‪10 exciting things you need to know about (25 September -1 October)‬

DiscoverNorthernIreland.com has stacks of fun things to do across NI, from family days out to gigs and cultural events. Here are 10 exciting things taking place this week (25 September -1 October) 1.       Locally Produced Beer Cider & Spirit Festival, Newcastle, 30 September. Set in the picturesque Slieve Donard Resort and Spa, this event highlights […]

10 Things you should know about basketball before the Basketball Hall of Fame Belfast Classic

Top 10 Things you should know about basketball before the Basketball Hall of Fame Belfast Classic This December, for the first time in history, competitive US college basketball will be played outside of the United States of America in Europe in Belfast’s SSE Arena. That’s right, the Sport Changes Life Foundation will partner up with […]

Full winners list from Ulster Tatler awards ceremony

ONE of Northern Ireland’s most loved playwrights Marie Jones OBE was awarded with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement accolade at this year’s Ulster Tatler Awards in association with Optilase Eye Clinic, which took place tonight in Belfast’s iconic City Hall. After a short spell in acting, Belfast-born Marie became a founder of the Charabanc Theatre Company […]

‪10 exciting things to do in Northern Ireland (18-24 September)‬

DiscoverNorthernIreland.com has stacks of fun things to do across NI, from family days out to gigs and cultural events. Here are 10 exciting things taking place this week (18-24 September) 1.       Armagh Food & Cider Festival, Armagh, 21-24 September. Celebrate a tasty feast of Armagh cuisine combined with the best of local cider this harvest […]

8 facts about this year’s Belfast Comedy Festival

8 facts about this year’s Belfast Comedy Festival ‘Belly Laughs’ 2017 • Belfast Comedy Festival is the only dedicated comedy festival in Northern Ireland. • The festival runs from 2 – 8 October. • It is the largest showcase of international and local humour in Northern Ireland. • There are 52 events, involving over 150 […]

Fermanagh Restaurant Week Returns

Fermanagh Restaurant Week makes a welcome return to the local events calendar, taking place from Friday 15th until 24th September. Serving up nine days of deliciousness in fabulous eateries across the county, celebrating everything delicious about Fermanagh. Diners will be spoilt for choice with the opportunity to indulge in bespoke menus and unique tasty events […]

‪10 exciting things taking place (11-17 September)

DiscoverNorthernIreland.com has stacks of fun things to do across NI, from family days out to gigs and cultural events. Here are 10 exciting things taking place this week (11-17 September). 1.       BBQ & Blues Supper Club, Newtownards, Co. Down, 16 September. At the unique setting of Cloud 9 at Ards  Airport this event will feature […]

Oktoberfest brings a taste of Bavaria to Belfast

A brand-new Oktoberfest event comes to the city centre from Thursday 19th until Saturday 28th October. In partnership with Bavarian beer Erdinger, the 10-day event at Custom House Square will offer discerning beer drinkers, beer lovers and hedonists alike, traditional steins of the full Erdinger range served up in true Oktoberfest style by welcoming hosts […]

‪10 exciting things taking place (4-10 September)‬

DiscoverNorthernIreland.com has stacks of fun things to do across NI, from family days out to gigs and cultural events. Here are 10 exciting things taking place this week (4-10 September) 1.       26th Bluegrass Music Festival, Omagh, 1-3 September. Each year thousands of people attend this Festival enjoying highly entertaining performances and interactive workshops, as well […]

Autumn Fair returns to beautiful Botanic Gardens

Belfast’s beautiful Botanic Gardens will be buzzing with free family fun on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 September as the city’s seasonal favourite Autumn Fair returns.   The top event runs from 12.30pm to 6pm each day and young and old will be treated to lots of fun filled activities, live music and dance, yummy […]

Lights! Camera! Action! Cinema Day returns…

Lights! Camera! Action! Cinema Day returns… (and this time, it’s personal) The first one was so successful, there simply HAD to be a sequel. Bigger, brasher, bolder (and with even more car chases) than before, Northern Ireland’s very own Cinema Day, presented by Film Hub NI, part of the BFI Film Audience Network and supported […]

‪10 events you won’t want to miss in Northern Ireland (28 August-3 September)‬

DiscoverNorthernIreland.com has stacks of fun things to do across NI, from family days out to gigs and cultural events. Here are 10 exciting things taking place this week (28 August-3 September)   1.       The Auld Lammas Fair, Ballycastle, 27-29 August. Visit Ireland’s oldest traditional fair and enjoy street entertainment and market stalls. This year’s fair […]

Over 300 properties to visit during European Heritage Open Day

Over 300 properties in Northern Ireland will open their doors for FREE on 9-10 Sept for European Heritage Open Day. Download the brochure here For the last 20 years, EHOD has been opening doors to some amazing places you wouldn’t normally get access to. Some of our favourite locations are: Bangor Castle Armagh library St […]

Top 10 performances by the Ulster Orchestra for the 2017/18 Season #UOLetsPlay

This 2017/18 Season by the Ulster Orchestra promises to awe and astound concert goers, with an action-packed season full of Mozart, Pops Concerts & Festive Treats!!!   Here are the Ulster Orchestra’s top TEN picks for this coming 2017/18 Season! Opening ConcertGala Concert: A Carnival of Rhythm BELFAST WATERFRONTFRIDAY 22 SEPTEMBER 2017, 7.45pm – 9.45pm£10 […]

Get your tickets today for upcoming tours #ad

Get your tickets today for upcoming tours visiting Northern Ireland soon!   Vital – Boucher Road Playing Fields, Belfast Tiesto & Clean Bandit + special guests: 26 Aug – TICKETS HERE   Harvest Festival HARVEST 2017 will be 2 days of live entertainment featuring over 30 acts performing at each Festival across 3 Music Stages. […]

Armagh’s Food and Cider Festival provides real ‘taste’ of the Food Heartland

Armagh’s Food and Cider Festival provides real ‘taste’ of the Food Heartland One of the key dates in the calendar for foodies everywhere is Armagh’s Food and Cider Festival which returns to the region from 21-24 September 2017. Celebrating the world class produce available across the Orchard County, the festival is an ongoing collaboration between […]