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Exhibition- MORE ORDINARY LEADERS: UNOFFICIAL PORTRAITS @ The Green Room
DAVID TURNER MORE ORDINARY LEADERS: UNOFFICIAL PORTRAITS 3 MAY – Opening reception, 6-9pm 3-30 MAY- Exhibition continues, open on Thur, Fri, Sat 5pm-11pm and throughout the week dependant on events, viewing by appointment from Tue... Read more »
May 26 @ 8:00 pm
Los Dramáticos @ The Green Room
Los Dramáticos invite you on a musical voyage around the Spanish-speaking world. Our sound is a mix of flamenco guitar, the charango – a 10-string from the high Andes – and vocal harmonies with which... Read more »
May 26 @ 9:00 pm
Back Track Soul Night @ The Black Box
Strange Victory presents another night of classic soul music from the Back Track crew onat the fabulous Black Box venue in the heart of the Cathedral Quarter Belfast. Back Track events feature a dance floor... Read more »
May 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour @ The Dark Horse
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour Starts from: Outside the Dark Horse, Commercial Court, Belfast Start Time: 12 noon, (2hr), finishing at Black Box Belfast is famous for its Street Art and there are hundreds of... Read more »
May 28 @ 7:30 pm
Blue Rose Code @ The Green Room
Blue Rose Code, aka acclaimed singer-songwriter Ross Wilson, released The Water Of Leith, his first album for Navigator Records, in autumn 2017. A host of stellar reviews culminated in the award for Scottish Album of... Read more »
May 30 @ 7:30 pm
Tenx9 @ The Black Box
Tenx9 is a storytelling night where 9 people have up to 10 minutes each to tell a real story from their lives. Each night has a theme.
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Green Room Sessions @ The Green Room
The Green Room Sessions Fridays 7-11pm Free Low lit, down-tempo DJ evenings in The Green Room where you can enjoy a continuous stream of well-curated music. In sounds from around the globe, representing what is... Read more »
Jun 1 @ 8:15 pm
Ben Glover @ The Black Box
The music of Americana artists mixed with Irish music was the soundtrack for Ben Glover growing up in the sleepy seaside village of Glenarm in the north of Ireland. This musical theme is woven throughout... Read more »
Boundary Brewing Summer Series: Beer and Ramen Lab with Bia Rebel @ The Green Room
Following on from our collaboration with Mike’s Fancy Cheese for the Belfeast food festival we are delighted to announce the first of a series of beer and food events we will be hosting with our... Read more »
Jun 2 @ 8:30 pm
Metá Metá @ The Black Box
Metá Metá from Brazil play a dirty brew of psychedelic samba, distorted jazz and Afro-punk. The band are all followers of Afro-Brazilian religion Candomblé, mixing this spiritual and rhythmic foundation with influences ranging from Afrobeat... Read more »
Jun 3 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour @ The Dark Horse
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour Starts from: Outside the Dark Horse, Commercial Court, Belfast Start Time: 12 noon, (2hr), finishing at Black Box Belfast is famous for its Street Art and there are hundreds of... Read more »
Gravitational Waves: Ripples in Spacetime @ The Green Room
Belfast Science Cafe is delighted to welcome you to our June cafe. Dr Kate Maguire of the of the Astrophysics Research Centre in the School of Mathematics and Physics at Queen’s University Belfast will give... Read more »
Anthony Marsden / Miscast @ The Black Box
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qe0J-4DoDOA A rising star of the UK jazz scene. This promises to be a very special evening of song from a young local singer on his way to the bright lights of New York City,... Read more »
BBF18 Guillem Balagué: Brave New World @ The Black Box
With the Premier League drawn to a close for another year and a summer of football looming, join Guillem Balagué for a special lunchtime event where the Sky Sports journalist and author of best-selling biographies... Read more »
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 1 @ 7:00 pm
Exhibition- Rebekah mcbride; Dead Canvases @ The Green Room
