Published Tuesday, 19 March 2013
Van Morrison will play two dates at Dunluce Castle in June. (© Getty)
The Belfast born rocker will take centre stage on 7 and 8 June for the unique 'Solstice at Dunluce' event.
Other performers include Chris Farlow and the Norman Beaker Band, Shana Morrison, Chris Barber and his Big Chris Barber band.
Dunluce Castle, one of the most iconic monuments in Northern Ireland, will be lit up with special lighting just for the occasion.
It's a great opportunity to showcase the glorious Causeway Coastal Route.
Nigel Campbell, Glenarm Castle
Nigel Campbell from Glenarm Castle, who is helping to organise the concerts, said
the castle will be "a fantastic backdrop" for the two day musical event.
He added: "It's going to be a historic two days and we would encourage people to book now to avoid disappointment."
Coleraine Borough Council Mayor, Sam Cole, said: "This unique event, set against the majesty of Dunluce Castle and the glorious Causeway Costal Route will not only be a landmark event for the North Coast but for Northern Ireland."
He added: "We looking forward to welcoming everyone to Dunluce Castle on 7th and 8th June and hope they take the opportunity to explore the area."