Charity dance

A CHARITY dance is being held in St Olcan’s Parish Hall, Rasharkin on Thursday, December 13 from 8.30pm to 11.30pm.

Music is by Bernard Henry. Admission £5. Everyone welcome.

Christmas dance

A Christmas dance, organised by Ballymaconnelly Renewal Group, will take place in Ballymaconnelly Orange Hall on Friday, December 21.

Dancing will be from 8pm till late. Admission is £5, payable at the door and everyone welcome.

Supper dance

A SUPPER dance will be held in Mosside Orange Hall on Friday December 14 from 9pm to midnight. Admission is £5.

Music by Ivan Kerr Duo and everyone is welcome.

Festive Fayre

THE annual Christmas Fayre organised by Mullans Independent LOL No34 and Finvoy No Surrender Club of Apprentice Boys of Derry will take place in Keers Memorial Orange Hall in Finvoy on Friday, December 14th at 7.30pm.

There will be the usual stalls with a wide variety of goods on offer. Tombola, large hampoer and other prizes up for grabs. Admission £2 including supper. Everyone welcome.

Christmas Fayre

THE annual Christmas Fayre, organised by Ballymaconnelly Renewal Group, will take place on Saturday, December 15 from 10.30am to 2pm.

It will be held in Ballymaconnelly Orange Hall.

As usual there will be a variety of stalls offering the usual goods.

Anyone interested in hiring a table can contact 07761877899 for more details.

Admission is £2 including light refreshments and everyone is welocme.

Dixieland All-stars

In the busy run up to Christmas, why not take time out, relax and join Ballymoney Borough Arts Committee on Wednesday 12 December for a great evening’s entertainment with the Rick Swann Dixieland All-Stars and A Dixieland Christmas.

2012 has been a busy year for Coleraine trumpeter Rick Swann with appearances around the UK, Europe and USA on stages such as The Royal Albert Hall, the Odyssey Arena and as lead trumpet onboard RMS Queen Mary 2.

He has just returned to Northern Ireland following a tour in the Balkans to embark on a new venture and “A Dixieland Christmas” is just the ticket to raise your festive spirits!

With a line-up to include world renowned jazz musicians such as John Trotter (trombone) and Gay McIntyre (clarinet), as well as a richly talented rhythm section, this show promises to be a night to remember.

The performance begins at 8pm in Ballymoney Town Hall.

Tickets £9, concessions £7 are available from the Town Hall 028 2766 0230.