When the painting begins it doesn’t mean anything, only when its finished is the story understandable. Working on-top of an older print allows me to either ignore or incorporate the background, every time it’s in... Read more »
Jun 7 @ 7:30 pm
Save CQ Fundraiser @ The Black Box
Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter is facing enormous change. In 2016, a huge swathe of land encompassing Rosemary Street, North Street, the historic Assembly Buildings, and Donegall Street, including North Street Arcade and Writers’ Square, was purchased... Read more »
Jun 7 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Real Sketchy @ The Green Room
Since November 2012 Seedhead Arts has been running and developing Real Sketchy, a open live sketching event taking place in a bar environment. Over the years it’s developed from something that was largely populated by... Read more »
Jun 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Cathedral Quarter Walking Tour @ LEAVES FROM CASTLE ARCADE AT CORN MARKET (next to Starbucks)
CATHEDRAL QUARTER HISTORIC WALKING TOUR Every 2nd Friday of the Month Start time 5.30pm (2hrs) LEAVES FROM CASTLE ARCADE AT CORN MARKET (next to Starbucks) Finishes at The Black Box, Hill Street. Ever since Belfast... Read more »
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Green Room Sessions @ The Green Room
The Green Room Sessions Fridays 7-11pm Free Low lit, down-tempo DJ evenings in The Green Room where you can enjoy a continuous stream of well-curated music. In sounds from around the globe, representing what is... Read more »
Women's work- Queens of Rock @ The Black Box
Who rocks? She rocks! Get ready for a night of Karaoke like no other! Get yourself warmed up and ready to rock courtesy of the Jam Nights band who will play an array of kick-ass... Read more »
Jun 9 @ 1:00 pm
Mini Moon @ Black Box
All the fun and craic of Black Moon but this time for the wee ones! If you have a young child with any kind of disability why not join us for an afternoon boogie? The... Read more »
Women's Work- L7: Pretend We're Dead @ The Green Room
9th June @ 3:00pm Pretend We’re Dead chronicles the remarkable career of L7, from their formation in LA in 1985 through their numerous tours and six studio albums to their initial break-up in 2001. The... Read more »
Jun 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour @ The Dark Horse
Belfast Street Art Walking Tour Starts from: Outside the Dark Horse, Commercial Court, Belfast Start Time: 12 noon, (2hr), finishing at Black Box Belfast is famous for its Street Art and there are hundreds of... Read more »
Jun 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Death Cafe @ The Green Room
At a Death Cafe, people get together to talk about death, over a cup of tea and cake. The purpose is to start those difficult conversations about death, ageing and dying in order to help... Read more »
Women's Work- Patti Smith Onscreen @ The Black Box
As part of our ongoing series in collaboration with Belfast Film Festival we are delighted to present; Patti Smith Onscreen. Patti Smith is an american singer-songwriter, poet, author, and visual artist who became an influential... Read more »
Ian Jordan presents "Heartbreaker" @ The Green Room
Ian Jordan is one of Belfast’s lesser known sound engineers. In this one-off show, he begrudgingly entrusts the console to someone else and leaps in front of the audience. Live with crushing bass lines and... Read more »
Jun 13 @ 7:30 pm
Midweek Magic @ The Green Room
Are you a fan of the flourish, a sucker for sleight of hand or dazzled by the discovery of the disappeared? Seedhead Arts and the Black Box have teamed up to bring you an evening... Read more »
Jun 14 @ 7:00 pm
Death Culture Blues @ The Green Room
The Thin Air’s Brian Coney spins experimental, cosmic and ambient sounds in the vein of Liquid Liquid, Mica Levi, Atlas Sound, Idris Muhammad, Bardo Pond, Alice Coltrane, Xen, White Hills, Sun Araw, Beak>, Maximum Joy,... Read more »
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Green Room Sessions @ The Green Room
The Green Room Sessions Fridays 7-11pm Free Low lit, down-tempo DJ evenings in The Green Room where you can enjoy a continuous stream of well-curated music. In sounds from around the globe, representing what is... Read more »

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