Group Details

The Braid Arts Centre
The Braid Arts Centre
1-29 Bridge Street
Ballymena
Antrim
BT43 5EJ
United Kingdom
t: 
028 25 635 900

Group Contact

Rosalind
Lowry
Arts Development Officer
t: 
028 25 635 900

Co Antrim

Wide range of arts activities for children and adults

Named after the river that runs through Ballymena, the Braid weaves together history, arts and culture alongside contemporary conference, tourism and civic facilities on a site that has been for centuries the centre of local civic life. From family activities to special interest events, there's something for everyone.

The Children's Summer programme comprises a range of one day workshops and week long courses in everything from drama to jewellery making, circus skills to dancing. Including free film fays with Cinemagic. For a full programme contact us.

Full adult art education programme in dance, arts, crafts, music and drama – for an Arts Education programme call us on 028 2563 5900.

The Children’s International Arts Festival occurs each October featuring the best in touring theatre, music and dance, with a full schools programme of workshops and interactive programme.