Date and Time

07 Mar 2015

Ursula Burns

Maverick musician Ursula Burns randomly fell into funny land when she accidently won the Irish Musical Comedy Awards in 2012.

07 Mar 2015


Music Masquerade

FREE Fun for all the family! Live music, face painting, treasure hunt, creative workshops, Superheroes and “Frozen” Princesses, street theatre and much much more!  Click here for full event listing & details.

07 Mar 2015

12pm – Late

CCE Loch Lao

CCE Loch Lao’s annual showcase of the best in Irish traditional music, song and dance including music groups, ceili bands, singers, harpers, pipers, fiddlers, guitarists and much more.

07 Mar 2015


07 Mar 2015



Date and Time

14 Mar 2015

The Linley Hamilton Quintet

Now in their fourth year, the Linley Hamilton Quintet are regulars on the Irish and UK festival scene.

14 Mar 2015


Julie Dorman School of Dance

Dancing display 2015.

14 Mar 2015



Date and Time

21 Mar 2015

1st Hillsborough Scouts Easter Craft Fair

Call in to see the delicious cakes, gorgeous crafts and gifts, book stall, nail bar, outdoor penalty shoot–out to keep the kids happy too! Venue: Hillsborough Scout & Community Hall, Ballynahinch Street, Hillsborough.

21 Mar 2015

10am – 1pm

City of Lisburn Mayor’s Carnival Parade and Family Fun Day

All that glitters is ‘Gold’ at the City of Lisburn Mayor’s Carnival Parade and Family Fun Day on Sat 21 Mar 2015 Gold–gilded SERC students Noela and Rebecca are joined by The Right Worshipful The Mayor of Lisburn, Councillor Andrew Ewing and Alderman Paul Porter, Chair of Leisure Services, Lisburn City Council who are looking forward to welcoming thousands of people to the City of Lisburn Mayor’s Carnival Parade and Family Fun Day later this month.

21 Mar 2015



Date and Time

28 Mar 2015


From the company that brought you last year’s acclaimed production ‘Arrivals’, about the lives of immigrants to Northern Ireland, the story continues with ‘Arrivals2’, all about their children.


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