The Belfast One-Way Edit
24 August, Belfast City Hall
Join radio presenter and influencer Rebecca McKinney as she predicts key trends for the autumn-winter season at The Belfast One-Way Edit. Tickets cost £10 and include prosecco on arrival, fashion show, beauty browsing (with make-up masterclasses with experts) and a goodie bag.
Fragrance Champions with Jo Malone
14, & 15 August, House of Fraser
Jo Malone, on the lower ground level of House of Fraser in Victoria Square, is hosting a scent-sational event where you can enjoy a tailored Scent for You service, accompanied with sparkling wine and indulgent treats.
Summer Perfume Events
28 August, The Perfume Shop, Victoria Square
Celebrate summer at an exclusive in-store event in the Perfume Shop at Victoria Square. You’ll be treated to prosecco at the door and a goodie bag. Plus, sample exclusive products and exciting activities with trained experts. Tickets cost £5 and are redeemable against a spend of £30 or more on the night.
Vita Liberata: Discover your Perfect Tan
16 August, Gordon’s Chemist
Find a gorgeous glow at this Vita Liberata event at Gordon’s Chemist at Cornmarket. A tanning expert will be in store giving you all the best tanning tips and more. Get 25% off the entire Vita Liberata range during the event, and get a free gift with every Vita Liberata purchase!
Vera Twomey Book Signing
17 August, Eason
Vera Twomey will be signing copies of her new book, For Ava, at Eason on Donegall Place. Twomey is a medical cannabis campaigner and her new book tells of her fight to alleviate the symptoms of her daughter’s severe form of epilepsy using medical cannabis that is unavailable in Ireland. Don’t miss the chance to pop in and get a copy signed.
Let’s Play at Victoria Square
Until 31 August, Victoria Square
Victoria Square has been transformed into a colourful world of puzzles, tricks and illusions this summer! Get lost in the kaleidoscope maze on the lower ground level, take a picture at the side-wards house or play a game of I Spy in the Dome.
Fragrance Bar at Molton Brown
Saturday 31 August
Visit the Molton Brown concession in House of Fraser for a complimentary glass of gin with botanicals paired with the fragrance of your choice. Plus, get a free hand and arm massage and gift boxes personalised by a calligrapher; all in celebration of the launch of their new fragrance.
1 September, Mamma’s and Papa’s
Get ready for your new arrival with pushchair demos, first aid advice, free goodies and the chance to meet other parents at this Mama’s and Papa’s event in Victoria Square, on 1 September from 12 noon to 2pm.
Take advantage of discounted evening parking at Q Park at Victoria Square. Pay just £4.50 for parking under five hours, Monday to Saturday from 4.30pm. All day Sunday is just £4.50 for five hours. Validate your ticket at The Odeon Cinema to avail of this rate.
Personal Stylist Session
Feel like a new look for autumn? Book in for a session with Victoria Square’s personal stylist, who can teach you to pair items and give you tips on how to look fabulous, all in the comfort of a private dressing suite. Sessions start from just £30, or you can book packages that include shopping vouchers, afternoon tea, hand massages and more!
Thursdays until 5 September, Bullitt Hotel
Toast to a successful day of shopping in the courtyard at Bullitt Hotel, where you’ll find classic summer film screenings each Thursday evening. The line-up includes titles like Adventureland, Do the Right Thing and Stand By Me. All you need is a smart phone and pair of headphones to tune in and wind down!
Summer Food and Drink Offers
Stay for the evening and enjoy incredible food and drink offers in Belfast’s restaurants. Get two courses and a cocktail for £25 in the Restaurant at the Fitzwilliam Hotel; a cheeseboard and bottle of wine for £22.95 at the Jailhouse or two course meal with wine for £29.95 at AMPM.
If you’ve worked up a thirst, why not book in for a cocktail masterclass? Revolucion de Cuba, Flame and Havana Bank Sq all offer experiences where you can make then enjoy a few classic cocktails. The perfect way to end the day! Different packages are available at each and prices start from just £25.