Club in Belfast


In Shine, the QUB Student Union has one of the city's best club nights, with resident and guest DJs pumping out harder, heavier dance music than most of Belfast's other clubs. Student or other photo ID required.
Club in Portrush

Kelly's Complex

Plain and small-looking from the outside, the tardis effect takes over as you enter a wonderland of five bars and three dance floors at the North's hottest club, just east of town. It's been around since 1996, and h…
Club in Bangor

Café Ceol

Bangor's biggest and busiest nightclub has a sleek cocktail bar, an intimate lounge and a stylish club venue, Mint, which features hip hop and R&B on Thursday, resident DJ on Friday, and commercial dance, house,…
Opera in Belfast

Grand Opera House

This grand old venue plays host to opera, ballet, popular musicals and comedy shows. The box office is across the street on the corner of Howard St.
Arts Centre in Belfast

Black Box

Billing itself as a 'home for live music, theatre, literature, comedy, film, visual art, live art, circus, cabaret and all points in between', Black Box is an intimate venue in the heart of the Cathedral Quarter.
Classical Music in Belfast

Harty Room

Queen's University's School of Music stages free lunch-time recitals on Thursday and regular evening concerts in the beautiful, hammer beam-roofed Harty Room, and at the Sonic Arts Research Centre, with occasional p…
Concert Venue in Belfast

King's Hall

Northern Ireland's biggest exhibition and conference centre hosts a range of music shows, trade fairs and sporting events. It's accessible by any bus along Lisburn Rd or by train to Balmoral station across the road.
Live Music in Belfast


This combined pub and club is one of the city's top venues for live rock and indie music. Past acts have included Oasis, Franz Ferdinand, the Manic Street Preachers and the Kaiser Chiefs.
Cinema in Belfast

Movie House

Convenient city-centre 10-screen multiplex.
Cinema in Belfast

Queen's Film Theatre

A major venue for the Belfast Film Festival, this two-screen art-house cinema is close to the university.