Santa's arrival at the Park Centre
Nov
16
6:30 PM18:30

Santa's arrival at the Park Centre

Members of Downshire Brass mark the arrival of Santa at Belfast's Park Centre!

Santa is coming to the Park Centre!  Join Buddy the Elf and Elsa and Hans from Frozen to welcome Santa to the centre on Thursday 16th November.  The Downshire Brass Band will be providing all of our favourite Christmas tunes, and Buddy, Hans and Elsa will be joining us for a sing-a-long and plenty of photographs!

Santa will open his grotto at 7pm, and the best part is, it’s FREE!

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Culture Night 2017
Sep
22
7:00 PM19:00

Culture Night 2017

Downshire Brass is delighted to be making a second appearance at Culture Night in Belfast with a programme of funk, jazz and pop.  The band will be playing in Donegall Street from 7pm - 8pm.  An event not to be missed.

http://www.culturenightbelfast.com

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Performance at Hillsborough Castle
Aug
27
1:00 PM13:00

Performance at Hillsborough Castle

  • Hillsborough Castle Hillsborough Co Down (map)
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Come along with the family to Hillsborough Castle to enjoy Downshire Brass contribute to the Vintage weekend.  As well as the band, you will have a chance to watch a traditional Punch & Judy show, try your hand at some vintage crafts and games or venture out on a gardens trail to find out what was happening at the Castle during the 1950s.  Bring a picnic, enjoy the grounds and wear your best vintage outfit.

https://www.hrp.org.uk/hillsborough-castle/explore/vintage-family-weekend/#gs.dOMjihY

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Concert in Donegal
Aug
5
8:00 PM20:00

Concert in Donegal

  • Rossnakill Tourism & Activity Centre (map)
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A unique opportunity to hear Downshire Brass in Donegal performing an exciting programme of works from stage and screen, classical transcriptions, jazz standards and popular music.  The concert will take place in Rossnakill Tourism & Activity Centre, Rossnakill, within easy reach of places like Portsalon, Rathmullan and Carrigart.

TICKETS €10
available from Valerie Gallagher (tel 0749159287/0879588122), on the door or electronically via Eventbrite

Presented in association with
Clondevaddock Parish, Diocese of Derry & Raphoe

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Music in the Parks
Jul
23
1:30 PM13:30

Music in the Parks

Downshire Brass will be performing at Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park on Sunday 23 July 2017 on the final day of the hugely popular Rose Week.  The international Rose Garden at Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park is one of the world’s leading rose gardens, attracting thousands of visitors each year. Rose Week, with its full programme of activities, is a celebration of this spectacular rose garden and is now one of Belfast’s most popular annual events.

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Quiz Night
Mar
18
7:45 PM19:45

Quiz Night

Downshire Brass will be heading to Blackpool in May to compete in The 97th Spring Brass Band Festival. 

As part of fundraising efforts to help with our substantial travel costs, we will be running a Quiz Night in Cooke Rugby Club, Belfast.  Tickets are a fiver each and there can be up to 8 members per team. Don't worry if you can't rustle up that many people, we'll soon find you a team.

There will also be a raffle and tombola on the night with some fantastic prizes to be won.

Email info@downshirebrass.com to reserve your place.

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