Monthly Archives: February, 2013

10 THINGS TO DO IN NORTHERN IRELAND THIS WEEK






The Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) has put together a list of 10 exciting things to do in Northern Ireland over the next week (March 4 – 10). For more details on these and other events click on www.discovernorthernireland.com/events, visit your local tourist information centre or log onto http://www.facebook.com/discovernorthernireland Enniskillen Annual Drama Festival, Ardhowen Theatre, […]






Here are Jacqueline’s pick of events taking place this weekend across Northern Ireland.






Down The pottery workshop at Ards Arts Centre on Saturday 2nd March will introduce you to the art of throwing on a potter’s wheel.  Even if you have never tried to throw before, come and have a go – you will be surprised!  Beginners and children 12+ welcome. Facilitated by experienced teacher and artist, Donald […]






A Day of Heavenly Glamour, Timeless Romance & Enduring Love






Brides from all over Ireland will be Saving the Date for the Decadence Vintage Bridal Fair taking place at Belfast’s Malone House on Sunday 3rd March. This prestigious event, evoking all the charm and romance of a bygone era within relaxed and luxurious surroundings, has been dedicated to providing vintage inspiration to the 21st Century […]






GET WET AND WILD IN NORTHERN IRELAND






NITB and OutdoorNI.com launch third annual Adventureland weekend THE Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB), in conjunction with OutdoorNI.com, are ready to whet your appetite for outdoor fun with the launch of the third annual and popular Northern Ireland Adventureland Weekend which will take place on March 23 – 24. More than 1400 people are expected […]






10 THINGS TO DO IN NORTHERN IRELAND THIS WEEK






The Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) has put together a list of 10 exciting things to do in Northern Ireland over the next week (February 25 – March 3). Living legacy, Verbal Arts Centre, City of Derry, Co. Londonderry, February 25. Part of the City of Culture 2013 celebrations, this archaeology and the early modern […]






TREAT YOUR LITTLE TREASURES TO A FANTASTIC FAMILY DAY CRUISE






LEADING ferry company Stena Line has launched a new series of non-landing Pirates and Princesses Kids Cruises offering families the chance to enjoy a day of fun from only £10 per person*. This unique cruise sets sail from Belfast at 11:30 on Saturday 9th March and will also run on a number of Saturdays including […]






Here are Jacqueline’s pick of family events taking place this weekend across the North.






Down Hamilton Road Community Centre Bangor are hosting a furniture upcycling workshop this Friday from 10.00am to 4.00pm. Pick a piece of furniture and transform it into something truly unique for your home. You will be taught how to get that “chalk paint look” without the hefty price of chalk paint – any matt emulsion […]






NATHAN CARTER, RISING STAR OF IRISH COUNTRY MUSIC, TO HEADLINE P&O FERRIES DALRIADA FESTIVAL 2013






The hottest, rising  young star of the Irish Country Music  scene, Nathan Carter is set to headline Dalriada Live, Sunday 14th July,  at this year’s P&O Ferries Dalriada Festival of Sport, Music & Fine Foods in the grounds of the historic Glenarm Castle. At only 22 years old, Nathan Carter has already recorded four CDs […]






10 THINGS TO DO IN NORTHERN IRELAND THIS WEEK






The Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) has put together a list of 10 exciting things to do in Northern Ireland over the next week (February 18 – 24). Academy of Irish Dance, Sundays at Millennium Forum & Saturdays at Waterside Theatre, Co. Londonderry, various dates between February 16 – November 23.   Pat Henderson, renowned Irish dancing […]






THIS SEASON’S FASHIONWEEK MAGIC KICKS OFF IN MARCH






It’s now into its fifteenth season, but Belfast’s very own West Coast Cooler FASHIONWEEK is one event that is not going out of style as it remains to be the hottest show in town when it comes to all things glamorous and fashionable. Despite the cold spell, the atmosphere at this season’s launch was full […]