Carnival in Derry (Londonderry)

Halloween Carnival

The city dresses up for Ireland's biggest street party, which features fireworks, a haunted house, Freaky Fun Fair and more.
Film in Derry (Londonderry)

Foyle Film Festival

This weeklong event is the North's biggest film festival.
Sports in Portstewart

North West 200 Motorcycle Race

Ireland’s biggest outdoor sporting event is run on a road circuit taking in Portrush, Portstewart and Coleraine; you can see the starting grid painted on the main road at Portstewart's eastern edge. It attracts up t…
Cultural in Glenarm

Dalriada Festival

This family-friendly three-day festival at Glenarm Castle features Highland games events, strongman competitions, a wife-carrying championship and pipe bands as well as evening concerts. Camping and caravan pitches …
Cultural in Ballycastle

Auld Lammas Fair

Ballycastle's Auld Lammas Fair dates back to 1606. Thousands of people descend on the town for the market stalls and fairground rides, and to sample 'yellowman' (a hard chewy toffee-like honeycomb) and dulse (dried …
Music in Derry (Londonderry)

City of Derry Guitar Festival

Over three days, the grounds of the North West Regional College host performances and master classes from guitarists from around the world, including the genres classical, acoustic, electric, flamenco and bass.
Music in Limavady

Danny Boy Jazz and Blues Festival

Limavady's Danny Boy Jazz and Blues Festival runs over four days at venues across town, including the Alexander Arms.
Sports in Derry (Londonderry)

Walled City Marathon

Runners take on the challenge of the 26.2-mile course that takes them through Derry city and rural villages along the banks of the River Foyle.
Cultural in Derry (Londonderry)

Gasyard Féile

Live music, street performers, carnival, theatre and Irish-language events all feature at this major cultural festival.
Music in Derry (Londonderry)

City of Derry Jazz Festival

Five days of jazz at various venues around the city.