City Centre Events

Cinemagic International Film and Television Festival

Enjoy an action-packed film programme for 4-25 year olds, showcasing the best of world cinema. The 29th Cinemagic Film and Television Festival, in association with Hagan Homes, returns with a jam-packed programme of events ...
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#YourBelfast weekend activities in the city centre

Belfast City Council be delivering an entertainment programme in the months ahead to help animate the areas of the city centre most affected by the fire at Bank Buildings. This supports the #YourBelfast marketing campaign an ...
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Belfast International Arts Festival

Belfast International Arts Festival brings an eclectic fusion of cutting edge performances to the Belfast stage, with over 100 events covering a variety of genres including; theatre, dance, visual art, music, film, literatur ...
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West Coast Cooler Fashionweek

With one of the busiest, most diverse programme of fashion events in the country and, as Ireland’s leading, bi-annual fashion event, BFW continues to lead in the style stakes with nightly catwalk shows, daily style soc ...
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Castle Street Harvest Fair

Come and experience a buzzing street party atmosphere in the city centre at our Castle Street Evening Fair on Friday 26 October from 3pm – 9pm. Local traders will spill out onto the streets, highlighting and celebratin ...
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Halloween Monster Mash

Dust off your broomsticks and join us for the city’s annual Halloween Monster Mash event at the Titanic Slipways on Halloween night, Wednesday 31 October from 6pm – 8pm. The slipways will come alive, and little g ...
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Ladyboys of Bangkok

Wonder Women celebrates in style with iconic appearances including Cher, Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Diana Ross, Pink, Shirley Bassey, even Wonder Woman herself and the 'practically perfect in every way' Mary Poppins. From C ...
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Red Bull F1 Showrun

The Red Bull Formula 1 Showrun event will take place on a section of roadway, directly in front of Belfast City Hall, on Saturday November 3rd at 8pm.  This area will take in Wellington Place, Donegall Square North and ...
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Outburst Queer Arts Festival

Belfast's annual queer art festival features ten days of theatre, film, music, literature, visual art, discussion and debate from both local and international LGBT artists and performers. Local art partners will showcase ...
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Sound of Belfast 2018

Celebrating five years of Sound of Belfast with a programme of events coordinated by Oh Yeah and aimed at celebrating and promoting a great music city. There will be a huge line up live gigs, music industry awards and learni ...
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Belfast Christmas Market

Date: 17 Nov 2018 - 22 Dec 2018 Time: Monday – Wednesday: 10am – 8pm, Thursday – Saturday: 10am – 10pm, Sunday: 12noon – 6pm Venue: Belfast City Hall The yuletide market offers an authentic feas ...
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Christmas light switch on event

Join the Lord Mayor, Councillor Deirdre Hargey and guests as we kick off the festive season with the annual Christmas lights switch-on. An evening of musical fun awaits with mini shows and traditional carols before the big s ...
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Magical Christmas experience at Titanic Belfast

Step through the Old Curiosity Shop to enter the Magical Workshop and watch the excitement unfold as Father Christmas and his elves count down to their favourite night of the year! Peek into the toy shop where the elves hav ...
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Friendship Four Tournament

NCAA College Hockey will be returning to Belfast this November for the 4th consecutive year! Weekend pass available for all 4 games. To find out more and book tickets visit the website https://www.ssearenabelfast.com/friends ...
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The Elves and the Shoemaker at The MAC

The MAC is excited to announce that our festive show for 2018 is the magical fairy tale - The Elves and the Shoemaker. It's the story about the kind-hearted cobbler who gets a helping hand from a party of nocturnal pixi ...
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Basketball Hall of Fame Belfast Classic

Basketball Hall of Fame Belfast Classic US college basketball returns to SSE Arena in Belfast from 29 November – 1 December 2018 for the second ever Basketball Hall of Fame Belfast Classic. The National Collegiate Athl ...
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Beauty and the Beast

Dreaming of a happier life, the beautiful Belle finds herself transported to a spell-bound castle held captive by a hideous beast. Can she see beyond the monster and fall in love with her captor before the last petal falls f ...
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The Snowman Family Concert

A special family concert for all ages. This beloved animated film is cherished by adults and children alike. This will leave your little ones spellbound and create lasting memories for the whole family. Join the Ulster Orch ...
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Santa Dash 2018

  Downtown and Cool FM’s Cash for Kids will again be hosting the Cash for Kids 6th annual Santa Dash in the city centre on Sunday 2nd December. You may have seen the Dash pass by your door over the past few years ...
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Tumble Circus Belfast

Those wonderful, wacky folks down at Tumble Circus are back again! Following on from the established successes of last year’s event, this Festive season promises to delight and amaze Belfast audiences with the launch o ...
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