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Folk On A Boat

16–31 August • Pickie Pier

Departs at: 6:30pm • £18 • Boat Tours

Join skipper, local character and teller of tall tales Brian Meharg on board his boat Ocean Crest for a musical cruise along the beautiful North Down coastline. The music will be led by local folk singer, historian and raconteur, David Lennon, plus special musical guests. They will bring to life Bangor’s colourful past with songs about Columbanus, the United Irishmen, and some lesser-known facts and fables from our town.

Every trip departs at 6:30pm on the following dates:

  • Wednesday 16th Aug
  • Thursday 17th Aug
  • Friday 18th Aug
  • Saturday 19th Aug
  • Sunday 20th Aug
  • Sunday 27th Aug
  • Monday 28th Aug
  • Tuesday 29th Aug
  • Wednesday 30th Aug
  • Thursday 31st Aug

Folk on a Boat is always the hottest ticket in town so speedy booking is recommended!

Wrap up warm, and bring some refreshments!

Children (12+) are welcome on the trip but they do require a ticket