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Féile Dance Night 15 Years of Goodgreef

Date: Friday 31st July

Time: Doors Open 6PM – Midnight

Venue: Féile Marquee Falls Park

Fifteen Years of Goodgreef – Past, Present & Future:

 Eddie Halliwell, Marco V,

Scot Project, Agnelli and Nelson,

Sam Baker & Ryan Long,

Kev Johnston, Paul Woods

The first night in the Marquee has to be the one of the ultimate dance venues of the Summer with a lineup that brings showcases all the best in the current dance scene. 

Tickets: £10 @ Ticketmaster & Visit Belfast

HL& Marc Sun 2nd aug

Human League & Marc Almond

Date: Sunday 2th August

Time: 8pm

Venue: Féile Marquee Falls Park

The Human League have been behind some of the biggest and most memorable dancefloor classics of the past 35 years. Pioneering electronic artists and massive hit-makers in equal measure. They’re also responsible for a string of classics and of course, the greatest number one of all time Don’t You Want Me. a huge influence on everybody from Madonna to Moby, Pet Shop boys to Robbie Williams. Marc is an internationally acclaimed and successful artist he has sold over 30 million records and is an icon and influence to a generation of musicians. his band Soft Cell enjoyed a string of classics that were never far away from the top end of the charts, Tickets; £20 from Ticketmaster and Visit Belfast

Country goes West Wed 5 Aug

Country goes West

Date: Wednesday 5th August

Time: 8pm

Venue: Féile Marquee Falls Park

Prepare to don your Stetson and cowboy boots as the very best country music hits the western trail at this year’s august Féile! Féile is delighted to present some of the brightest and best stars on the Irish Country Music circuit in Country Goes West.

Your comperé will be the one and only Wee Man from Strabane, Hugo Duncan, who will host a bill of country talent that will have you dancing in the aisles!Featuring the singing talents of Johnny Brady, John McNicoll, Lisa McHugh, The Benn Sisters and John Rafferty, in what promises to be a rip-roaring night of good ole country music!!

Tickets: £10 @ Ticketmaster & Visit Belfast

Scribes at rock Thurs 6 Aug

Scribes at the Rock

Date: Wednesday 5th August

Time: Doors open 3.30. Close 3.45pm Talk runs from 4pm-6.30pm

Venue: The Rock Bar Falls Road

The Scribes at the Rock are Marian Keyes whose latest, brilliantly funny novel “The Woman Who Stole My life” has been riding high in the charts for months. Stuart Carolan is the man behind Nidge, creator of the award-winning gritty gangland television drama, Love/Hate, & is one of Ireland’s edgiest and most original stage & screen writers. Henrietta McKervey’s first novel, is set in RTE as it prepares its coverage of the 50th anniversary of the 1916 Rising, has been published to rave reviews. “What becomes of Us” is “a beautifully written account of a time when women, still subjugated, were determined to fight for their rights”.
Tickets: £5 @ Ticketmaster & Visit Belfast

Comedy Night Fri 7 Aug

Féile Comedy Night – Frankie Boyle

Date: Friday 7th August

Time: 8pm

Venue: Féile Marquee Falls Park

Frankie Boyle is one of the biggest names in the comedy scene was a regular panellist on Mock the Week. He has written and starred in his own Channel 4 shows as well as appearing on many other top comedy shows. He has completed 3 sold-out Ireland & UK tours, sold over 1.1 million DVDs and is the author of 3 bestselling books. Frankie recently hosted live at The Apollo and his own show on the BBC. Also appearing is Billy Kirkwood who is a double BAFTA award winner clocking up sell-out one-man shows at international comedy festivals. Your comperé for the evening will be West Belfast’s own, Paddy McDonnell. Tickets; £25 from Ticketmaster and Visit Belfast

UB40 Sun 9 Aug

UB40 with Desmond Deker

Date: Sunday 9th August

Time: 8pm

Venue: Féile Marquee Falls Park

Raise a glass of red wine with us to welcome Reggae legends UB40 featuring Ali, Astro and Mickey.

The Birmingham Reggae outfit are true musical legends with over 50 hit singles in the Irish and UK charts and sold over 70 million records in their 37-year career. Join us at the  Féile big Top as the Summer sun goes down and enjoy classics like one in Ten, Rat in Mi Kitchen, Cherry o baby, Kingston Town, Food for Thought, Earth Dies Screaming, (Can’t help) Falling in love with You, and of course Red Red Wine. Altogether now: “Red red wine, stay close to me….”  

Tickets; £20 from Ticketmaster & Visit Belfast

folktown market

Folktown Market

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.

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Contemporary Views

Time:  Luan – Aoine: 9rn – 5in  Satharn & Domhnach: 11rn – 4in Monday – Friday: 9am – 5pm Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 4pm

Venue: An Chultúrlann, Falls Road

The Dillon Gallery plays host to a very special exhibition of photography during June. Contemporary View features images from a public submissions process currently underway. 

Beidh Dánlann Dillon in úsáid le haghaidh taispeántas grianghrafadóireachta ar leith le linn mhí an Mheithimh. Léargais Comhaimseartha is ainm don taispeántas seo. Cuid d’Fhéile Ghriangrhafanna Bhéal Feirste é an taispeántas seo agus ar feadh tréimhse na féile beidh taipseántaisí is ranganna ar fud na cathrach. Grianghrafadóirí idir- náisiúnta atá ag glacadh páirte sa taispeántas agus tá an proiseas ar bun faoi láthair chun na h-íomhánna a roghnú.

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Colin Glen Forest Park & Multisports + SKYTrek

Date: Every Day

Time: 9am – 5pm

Venue: Colin Glen Forest Park & SkyTrek

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.

ceili

Céilí na Miosa

Date: Sunday 9 August, 

Time: 8pm

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.

market at the mill

Market @ the Mill Conway Street

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.

What to do in Belfast

Escap3d – The ultimate real-life room escape game in Belfast


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. 

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