Ballycastle Regatta



23rd & 24th June 2012



1pm to 6pm



Sea fishing adventure          


Fishing trips on board local boats around Ballycastle Bay.
4pm-6pm approx
6pm-8pm approx
Trips leaving from Ballycastle Marina, booking essential.
Tackle and rods can be supplied
Admission:       Free
Redbay power boating
Saturday and Sunday          1pm-6pm

"Captain” for the day 


Take the controls of an Inshore Powerboat and navigate the high speed craft around the turbulent waters of the north coast.
Open to all ages, no previous experience required.
30 min trips leaving from Ballycastle Marina, booking essential. 
Admission:       Free



Ardclinis Events 
Saturday & Sunday            1pm-6pm

Kayak "Splash and Dash” taster session

Paddle in kayaks at the mouth of the river Margy.
Open to all ages. Prepare to get wet.
Charge applicable 

Laser tag

10-20 persons per session
Fun team games on Glass Island area.
Charge applicable 

Climbing wall
Charge applicable 

Sand castle building competition

Sand sculpturist Tony Hawkins is going to be on the beach to show the kids the art of sand sculpture. 
Grab your bucket and spade for a brilliant day on the beach.  Kids will have a chance to show off their own sandcastle skills and enter the competition free. 
Limited number of free buckets and spades available. 
Venue: Beach area near Margy River
Admission:       Free
Sunday 24th Judging and prizes at 4pm


Boat Jumble

Sunday 10am-3pm
All types of nautical bits and bobs to keep your boat ship shape.
RNLI fundraiser, sellers £5.00 charge per pitch. 
Booking essential contact Marina.
Venue: Ballycastle slipway.  No Knives or pyrotechnics.

RNLI Display  

Sunday 1.30 – 3pm
Watch the RNLI demonstrate their rescue techniques in close proximity to Ballycastle Harbour.
Weather dependent.
All this and you can watch the yacht races, dinghy races and  vessel parade and from the seafront. 
Please note booking is essential for Redbay Powerboating and Sea Fishing Adventure
For further information / bookings contact: John Morton
Ballycastle Marina
Telephone:  028 207 68525/07803505084
or e mail
Please include which event or activity you wish to be involved in and we wil get back to you with available times.