‪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 […]

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 […]

‪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 […]

‪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 […]

‪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 […]

‪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 […]

Fantastic fashion as the new season of West Coast Cooler FASHIONWEEK launches

It’s a double dozen this October as West Coast Cooler FASHIONWEEK reaches its twenty fourth season. The new season launched today in Belfast and we were there to catch glimpses of what to expect at the shows in October. The now iconic event, which is firmly fixed in the social calendar, will see four days […]

Top things to do at the exciting Winterfell Festival

Castle Ward to host Winterfell Festival 2017! The National Trust invites you to step into the world of the Stark family at Castle Ward on Sunday 24 September 2017 for Northern Ireland’s very own Winterfell Festival. This one day festival is not to be missed! Discover the setting of the Stark family home, See first-hand […]

‪10 events you need to know about (August 21-27)‬

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 (August 21-27)   1.       Belfast Mela 2017, Botanic Gardens, 27 August. The Belfast Mela Festival will transform the park into an exotic magical garden filled with the […]

11 events you won’t want to miss (Aug 14-20)

 11 things to do in Northern Ireland DiscoverNorthernIreland.com has stacks of fun things to do across NI, from family days out to gigs and cultural events. Here are 11 exciting things taking place this week (Aug 14-20). 1.       Children's Summer Street Theatre with the Raven Sisters, Portstewart, 18 August. Entertaining for children and adults alike, the […]

10 events you need to know about (Aug 7-13)

10 things to do in Northern Ireland 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 (August 7-13).  1.       Northern Ireland Open, Galgorm Castle, Ballymena, 10-13 August.  The Northern Ireland Open, Northern Ireland’s annual national professional […]

12 exciting highlights of the fantastic Eastside Arts Festival 

East Belfast will become a hive of creative energy from 3 – 13 August for the EastSide Arts Festival 2017.   Everyone is invited to pop along and explore the east of the city during a fantastic 11-day festival packed with music and words, theatre, film, tours, visual arts, workshops and community events, all rounded off […]

Get absolutely boggin for local kids with cancer

Get Absolutely ‘Boggin’ for Local Kids With Cancer Cancer Fund for Children is calling on local people from across NI to get absolutely ‘boggin’ for local children with cancer this October. Sunday 8th October 2017 will once again see Castlewellan Forest Park filled with charity runners, ready to stuck in for a great cause as the charity’s […]

7 great things to do in the first 7 days of the ‪Open House Festival

It's almost August, and that means one thing for Bangor, it's time for the month long Open House Festival. Check out our top 7 great things to do during the first 7 days of the festival. CREATING A CREATIVE TOWNThe Court HouseTuesday 1st August (tours of Court House from 5pm, meeting at 7.30pm)FreeWhat are your ideas […]

10 events you need to know about (July 31-August 6)

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 (July 31-August 6). 1.       August Féile, Belfast, 3 August. Ireland's biggest community arts festival and summer school returns from 3 – 13 August. The festival is renowned […]

WIN tickets to Angela’s Ashes – competition now closed

Angela’s Ashes – The Musical Tue 01 Aug – Sat 05 Aug 2017 This major new musical adaptation of Frank McCourt’s worldwide best-selling memoir is an uplifting story of hope, fortitude and family. The Pulitzer Prize winning book comes to life on stage in this World Premiere production at the Grand Opera House. Featuring unforgettable […]

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 […]