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Ulster Grand Prix 2017

Stars gathered to launch the 2017 MCE Insurance Ulster Grand Prix

Some of road racing’s biggest names and brightest young talents gathered in Lisburn to officially launch the 2017 MCE Insurance Ulster Grand Prix.

Michael Dunlop; Paul Jordan; Peter Hickman; Dean Harrison; William Dunlop; Daley Mathison; Gary Dunlop; Adam McClean and Dominic Herbertson came together at the Lagan Valley Island to give fans an exciting taste of what’s in store for Bike Week and reflect on their seasons so far. 

Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council UGP Bike Week Classic Car & Motorcycle Parade

Lisburn City Old Vehicle Club in conjunction with Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council invites you to take part in a classic car and bike parade around Dundrod circuit on Monday 7th August 2017.  The evening will begin at the Lagan Valley Island, Queens Road Lisburn with a display of cars and motorcycles before moving off for a drive around the world famous Dundrod circuit as part of UGP Bike Week events.   There is no charge to partcipate but a donation to the Mayor's Charities: Corrymeela Community and Habitat for Humanity NI would be greatly appreciated.

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DateTimeEvent Location and information
Saturday 5th August10.00am - 12 noon'Old Meets New at the UGP'Lisburn City Centre with bikes from 1970s or earlier on display
11.00amNew: Esorts event in Lisburn CCRace the UGP on Ride 2 at Market Square. £2.50 entry fee with prize pot for winner
1.00pmNew: Eddie Irvine Bike DemosDemo bikes in Bow Street Mall for fans to ride the UGP in game format
8.00pmMusic Concert at the Paddock5 Piece Live Band. Organised by the Davy Wood Foundation
Sunday 6th AugustTBCSponsored walk for Injured Riders Welfare FundThe Paddock, Dundrod
TBCChurch ServiceThe Paddock, Dundrod
Monday 7th August7.30pmLCCC Vintage Cars and Motorcycles ParadeTravelling from Lagan Valley Island to the Dundrod Circuit
Tuesday 8th August7.30am - 9.00amTourism Marketing ConferenceThe Marquee, Dundrod
7.00pm - 7.30pmCompetitor BriefingNoel Johnston and team
7.30pm - 8.45pmTeam Quiz for Injured Riders Welfare FundThe Marquee, Dundrod. Hosted by Chris Kinley
7.00pm at locationBike Fest - Dromara Destroyers Ride OutFrom three locations - Scooters Specialist NI, Dromara Village Centre & Balmoral Hotel
8.30pmDromara Destroyers Q & AThe Paddock, Dundrod
Wednesday 9th August10.00am - 7.00pmUGP Practice Sessions
7.00pmAn evening with Carl Frampton & Lee JohnstonThe Marquee, Dundrod. Presented by BBC's Mark Sidebottom
Thursday 10th August10.00am - 9.30pmDundrod 150/UGP Practice & Dundrod Races (5)
12.30pm - 7.30pmCorporate Hospitality MarqueeVIP area to watch UGP. Tickets £50pp incl lunch
10.00pmMiss UGP Finals hosted by Stephen Clements - Q RadioThe Marquee, Dundrod
11.00pmMusic/DJThe Marquee, Dundrod
Friday 11th August11.00amMeet the Riders EventTopaz Airport Road Service Station
1.00pm, 3.00pm and 5.00pmMini cars demoThe Paddock, Dundrod
Racing at 6.30pm, 7.15pm and 8.00pm4-6 cars raced in a tournament style
6.00pm - 8.00pmScramblers The Paddock, Dundrod
Q & A
8.00pmLive entertainment: JORDAN O'KEEFEThe Marquee, Dundrod
10.00pm to lateCover UpOpen to the public
Saturday 12th August9.30am - 6.00pm (approx.)MCE UGP Race Day (7 races)
8.30am - 7.00pmCorporate Hospitality. Hosted by Pamela BallantineThe Marquee, Dundrod
7.00pm - lateLive entertainment: Colm McIntyre, Mary Louise Kelly and Cold ComfortThe Marquee, Dundrod