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Events Blog - Ballinderry Station Cottage

Stormont Fencing Club is running their annual Fencing Competition at the appropriate setting of Carrickfergus Castle. This ever popular annual event sees even more entrants this year, with contestants from farther afield than in previous competitions. Spectators welcome.

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Now in its 9th year, organisers hope to attract a record number of cyclists which will in turn help them smash the £100,000 barrier for the total amount raised for local charities. This year’s cycle will support the work of both Cancer Focus Northern Ireland and the Simon Community.

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The smell of burning rubber fills the air as the museum’s grounds transform into a unique motorsport venue for one day. This year ‘Minis, Mods and Monsters’ take over the 2014 race day with a wide selection of historic cars competing on the demanding course.

Get close to all the beautiful models with a stroll around the displays of classic cars and bikes. Held in conjunction with the Thoroughbred Sport Car Club Northern Ireland. Major event day pricing applicable.

Northern Ireland’s premier vintage fair will also be there and the scene will be set to celebrate all ‘Minis, Mods and Monsters’ during the daylong event in association with the Thoroughbred Sports Car Club NI.

Come and Celebrate the Swinging Sixties as Fashion, Lifestyle and Music Meets Motoring and Scootering at Cultra’s Manor House at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum, for a Mod-tastic Day Out for the Whole Family!

Family Fun with the ‘Summer Jamm’ In Strabane

Strabane town centre will come alive with live music, street entertainers, sporting events, gardening & cookery displays, fun fair and food and craft markets just to name a few.

Will include:

– Live Music

– Al Fresco Cook Up with Darren Iddon

– Children’s Entertainment : To keep the young ones and teenagers entertained there will be a fun fair throughout the day and into the evening as well as face painting, street entertainers and aerial acts.

– Rampage BMX Jump Show : One the main highlights of the day will be the astonishing Rampage BMX jump show in the Score Site as part of Bike Week. Backed by a live DJ watch Captain Matt G and his team of junior and senior jump crews defy gravity with Tailwhips, 360 variation, backflips and flairs. A number of workshops will also be held throughout the day.

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Five snooker living legends – with 10 world titles between them – compete in this special challenge match. Snooker fans will enjoy a series of doubles and singles? but only one team can win!

Stephen Hendry partners Ken Doherty to take on Jimmy White and John Parrott. Dennis Taylor presents his trick shot cabaret and provides live commentary. Referee, Michaela Tabb, takes charge of proceedings.

One lucky member of the audience will partner a legend in a game of doubles.

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A great day out with the family including ships, planes, trains and automobiles – and including the famous Tall Ships!

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