Upcoming Events

Heritage Festival 2014
Friday 1 August 2014 11:00 am
Grab your nets for some pond dipping at Ligoniel!
Heritage Festival 2014
Friday 1 August 2014 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Float the night away on the Belfast Barge with songs and stories evoking the hills of Belfast.
Saturday 2 August 2014 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Join the annual Bog Meadows to Divis Mountain walk organised by Cairde Páirc na bhFál (Friends of Falls Park).
BELFAST HILLS HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2014 - PROGRAMME OF EVENTS
Saturday 2 August 2014 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Make gorgeous fairy doors to allow the ‘little people’ to enter their enchanted land through your home – and even give your fairy family and their doorway a name!
Heritage Festival 2014
Sunday 3 August 2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join archaeologist Cormac McSparron as he reveals an ancient route to McArt’s Fort, an inauguration site where Celtic kings were crowned.
Fossils
Thursday 7 August 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Five week introductory geology course weeks looking at the geology and landscapes of the area in and around the Belfast Hills.   
Bats at Colin Glen
Wednesday 13 August 2014 9:00 pm - Thursday 14 August 2014 11:00 pm
Learn to love these clever aerial acrobats and see how many species our bat detectors can pick up during this event that runs from 9 to 11pm on August 13 and 14.
Saturday 16 August 2014 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
This walk, led by expert Phil Stewart, will reveal a different range of useful plants that thrive in the season.
Thursday 21 August 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join the National Trust warden for an evening’s guided walk to Yellow Jack’s Cairn on the summit of Armstrong’s Hill.
Ballyaghagan
Saturday 20 September 2014 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join Belfast Hills Partnership staff for a 7km walk starting at Belfast Castle.