Scarva Band Concerts

Spring is in the air and with it comes the tremendous tones of Banbridge Accordion Orchestra in Scarva village on Sunday 2 April from 15:00 – 16:00 as the popular concert band series gets underway for another season.

The concert season, which runs each Sunday from April until September, features the finest in local concert bands performing at the magnificent Victorian bandstand on beautiful Scarva Green which is renowned for its superb floral displays.

All concerts are organised by the South West Down Bands Association and supported by Armagh City, Banbridge & Craigavon Borough Council.

As well as enjoying the marvellous music why not visit the adjoining Scarva Visitor Centre and learn about the unique history of the area and enjoy the adjoining Tearooms, famous for their delicious homemade cakes, teas and coffee.

Take in the natural beauty of the canal and gardens with a stroll or cycle along the Newry Canal Towpath enjoying the abundance of plant and wildlife, which make it a haven for bird lovers, including the resident swans. Nearby Scarva Park with its children’s play area is always a big hit with families. Sunday 9 April Ardarragh Accordion Band
Sunday 16 April Rathfriland Silver Band
Sunday 23 April St. Mark’s Silver Band
Sunday 30 April Jingler’s Bridge Musical Group