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A converted church in the heart of Belfast, The Empire hosts regular Music Hall gigs and comedians from the UK and international comedy circuit.

Basement Weekly Line-up:

  • Sunday Ken Haddock's Supper Club 10pm

  • Monday The Rare ‘Aul Stuff 10pm

  • Tuesday Discobeard 11pm

  • Thursday Rab McCullough and Guests 10.30pm

  • Friday Roots Live, Local and Original 10.30pm

  • Saturday Soul Rock 'N' Roll 10.30pm


 

The Empire Laughs Back Comedy Club has been providing Northern Ireland with laughter for over 20 years. Hosted by Colin Murphy or Jake O'Kane, the Comedy Club features headline acts from the UK and international comedy circuit, top supporting acts, and open spots from across the country. The doors open every Tuesday at 8pm with the show kicking off at 9pm. Admission: £8 (£7 with student card).
location_on
  • 40-42 Botanic Avenue
  • Belfast
  • Antrim
  • BT7 1JQ

Top Reasons To Visit

  • Live music and sport
  • Comedy Club and quiz nights
  • Heated walled beer garden
  • Pleasuredome 80s tribute nights
  • Free WiFi

A Night of Belfast Music

Sat, 19 Oct 2019, 8:30pm

Fundraiser for Extern, featuring 5 fantastic local artists.

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CC Houlihan’s Elvis Spectacular

Sat, 24 Aug 2019, 8:30pm

The ultimate tribute to the three ages of Elvis.

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Dirty DC

Sat, 02 Nov 2019, 8:30pm

The sell out Dirty DC are back at the Empire Belfast!

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El Clash Combo

Sat, 17 Aug 2019, 8:30pm

London Calling! Get ready for, El Clash Combo!

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Ken Haddock Bank Holiday Special

Sun, 25 Aug 2019, 8:00pm

Blues vocalist and all-round local legend Ken plays in the Empire Music Hall.

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Mack Fleetwood

Mon, 28 Oct 2019, 8:30pm

An amazing tribute to Rumours Era Fleetwood Mac!

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Pearl Jem

Sat, 09 Nov 2019, 8:30pm

A tribute to the Grunge era survivors - Pearl Jam.

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Rockabilly All Dayer

Sat, 31 Aug 2019, 2:00pm

The roots of rock and roll!

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La Dame Blanche

Sat, 19 Oct 2019, 8:30pm

La Dame Blanche, delivers a powerful and irresistible mix that summons the spirits and compels the body to dance.

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Joshua Burnside

Fri, 01 Nov 2019, 7:00pm

Northern Irish experimental folk songwriter and producer Joshua Burnside is something of an anomaly in local terms.

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