Belfast City Guide - Summer 2016

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What's On in belfast 

There's always something happening at the hotel throughout the year, so come along and see what's on.

Belfast Book Festival
9-19 June
An eclectic mix of local & international writers hosting readings, launches, workshops & more.

Various dates in June
Moving to its new home at Titanic Belfast with a top line up of music acts including the Chemical Brothers, Faithless, Biffy Clyro, David Guetta, Ellie Goulding and the Stereophonics

Venture World Cup 2016
17-18 June
25 of the world's best powerboat teams battle it out over seven days of incredible action as they race around Ireland.

12 July
The annual family friendly celebrations are a magnificient spectacle of tradition, colour & music that can be enjoyed by all!

Belfast Pride
29 July - 7 August
A 10 day celebration including debates, film music & drama, with a spectacular finale parada & party.

August Feile
4 - 14 August
Ireland's biggest community festival is back with music, comedy, tours, talks, exhibitions & more.

Tennent's Vital
25-26 August
One of Belfast's biggest music festivals returns with headliners such as Red Hot Chili Peppers, Fall Out Boy, Avicii and Jess Glyne.

Belfast Mela
28 August
The Belfast Mela returns to Botanic Gardens for its 10th anniversary of multi-cultural celebration of music, dance, food & visual arts.

Hillsborough International Oyster Festival
30 August - 4 September
The 24th festival returns with another packed programme of food, fun and festivities including the famous World Oyster Eating Championship.



The Ramada Encore is situated in the heart of Belfast City Centre making it the perfect place to stay if you’re attending an event at the SSE Arena. Visit the website for more information on the upcoming events / shows.

belfast sightseeing tours

While you’re visiting why not take part in some of Belfast's most iconic attractions! Purchase your tickets from our reception and discover what Belfast is really all about! More information here.


Friday - Sunday
Spend time exploring one of Belfast's oldest attractions. From Friday to Sunday you can enjoy the freshest local produce, in one of the most popular spots of the city.  Ask about the free transport from the city centre to the market! More information here.


Enjoy a wee toast on a unique cycle tour through the streets of Belfast. Travel in style and experience the Belfast landmarks in a completely different way. Raise a toast with your companions as you travel. Cycle to our locals for a pint and experience our world famous pubs. More information here.


At Encore Belfast, we can arrange a Burlesque party where we show  you how to Burlesque!! Includes demonstration by professional dancer, long gloves, feather boa and a welcome drink Prices start from £25 per person with a DVD of the party for the organiser.  With dinner and overnight packages available, Burlesque parties are great for hen parties too. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.