Tag Archives: events

BBC Good Food Show Northern Ireland

Posted on by Sarah S

Excitement is building ahead of the BBC Good Food Show Northern Ireland! Coming to Belfast’s Waterfront Hall from 14-16th October 2016, it promises to be one of the highlights of Northern Ireland’s Year of Food & Drink, and marks the first time that the flagship event will be hosted anywhere in Ireland. And there has never been a more delicious time to visit Belfast! The [...]

Ulster Grand Prix: The World’s Fastest Road Race

Posted on by Sarah S

The Ulster Grand Prix is firmly established as one of the highlights in Northern Ireland’s road racing calendar, holding the record as the fastest road race in the world. Attracting many of the top names in road racing, the Ulster Grand Prix returns to the Dundrod circuit from 8th – 13th August 2016. An all-star lineup [...]

Saint Patrick’s Festival: Armagh & Downpatrick

Posted on by Carla

Join in on the biggest-ever St Patrick’s Festival of events to be held in the UK and Ireland, where an eclectic mix of theatre, music, comedy, dance, poetry, exhibitions, lectures and series of special walks and talks will be held in more than 100 events right across Armagh and Down from 10-20 March. A key highlight [...]

10 Things To Do: 4-10 January 2016

Posted on by Carla

With The Out To Lunch Festival kicking off, Flash Harry rocking the Crumlin Road Gaol and some Shakespearean theatre in Newtownabbey, take a look at some of the best things happening in Northern Ireland this week. Out To Lunch Festival 2016, Various locations, Belfast, January 8–31. A mouth-watering menu of live music, comedy, spoken word, literature and [...]

Ten Things to do in Northern Ireland: 14 – 20 September

Posted on by Carla

Looking for something to do this week, don’t panic, Discover Northern Ireland has put together a list of ten things to do for an enjoyable week. Culture Night Belfast 2015, various locations, Belfast, September 16-20. Returning for its seventh year on the 18th, Culture Night is set to delight and entertain people of all ages with [...]

Book a Coastal Break for the Dalriada Festival, Glenarm Castle

Posted on by Rachel

Preparations will soon be under way at Glenarm Castle, County Antrim as the Dalriada Festival makes a triumphant return to the castle grounds from July 13 – 19 for a fantastic event featuring music, dance, games and demonstrations. Now celebrating its 4th year the Dalriada Festival is fast becoming recognised as Northern Ireland’s biggest cultural and [...]

Christiaan and Linda uncover the legend of Derry~Londonderry

Posted on by Rachel

We invited Christiaan and Linda from Dublin to enjoy a short break in Northern Ireland to uncover the legend of Derry~Londonderry and its 400 year old Walls. Here they share their thoughts on what they uncovered on their trip. Were you aware that Derry~Londonderry and indeed other cities in Northern Ireland were so accessible from [...]

Ten Things to do in Northern Ireland this week!

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Looking for something to do this week?  Check out our list of 10 exciting things to do in Northern Ireland over the next week. Larne Giro d’Italia Bicycle Art Parade, Larne, Co. Antrim, until June 30. Continuing the celebrations of the Giro d’Italia, 20 fantastic bicycle sculptures have been decorated by some of the finest local [...]

Return of The Walled City Tattoo

Posted on by marie-therese

The Walled City Tattoo is returning to Derry~Londonderry for another year! As with the inaugural 2013 production, the show will combine the pomp, ceremony and grandeur of traditional tattoo events with a special Maiden City twist, with this year’s show telling the story of the city’s transport heritage from the local railways to the ship [...]

Ten Things to do in Northern Ireland this week!

Posted on by Rachel

Looking for something to do this week?  Check out our list of 10 exciting things to do in Northern Ireland over the next week. Celtronic Festival, various locations, City of Derry, June 25-29. The electronic festival showcases the best in all forms of electronic music with local, national and international DJ’s and live performance acts. http://www.discovernorthernireland.com/Celtronic-Festival-P40181  [...]