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  1. Spring 2013 Workshops available to book

    Spring 2013 Workshops available to book

    It may be winter here in Cookstown but we’re bouncing forward to the Spring 2013 programme with the release of a new series of workshops.
  2. New Season of Workshops

    New Season of Workshops

    A new season of workshops starts off in September 2012, so why not check out what’s on offer to see if there is something just right for you. While most are sold out there are still some classes available for booking.
  3. Never Felt This Way Before

    Never Felt This Way Before

    A new exhibition by local group Superstars, Cookstown is now on show at the Burnavon. Never felt this way before is the result of a felt making project supported by Cookstown District Councils Arts and Cultural Development Small Grants Programme.
  4. Touch the Sky to perform

    Touch the Sky to perform

    On Wednesday 15th May at 1.45 pm at the Burnavon, Cookstown, Touch the Sky will present their new production Waking Dreams – a quirky story of family and twisted relationships.
  5. July Celebrations Concert tickets on sale

    July Celebrations Concert tickets on sale

    Our annual July Celebrations concert brings you a better than ever line up of music, song and dance to enjoy.
  6. Attention Budding Ballerinas and Musical Maestros!

    Attention Budding Ballerinas and Musical Maestros!

    THis summer’s series of workshops are open for booking. If you dream of becoming a ballet dancer or perhaps a famous musician, then these are for you.
  7. A brand new Festive Food Fair

    A brand new Festive Food Fair

    We are holding our first ever Festive Food Fair on Saturday 7th December (10am to 5pm)* totally dedicated to yummy treats, artisan produce and the very best of local and regional food and drink producers.
  8. Lucky No. 7 for Winter Craft Fair!

    Lucky No. 7 for Winter Craft Fair!

    The Winter Craft Fair celebrates its 7th year, with a better than ever selection of quality crafts and foods, featuring many well–known familiar producers alongside a selection of exciting newcomers. Running over the weekend you will have all the op
  9. First Festive Food Fair approaching

    First Festive Food Fair approaching

    Running from 10am to 5pm on Saturday 7th December, this is your ideal opportunity to get all those goodies in for the festive season.
  10. Burns Celebration and Scottish Ceilidh back in the New Year

    Burns Celebration and Scottish Ceilidh back in the New Year

    The Scottish Ceilidh is back at the Burnavon for its 7th year on Friday 31st January starting at 8pm. The ceilidh has become a popular annual event which is organised to celebrate Burns night. It features dance, music, recitals and yarns aplenty!
  11. Free Workshops for Local Primary Schools

    Free Workshops for Local Primary Schools

    Cahoots NI, the professional children’s touring theatre company based in Belfast, is offering local Primary Schools an opportunity to avail of a free workshop for pupils aged 7 years old and above.
  12. I’ll Tell My Ma!

    I’ll Tell My Ma!

    A very special performance of I’ll Tell My Ma , to mark Mother’s Day will take place outside the Burnavon between 1.30 and 2pm on Saturday 29th March, when all the children involved in the Traditional Music in Schools project come together.
  13. July Celebrations Concert with William

    July Celebrations Concert with William

    This July sees the return of the annual July Celebrations concert. Top comedian William Caulfield introduces an evening of the best in Ulster Scots entertainment featuring Camhanach led by acclaimed piper Andy McGregor.
  14. Exhibition of local contemporary craft this August

    Exhibition of local contemporary craft this August

    A major exhibition of contemporary craft is taking place at the Burnavon Theatre in Cookstown as part of August Craft Month. The Artisan Exhibition from August 4–29 features the work of some of Northern Ireland’s most talented makers in je
  15. Reflections on the Somme Exhibition and Display

    Reflections on the Somme Exhibition and Display

    In the year that we acknowledge the 100th year anniversary of the start of the First World War, the Burnavon, Cookstown are delighted to have on loan this November an exhibition from the Somme Heritage Centre, detailing the story of the 36th (Ulster) Divi
  16. Start your Christmas Shopping this weekend

    Start your Christmas Shopping this weekend

    Starting to shop for Christmas must already be on just about everyone’s ‘to do’ list! With this in mind and to make the task of Christmas shopping so much easier for you, the Winter Craft and Food Fair is here to help!
  17. Step, reel and jig this January.

    Step, reel and jig this January.

    The Scottish Ceilidh is back at the Burnavon for its 8th year on Friday 30th January 2015 starting at 8pm. The ceilidh has become a popular annual event which is organised to celebrate Burns night and it is a rare opportunity to attend a truly participati
  18. Let the music play!

    Let the music play!

    Let it play indeed as Cookstown Folk Club & Cookstown Youth Choir stage two fantastic concerts at the Burnavon this April.
  19. All Folk’ed Up this March

    All Folk’ed Up this March

    This year’s St Patrick’s Day Celebrations Concert at the Burnavon, Cookstown on Wednesday 16th March at 8pm promises to be a great night out with a fantastic programme introduced by guest compere, Malachi Cush.
  20. 10th Anniversary for Winter Craft Fair

    10th Anniversary for Winter Craft Fair

    Taking place on Saturday 19th November from 10am to 5pm and on Sunday 20th November from 1pm to 5pm, the fair is already shaping up to showcase a better than ever array of original handcrafted products and fine foods.
  21. Hands up for the Burnavon summer scheme

    Hands up for the Burnavon summer scheme

    Our summer scheme is the perfect solution to get your children’s creativity shining!
  22. Winter Craft and Food Fair returns for 2017

    Winter Craft and Food Fair returns for 2017

    The Burnavon’s eagerly anticipated Winter Craft and Food Fair is back this year on the slightly later dates of Saturday 25th November (10am – 5pm) and Sunday 26th November (1pm – 5pm), with free admission.
  23. Homecoming in the New Year for Cookstown born artist Janet Graham

    Homecoming in the New Year for Cookstown born artist Janet Graham

    An exciting new exhibition featuring the painted meadows of Tyrone and Donegal is to take place in the Burnavon, Cookstown this January, as Tyrone born Janet Graham returns to show her work this January.
  24. Summer workshops at the Burnavon!

    Summer workshops at the Burnavon!

    We are now taking bookings for our summer workshops and for this year’s Summer Scheme in the Burnavon!
  25. Autumn Workshops Now Available!

    Autumn Workshops Now Available!

    We are now taking bookings for next seasons workshops! With Jiving, Watercolours, Seasonal craft workshops and much more, there is something for everyone this Summer in The Burnavon.
  26. Spring Workshops Now Available!

    Spring Workshops Now Available!

    We are now taking bookings for next season’s workshops! With Creative Arts Workshops, Minecraft, Felt Making, Introduction to cake Decorating and much more, there is something for everyone this spring in the Burnavon.

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