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Nov 11
Newry Christmas Lights Switch-on

Newry Mourne and Down District Council get ready to fill the district with some Christmas Magic with Switch On Events happening across the district from 17th November until 9th December 2022. It all kicks off with the Lights Switch-On in Newry on 17th November Newry will embrace the festive spirit with free family activities at […]

Nov 04
Christmas Magic is Coming to The Quays

Join us at The Quays Shopping Centre on Thursday 11th November from 6-8pm where we are kick-starting the Christmas season in style.  Santa will be joined by some special guests at the Centre to switch on our Christmas Lights and officially open our Magical Christmas Trail. There will be Christmas Cookie decorating, balloon modelling, face […]

Mar 04
Sticky Fingers Virtual Children’s Festival 2021

Sticky Fingers, a Newry City Centre based Art company are hosting their Annual Children’s Festival from 17th – 21st March. This year the festival will take place virtually and will be suitable for Children from 2 years of age and over. Click the link below to see their festival line up. While the festival […]

Oct 02
MonsterVillain Halloween Safari Hunt October 2020

The safari has been designed completely contactless so that players can only interact in small family groups whilst adhering to social distancing.

Aug 26
MonsterHero Safari Event – Family Treasure Hunt

On Saturday 22nd August Newry BID hosted a family fun MonsterHero Safari hunt that took place throughout Newry city centre. Despite the bad weather, there was a great turn out and we would like to thank everyone who took part. After finding all 10 MonsterHeroes, families were rewarded with a FREE e-book about their first […]

Mar 25
Coronavirus FAQs 

Answers to frequently asked questions to offer guidance in responding to the coronavirus disease, COVID-19

Mar 24
Newry TradFest 2020

Newry Business Improvement District (BID) were delighted to organise TradFest again this year and promote Newry City over three days. Running from March 14th– 16th the sessions were widespread across the city including both day and night time slots. Many Trad musicians played in multiple venues entertaining audiences over the weekend creating a cultural and […]

Feb 21
Newry TradFest March 2020

Now in its third year, Newry TradFest will once again entertain audiences across many venues over St. Patrick’s weekend. Newry Business Improvement District (BID) are delighted to organise the event again this year and promote Newry City over four days. Running from March 14th– 17th Trad sessions will be in full flow with thriving Trad […]

Feb 04
Greg O’Shea to ‘Love Newry’ this Valentine’s Day

Irish winner of Love Island 2019 and Professional Rugby Player, Greg O’Shea, is heading North this Valentine’s day as part of the city’s launch of the “Love Newry” campaign. He will be joined by Newry Native, Maeve Madden, who is a social media influencer and best selling Author in the UK and Ireland. Her Instagram […]