Monthly Archives: January, 2016

Let Sir William treat you to Breakfast!






LET SIR WILLIAM TREAT YOU TO BREAKFAST… To celebrate today (Jan 29) being Ulster Fry-Day Sir William Hastings is treating everyone who books an overnight stay in any one of the six Hastings Hotels to a free Ulster Fry during their stay. This offer can only be booked today, Friday January 29, for stays until Saturday […]






Chesterton Comes Alive at The Courtyard this February!






Award winning Box Tale Soup present their stunning new production, Manalive! Saturday 6th February, 8pm at The Courtyard Theatre. ★★★★“GK Chesterton’s tale is brought to vibrant and cheerfully eccentric life with Box Tale Soup’s characteristic ingenuity.” The Stage All is gold that glitters… Following great success from their last two shows at The Courtyard Theatre […]






Red Brick Road Productions presents Maggie’s Feg Run, Millennium Forum, 19th August






The loveable Maggie Muff is back in the highly anticipated sequel to 50 Shades of Red White and Blue and Dirty Dancin in le Shebeen. Maggie’s Feg Run arrives at the Millennium Forum for one night only on Friday 19th August.  Tickets are now on sale from the Box Office and are priced from £14.50. […]






VALENTINES NIGHTS OUT AT THE MARKET PLACE






Grainne Duffy is a unique talent, raw and powerful, edgy and elegant. So far in her short career, Grainne has already graced the stage at Glastonbury for three electric performances and has toured much of Europe. Recently Grainne was asked to open for Jools Holland on his tour. Her wonderful mix of blues rock and […]






2016 MEET THE STARS OF THE VAUXHALL INTERNATIONAL NORTH WEST 200 LAUNCH ON MARCH 23






It is the biggest launch of the year- the spectacular Meet the Stars night for the 2016 Vauxhall International North West 200 and this year it will be on March 23 in the Titanic Suite of the Titanic Building, Belfast. Every road race fan will want to be there to meet the biggest names in the […]






A Brand New Dream at The Courtyard Theatre






Shakespeare’s magical comedy comes to Newtownabbey in a beautiful new family show from award winning Box Tale Soup. ★★★★“..Gorgeous. Where other adaptations for seven-plus audiences would patronise, Box Tale simply beguile” The Stage Deep in the forest, fairies wait… Following fantastic responses for their previous family show, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Box Tale Soup are […]






NI’S LEADING HOTEL CELEBRATES 20 YEARS OF 5-STAR STATUS






THE first hotel in Northern Ireland to be granted 5-star status, the Culloden Estate & Spa, is celebrating 20 years this month since it was first awarded the highest rating a hotel can receive. In addition to this, the Culloden was included by The Times in a recent list of the 20 Coolest Hotels in […]






Jacqueline from whatsonni.com shares her pick of What’s On this week across the Northern Ireland.






Down This Thursday January 28th, join expert Dot Blakely for an informative morning birdwatch on the Castle Espie reserve overlooking Strangford Lough. Birdwatch Mornings meet in the Visitor Centre at 10:30am. Free for WWT members. Armagh The Market Place Theatre Cajun, Bluegrass Club returns this Saturday 30th January featuring the best of bluegrass and Cajun music […]






TRY SOMETHING NEW AT THE MARKET PLACE






If you’re looking to try something new in 2016, The Market Place Theatre in Armagh may just have exactly what you’re looking for! The Spring | Summer 2016 season has just been released and is packed full of interactive, innovative and downright interesting workshops for both adults and children, from photography to poetry, writing to […]






10 THINGS TO DO IN NORTHERN IRELAND NEXT WEEK






Tourism NI has put together a list of 10 exciting things to do in Northern Ireland next week (January 25 – 31). The Fine & Dandy Market, Crescent Arts Centre, University Road, Belfast, January 31. Come along to this popular market which showcases the work of independent artists, designers, illustrators and crafters alongside collectors of […]