With the longer, brighter days ahead, there’s even more time to enjoy Belfast’s award-winning visitor attractions, Spring festivals and Events.

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A cool and upbeat city, always guaranteed to surprise. From live music to science festivals; art exhibits to sporting greats…and everything in between.

  • Imagine! Belfast Festival of Ideas & Politics 2022
    Imagine! Belfast Festival of Ideas & Politics 2022
    2022 Highlights

    Imagine! Belfast Festival of Ideas & Politics 2022

    21 - 27 Mar 2022

    The Imagine! Belfast Festival of Ideas & Politics returns for its 8th annual outing with another huge range…

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  • The SPAR Craic 10k
    The SPAR Craic 10k
    2022 Highlights

    The SPAR Craic 10k

    0.08 KM
    Thu, 17 Mar 2022, 9:00am

    ‘Run for the Craic’ in Belfast this St Patrick’s Day and take part in the annual SPAR Craic…

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  • Féile an Earraigh 2022
    Féile an Earraigh 2022
    Belfast City Centre Events 2022

    Féile an Earraigh 2022

    0.19 KM
    01 - 18 Mar 2022

    A vibrant and inclusive culture and arts festival, celebrating and showcasing Irish culture, music and diversity. 1-17 March…

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Things to do this Spring

Enjoy fun-filled family days this spring with these top ideas of places to go in Belfast and beyond. Explore the great outdoors, pack a picnic and make some memories.

  • Colin Glen Forest Park
    Colin Glen Forest Park

    Colin Glen Forest Park

    10.05 KM

    Go Black Bull Runnin’ and 'Flyover' the Belfast Hills at Colin Glen Forest Park. From Alpine coasteering to…

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  • Let's Go Hydro
    Let's Go Hydro

    Let's Go Hydro

    8.93 KM

    Let’s Go Hydro is Ireland’s largest aqua park and alternative accommodation resort. A beautiful and brilliantly designed resort…

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  • Wallace Park Lisburn
    Wallace Park Lisburn

    Wallace Park Lisburn

    15.29 KM

    Wallace Park is ideal for families, with an excellent children's play area and a variety of gentle walks.

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Family Friendly Restaurants

With special menus and activities for little ones, have a look at some of our suggestions for child-friendly restaurants in Belfast.

Lunch at Muddlers Club

Foodie Guide To Belfast

With restaurants, bars, food markets and artisan producers tucked away in every corner of the city, Belfast is nothing short of a foodie haven.

Mourne Seafood Bar

Food Places Open On Mondays & Tuesdays

Find out what restaurants and cafés are open on Monday and Tuesday in Belfast! Coffee, lunch, brunch or dinner, find a place right for you.

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Family walking towards Castle Ward

Spring Walks

It’s a great time of year to head out for a walk and enjoy the lighter evenings and beautiful scenery in and around Belfast.

city hall

Belfast City Centre Events

Belfast has lots in store this time of year. You just have to know where to look. There will be events popping up in shops, cafes and public spaces throughout the city centre to suit all ages.

Spring in Belfast Family CS Lewis Square

Top 10 Visitor Attractions in Belfast

From the birthplace of the Titanic to our iconic City Hall, you’ll find a large selection of historic landmarks and world-class visitor attractions in Belfast. There is an attraction to suit all ages, why not take a look!

Where to Watch the SIx Nations in Belfast

The Guinness Six Nations Rugby Championship 2022 will be under way from 5 February to 19 March, and Belfast’s local bars have got you covered!

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Getting Here

Northern Ireland has three airports, sea crossings from England and Scotland, and a direct rail link from Dublin.

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Car Parking in Belfast

Secure car parking is available across Belfast. See our guide to car parks in the city.

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Travel and Transport


1.23 KM

Leave the car at home, relax and travel with Translink, Northern Ireland's main provider of public passenger transport.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Advice for Visitors to Belfast

Coronavirus: Official visitor advice for tourists coming to Belfast and Northern Ireland.

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