Scarva set to welcome concert bands this April


Music lovers make a date in your diary as the line up has been announced for the concert bands playing in beautiful Scarva village each Sunday from 7 April -29 September.

The magnificent Victorian bandstand on Scarva Green will play host to the finest bands from the borough and beyond from 3pm – 4pm each Sunday afternoon as part of the popular concert band series.

What better way to spend a tranquil afternoon than relishing the relaxing music set amongst the award winning floral display and watching the world go by under a sunny Scarva sky.

The concert programe for the initial weeks is detailed as below but keep up to date as the season progresses on 


7th Commons Silver Band

14th Ballykeel Accordion Band

21st Rathfriland Silver Band

28th Ardarragh Accordion Band



5th Warrenpoint Silver Band

12th Seapatrick Flute Band

19th Wellington Memorial Silver Band

26th St Marks Silver Band


Please note all performances are subject to change.

As well as enjoying the marvellous music why not take in the stunning natural beauty of the surrounding area with a stroll or cycle along the Newry Canal Towpath and enjoy the abundance of plant and wildlife. Nearby Scarva Park with its children’s play area is always a popular with families.