Blackwood: An Illustrated History

9 June - 2 July | Ards Arts Centre

An exhibition bringing together the Blackwood family tree with photographs and illustrated letters sent home by Lord Basil and Freddy Blackwood during their travels and later during the First World War.

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ForM Sculpture Exhibition

4 - 26 June | Bangor Castle Walled Garden

Stumble upon art in the beautiful surroundings of the Walled Garden, Bangor Castle.

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Film Screenings

22 June, 24 June, 1 July | 8pm | Various

As part of Ards and North Down Borough Council's Remember and Reflect Somme Commemorations, there will be screenings of First World War themed movies: "War Horse" and "My Boy Jack".

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Ulster Orchestra

17 June | 7.30pm | Bangor Abbey

Let some of the musicians of the Ulster Orchestra charm you with a delightful programme of chamber music, perfect for a summer's evening!

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01 July 2016 | 8pm | The Portico of Ards, Portaferry

Directed by Steven Spielberg, this classic tale is set against a sweeping canvas of rural England and Europe during the First World War.

01 July 2016 - 26 August 2016 | 12.30pm | Conway Square, Newtownards

We are hoping for a good weather in Ards this summer and are taking on the challenge of presenting outdoor performances every Friday lunchtime in Conway Square!

07 July 2016 - 26 July 2016 | Ards Arts Centre

A selection of the finest work being created by talented GCSE, AS and A Level students from the Ards and North Down Borough.

19 July 2016 - 20 July 2016 | 2pm and 6pm | Bangor Walled Castle Garden

Heartbreak Productions are thrilled to present Ratburger, the fifth screamingly funny novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country!

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Remember and Reflect Through Film

13 June 2016

World War One themed film screenings as part of Ards and North Down Borough Council's 'Remember and Reflect' Somme Commemorations.