Here is Jacqueline’s pick of what’s on this Valentine’s Weekend across NI.


Enjoy a high tea with a difference! See the sights of Strangford Lough with Strangford Sea Safari, before stopping of in a beautiful spot to enjoy a nice cup of tea and some homemade scones! You might get to explore Salt Island or even see the seals playing at the Angus Rocks Lighthouse! The trip incorporates the Strangford Sea Safari tour so you really will be spoilt for sights to see! Available until the end of June. Trip lasts approximately 2 hours.


Love Coffee Lurgan are  teaming up with QFT and FILMHUBNI to bring you some of the Best Independent Movies ever made.  This Friday 13th the Valentine’s Special is  Amelie.  For £10 a couple  you will also receive two slices of chocolate fudge cake, a mini box of truffles to share, fresh strawberries and a glass of bubbly! Venue opens 7.30pm and the show starts at 8pm.


Treat your special one this Valentine’s day at Share Discovery Village and try something different. Forget awkward first dates take your Valentine to Share for a day of fun activities. Or why not enjoy a fun family day out with all your loved ones on Saturday the 14th February for activities including indoor archery, indoor climbing or mountain biking.


This Valentine’s night enjoy the music of Nina Simone at the Strule Arts Centre Omagh. Known for her powerful and emotive performances, vocalist Victoria Geelan and her trio of outstanding local musicians bring their celebration of a woman who defied convention and categorisation. Jazz favourites are juxtaposed with Civil Rights anthems to create an intoxicating insight into an artist whose musical mastery continues to inspire generations.


Join the Lurach Centre Maghera on Valentine’s Morning for a full cooked  Valentine’s Breakfast from 8am to 12 noon. £4.50 per person. Everyone welcome!


Braid Real Music Club presents Errol Walsh & Steve Simpson this Saturday 14th February at the Braid Arts Centre Ballymena for some Rock’n’Roll, Blues, Country (minus the Western!!), R&B, folk and occasional jazz.  Tickets are only £5.


Come along to Titanic Belfast 14th – 17th February for Mid Term! Complete the Explorer Trail and discover the Titanic story by answering our special Explorer Quiz, before heading over to The Andrew’s Gallery for some Clayrazy fun! Discover the 9 galleries of the Titanic Experience, do the Explorer Trail, picking up clues & meeting a few characters along the way, make and take home your own Clayrazy model, take part in arts, crafts and storytelling.