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Summer in the City 2022 programme

🎉‘Summer in the City’ launches on Monday 6 June at 11am🎉 This year’s programme is jam packed with activity schemes and sports courses to keep children entertained throughout the summer months. It’s the perfect guide for busy parents looking to get their little ones active! The Council’s summer scheme is

Ongoing

Hide and Sheep Augmented Reality Trail

W5, Belfast Belfast

Explore W5 with Shaun the Sheep and enjoy a game of Hide & Sheep this summer! How to Play: Before your visit, download the ‘Hide & Sheep’ App via the App Store or Google Play. On the day of your visit, open the app and enter our W5 venue Code

Elmer’s Big Belfast Trail

Elmer and 30 of his uniquely decorated friends will appear on the streets of Belfast to form the biggest-ever public art trail the city has seen, running for ten weeks until 31st August 2022. With a blaze of colour and creativity, Elmer and his friends bring a ton of fun

Free

Junior Wetland Rangers – WWT Castle Espie

Castle Espie Castle Espie Wetland Centre, Comber

Become a Junior Wetland Ranger this summer at WWT Castle Espie! Learn what it takes to care for our beautiful wetlands and help us with our daily mission to save wetland nature. Set off to explore and take part in fun activities to discover what makes wetlands amazing. With exciting

Recurring

Imagination Station at The MAC

The MAC The MAC, Belfatst

Create inspiration wherever inspiration hits at one of the Imagination Stations stuffed with art supplies and activity sheets for grown ups.

Free
Recurring

How the nose got its sneeze

W5, Belfast Belfast

This summer OKIDO Studio will be touring a wonderful, science-based play experience for young children to enjoy along with their families. Starting with a story to set the scene, children will journey through a giant nose and continue with lots of loose part play within two large lung-shaped domes. A

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Astronaut George

Armagh Planetarium College Hill, Armagh

Astronaut George is a perfect introduction to the planets in our Solar System for pre-school kids. During this full-dome show George investigates the best planet to live on and the dangers lurking on the surface of other planets in our Solar System. But will he find any alien friends to play with? Join us and find

Free – £5
Recurring

The Mourne Eye

The Mourne Eye Castle Park, Newcastle

The Mourne Eye located in the heart of Newcastle at Castle Park. Stunning Panoramic views from the Big Wheel.

£3.50 – £4.50
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Perfect Little Planet (relaxed)

Armagh Planetarium College Hill, Armagh

Imagine the ultimate space vacation! Discover our Solar System through a new set of eyes – a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known Dwarf Planet. Dive down the ice cliffs of Miranda. Sail through the rings of

Free – £28
Recurring

Did an Asteroid Really Kill the Dinosaurs?

Armagh Planetarium College Hill, Armagh

Did a space rock six miles wide slam into the Earth 66 million years ago and wipe out 75 percent of all living species at that time, including the dinosaurs? Explore this impact and cosmic collisions across the Solar System in this dynamic new show. Include footage from the first

Free – £28
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The Celts – Meet the Warriors!

Navan Centre & Fort 81 Killylea Road, Armagh

Immerse yourself in life as a Celt, as you meet our Iron Age warriors. This family-oriented tour provides the opportunity to become a central part of the clan! · Transform into a Celtic Warrior, as you have your face painted and wear one of our authentic costumes. · Enjoy storytelling

Recurring

Look Up! A Summer Night Sky Tour

Armagh Planetarium College Hill, Armagh

Adults & Over 8's Produced by Armagh Observatory and Planetarium "Look Up!" is a seasonal tour around the night sky as seen from Ireland. Let our presenters guide you through the beautiful objects and constellations seen at this time of year. This show is ideal for anyone starting out in

£6 – £28
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Dinosaurs at Dusk

Armagh Planetarium College Hill, Armagh

Adults & Over 6's Please Note: The Brickosaurs exhibit & our exhibition is included when purchasing a dome show. Book more than one show and receive 20% discount. A learning adventure of a father and his teenage daughter Lucy, who share a fascination for all things that fly. You’ll travel

£6 – £28
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Our Solar System

Armagh Planetarium College Hill, Armagh

Family Show Have you ever wondered what is in our Solar System? In this brand new interactive show, produced by the Armagh Observatory and Planetarium, you can sit back, relax and enjoy an out of this world tour of the Solar System we call home. See the planets up close,

Free – £28
Recurring

Scarva Band Concerts

Scarva Bandstand Main Street, Scarva

The summer concert programme returns to Scarva Band Stand. Concerts take place each Sunday from 3-4pm from 1 May – 25 September. Admission is free and no booking is required.

Recurring

Music In The Park

Ward Park Hamilton Rd, Bangor

A ​​​​​​series of free music concerts at the beautiful old Victorian bandstand in Ward Park, featuring a range of genres including folk, blues, rock, jazz and punk. The event is unique to Bangor and celebrates the diversity of great local musical talent, from emerging performers to established artists. We are

Free
Recurring

Capcom go!

Armagh Planetarium College Hill, Armagh

Adults & Over 6's This is an immersive, historical documentary that showcases the achievements of the Apollo programme and what it took to put the first human on the Moon. It introduces a new generation to the immense challenges that were overcome and will inspire them to become the explorers,

£6 – £28