Festive shoppers set to be entertained!

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To support the local businesses and residents in the Borough this Christmas, Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council has organised an array of festive events for every Saturday during the month of December.

These events will take place in the Borough’s four town centres of Ballycastle, Ballymoney, Coleraine and Limavady to entertain shoppers while they shop local this Christmas.

In Coleraine, the popular snow globe returns!

It’s time to get that unique photograph for Christmas 2015 as the ‘Snow Globe Experience’ will be at Coleraine Town Hall from 10am until 5pm on Saturday 12th December 12.

Entertainment by the Girona Community Orchestra between 12 noon and 2pm.

The snow Globe will be in place again from 1pm until 4pm on Sunday 13th December.

Causeway Speciality Market will be operating additional dates this Christmas.

The popular market will be in place from 12 noon to 8pm on Thursday 17th and Friday 18th December.

This will coincide with late night shopping to 9pm on Thursday.

A final chance to purchase locally produced artisan food and craft, will be on Saturday 19th December from 9am until 4pm. Enjoy the carol singing between 1pm and 3pm and meet the Bouncing Elves!

Shoppers are reminded that a free park ‘n’ ride will continue every Saturday between Riverside Retail Park and Coleraine Town Centre in the lead up to Christmas Day.

Across the moutain in Limavady, fans of the Disney film ‘Forzen’ are in for a real treat!

On Saturday 12th December, it’s ‘Frozen’ Day in Limavady, with workshops and singalongs (pre-bookable) in the Roe Valley Arts and Cultural Centre.

Meet the ‘Frozen’ characters, Olaf, Anna and Elsa who will be out and about between 1pm and 3pm. Tel 7776 0650 to pre-book.


Free Sunday Parking is available in Coleraine’s Abbey Street and The Mall on 6th, 13th and 20th Dec 2015.

There will be a free Park ‘n’ Ride each Saturday from 28th November to 19th December from Riverside Retail Park and Town Centre 9.30am to 6pm, with a free bus with pick up and drop off at Library, Leisure Centre and Riverside Retail Park, every 15 minutes.

This is supported by Transport NI.

Coleraine will be open on Sundays 1pm to 6pm from 29th November and Late nights to 9pm from 17th to 23rd December.