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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.

BOIOFW Map Graphic with a photo of Brook Hall and their Logo
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

15th June 2024-16th June 2024

As part of the Bank of Ireland Open Farm Weekend, Brook Hall Estate & Gardens will be opening for…

Promotional Poster for YES Derry - the final episode in the Ulysses European Odyssey
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

13th June 2024-16th June 2024

The inaugural YES Festival will take place in Derry~Londonderry and North Donegal from 13-16 June…

Actresses involved in The Molly Films aspect of the YES Festival
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

13th June 2024-16th June 2024

The Molly Films are eight newly commissioned short films (10-20mins) by YES with eight actors each…

Promotional image for Sirenscircus.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

16th June 2024

SIRENSCIRCUS will begin on Molly Bloomsday as the stroke of 4pm rings on Derry’s Guildhall clock…

The logo for the YES Festival, saying 'The Future: A Female Vision'

Openings

Season

16th June 2024

A day of 18 bespoke events that transpose the 18 episodes of Ulysses to Ireland's north-west.

A map showing the locations across Europe that the exhibitions will feature
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

13th June 2024-16th June 2024

A Ulyssesean walk from the Brandywell Showground to Ebrington Square.

Image of Imelda May
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

16th June 2024

In a special finale to the inaugural YES 2024, Imelda May discusses in conversation her songwriting…

Artists Sketch of The Molly Bed
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

9th June 2024-16th June 2024

To celebrate the character of Molly Bloom and her climactic soliloquy in the last episode (XVIII)…

The Sixteen representatives for their nations performing in the YES Festival, beside the fesitval logo.

Openings

Season

13th June 2024-16th June 2024

Women artists from all 16 nations involved in ULYSSES European Odyssey bring forward a…

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…

Porcelain
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

14th June 2024

A night of comedy which will be coming to the city of Derry.

Next 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.

Ed Byrne
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

20th June 2024

TV favourite Ed Byrne brings his Best Reviewed Show at the 2023 Edinburgh Festival, British Comedy…

Promotional image for Mini OAK, with a child with his arm raised in a victory gesture.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

23rd June 2024

A 2km obstacle course challenge perfect for the smaller folk!

Three participants of the challenge.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

23rd June 2024

A 5km challenge for all those teens who want to test their grit!

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…

An action-shot of participants in the challenge.
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

22nd June 2024

The hardest 10km obstacle course challenge in Ireland returns!

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…

Next Month

Promotional image for WCM International Summer Music Festival
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Season

4th July 2024-11th July 2024

This will be a unique and exciting Festival in one of the most stunning parts of the world

Organ Recitals at St Columb's Cathedral
LocationDerry~Londonderry

Openings

Dr Derk Collins (Organist St Columb's Cathedral)

4th July 2024

Nicky Morton (Assistant Organist St Columb's Cathedral)

11th July 2024

Jack Wilson (Graduate Organist St Columb's Cathedral)

18th July 2024

Stephen Hamill

25th July 2024

Enjoy lunchtime Organ Recitals at St Columb's Cathedral.

The Dergfest logo and the current act lineup on a colourful background.
LocationCastlederg

Openings

Season

26th July 2024-4th August 2024

Small Town, BIG Festival! Dergfest returns for another vibrant year this summer.

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…

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