3 Summer Theatre Productions in Bangor Castle’s Walled Garden

3 Summer Theatre productions in Bangor Castle’s Walled Garden! This year’s Outdoor Theatre in Bangor Castle’s Walled Garden will feature three fabulous productions: David Walliam’s Billionaire Boy Jane Austen’s Northanger Abbey Murder on The Terrace by David-Kerby Kendall. Taking place on Tuesday 18 and Wednesday 19 July, Billionaire Boy tells the tale of how Mr […]

10 super things to do in Northern Ireland  (June 19-25)

DiscoverNorthernIreland.com has found 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 (June 19-25). 1. Music City, Derry~Londonderry, 21-27 June. The city becomes one giant performance space with music of all genres in the streets, squares, venues, churches […]

14 things you should know about the Titanic Maritime Festival this weekend 

Belfast City Council’s free Titanic Maritime Festival takes place at Queen’s Quay and Titanic Quarter this weekend, Friday 16 – Sunday 18 June. What you need to know:  The festival runs from Friday from 2pm – 7pm, Saturday and Sunday from 11am – 6pm  The Q Radio roadshow will be broadcasting live from the festival  […]

7 things to expect at The Grand Opera House Family Festival 

The Grand Opera House has announced details of its first ever Family Festival which runs from Tuesday 4 to Thursday 6 July 2017.   The fun-filled Festival is packed with a range of activities guaranteed to entertain, engage, educate and inspire all ages.  What to expect:  Daily guided tours tell the colourful history of Northern […]

10 great things to do at Belfast Mela this year

Belfast Mela will bring a world of colour and cultural diversity to Botanic Gardens in Belfast on Sunday 27th August. U105’s Carolyn Stewart will be hosting the event alongside Marc Mallet from UTV.    Check out our list of 10 great things to do at this year’s festival. 1. An Evening of Qawwali Music Kick […]

10 exciting things taking place this week (June 12-18)

Discover Northern Ireland have been searching the country for events and they have found stacks of fun things, from family days out to gigs, cultural events and much more!  Here are 10 exciting things taking place this week (June 12-18) 1. The Stone Roses, Belfast, 13 June. This summer saw them play to over 240,000 […]

Top things to do at Sunflowerfest 2017

Top things to do at Sunflowerfest 2017 It is now officially summer and that can only mean one thing – festival season is upon us! In just under two months, Sunflowerfest takes place at Tubby’s Farm, Hillsborough from 28th-30th July, featuring a packed programme of music, food, exhibits and overall entertainment for the whole family. […]

12 epic sporting events to get behind in Northern Ireland this summer

12 epic sporting events to get behind in Northern Ireland this summer Our wee country is playing host to a stellar line-up of international events, from the Women’s Rugby World Cup to the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open and UEFA European Women’s Under-19 Championship – among many more local events and tournaments. So whether you’re […]

Celebrate the mighty spud at Comber Earlies Food Festival 

Celebrating the mighty spud I love that festivals for everything are popping up everywhere in Northern Ireland! And it’s great to see the mighty Comber spud being celebrated now with its own festival. I’ve grown up with a big connection to the Comber Spud, my grandfather was a market gardener back in the early 60’s […]