Showbands of the North West

Showbands of the North West is coming to the 2018 City of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival.

Funded by Derry City & Strabane District Council’s Museum Service, this new exhibition for 2018 includes photographs and memorabilia from the 1950s, 60s & 70s – the ‘golden era’ of the showbands. 

Launched on Tuesday 6th March 2018, the exhibition will be on show in the Garden of Reflection and on the 1st of May, will be located in the Guildhall for this year’s Jazz Festival, before being showcased in other venues across the North West, including Donegal. 

Download Showbands of the North West flier here.

Exhibition Tour details:

Venue Date Contact
Garden of Reflection 6th March - 1st May

email [email protected]

Guildhall 3rd - 7th May email [email protected]
Alley Theatre 8th - 13th May email [email protected]
Central Library 1st - 30th June email [email protected] (Patricia McAdams)
County Donegal Museum 11th July - 31st Aug email [email protected]
Rath Mór Centre 3rd - 14th Sept email [email protected]