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Festival City

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  1. All Events
    Known as a 'festival city', there's plenty to keep you entertained on your next visit to the Walled City. So if it's theatre shows, music events, cultural weekends or even world-famous festivals, we have it all in Derry-Londonderry.
  2. Foyle Maritime Festival 2024
    As one of the fastest growing festivals on the Calendar in Ireland, the award-winning Foyle Maritime Festival will return to Derry~Londonderry in 2024
  3. City Of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival 2024
    Ireland’s biggest and best Jazz Festival - City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival - returns 2nd - 6th May 2024! Get planning your Jazz Weekend now.
  4. Derry Halloween 2024
    Our Walled City comes alive with ancient spirits welcoming you to join our Awakening. Fill yourself with folklore, feasting, and festivity, as Derry~Londonderry reopens the pathways of the Halloween travellers of the past. Programme now online!
  5. The City of Derry International Choir Festival
    Featuring a brilliant line-up of concerts, choral trails, pub trails and more, The City of Derry International Choir Festival returns 23rd - 27th October 2024
  6. Accommodation
    There’s so much choice in Derry~Londonderry when it comes to choosing where to stay, with options available to suit everyone’s budget and taste.  So whether you want to stay in the heart of the city action, or somewhere a little quieter then you’ll have plenty to choose from.  From international hotel brands, boutique designer hotels right through to the best B&Bs, guest houses and self-catering accommodation in the country – we’ve got them in abundance.
  7. Food and Drink
    Whether you are looking for contemporary cuisine, a fine dining experience or your just re-fuelling the kids, you'll find it all in Derry! The local chefs are keen to use local produce, transforming it into a wonderful culinary delight for your gourmet pleasure. Our restaurants, bistros and brasseries will have you coming back for second helpings. The choice is remarkable for a city of its size.
  8. Visitor Pass
    The Visit Derry Pass is the Official Sightseeing ticket for the Walled City of Derry~Londonderry. Valid for one or two days the pass provides access to ten handpicked attractions, saving money on admission fees whilst seeing the best the city has to offer. You will also receive a Visit Derry map, local tips and offers to make sure you get the very most from your trip. Insightful and inspiring, the Visit Derry Pass is a winner for all ages and a great way to save money and time.

This Week

Promotional image for the 'LO & SLO Urban Expeditions: Wild & Fired BBQ School' event.
LocationBallougry Road, Derry-Londonderry

Openings

Season

25th February 2024

Come have a wild adventure at LO & SLO Urban Expeditions: Wild & Fired BBQ School featuring LO &…

Hume Exhibition Promotional Image
LocationMU Buildings, Derry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

17th January 2024-29th March 2024

Ulster University hosts prestigious European Parliament John Hume exhibition to mark twenty-fifth…

An image of the Tower Museum in Derry-Londonderry.
LocationDerry-Londonderry

Openings

Season

15th February 2024-23rd February 2024

The Tower Museum will have on display from 15 February 2024 from 10am to 4pm items on communication…

NI Science Festival - Richard Wiseman
LocationColeraine

Openings

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Free

22nd February 2024

Investigating the Impossible: How do magicians produce objects from thin air and defy gravity? Do…

NI Science festival 10th anniversary logo and 8-bit style cat with a rocket
LocationDerry/Londonderry

Openings

Season

15th February 2024-25th February 2024

The tenth edition of NI Science Festival takes place from Thursday 15 - Sunday 25 February…

dinosaur with flames
LocationDerry/Londonderry

Openings

10:00am Free

24th February 2024

Prepare for a day of excitement and exploration at the Foyle Science Showcase! Delight in…

A selection of cheeses on display.
LocationDerry-Londonderry

Openings

Season

23rd February 2024

This evening will take you on a Legenderry journey as we introduce some of the best craft drinks…

Next Week

Hume Exhibition Promotional Image
LocationMU Buildings, Derry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

17th January 2024-29th March 2024

Ulster University hosts prestigious European Parliament John Hume exhibition to mark twenty-fifth…

Promo for performance of Sister Act in Millennium Forum Derry
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

26th February 2024-2nd March 2024

Don’t miss this eagerly anticipated brand new production of the Broadway and UK award-winning…

Kiki Dee
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

1st March 2024

Join Kiki and Carmelo for an acoustic journey of their songs and stories which also include some…

A gree Seawrack sculpture against a black background
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

2nd March 2024

Come and join us as we explore the work of composers and new arrangements of songs from across the…

Next Month

Promotional image for the Walled City Music Festival, listing out the featured acts.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

14th March 2024-17th March 2024

The Walled City Music Festival returns for live performances with some of the world’s finest…

Phil Coulter and Guests in St Columb's Cathedral, Saturday 9th March at 7.30pm. 
Tickets £30 and available from St Columb's School of Music
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

9th March 2024

Every March, St Columb's School of Music hosts a Gala Concert featuring a big name Artist. This…

Promotional image for the traditional Irish music and dancing happening in the Craft Village, showing two people dancing while an audience watches.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

17th March 2024

The Craft Village will come alive with the thrilling beats of live traditional music and the…

Promotional image of the St. Patrick's Day Spring Carnival Parade, showing a parade in progress.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

17th March 2024

North West Carnival Initiative presents: St Patrick’s Day Spring Carnival Parade ‘Out of the…

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