Free, Cheap & Fun Things To Do This August

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

There’s a whole range of fun events taking place across Northern Ireland in August for kids and families to celebrate the summer holidays! Why not plan some days out?

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Belfast Pride Festival

When: 26th July – 3rd August
Where: Belfast City Centre
Participation in the parade is subject to a fee

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Causeway Coast Truck Festival

When: 17th – 18th August
Where: Causeway Coast
Free to public, donations to Air Ambulance NI

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Big Splash Festival

When: 24th July - 3rd August
Where: Portglenone, County Antrim
Prices vary, see website for details

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Belfast Mela 2019

When: 25th August
Where: Botanic Gardens, Belfast
Ticketed event, see website for pricing

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Kite Festival

When: 29th July  – 4th August   
Where: Castlerock, Derry/Londonderry
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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Party in the Park

When: Saturday 3rd August
Where: Antrim Castle Gardens
This event is free

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Music in the Park

When: Every Sunday throughout August
Where: Ward Park, Bangor
This event is free

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Carnival of Colours

When: 31st August – 1st Sept
Where: Brooke Park, Derry/Londonderry
This event is free

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Enniskillen Water Park

When: Sundays, Tuesdays & Thursdays
Where: Corralea Water Park
Child (9-17years old) £14, Adult £18, Child under 9 £11

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Outdoor Adventures - Minibeasts

When: 17th August
Where: Murlough, Co. Down
This event is free, but booking is essential

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