Description

The Belfast Book Festival is Northern Ireland's leading literary festival, featuring a unique, diverse and highly creative programme.

From 7–16 June the 9th annual Belfast Book Festival, supported by Arts Council of Northern Ireland and Belfast City Council, will open the world of books to everyone.
This year’s programme has been designed with all in mind and for 10 days we will welcome both celebrated and international authors and poets, as well as showcasing the wealth of local talent that defines our thriving literary community.
Some of the key highlights for this year include; The Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith; Journalist, renowned journalist and commentator Paul Mason; Acclaimed novelist Roddy Doyle; Political commentator and author Will Self and many more!
The Festival is more than just words. There are host of creative learning workshops on offer, musical and theatrical performances, Family Fun Days and more!
For more information and booking, please visit BelfastBookFestival.com
Fri, 07 Jun 2019
10:00am
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Sat, 08 Jun 2019
10:00am
location_on Crescent Arts Centre
Sun, 09 Jun 2019
10:00am
location_on Crescent Arts Centre
Mon, 10 Jun 2019
10:00am
location_on Crescent Arts Centre
Tue, 11 Jun 2019
10:00am
location_on Crescent Arts Centre
Wed, 12 Jun 2019
10:00am
location_on Crescent Arts Centre
Thu, 13 Jun 2019
10:00am
location_on Crescent Arts Centre
Fri, 14 Jun 2019
10:00am
location_on Crescent Arts Centre
Sat, 15 Jun 2019
10:00am
location_on Crescent Arts Centre
Sun, 16 Jun 2019
10:00am
location_on Crescent Arts Centre

Crescent Arts Centre

The Crescent Arts Centre is a vibrant community arts centre and cultural hub in the heart of south Belfast, which provides opportunities for people to meet, be inspired, experience and participate in a wide range of art forms.

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Upcoming events at Crescent Arts Centre

Event

Ken Haddock In Concert

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Fri, 31 May

This May, join The Crescent as they welcome to the stage, the incredible singer, songwriter and guitarist Ken Haddock.

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David Kogan: Protest And Power

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Fri, 07 Jun

The Crescent are delighted to open the Belfast Book Festival 2019 with David Kogan as he discusses his new book Protest and Power.

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Will Self

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Fri, 07 Jun

Since he burst onto the scene in 1991 Will Self has astounded the literary world with his signature wit and satire in twelve novels, six sho...

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Cake Daddy

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Sat, 08 Jun

Returning to Belfast after a sell-out Australian tour, The Crescent are delighted to welcome to the Belfast Book Festival Cake Daddy.

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