Summer Arts Programme

Our Summer Arts Programme 2019 is here and tickets for all our arts events are now on sale!

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Creative Classes Enrolment Day - May 2019

Wednesday 8 May | 9am - 5pm | Ards Arts Centre

Enrolment Day for all our Creative Classes, One-day Workshops, and Kids Arts Schemes is on:

WEDNESDAY 8 May 2019

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26 May 2019 - 27 May 2019 | Various | Ards Arts Centre and Conway Square

Newtownards is preparing for a puppet invasion in May when the Ards Puppet Festival returns to Ards Arts Centre and Conway Square for all the family to enjoy!

30 May 2019 - 29 June 2019 | Georgian Gallery | Ards Arts Centre

An exhibition by Michael Geddis and Joanne Proctor

30 May 2019 - 29 June 2019 | Sunburst Gallery | Ards Arts Centre

A solo exhibition by Bernadette Tuite

31 May 2019 | 8pm | Ards Arts Centre

For fifteen years, the Broken String Band have been purveying great bluegrass, roots and string band music.

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Arts and Heritage Guide May - Aug 2019

18 April 2019

Plan your Summer with the new Arts and Heritage Guide