Fireworks display kicks off Heart of the Glens Festival

Fireworks kick off the Heart of the Glens Festival Cushendall.PICTURE STEVEN MCAULEY/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA
Fireworks kick off the Heart of the Glens Festival Cushendall.PICTURE STEVEN MCAULEY/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA

The Heart of the Glens Festival is celebrating its 25th Anniversary this year.

A spectacular fireworks display kicked off the festivities.

.PICTURE STEVEN MCAULEY/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA - The Heart of the Glens Festival is celebrating its 25th Anniversary

.PICTURE STEVEN MCAULEY/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA - The Heart of the Glens Festival is celebrating its 25th Anniversary

The popular community festival provides Art, Cookery, Craft, Dance and Drama workshops for all ages with a full programme of over 100 events throughout the week.

The 2015 programme kicked off on Saturday with RNLI Open Day, Sheep Dog Trials and Fireworks Display. On Sunday there was the Official Opening Parade, Fancy Dress & Lorry Parade.

There willl be the usual street events: Food Festival, Hooley on the Street, Theme Night ‘Keep it Country’ - dress up for the occasion, Lurig Challenge Run, Vintage Family Fun Day and our Grand Finale with our Ping Pong Ball race and the famous ‘Waves of Tory’. Lots of fun for everyone.

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Fireworks mark the start of the Heart of the Glens Festival Cushendall.PICTURE STEVEN MCAULEY/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA

Fireworks mark the start of the Heart of the Glens Festival Cushendall.PICTURE STEVEN MCAULEY/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA

PICTURE STEVEN MCAULEY/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA