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– Theme: Proud –

Thu 10 August 2023 • The Court House

Doors 7:00pm, Starts 7:30pm • Booking required, Free, Pride, Talks

Tenx9 is a storytelling event where nine people have up to ten minutes each to tell a true story from their own life that links with the theme. Founded in Belfast in 2011 by Paul Doran and Pádraig Ó Tuama the popularity of Tenx9 continues to grow with events in London, Nashville, Chicago, Melbourne and beyond!

In partnership with Bangor Pride 2023 we are delighted to welcome Tenx9 to The Court House with the theme Proud… What does it mean to feel proud? Is there something you are too proud to admit? Tell us your stories!

If you are interested in taking part, have a read at the Tenx9 guidelines which include tips for telling your story Submissions can be sent to

It is free to attend this event but you need to register your place via the tickets link. A £5 donation is suggested on the night.