£1000’s raised for charity in 2017 by St George’s Market

The Spirit of Christmas was in full swing at St George’s Market during December as the traders hosted a local charity each week to help raise much needed funds and awareness. Traders regularly collect for local charities and are indeed known for their generosity throughout the year.  This festive season traders pulled together and with […]

The Big Market at St George’s Market

Over 700 students from across Northern Ireland are set to showcase their start-up businesses at the Young Enterprise Big Market in St George’s Market, Belfast. Pupils from 60 schools on the Young Enterprise Big Market programme have developed their products from conception to production in just three months. The programme takes each student on a […]

Twilight Market: Summer Beach Party

The award-winning Twilight Market at St George’s is an established highlight in the city’s calendar of events. Attracting over 46,000 visitors last year, Twilight Market hosts live music by local entertainers, chef demonstrations, local food and drink producers and local arts and crafts. What to expect at the Summer beach party The second Twilight Market […]

Twilight Market returns to St George’s Market #twilightbelfast

Twilight Market returns to St George’s Market #twilightbelfast The hugely popular and award-winning Twilight Market returns to Belfast on 9 & 10 May, with the first of three specially-themed events for 2017. The ‘Spring Picnic’ will transform St George’s Market on Tuesday (9 May) and Wednesday (10 May), from 4pm – 11pm each day. Admission […]

Hop along to St George’s Market for Easter

Easter at St George’s Market Hop along to St George’s Market this Easter for fun activities that all the family will enjoy! On Friday 14th and Saturday 15th April (closed Easter Sunday) there will be lots happening throughout the market with activities to keep the kids entertained and lots of food and shopping for adults […]

Triple Twilight at @stgeorgesBEL

This year’s Twilight Markets have been announced and in a slight change to the Twilight branding they will be appropriately seasonally-themed, and we love the themes!  ‘Spring Picnic’ will take place at St George’s Market on 9 and 10 May, ‘Summer Beach Party’ on 1 and 2 August ‘Twinkling Winter’ on 7 and 8 November. […]

St George’s named ‘Best Market’

St George’s named ‘Best Market’ Belfast’s historic St George’s Market has joined Jamie Oliver in being named the “best in Britain”. St George’s last night added to its growing list of accolades when it was named ‘Best Market’ at the annual Observer Food Monthly Awards. The award was earned by readers’ votes. The Lord Mayor […]

St George’s Market celebrates 120 years of trading

St George’s Market celebrates 120 years of trading St George’s Market, one of Belfast’s most loved and historic visitor attractions, is preparing to celebrate 120 years of trading on Friday, 3 June. To coincide, Friday, 3 June is also the first day of St George’s Market’s extended trading until 3pm, which has been introduced in […]

Twilight Market, Good Food Show and a year of Food and Drink

The return of the St George’s Twilight Market, a BBC Good Food Show and a year of Food and Drink. It looks set to be another great year in NI. Last night I had the great pleasure to attend the NI Tourist Board New Year Banquet in the Ulster Hall. The event kicked off the […]

Christmas extended hours at St George’s Market

Extra and extended Christmas opening hours at St Georges Market, Belfast We can’t think of a better way to spend the last few shopping days before Christmas, than in a festive St Georges. For updates and news follow the council supported social media accounts: www.Facebook.com/stgeorgesbelfast www.twitter.com/stgeorgesbel www.instagram.com/stgeorgesbelfast Extra days and extended hours Friday 18 December […]

St George’s Market launches annual advent calendar

St George’s Market launches annual advent calendar    The countdown to Christmas has officially begun, with the opening of the official St George’s Market advent calendar. The special crowd-sourced ‘12 Days of Christmas’ video – which is showing on the Big Screen at the City Hall – shows the Market traders having fun promoting their […]

Calling All Foodies….

 Calling all foodies, join celebrity Chef John Torode as he host’s a food and wine extravaganza at the home of great local produce St George’s Market. On Saturday 3rd October, John will team up with McGuigan wine ambassador Ciaran Meyler for an interactive food and wine demonstration, John will prepare dishes from his new cookbook […]

Unique wedding favours from St George’s Market

St George’s Market, the UK’s number one large indoor market is a bustling thriving community of local businesses and my weekend workplace. I don’t ever class it as work, in my head it’s the best kind of hobby where I can be creative and get my artwork of locally inspired popart designs out there into the […]

Discover Belfast: Avril from School Gate Style tells us her favourite things about Belfast

This week we asked Avril Keys for her 5 favourite things in Belfast. Avril runs the blog, School Gate Style. This very popular blog is a fashion diary of an ordinary mum of three, who wears practical affordable clothes. It’s definitely one to check out. We love reading our guest bloggers five favourite things to do […]

Our St George’s Market Ikea giveaway continues this weekend…

For the past two weekends we’ve been having our IKEA giveaway at our stall in St George’s Market. Why? Well, the Belfast IKEA store have sponsored our Christmas decorations at our stall and they want you to have some free gifts! Part of this giveaway for me is to help promote this great campaign, the […]

The artists of St George’s Market

Ah, my weekend workplace…St George’s Market! Never in my wildest imagination did I think I’d end up with a stall there every weekend and be working amongst such a creative and inspiring bunch of people. St George’s Market is a hotbed of local talent and visitors from across the world have grown to love and […]

Tourism Ireland return to St George’s Market

Tourism Ireland are returning to Belfast this Friday morning and will be filming at my weekend work location, St. George’s Market. They have chosen St. George’s as one of the main attractions in Northern Ireland along with Giants Causeway and Titanic Belfast to be part of their world wide global marketing campaign.   With the […]