Race Week Festival 2017

Saturday 6th

TimeEvent
9am – 5pmNW200: Faces & Places, Ballymoney Museum
New exhibition with motorbikes and other displays. Featuring photographs from the Chronicle archive. Admission free. Also NW200: Faces & Places 2017 Photographic Competition.
For more details see Facebook Ballymoney Museum or website www.niarchive.org/Ballymoney
2pm-4pmNW200: Faces & Places Family Fun Day, Ballymoney Museum.
10am – 4pmMini Moto Racing. Aghadowey Circuit near Kilrea.
Free admission.
8.00pm - lateRitchie Remo & His Band in the Entertainment Marquee
Admission £10

Sunday 7th

TimeEvent
8.30amCauseway Cycle Club Air Ambulance Charity Cycle
Sign on at 7.30am NW200 Paddock.
1pm-5pmNW200: Faces & Places, Ballymoney Museum
3.30pmPre-Race Chaplain Service in Entertainment Marquee.
Everyone is welcome.

Monday 8th

TimeEvent
9am-5pmNW200: Faces & Places, Ballymoney Museum
3pm-7pmCar boot sale beside Inn on the Coast, Coast Road
4.30pm-7pmVeteran, Vintage and Classic Vehicle Display at the start area to include cavalcade of the NW200 course at 7pm.
7.30pmChat with Alastair Seeley & Stars of NW200
8.30pmDebut screening of “My NW200 Wins”
Free admission


Tuesday 9th

TimeEvent
9am-5pmNW200: Faces & Places, Ballymoney Museum

9.15am-3pm

Roads close for Official Practice

10am-10pmVintage and Classic Vehicle Display Portstewart Town Hall
8pmMiss North West 200 Contest,Entertainment Marquee, sponsored by Morelli’s of Portstewart, followed by the big band sound of The James Peake Xperience.
Hosted by Adrian Logan & Brian Moore.
Admission £5


Wednesday 10th

TimeEvent
9am-5pmNW200: Faces & Places, Ballymoney Museum
10am-10pmVintage and Classic Vehicle Display see Tuesday
6.30pm-8pmFamily Motor Fest, a free stunt show at East Strand Portrush

  • Vertical Trix Motorsport Stunt Display Team

  • Inch Perfect Trials Show

  • Stannage International Stunt Team

  • Mini moto racing, fun fair and family entertainment

7.30pmComedy Hypnotist, Adrian Knight Entertainment Marquee.
Admission £5

Thursday 11th

TimeEvent
9am-5pmNW200: Faces & Places, Ballymoney Museum

9.15am-3pm

Roads close for Official Practice

10am-10pmVintage & Classic Bike Display see Tuesday

5pm-9pm

Roads close for racing

9pm-lateAfter race party with The Untouchables.Entertainment Marquee.
Admission £5

Friday 12th

TimeEvent
9am-4.30pmNW200: Faces & Places, Ballymoney Museum
10am-3pm

Vintage & Classic Bike Display

see Tuesday
2pm-4pmMeet the Riders, Coleraine Town Centre. Interviews, autographs and photos with stars of the North West 200
4pmNW Vintage Motorcycle Club Display at Paddock with cavalcade leaving at 7pm.
6pm-8pmPaddock Walkabout. Free admission
8pm70s, 80s & 90s night with Brian Moore. Entertainment Marquee.
Admission £5
8.30pmCon Jovi - Free outdoor concert at the Crescent, Portstewart.
10.30pmSpectacular fireworks display at the Crescent, Portstewart.

Saturday 13th

TimeEvent
9am-5pmNW200: Faces & Places, Ballymoney Museum

9.15am-9pm

Roads closed for racing

8pm-lateNW200 Wrap Up Party with Klass Entertainment marquee.
Free admission

Sunday 14th

TimeEvent
1pm-5pmNW200: Faces & Places, Ballymoney Museum

Dunlop Memorial Gardens & Ballymoney Museum (7 miles from Coleraine)

The beautiful Dunlop Memorial Gardens commemorate the achievements of the late road racing legends, Joey Dunlop ‘The King of the Roads’ and his brother Robert Dunlop ‘The Mighty Micro’. Open every day; admission free. After a visit why not walk up Main Street to the Museum for the new exhibition NW200: Faces & Places.
Entertainment is provided in local bars, restaurants and clubs. Please check with local venues or websites to see what performances appeal to you!

Programme details are correct at time of going to press but may be subject to revision or cancellation. Check www.visitcausewaycoastandglens.com or www.northwest200.co.uk  for updates and additions.

Organisers now have the ability to move a practice or race day, either one day forward or one day back. Any amendment to the race week schedule will be advised to the public via website, press, TV, social media as well as signage erected around the NW200 course. Those attending all race week events are advised to keep up to date with any changes announced.