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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. 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.
  4. 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
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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

Image of singers from the Every Voice Festival 2023
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Every Voice Festival

17th June 2024-23rd June 2024

Allegri's Every Voice Festival returns in 2024 to unite singers in a celebration of song.

The logo for New Gate Arts & Cultural Centre beside a promotional image for the Festival of Flutes.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

28th June 2024-5th July 2024

The "Festival of Flutes" takes place 28th June - 5th July 2024. Event list now available.

Image of Tall Ship, La Malouine
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

We've found a new home for some of the beautiful ships attending the festival this year but are…

Water Sports at Creggan Country Park
LocationCreggan

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Join Creggan Country Park for exciting family-friendly adventures in a controlled freshwater…

Piano being played
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Calling all budding concerto pianists to the Waterfront where talent unleashed will know no bounds!

Deck Chairs at the Maritime Festival
LocationDerry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Relax in a deck chair, feel the sand between your toes, soak up the festival atmosphere, or get…

West Belfast comedian Paddy McDonnell
LocationQueen's Quay, Derry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024

The Foyle Maritime Festival are delighted to welcome West Belfast comedian Paddy McDonnell to the…

Image of ships berthed along the quay
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Foyle Maritime Festival: The Waterfront

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

A place where everything seems a little larger than life, The Waterfront is a must-see for boat…

Foyle Maritime Festival: Riding the Waves
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Delivered by The Edge, we are delighted to present a high adrenalin wakeboarding show at the…

Merchant making Crepes at the Foyle Maritime Festival
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Embark on a culinary voyage at the Merchant Market

Foyle Maritime 2024 promotional poster
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-29th June 2024

A dreamlike aerial display, delivered by two illuminated sea creatures will enchant visitors along…

Festival of Cloaks
LocationDerry-Londonderry

Openings

Season

14th June 2024-31st August 2024

EXHIBITION OF CEREMONIAL CLOAKS including St Brigid’s Commemorative Cloaks CREATIVE WORKSHOPS…

Foyle Maritime Festival
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Foyle Maritime Festival, a celebration of all things nautical on the beautiful River Foyle. Our…

Canoe's at the Peace Bridge
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-29th June 2024

Join Foyle Paddlers for a series of taster sessions aimed at introducing the public to paddling…

Family at Foyle Maritime
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Foyle Maritime Festival: Festival Family Hub

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

At #FMF24 everyone is a VIP

LegenDerry Food Village
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Whether you’re craving street food which packs a flavour punch or a chance to experience some local…

Sailors performing at the Maritime Festival
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

The anchor stage will provide one of the main stopping points for the range of street animation and…

People doing SUP Yoga
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

A range of incredible tasters and tours are waiting for you to try.

Mock up of the new DNA Museum opening 2026
LocationDerry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Get a glimpse of what will be included in the galleries of the new DNA Museum opening in 2026!

'Get Up' Street Art Festival as part of the Foyle Maritime Festival 2024
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Join us from June 27th to 30th at the Foyle Maritime Festival to experience an explosion of colours…

Promotional image for the upcoming Midsummer Gala Concert by Le Foyer des Artistes.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

28th June 2024

Join us for a magical evening at the Midsummer Gala Concert! Get ready to be mesmerized by a night…

Image of plastic bottles floating in water
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Venture into the Science of Water (SOW), beyond blue skies and seas, beyond your thoughts and…

Lough's Agency Marine Machines and VR Experience
LocationDerry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Go Below Blue in a virtual trip under the surface of Lough Foyle and Carlingford Lough and…

Image of Festival Big Wheel
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Enjoy the festival and riverfront from a brand new perspective courtesy of the Festival Big Wheel.

Next Week

The logo for New Gate Arts & Cultural Centre beside a promotional image for the Festival of Flutes.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

28th June 2024-5th July 2024

The "Festival of Flutes" takes place 28th June - 5th July 2024. Event list now available.

Water Sports
LocationLondonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Have you ever wanted to spend time in the great outdoors? Imagine being surrounded by silence, the…

Image of Tall Ship, La Malouine
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

We've found a new home for some of the beautiful ships attending the festival this year but are…

Creggan Country Park - Fly Casting Tuition

Openings

Season

29th June 2024

Discover the art of fly casting at Creggan Country Park.

