Ballymena Peoples Park
The People’s Park has a lot to offer its many visitors throughout the year. The Park boasts a well-equipped children’s play area, tennis courts, bowling green, picnic areas and toilets.
The Park offers secure surroundings for a family visit with the Park’s Pavilion resting at the centre of the site overlooking a large lake, home to a large range of wild ducks and geese. Hungry folks & birds can enjoy a snack. Vending facilities available for humans & ‘duck’s choice’ for the birds in the Park Dam.
Glenariff Forest Park
Glenariff, the “Queen of the Glens”, is home to the spectacular Glenariff Forest Park. The unique Waterfall Walkway, a popular tourist attraction since it opened 80 years ago,has been significantly upgraded along its 3 mile length Three waterfalls provide a rich backdrop for photographers, as do the other forest trails that offer panoramic landscapes and peaceful riverside walks. A visitor centre, exhibition, interactive display, shop, Laragh Lodge Restaurant (open all year round) complement this “gateway to the Glens”
On the very edge of the Irish Sea lies The Gobbins cliff path, one of the ‘best kept secrets’ along NI’s Causeway Coastal Route on the Islandmagee peninsula. This dramatic and challenging two-mile-long cliff-face path combines spectacular tubular and suspension bridges, caves, steps, and tunnels carved through the rock. Follow the curves of curious geology to immerse yourself in this exhilarating journey and discover the ancient stories and fascinating heritage of this unique attraction.
Fairhill Shopping Centre
Fairhill Shopping Centre in Ballymena is home to over 50 stores including Marks and Spencer, Next, New Look, Debenhams, Topshop, River Island and H&M. With a distinctive mix and match of high street labels, Fairhill Ballymena offers the ultimate shopping experience for everyone.
It’s easy to find the season’s freshest new looks and classic essentials with an inspirational selection of stores.
Fun Golf Area, Galgorm Castle
The Fun Golf Area is a stunning addition to the Galgorm offering where all members of the family, young and old, can enjoy playing on the six-hole Pitch & Putt. It’s the perfect layout to introduce Juniors to the game, or perhaps parents and grandparents want to try the game with their children for the first time. The complex also houses the Himalayas putting green, a scaled replica of the famous St Andrews attraction and is sure to be a hit with golfers whatever your level.
Seven Towers Leisure Centre
Quest accredited Seven Towers Leisure Centre continues to lead the way in leisure. The centre is situated in the heart of Ballymena and offers customers a wide range of activities for individuals of all ages. Facilities include an exciting leisure pool with water slides, and a minor pool for younger children.
Adults can pamper themselves in the health suite with its sauna, steam room and spa bath.