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Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Arrives in Newry

With only 3 Days to go until Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Arrives in Newry! Here’s everything you need to know!


Newry BID along with First Derivatives and Newry Mourne and Down District Council are excited to be bringing the Aston Martin Red Bull F1 Team and Car to Newry. The Car will be on display, allowing for the chance to get up close to the double championship-winning RB8 and get a change to hear the ear-splitting roar of the engine as the team perform some engine fire ups throughout the event!

When is it on?


The Car and Team will arrive in Newry on Sunday November 4th and the event will be open to the public from 2pm-4pm at Marcus Square, Hill Street Newry. Engine fire ups will be happening every 30 minutes approximately.

What entertainment is available?


To coincide with the City of Merchant’s Festival, Bosco Youth Club, Shamrocks Youth Club, Regenerate Clanyre and Carnagat Youth Club with be performing cultural dances throughout the event.

There will also be free Face Painting in Make Up Pro Store Newry, as well as face painters and balloon modelling on street. Jumping Clay will also be providing free workshops to create your own car magnet. With lots of other surprises planned.!

PSNI and Road Safety Committee will also be there on the day.

Will there be food available?


There will be a number of food vendors onsite, including Art Bar Funkel, La Dolce Avita and Fancy Fox.


Do I need tickets?


This family event is FREE and no ticket is required. We are expecting large crowds so some queuing may be required.

Will there be road restrictions?


Hill Street, Newry will be closed to traffic from 9pm on Saturday November 3rd to allow for set up. Please be advised that all cars must be removed from the street by that time. Marcus Street will also be closed to pedestrians from 11am on Sunday Morning.

Where can I park?


Newry BID provide 250 free car parking spaces at North Street Car Park within walking distance to the event.



We look forward to seeing you there!




NEWRY BID are delighted to partner with First Derivatives plc and Newry, Mourne and Down District Council to announce The Aston Martin Red Bull Racing (AMRBR) Formula 1 team are bringing one of their famous F1 cars to Marcus Square in Newry this November.

Set to take up its podium position outside the newly opened First Derivatives building, the car will be on display between 2pm and 4pm on Sunday 4 November 2018.

Bring the family and get a photo with the car, watch and listen to the engine fire ups and enjoy free family entertainment!


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