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A waitress is showing a bottle of wine to a seated gentleman. The gentleman is Groucho Marx. In the background, there is a large image of T.S. Eliot
LocationBelfast

Openings

Irish Craft Heroes - outdoor panel exhibition in Botanic Gardens

30th July 2022-7th November 2022

Pre-Festival Event: Minimal Human Contact produced by Aisling Ghéar

26th September 2022-1st October 2022

BIAF22 Autumn Season

5th October 2022-6th November 2022

Northern Ireland's largest contemporary arts festival promises a compelling programme of drama and…

Mourne Dew Experience
LocationRostrevor

Openings

Season

29th July 2022-31st July 2023

Come along and have a generous sampling of Mourne Dew's award-winning spirits and learn about the…

Seven Hills Blues Festival - Armagh
LocationArmagh

Openings

Season

30th September 2022-2nd October 2022

One of the great blues and roots music events in the UK and Ireland, and a jewel in the crown of a…

In Bed (2005) in the Upper Gallery
LocationBelfast

Openings

Season

29th July 2022-5th November 2022

This is the first exhibition of Mueck's work in Ireland and brings together seven of his key works…

A pint of Guinness with lunch
LocationPortaferry

Openings

Season

1st October 2022

Experience seven mouth-watering food and drink stops around the historic Loughside town of…

Image from the video work '35 I can'ts'  showing performance artist Jayne Cherry. Alison Lowry wanted to examine the story of Cinderella's glass shoes
LocationBelfast

Openings

Season

4th August 2022-7th November 2022

50 makers x 50 years

Aspect Festival 2022 logo
LocationBangor

Openings

Season

22nd September 2022-2nd October 2022

Aspects Festival returns for 2022 with an inspirational programme celebrating Irish writing. With…

image of lighthouse and pier with sunset over the water in the background.
LocationBangor

Openings

Season

3rd October 2022-1st January 2023

Discover what Ards and North Down has to offer with a selection of fantastic experiences that allow…

Granda Ben's Spooktacular Ethical Zoo Trail
LocationBallygawley

Openings

Season

1st October 2022-31st October 2022

This October come see Granda Ben's Ethical Zoo be transformed into an Autumnal Pumpkin Paradise.

Next Week

A waitress is showing a bottle of wine to a seated gentleman. The gentleman is Groucho Marx. In the background, there is a large image of T.S. Eliot
LocationBelfast

Openings

Irish Craft Heroes - outdoor panel exhibition in Botanic Gardens

30th July 2022-7th November 2022

BIAF22 Autumn Season

5th October 2022-6th November 2022

Northern Ireland's largest contemporary arts festival promises a compelling programme of drama and…

A picture of two walkers at the beginning of Cartntogher Walk
LocationMaghera

Openings

Season

8th October 2022

Walk in the footsteps of an Emigrant leaving Famine stricken Ireland… local famine expert Cathy…

Autumnal Garden Highlight Tour
LocationBallynahinch

Openings

Season

9th October 2022

The perfect tour to take in the stunning red, orange and purple hues of October. This walk through…

Elmfield Estate with blue sky
LocationGilford

Openings

Season

8th October 2022

Elmfield wholefood and wellbeing market

The Woodturner
LocationMullaghbawn

Openings

Season

8th October 2022

Inspired by the neolithic art of woodturning dating back 3,000 years and the beauty of Ireland's…

Mourne Dew Experience
LocationRostrevor

Openings

Season

29th July 2022-31st July 2023

Come along and have a generous sampling of Mourne Dew's award-winning spirits and learn about the…

In Bed (2005) in the Upper Gallery
LocationBelfast

Openings

Season

29th July 2022-5th November 2022

This is the first exhibition of Mueck's work in Ireland and brings together seven of his key works…

Fungal Foray
LocationBelfast

Openings

Season

8th October 2022

FULLY BOOKED

Zombie Run
LocationMoneymore

Openings

Season

9th October 2022

Ireland's original Zombie Run at The Jungle, challenges participants to complete a daring 6K…

