Category Archives: Arts & Entertainment

St Patrick’s Festival 2017 Armagh

St Patrick’s Festival 2017 Armagh

Home of St Patrick Festival :: March 3 – 19 | saintpatrickscountry.com Armagh and Down announce the full programme of the Home of St. Patrick Festival 2017, where events take place this March across the two counties synonymous with the life of Ireland’s patron saint. This year’s festival takes an immersive experiential approach – hosting… Read more »


Armagh’s much loved Georgian Day

Armagh’s much loved Georgian Day

Armagh’s much loved Georgian Day returns to mark the beginning of the Christmas season.  See Armagh in all its festive glory, sparkling with lights as the Ancient Cathedral City goes back to its Georgian roots.  More than 70 stalls, hosted by traders in Georgian costumes will line the streets for a unique experience that cannot… Read more »


Irish Answer to Dave Allen, Kieran Cunningham Live at Warrenpoint Golfclub.

Irish Answer to Dave Allen, Kieran Cunningham Live at Warrenpoint Golfclub.

Irish Answer to Dave Allen (Kieran Cunningham) David Tynan O’Mahony (6 July 1936 – 10 March 2005), better known as Dave Allen, was an Irish comedian. Initially becoming known in Australia during 1963–64, Allen made regular television appearances in the United Kingdom in the later 1960s and 1970s. His career had a major resurgence during the late 1980s… Read more »


Luxury Bespoke Gastronomic Experience

Luxury Bespoke Gastronomic Experience

Taste your way through the hidden gastronomic gems of Northern Ireland with this Good Food Ireland 3 night mini causeway coastal escape. We bring you a flavour of the North Coast in our luxury accommodation. There will be home baked sweet treats, freshly ground coffee, and tea on arrival. Savour this welcome, and take note… Read more »


Georgian Day Armagh

Georgian Day Armagh

It’s the most wonderful time of the year as Armagh’s annual Georgian Day marks the beginning of the Christmas season. Armagh’s much loved Georgian Day returns to mark the beginning of the Christmas season. See Armagh in all its festive glory, sparkling with lights as the Ancient Cathedral City goes back to its Georgian roots. More… Read more »


The Great Armagh Georgian Banquet

The Great Armagh Georgian Banquet

The Archbishop’s Palace will be the setting for a black tie gala banquet on the eve of Georgian Day. Georgian characters will mingle with guests for an evening of entertainment, music, dancing and an amazing five course menu prepared by local award winning chefs from The Yellow Door. The carefully selected menu will feature dishes… Read more »


Top 20 Places to Visit in Armagh Northern Ireland

Top 20 Places to Visit in Armagh Northern Ireland

St. Patrick’s Cathedral (Roman Catholic) St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Armagh, Northern Ireland is the seat of the Catholic Archbishop of Armagh, Primate of All Ireland. It was built in various phases between 1840 and 1904 to serve as the Roman Catholic Cathedral of the Archdiocese of Armagh, the original Medieval Cathedral of St. Patrick having been… Read more »


Hamilton Announces new £80k Business Competition for Tourism

Hamilton Announces new £80k Business Competition for Tourism

NEWS FROM THE DEPARTMENT FOR THE ECONOMY Economy Minister Simon Hamilton today announced a new £80k Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition to develop innovative, real time tourism technology solutions. The SBRI competition is seeking technology solutions to encourage visitors to explore more, do more and spend more during their visit to Northern Ireland. The… Read more »


Armagh Guided City Walking Tour

Armagh Guided City Walking Tour

As Ireland’s Ecclesiastical capital, many impressive sites and attractions can be found in Armagh. From pre-historic Ireland to an unmatched Georgian architecture, modern day Armagh is built against a rich backdrop of history, clearly visible through its historic buildings and open spaces. For those who want to explore everything the City has to offer, a… Read more »


Ring of Gullion archaeological dig to feature on BBC One Homeground programme

Ring of Gullion archaeological dig to feature on BBC One Homeground programme

Story By: Cross Examiner An exciting local archaeological project recently undertaken by the Ring of Gullion Landscape Partnership, in conjunction with Queen’s University Belfast’s Centre for Archaeological Fieldwork (CAF), is set to feature on BBC One’s Homeground programme with Jo Scott this evening (Mon 23rd May). The archaeological excavation at the site of a lost… Read more »


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