Weekend Events August

Posted on 4th August in

Kick start your weekend with a variety of events and activities on your doorstep. With events including the Inns Market and activities such as Spruce Meadows, you’ll never be at a loose end in Lisburn & Castlereagh.

Old Meets New at the Ulster Grand Prix

August Weekend - Grand Prix

To celebrate the start of Ulster Grand Prix Bike Week 2017, an ‘Old Meets New’ event will be held in Market Square, Lisburn this weekend.  Vintage Bikes from the 1970’s and earlier will be on display in the Square from 10am until 12pm. You can also compete in the XBox UGP Ride 2 Game on the Big Screen to win a special prize, courtesy of GAMElisburn.

Pipe Band Championships 2017

August Weekend - Pipe Bands

Moira Demesne is proud to host the Lisburn & Castlereagh City Pipe Band Championships 2017. You’ll be blown away by the fantastic festival atmosphere at Moira Demesne, with fun and games, food and trade stalls and other great activities on site. Furthermore, see The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association NI’s Facebook page.

Inns Market

August Weekend - Inns

Inns Market is a monthly farmers market with a variety of artisan food producers offering a diverse range of foods. From grass-fed beef, gourmet sausages and organic eggs to chutneys, preserves, granolas. It is a great way to spend this Saturday from 10am to 2pm and get your weekend food shop underway. You are guaranteed to find something new, whether that be a new food or a culinary tip.

Spruce Meadows Adventure Farm

August Weekend - Spruce Meadows

Spruce Meadows is found in a country setting between Lisburn and Hillsborough. It’s only minutes from Sprucefield, the M1 motorway and the A1 carriageway. Activities range from quad biking and pitch ‘n’ putt to fishing and most are suitable for all ages. Additionally, new activities this year include Par 3, football, golf and archery. A traditional coffee shop is also on site for exasperated adventurers!