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Visit Belfast City Centre this weekend for a line up of events including The Mini Mela and jaw dropping tricks from the Festival of fools.

Royal Avenue
  • Mini Mela - 1pm-4pm - Music, dance and arts come together to create a multi-cultural celebration which invites the world into the heart of our city.
  • Belfast City Centre will come alive with the sights, sounds and smells with as the city’s biggest celebration of cultural diversity comes to the city for a magical pop up festival across Donegall Place.
  • Join ArtsEkta, the producers of the Belfast Mela, for spectacular performances, a lively street procession, family workshops and mouth watering food bringing the world into the heart of our city.
  • This is a free event and no booking is required.
 
 Donegall Place, Foundation Street and Castle Street
  • Mini Festival of Fools - 1pm-4pm - A little mini-pop-up version of the internationally renowned Festival of Fools - a comedic cornucopia of street theatre of dazzling virtuosity!
  • Join the fun as Belfast plays host to a bevvy of street performers with 15 minute performances taking place between 12noon and 5.30pm. Catch jugglers, unicyclists and those who love to act the fool in action at Royal Avenue, Fountain Street and Donegall Place. It's free entertainment that the whole family can enjoy.
  • As if that wasn’t exciting enough, roving characters will add some colour and cheer to even the greyest of days - stilt walkers and hula hoopers will liven up the streets so make sure to say hello.
  • Brought to you by the team behind Belfast Circus School, Premiere Circus and Festival of Fools.
  • This is a free event and no booking is required.
 

Upcoming events at Various locations

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Belfast Children's Festival 2019

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08-13 Mar

Enjoy the very best international and local arts experiences for children and young people in Belfast Children's Festival's 21st edition.

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Fleadh Feirste: The Gaeltacht Quarter Festival

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28 Nov-02 Dec

A vibrant cultural festival celebrating Belfast’s heritage as Ireland’s leading Irish language city.

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10 Nov-08 Dec

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Comber Christmas Fair in the Square

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Thu, 29 Nov

Come along to Comber’s Christmas Fair in the Square and meet Santa, his reindeer and his little helpers; browse the stalls with local food a...

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