SUP Yoga on the River Foyle
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Ever thought of trying your favourite yoga poses on a Stand-Up Paddle Board (SUP)?

Water Sports at Creggan Country Park
LocationCreggan

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Join Creggan Country Park for exciting family-friendly adventures in a controlled freshwater…

Piano being played
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Calling all budding concerto pianists to the Waterfront where talent unleashed will know no bounds!

Creggan Country Park - Double-Handed Fly Casting

Openings

Season

29th June 2024

At this year’s Foyle Maritime Festival, experience the thrill of precision and skill at Creggan…

Deck Chairs at the Maritime Festival
LocationDerry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Relax in a deck chair, feel the sand between your toes, soak up the festival atmosphere, or get…

West Belfast comedian Paddy McDonnell
LocationQueen's Quay, Derry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024

The Foyle Maritime Festival are delighted to welcome West Belfast comedian Paddy McDonnell to the…

An exterior view of The Alley Theatre.
LocationStrabane

Openings

Season

25th June 2024-29th June 2024

The One Big Music Festival is a five-day event for music lovers far and near with a packed week…

Image of ships berthed along the quay
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Foyle Maritime Festival: The Waterfront

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

A place where everything seems a little larger than life, The Waterfront is a must-see for boat…

Foyle Maritime Festival: Riding the Waves
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Delivered by The Edge, we are delighted to present a high adrenalin wakeboarding show at the…

Merchant making Crepes at the Foyle Maritime Festival
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Embark on a culinary voyage at the Merchant Market

Paddleboarders on the River Foyle
LocationQueen's Quay, Derry~Londonderry

Openings

Foyle Maritime Festival: Far and Wild SUP

27th June 2024-28th June 2024

Discover a new experience at this year's Foyle Maritime Festival with Stand-Up Paddle Boarding, an…

Water activities on the River Foyle
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Binevenagh Adventures returns to Foyle Maritime Festival, inviting those aged 12 and up to…

Foyle Maritime 2024 promotional poster
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-29th June 2024

A dreamlike aerial display, delivered by two illuminated sea creatures will enchant visitors along…

Festival of Cloaks
LocationDerry-Londonderry

Openings

Season

14th June 2024-31st August 2024

EXHIBITION OF CEREMONIAL CLOAKS including St Brigid’s Commemorative Cloaks CREATIVE WORKSHOPS…

Foyle Maritime Festival
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Foyle Maritime Festival, a celebration of all things nautical on the beautiful River Foyle. Our…

Canoe's at the Peace Bridge
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-29th June 2024

Join Foyle Paddlers for a series of taster sessions aimed at introducing the public to paddling…

The Strabane Brass Band gathered at a performance.
LocationStrabane

Openings

Season

23rd June 2024-29th June 2024

Strabane Brass Band presents "Gathering of the Bands - Bringing Music to Life" from the 23rd to the…

Family at Foyle Maritime
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Foyle Maritime Festival: Festival Family Hub

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

At #FMF24 everyone is a VIP

LegenDerry Food Village
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

Whether you’re craving street food which packs a flavour punch or a chance to experience some local…

Sailors performing at the Maritime Festival
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

27th June 2024-30th June 2024

The anchor stage will provide one of the main stopping points for the range of street animation and…

Next Month

The logo for New Gate Arts & Cultural Centre beside a promotional image for the Festival of Flutes.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

28th June 2024-5th July 2024

The "Festival of Flutes" takes place 28th June - 5th July 2024. Event list now available.

The Annual Foyle Cup Parade making its way to the city centre in 2023.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

15th July 2024-20th July 2024

The O'Neills Foyle Cup is a highly successful youth soccer tournament held mainly in the City of…

American Independence Weekend at the Ulster American Folk Park
LocationCastletown, Omagh

Openings

Season

6th July 2024

Season

7th July 2024

Come along to our American Independence celebrations on 6th & 7th July at the Folk Park. Discover…

Promotional image for WCM International Summer Music Festival
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

4th July 2024-11th July 2024

"A unique and exciting Festival in one of the most stunning parts of the world!"

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