Red Sails Festival 2019

Portstewart’s annual ‘Red Sails Festival’ is held each year during the last week of July each year.  With entertainers, singers, children’s competitions and amusements, exhibitions and a fireworks display – the festival attracts great crowds into the seaside town each year, filling the cafes, coffee shops and restaurants, and giving plenty of opportunities to meet friends and enjoy the company.  this year it was a week of high temperatures, pleasant breezes, and beautiful sunsets, and great opportunities for photography.  Here’s a snapshot of the week…



Mnday 6
Sunset over Portstewart Bay



Tuesday 3
Sunset Silhouette


Wednesday 2
Willie Drennan entertaining crowds with his Ulster Scots Folk Orchestra


Thursday 3
The Promenade and Big Wheel, with prominent Bible verse painted on the wall.


Friday 2
The Bridge over the River Bann at Coleraine


Saturday 5
Closing Highlights – provided by fireworks.