Atlantic Sessions on the North Coast

The North Coast's annual music showcase returns featuring the best local musicians alongside beautiful scenic backdrops

Festival Details


Thursday, 12 November 2015 to Sunday, 15 November 2015



Now in its sixth year, Atlantic Sessions on the North Coast is gathering a reputation both among performers and music lovers. It is a high quality, musical feast, showcasing original music interpreted by artists in a number of ways from traditional to contemporary, from electric to acoustic.

Atlantic Sessions has emerged as a permanent feature on the cultural calendar creating an energetic, vibrant atmosphere in the pubs, hotels and bistros in Portrush, Portstewart and Portballintrae. A wide range of local coffee shops will also play host to Acoustic Afternoons, offering live music alongside amazing coastal backdrops.

The FREE Music Trail, will feature over 40 live original music gigs at various venues, while headline ticketed acts will perform at Flowerfield Arts Centre, Portstewart. Atlantic Sessions offer a platform for up and coming talent as well as established artists from across Northern Ireland and beyond to bring their music beyond the urban hubs.

Events at Flowerfield Arts Centre are ticketed events, however all the other gigs are all FREE!

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