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Top 2020 Events in Belfast

2020 is jam-packed with fantastic events in Belfast! To help you decide which ones to go to, we’ve rounded up some of the biggest and best events and festivals happening throughout the year.

2020 Highlights

  • Vivaldi – The Four Seasons by Candlelight
    Vivaldi – The Four Seasons by Candlelight
    2020 Highlights

    Vivaldi – The Four Seasons by Candlelight

    0.75KM
    Sat, 20 Jun 2020, 7:00pm

    Join the London Concertante in St. Anne’s Cathedral for a stunning evening of music, including Vivaldi’s iconic Four…

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  • Belfast International Tattoo 2020
    Belfast International Tattoo 2020
    Shows and Displays

    Belfast International Tattoo 2020

    1.87KM
    04 - 05 Sep 2020

    Entertainment Events Organisation Limited are very pleased to announce the return to the SSE Arena of the Belfast…

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  • Irish Vegan Festival
    Irish Vegan Festival
    2020 Highlights

    Irish Vegan Festival

    0.66KM
    Sun, 04 Oct 2020, 10:00am

    Stalls, talks, demos and so much more! Packed with hot and cold food, cosmetics, campaigns and more all…

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  • Spar Craic 10k
    Spar Craic 10k
    2020 Highlights

    Spar Craic 10k

    0.19KM
    Sun, 04 Oct 2020, 9:00am

    The race will leave from the front of Belfast City Hall at 9am and take a route through…

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  • Online Exhibition – New Faces
    Online Exhibition – New Faces
    Virtual Events

    Online Exhibition – New Faces

    4.58KM
    01 Jun - 31 Jul 2020

    Introduce some New Faces to your home - without breaking the social distancing guidelines!

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  • Golden Thread Gallery Curators Q&A
    Golden Thread Gallery Curators Q&A
    2020 Highlights

    Golden Thread Gallery Curators Q&A

    0.97KM
    04 - 25 Jun 2020

    Online Q&A with curators Peter Richards and Mary Stevens of the Golden Thread Gallery, exploring key issues for…

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  • Goldfish Bowl Residency – Live Performance
    Goldfish Bowl Residency – Live Performance
    Virtual Events

    Goldfish Bowl Residency – Live Performance

    0.69KM
    04 - 30 Jun 2020

    Goldfish Bowl is an experimental residency developed by the University of Atypical in response to the changes brought…

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  • JLS Beat Again Tour
    JLS Beat Again Tour
    2020 Highlights

    JLS Beat Again Tour

    1.87KM
    11 - 13 Nov 2020

    JLS have announced details of their return to music as they are set to embark on a mammoth…

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  • Breadboy
    Breadboy
    2020 Highlights

    Breadboy

    2.11KM
    30 Jul - 02 Aug 2020

    Following the smash-hit musical Paperboy, this new show will explore much-loved Irish writer, Tony Macaulay's, second memoir Breadboy.

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  • André Rieu
    André Rieu
    Music and Concerts

    André Rieu

    1.87KM
    Thu, 10 Sep 2020, 8:00pm

    André Rieu, the Dutch “King of Waltz” who has made classical music accessible to ordinary people, will bring…

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