Adventure Caving at Marble Arch Caves
LocationFlorencecourt

Openings

Season

8th October 2022

Delve off the beaten track with our experienced and qualified Cave Leader to explore "adventure…

boots on the ground in the Annalong Valley, Mourne Mountains
LocationAnnalong

Openings

Season

8th October 2022

Immerse yourself in the majestic Mourne Mountains for a full day of exhilarating activities you'll…

Lakelander Gravel Grinder
LocationBelcoo

Openings

Season

8th October 2022

Ireland's Premier gravel cycling event, The Lakelander Gravel Grinder returns again to County…

County Down Golf Classic
LocationNewcastle

Openings

Season

9th October 2022-11th October 2022

Play the very best of Newry Mourne and Down courses at this exciting tournament. The tournament…

Image from the video work '35 I can'ts'  showing performance artist Jayne Cherry. Alison Lowry wanted to examine the story of Cinderella's glass shoes
LocationBelfast

Openings

Season

4th August 2022-7th November 2022

50 makers x 50 years

image of lighthouse and pier with sunset over the water in the background.
LocationBangor

Openings

Season

3rd October 2022-1st January 2023

Discover what Ards and North Down has to offer with a selection of fantastic experiences that allow…

Granda Ben's Spooktacular Ethical Zoo Trail
LocationBallygawley

Openings

Season

1st October 2022-31st October 2022

This October come see Granda Ben's Ethical Zoo be transformed into an Autumnal Pumpkin Paradise.

Cone of scampi and Donaghadee branded canvas bag
LocationDonaghadee

Openings

Season

8th October 2022

Experience eight Dee-licious food and drink stops around the town, as you connect the past of…

Next Month

A waitress is showing a bottle of wine to a seated gentleman. The gentleman is Groucho Marx. In the background, there is a large image of T.S. Eliot
LocationBelfast

Openings

Irish Craft Heroes - outdoor panel exhibition in Botanic Gardens

30th July 2022-7th November 2022

BIAF22 Autumn Season

5th October 2022-6th November 2022

Northern Ireland's largest contemporary arts festival promises a compelling programme of drama and…

connecting to nature - image of womans head and shoulders with eyes closed. standing with back against a tree.
LocationKilleavy

Openings

Awakening Your Senses Winter Festival

26th November 2022

'Rest, Reconnect and Re-energize'. Awaken your senses during a forest bathing immersion and a…

mince pie making class antrim ballycastle
LocationBallycastle

Openings

Season

20th November 2022

Kick off the festive season with this hands on workshop

Necarne Point-to-Point Races
LocationIrvinestown

Openings

Season

12th November 2022

The Fermanagh Harriers will hold their Autumn point-to-point fixture at Necarne. Point-to-points…

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Awaken your Giant Spirit

  1. Family Events
    Northern Ireland is bursting at the seams with things to do for families. While you’re here on holidays, you might just catch one of these great family events going on. Or maybe you’d like to book your holiday to coincide with one. So, here are just a few to whet your appetite.
  2. Sports Events
    We love sport in Northern Ireland. If there’s a ball nearby, we’ll kick it, pass it or hit it with a bat, hurl, stick, cue, club or racquet. We love everything four-wheeled and anything two-wheeled. We love bouts in the ring, pucks on the ice, and run-ins on the flat and over jumps. And if something needs throwing, lifting, sailing or running after, we’ll give it our best shot.
  3. Food & Drink Events
    There’s so much happening on the food front in Northern Ireland these days that it’s sometimes hard to keep up. New inventive and talented chefs coming through. Local food and drink artisan businesses thriving. Here’s just a taster of what you’ll find when you get here...
  4. Arts & Theatre Events
    Northern Ireland is a land of poets, writers and dreamers. We’ve given the world Heaney and Friel, C.S Lewis and MacNeice, and Booker-prize winning Anna Burns. There’s a vibrant arts scene happening here, and here’s a taste of what’s going on...
  5. Music Events
    The home of Ash, Snow Patrol, Two Door Cinema Club, Bicep and, of course, Van Morrison, Northern Ireland is renowned the world over for its music and song.
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