52nd Portaferry Gala Festival

Events for Friday July 19th

10.30- 4pm

Portaferry Art Society Exhibition
Presbyterian Church Hall
12pm-4pm PAST Exhibition

1000 Years of Maritime History


Children’s Fancy Dress

Prizes in the following sections:
Pretty, Most Original and Amusing.

All entrants receive a gift.

Entrants will be judged BEFORE the parade around the Town,
please be in the Square for 2pm

Sponsored by CostCutter on the Square

uThe Square





 Gala 2019
Vintage Vehicles, Float and Band Parade

Coverage live worldwide on ferry fm and webcam, click here for details.

Prizes in the two sections, Pub Float and Non Pub Float.

Trophy for the best "Non Pub Float"

(Judging starting at 6.30pm at Cook Street)

Party Music on the Square




Starting from Cook Street





 Flash Harry in Concert

The music of Queen, live on Portaferry Square.


 The Square


uAlternative venue  St Patrick’s Community Centre, Steel Dickson Avenue

If weather conditions prove unsuitable

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