THE Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) has put together a list of 10 exciting things to do in Northern Ireland over the next week (March 24 – 30).
For more details click on www.discovernorthernireland.com/events, visit your local tourist information centre or log onto http://www.facebook.com/discovernorthernireland
World War I: And the Truth Keeps Marching On, Linen Hall Library, Belfast, March 26. The Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) continues their series of scintillating talks as Ian Montgomery shows a range of fascinating World War I records available to the public one hundred years after it started
Eduardo Niebla in Concert, Ballymoney Town Hall, Ballymoney, Co. Antrim, March 26. World class Spanish guitarist and composer, Eduardo Niebla will offer a spellbinding evening of passion, verve and fleet fingered virtuosity from one of the most potent forces in flamenco jazz fusion.
Space Alien Creatures, The Market Place Theatre & Arts Centre, Armagh City, Co. Armagh, March 29. Children can get creative by designing their very own 3-D space alien creature using papier-mâché techniques and recycled materials.
14th Belfast Film Festival, various, Belfast, March 27 – April 6. The 14th annual festival will showcase the newest and best in local and international talent including short films, a documentary competition, classic retrospectives, industry master classes, workshops and special events.
Steel Magnolias, Riverside Theatre, Coleraine, Co. Londonderry, March 27-29. Ballywillan Drama Group presents a beautiful, bittersweet comedy, written by Robert Harling about the bond among six very special friends as they share the cycles of life, birth and death to emerge stronger, closer and still laughing.
Bap Kennedy, Ardhowen Theatre, Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh, March 28. Belfast singer-songwriter, Bap Kennedy is back on home ground having toured around America and Europe and will perform a collection of classic original songs.
Movies and Musicals, Down Arts Centre, Downpatrick, Co. Down, March 28. A fabulous celebration of the best songs from stage and screen performed and hosted by acclaimed Northern Ireland singer Michelle Baird and her Elluna Musical Ensemble.
Donard Challenge Mountain Race, Donard Park, Newcastle, Co. Down, March 29. A new course designed to provide a testing short mountain race specifically for the 2014 British Championship Series ascending over Millstone Mountain before climbing to the summit of Slieve Donard, offering a worthwhile journey for the adventurous fell runners.
An Evening with Clanmore Choir, Square Box, Ranfurly House Arts & Visitor Centre, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone, March 29. Enjoy an evening of music courtesy of the Clonmore Choir as they showcase the talent of local singers.
Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea, Larchfield Estate, Lisburn, Co. Antrim, March 30. Treat your mother to an afternoon tea at Larchfield Estate with live music followed by a leisurely stroll around the four acre walled garden.