The town of Enniskillen was brought to life with Artistic activity thanks to the partnership between Enniskillen BID and Big Telly Theatre Company, winners of the Creative Community Engagement Award at the Allianz Arts & Business NI Awards.
Enniskillen Gift Card has grown in popularity as a Christmas staff gift. Balcas and Skea Eggs are two of several local employers who chose to purchase the Enniskillen Gift Card as a festive gift for their employees over the Christmas period. Staff were delighted to receive a gift that offered them so much choice.
Save the date! Thursday 28th November will see the first Thursday Treat Night happening in Enniskillen. Organised by Enniskillen BID, the Town Centre will be alive and buzzing with late night opening, live music, special offers and festive Elves delivering random acts of Kindness.
Enniskillen town centre will light up with family fun and sparkle on Saturday 23 November with a programme of Christmas music, carols and festive entertainment throughout the day before the Christmas Lights Switch on at 5.30pm.
Enniskillen BID have launched Digital Enniskillen – which is here to provide business owners and managers with support to become more digital and use technology to enhance your business services or products.
Big Telly Theatre Company is back to Enniskillen with another Creative Shop in the run up to F-Live. The shop is set up in Castle Buildings, Paget Street and it is opened to the public. Enniskillen Island Town Creative Shop is a great opportunity for people to get involved with theatre and visual arts. Shops director, Paddy McEneaney, said
“its a positive project for the town, so I hope people will come down and say hello and get involved.”
Highly inventive and always entertaining The Big Telly Creative Shop is coming back to create a game with Enniskillen for the F-Live festival. Big Telly will place a specialist games deviser in the creative shop, who will work with local artists, actors and community groups to devise a series of mini performances which will form a game inspired by the themes of ‘Floating World, Island Town’.
We know that your pet is a part of the family and that the perfect family holiday is not complete without your four-legged friend. Pets, just like their owners, need a change of scenery from time to time, which is why Fermanagh have dog friendly holidays available, so your beloved doesn’t have to miss out on all the fun.
VE Day 75 8th – 10th 2020 May Bank Holiday Weekend Enniskillen & Fermanagh.
It has been confirmed that in 2020 May Bank Holiday has been changed by the Government from Monday 4th May to Friday 8th May to coincide with the 75th Anniversary of VE Day. Commemorative events will be held throughout the country during that weekend (An example is the VE Day 75 website link attached) and if you are a visitor attraction, museum or hotel you may wish to explore the possibility of hosting an event, entertainment or package which will attract visitors to Fermanagh for a long Bank Holiday weekend and encourage them to avail of our many first class accommodation providers and restaurants (Friday 8th – Sunday 10th May 2020). More details will follow nearer the time about local VE Day 75 community commemorative events.
Enniskillen has been awarded the prestigious Purple Flag status for an 8th year in recognition for providing safe and welcoming places with mix of venues and attractions for visitors and local residents alike. As awarded Purple Flag town, Enniskillen boasts enjoyable night out and is becoming a popular destination due to its events programme and things to do ranging from live music and festivals to art exhibitions.