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July 16th: Due to popular demand, a few extra tickets have been made available for our Taproom Takeover events featuring Bullhouse Brewery in the Old Auction Rooms.

July 15th: Did you attend Seaside Revival? We’d love to know if you’re local or came to Bangor for the event, what we got right (or wrong!) and what you’d like to see next year. Give us feedback here

July 12th: Festival owners Kieran & Alison have their 2 hour Bangor FM takeover online now. Listen back here

July 9th: Villagers have released a lovely new summer track. Remaining tickets for their show on 23rd August available from here 

July 8th: To everyone who helped make Saturday’s Seaside Revival Vintage Festival so memorable: to our amazing staff and volunteers, all the artists, traders, vintage car & bike owners, local businesses and partners, National Lottery Heritage Fund NI  & everyone who took part and supported us – thank you.

July 7th: Seaside Revival continues today with Revival Picnic from 4-6pm at Ward Park bandstand . 

July 5th: Our Bangor FM takeover begins tonight from 6-8pm with a Seaside Revival special. Guests are Rachel McCarthy & Stephen Macartney. You can listen here or at 109.7FM

July 5th: Look our for our Seaside Revival co-ordinator, Caroline McCoubrey, on UTV Live tonight between 6-6.30pm talking about tomorrow’s big Seaside Revival Vintage Festival and the Pickie to Pier swim.

July 4th: Our Seaside Revival weekend starts tonight with Bangor’s Ghost. There are a few tickets left which are available from here

July 4th: Be sure to get your copy of the Spectator today which has a free Seaside Revival Vintage Festival pullout with the full programme and timings for Saturday.

July 3rd: Just a couple of tickets left for The Professor & The Factory on Friday 9th August in Studio 1A. 

July 1st: Francis McIlduff & A Dog’s Dinner are now sold out. 

July 1st: All places are now filled for trader stalls and vintage cars & bikes at Seaside Revival. 

June 28th: A number of shops and businesses around Bangor town centre have been participating in our Best Dressed Vintage Window competition in support of Seaside Revival Vintage Festival next weekend. You can vote for your favourite here

June 28th: O Brother Where Art Thou and The Rum Diaries are both now sold out

June 28th: We’ll be talking to Kim Lenaghan on BBC Radio Ulster Sunday morning at 7am

June 26th: Third and final Midleton Irish Whiskey Tasting added on Sat 24 Aug. Tickets available here

June 26th: Seaside Revival Vintage Festival (6th July) has a number of fringe events throughout the weekend. Full details available here 

June 25th: Only a couple of tickets left for Francis McIlduff, A Dog’s Dinner & Book Club 3

June 24th: Mark Blair was live on RinseFM today, you can listen back here

June 21st: Happy Mondays at the Limelight is now completely sold out.

June 20th: Just 1 x ticket left for Bangor Bike Tour on Sat 17th Aug. Ticket available here 

June 19th: Good people of Bangor – you now have a once in a generation opportunity to influence the £50m redevelopment of Queen’s Parade on Bangor seafront. Have a look at the draft plans online at

June 19th: Neal McClelland at Downtown Radio dropped in to talk to us about Seaside Revival Vintage Festival. It aired last Friday and you can listen back here

June 18th: Big congratulations to Paul Ferris whose book Boy on the Shed recently won the Sports Biography of the Year at the prestigious Telegraph Sports Book Awards. Paul will be with us to talk about the book on 23rd August. Tickets available here

June 17th: Only 4 tickets left for the third and final Afternoon G&T on Saturday 24th August. Tickets from here

June 17th: Only 5 tickets left for the screening of O’ Brother Where Art Thou. Remaining tickets available here

June 17th: Great podcast from last week – Murray Lachlan Young talking to Jo Wood. You can listen back here

June 17th: Many thanks to our volunteers, Aaron, Phil and Peter for all their hard graft at yesterday’s sunny Bangor Flea. Next Flea is Sun 21st July – Click here for details

June 15th: Our 2nd Bangor Flea Market takes place this Sunday 16 June at The Salty Dog Beer Garden, 1-5pm FREE

June 14th: An evening with Michael Parkinson is now completely sold out.

June 14th: Fathers day present? Why not suprise him with a pair of tickets to The Specials

June 13th: A handful of tickets left for the Sat (17th Aug) afternoon Taproom Takeover. Fri & Sat evening sold out.

June 11th: We’ve added an extra date for both Afternoon G&T (Sat 24th) and Sunday Brunch (Sat 3rd).

June 11th: Programmes being distributed in Belfast today – keep an eye out!

June 11th: Only two tickets left for Bangor Walking Tour on Tuesday 27th August.

June 10th: All four Guillemot Goes East events are now sold out.

June 10th: The extra night for Beer v Wine event has now sold out.

June 9th: Fish ’n’ Sips, Tapas Trail, Ain’t No Sin To Love Gin and the Wine Off are now all sold out.

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