Monthly Archives: February, 2017

ARTS Night at North Down Museum       






Every nook and cranny of this historic North Down Museum building will be filled with arts activities to experience, participate in or observe. Explore the Museum in a unique and unexpected way. Stumble upon arts in every space, from the Viking Room to the Café. Participate in clay work, printmaking, drawing activities and painting.  Or […]






Adult Course : Bookcraft, Roe Valley Arts & Cultural Centre






Have you ever wanted to learn how to make your own special notebooks, journals or albums? A unique course in Book Craft is running at the Roe Valley Arts & Cultural Centre on Saturday 4th and 11th March from 10am-3pm. Designed to complement The World Illustration Awards 2016 exhibition currently showing at the Arts Centre, […]






ST PATRICK’S EVENTS FOR MARKET PLACE STAGE






The Market Place Theatre in Armagh is gearing up for a packed fortnight of events as part of the Saint Patrick’s Festival. Week one will see dance, and music from some of our best local female performers.   Grainne Duffy is a unique talent, raw and powerful, edgy and elegant, and she’s set for The […]






Offers of the Week!






Northern Ireland boasts a unique collection of irresistible places to stay including quirky B&Bs, luxurious spa hotels and hidden gem properties for an ideal short break and Discover NI has selected the best offers of the week for you to choose from. Launch into Spring, Canal Court Hotel & Spa, Co. Down, from £99 per […]






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






Down Join the Cancer fund for Children on their family-friendly Winter Woolly Walk at Tollymore Forest Park, Newcastle on 25th February 2017. It’s the perfect excuse to kick off the winter blues and rally your friends and family together for a lovely walk in the fresh air, whilst also raising funds for local families affected by cancer.  It […]






FABULOUS FASHION TEAS RETURN TO THE MERCHANT






The Merchant Hotel’s Fabulous Fashion Teas are set to return for the eleventh year this March, serving up the hottest Spring/Summer trends for 2017. On Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th March, guests will be treated to two days of style with shows presenting this season’s must-have looks from local designers and leading designer boutiques. Models […]






Tinderbox Theatre Company unearths long buried family secrets in Famla by acclaimed writer John McCann at the MAC this Spring.






Premiering at The MAC from 21 – 25 March, Famla staring Rhodri Lewis, Hayley McQuillan and Tara Lynne O’Neill, challenges the stories we tell ourselves to hide the truth of who we really are. Hector has passed this place all her young life. An old house. Must be a hundred years old. Maybe more. Looks […]






‘SAY HELLO TO MORE’ CASTLES & GARDENS IN NORTHERN IRELAND






If you love exploring historic castles and glorious gardens, Northern Ireland is full of exciting locations while our rich history has left an incredible legacy of buildings all telling their own story. Rachel Quigg, Tourism NI Destination PR Officer said: “Northern Ireland has so much to offer in terms of stately homes and impressive castles […]






#LoveArds outdoor cinema






An outdoor cinema is coming to Conway Square, Newtownards on Saturday 4 March 2017 – and viewers get to choose the film! With a firm, family-friendly focus the choices are three Disney favourites:  Toy Story, Finding Nemo and Monsters Inc. Anyone can take part in the poll to pick the film on Ards and North […]






10 Exciting Things to do Next Week in Northern Ireland






Tourism NI has put together a list of 10 exciting things to do in Northern Ireland next week (February 20 – February 26).   Celtic Mindfulness, Navan Centre & Fort, Co. Armagh, February 25 – 26. Celtic Mindfulness is a unique healing experience of the land and energy. Music, myth and mediation will be used […]