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You Are 'Shore' To Have A Great Time!

05 August 2016

The Mayor, Councillor John Scott, launches this year’s Shoreline Festival with Jane McClenaghan from Vital Nutrition.


Jordanstown Loughshore Park will once again be rocking with this year’s Shoreline Festival taking place over the August Bank Holiday.  The guaranteed family fun kicks off on the afternoon of Friday 26 August with specially discounted amusement rides from 2pm until 9pm. 

The family fun continues each day of the festival with activities including bouncy castles, face painting, magic shows, foam party and a petting zoo from 1pm until 6pm.  For a culinary treat and to pick up some tips, Jane McClenaghan from Vital Nutrition will be hosting cookery demonstrations on Saturday 27 August from 1pm until 5pm.

Fabulous musical entertainment is again the main attraction of the festival with excellent concerts planned.  Saturday night features the Sounds of Adele with Suzanne Pavis, Northern Ireland’s number one Adele tribute act.  Fiddler Adam will be making sure everyone’s toes are tapping from 4pm on Sunday 28 August and at night the rock ‘n’ roll lovers will be Livin’ on a Prayer” when Con Jovi kick off their concert at 8pm.

The fun continues on Bank Holiday Monday from 1pm until 6pm with more family entertainment.  For the little kids and not so little kids, an opportunity to belt out your favourite songs from the movies and charts begins at 2pm.  For those looking to pick up a unique gift, Bonkers Betty’s Bizarre Bazaar is open from 1pm.

Admission to the festival is free of charge and for more information visit www.antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.uk/shoreline