We bring a superb array of
demonstrations, competitions and exhibitions to all our shows,
something which we consider to be unrivalled in
The core entertainment profile of
our countryside events is then enhanced by introducing a wide variety of
extra attractions and features that add interest and excitement
for visitors of all ages and from all backgrounds.
Ireland Countryside Festival at Moira
Demesne is family driven, educational and entertaining and provides a
range of have-a-go activities for everyone
interested in countryside activities and the Irish rural way of life.
Our dynamic management team bring a fresh outlook to the world
of Irish countryside activities, drawing upon a wealth of
knowledge and experience from our staff and supporters.
It is our
policy to engage with local communities, associations and
business and bring to the regions in which we stage our events a
sense of civic pride, involvement and to generate revenue for
the region in terms of visitor spend and tourism.
The Northern Ireland
Countryside Festival incorporates the National Countrysports Fair
which ran from 1996 until 2012 before being amalgamated with the
N.I. Countryside Festival.
The 2014 Festival is supported once again by Lisburn City Council, the Northern
Ireland Tourist Board and a number of leading Northern Ireland