Christmas 2017

Christmas Arrangements

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View information on Bin Collections and Household Recycling Centre opening times during the holiday period.

Additional closures and arrangements for parks, leisure facilities and our museums are below.

The Braid ¦ Ballymena Market ¦ Seven Towers Leisure Centre ¦ Amphitheatre, Carrickfergus ¦ Larne Leisure Centre ¦ Ballymena Showgrounds ¦ MUGA Pitches

The Braid, Museum and Arts Centre, Ballymena Town Hall

Date Arrangement
Friday 22 December 2017 Closed
Saturday 23 December 2017 Closed
Sunday 24 December 2017 Closed
Monday 25 December 2017 Closed
Tuesday 26 December 2017 Closed
Wednesday 27 December 2017 9am – 5pm
Thursday 28 December 2017 9am – 5pm
Friday 29 December 2017 9am – 5pm
Saturday 30 December 2017 8.45am – 5.30pm
Sunday 31 December 2017 Closed
Monday 1 January 2018 Closed

Ballymena Saturday Market

Date Arrangement
Saturday 23 December 2017 Normal Opening Hours
Saturday 30 December 2017 Normal Opening Hours

Seven Towers Leisure Centre, Ballymena

Date Arrangement
Monday 18 December 2017 7.30am – 10pm
Tuesday 19 December 2017 8.30am – 10pm
Wednesday 20 December 2017 7.30am – 10pm
Thursday 21 December 2017 8.30am – 10pm
Friday 22 December 2017 7.30am – 10pm
Saturday 23 December 2017 Closed
Sunday 24 December 2017 Closed
Monday 25 December 2017 Closed
Tuesday 26 December 2017 Closed
Wednesday 27 December 2017 7.30am – 5.30pm
Thursday 28 December 2017 8.45am – 5.30pm
Friday 29 December 2017 7.30am – 5.30pm
Saturday 30 December 2017 8.45am – 5.30pm
Sunday 31 December 2017 12noon - 5pm
Monday 1 January 2018 Closed

Amphitheatre, Carrickfergus

Date Arrangement
Monday 18 December 2017 6.30am - 10pm
Tuesday 19 December 2017 6.30am - 10pm
Wednesday 20 December 2017 6.30am - 10pm
Thursday 22 December 2017 6.30am - 10pm
Friday 22 December 2017 6.30am - 10pm
Saturday 23 December 2017 8am - 5pm (Pool and gym close at 4.30pm)
Sunday 24 December 2017 Closed
Monday 25 December 2017 Closed
Tuesday 26 December 2017 Closed
Wednesday 27 December 2017 6.30am – 10pm
Thursday 28 December 2017 6.30am – 10pm
Friday 29 December 2017 6.30am – 10pm
Saturday 30 December 2017 8am – 5pm
Sunday 31 December 2017  9am - 5pm
Monday 1 January 2018 Closed

Larne Leisure Centre

Date Arrangement
Monday 18 December 2017 8am - 10pm
Tuesday 19 December 2017 8.30am - 10pm
Wednesday 20 December 2017 8am - 10pm
Thursday 21 December 2017 8.30am - 10pm
Friday 22 December 2017 8am - 10pm
Saturday 23 December 2017 9am - 5pm
Sunday 24 December 2017 Closed
Monday 25 December 2017 Closed
Tuesday 26 December 2017 Closed
Wednesday 27 December 2017 8am - 5pm
Thursday 28 December 2017 8.30am – 5pm
Friday 29 December 2017 8am - 5pm
Saturday 30 December 2017 9am – 5pm
Sunday 31 December 2017  10am - 5pm
Monday 1 January 2018 Closed

Ballymena Showgrounds

Date Arrangement
Friday 22 December 2017 Closed
Saturday 23 December 2017 Open
Monday 25 December 2017 Closed
Tuesday 26 December 2017 Closed (will accommodate annual bookings)
Monday 1 January 2018 Closed (will accommodate stock cars)

Multi-use Games Areas

Clough, Broughshane & Wakehurst Multi-Use Games Areas will be open for under 18 years on the following dates:

Monday 18 December – Thursday 21 December 2017

Wednesday 27 December – 29 December 2017

9am – 5pm

No charges will apply.