Date: Thursday 30th July – Sunday 9th August
Venue: West Belfast & beyond
Féile an Phobail plays a leadership role in exploring and encouraging change, providing an unique approach to dramatising the different energies and opportunities of shared living. The 2015 programme marks another milestone in this work – showcasing good relations in action, attracting more tourism/visitor spend, building increased social & cultural capital. The main concert space, a huge 5,000 capacity marquee, is based in the award-winning Falls Park. 2015 Féile has everything from street theatre, children’s events, parties in the Park, concerts, sports, discussions, debates, exhibitions, dramas and readings in what is the largest community festival and summer school in Ireland!
Tickets: Ticketmaster & Visit Belfast & Play Venues
Date: Every Thursday
Time: 9am – 4pm
Venue: Bank Square
The Folktown Market is a farmers & variety market with stalls selling locally grown fruit & vegetables & locally made foods also flowers, olives, cheese, coffee, hot food & local crafts. They give priority to all local homemade &/or organic produce & products. Coffee & fruit vendors selling fairtrade produce are also given priority. They believe in the Earth Market concept & Slow Food movement. This market is in one of the most central spaces in Belfast, Bank Sq, surrounded by two of the oldest churches, Mourne Seafood Restaurant & traditional pubs, one dating back to the 18th century, the square is steeped in character and heritage –only a few yards from the main shopping streets, Castle Court shopping centre & multi-storey car parks.
Date: Every Day
Time: 9am – 5pm
Colin Glen Forest Park is a beautiful wooded glen located in the northwest of Belfast City in the heart of the Belfast Hills. Visitors enjoy beautiful woodland walks, adventurous outdoor activities and superb leisure facilities with an unparalleled view over Belfast from a height! Its Activity Centre has an ever increasing portfolio of Outdoor Activities ensure there is something for everyone to enjoy. SKYTrek – is Ireland’s premier high & Low ropes activity centre including Climbing Wall & Challenges, Zip Lines & Fan Descender. Colin Glen Multisports The most unique sports complex. A fantastic 9 hole golf course, 16 bay floodlit Driving Range & golf lessons from PGA professional Peter Martin.
Date: Sunday 9 August,
Venue: An Chultúrlann, Falls Road
Cost: £6 admission, supper included, Cost: £6 suipéar san áireamh
Cultúrlann are delighted to present another season of Céilithe at Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich. Their céilí is suitable for dancers at all levels of experience. Máire, our céilí caller, is always on hand to guide beginners through the steps.
Our music is always live and supper is served at the interval! Don’t forget the free session music every Saturday in the Bia Café in the Cultúrlann.
Date: Every Saturday
Time: 10am – 3pm
Venue: The Mill at Conway Street
Every Saturday in the mill courtyard 10-3. With all fresh local produce includes fruit & veg, meat, fish, bread, cupcakes & confectionery, as well as vintage collectables & arts & crafts items, all made in Belfast. Plenty of free parking and onsite licensed restaurant, what more could you want for a day out?
The Mill Conway Street won the award for “Best Use of Heritage in Regeneration” at the prestigious Regeneration and Renewal Awards. The project repaired and restored the former flax spinning mill into a centre for social enterprise and community-led regeneration of the area.
Date: Every Day
Time: Mon -Wed & Sat :09:40 – 19:00 Thu:16:15 – 20:30 Fri & Sun:12:20 – 19:00
Venue: The Cutts, Dunmurry, Belfast BT17 9HU Escap3d.com Phone: 07549 493504
You are in a room. The door is locked. The time is running out. You have to get out of there. You know that the room can help you; it has everything you need to figure out the code. And it’s not a computer game. It’s real. But how? Where to start? Your team has 1 hour to escape the room. Can you do it? The first real-life room escape game in Belfast.