Pier Festival – a day to make Bangor Proud!

Pier Festival – a day to make Bangor Proud!

On May 19th 2024 we celebrated the pier’s 128th birthday with the Bangor Pier Festival, and what a day we had! Celebrations started at 9am with a wide selection of food and drink stalls ranging from bacon baps to Caribbean food and from smoothies to cocktails! There...
Volunteers Paint the Pier!

Volunteers Paint the Pier!

More than 40 volunteers, including many from the Friends of Bangor Garth Pier, joined the Mayor of Bangor’s Paint the Pier weekend at the end of April. Blessed with dry weather and armed with paint and brushes the volunteers painted the gates, the railings, the green...
Ongoing Restoration Work

Ongoing Restoration Work

The work to restore the substructure of the pier continues with one section currently being worked on. There have been some delays due to the high winds of the autumn storms but it is hoped that completion will be before May. Bangor City Council continue to provide...
Christmas on the Pier 2023

Christmas on the Pier 2023

The Christmas on the Pier programme for 2023 was very successful, including the Light Up event with the switching on of the lights, festive concert and fireworks on 26th November; Santa’s Grotto in the Pier Master’s House on the first three weekends in December; and...