We now have online booking available for all our performances - so you can book at any time of the day!  Simply click on the TicketSource BUY TICKETS link at the top of our web page!

Or if you prefer, you can call the Box Office on 028 9181 0803 during office opening hours (Mon - Thurs 9am - 5pm and Fri 9am - 4.30pm).

Friday Night Live

26 February 2016 | 8pm | Ards Arts Centre

This folky five-piece take delight in swapping banjo, whistles, and guitars; with mandolin, bouzouki and fiddle!

16 March 2016 | 8pm | Ards Arts Centre

Due to popular demand, a new date has been added for Anthony Toner!

19 March 2016 | 8pm | Ards Arts Centre


29 April 2016 | 8pm | Ards Arts Centre

Band leader and songwriter Brendan Popplestone is keen to share his quirky songs and over fifteen years has assembled a talented ensemble playing violin, bass, cajon and accordian.

Festival Events

31 March 2016 | 8pm | Bangor Castle

Beoga's sound lies firmly within the Irish tradition but they are not afraid to incorporate other genres' nuances into their music.

06 April 2016 - 10 April 2016 | Various around Ards

The Ards International Guitar Festival is back with a bang in April 2016 with a jam packed line-up of flamenco, blues, folks, rock, bluegrass and classical for guitar aficiandos across the borough!

06 May 2016 | 8pm | Bangor Castle

From live work with BBC Radio 4 and Proms in the Park to singing regularly with Van Morrison, Dana's reputation as one of Ireland's top vocalists continues to gain momentum.

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    Rooms in Ards Arts Centre can be hired by members of the public for a variety of uses including meetings, conferences, and events.

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