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Belsonic 2019 at Ormeau Park

Date: 12 Jun 2019 - 28 Jun 2019
Time: Various
Venue: Ormeau Park

Ormeau Park is hosting Belsonic 2019 with nine concerts taking place between Wednesday 12 and Friday 28 June.

Site preparations and stage building started on the site on 2 June 2019. This means there will be limited car parking for leisure centre users during the stage build.

Removal of the concert infrastructure will commence on 30 June 2019.

Car parking will be limited at the site during this time and we have temporarily removed our recycling bins from the car park. The nearest recycling centre is Ormeau, Park Road

If residents have any concerns relating to the concert they can contact the promoter’s Residents Liaison Team on 028 9032 7007 or email

The format for each concert will be the same: 

6pm Gates open
6.30pm Entertainment begins
11pm Entertainment ends

Concert dates

Wednesday 12 June Slash
Friday 13 June Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike
Thursday 20 June Stormzy
Friday 21 June Ben Nicky
Saturday 22 June George Ezra
Tuesday 25 June The Killers
Wednesday 26 June Marshmello
Thursday 27 June Hozier
Friday 28 June Tiesto

For more information on the concerts, including parking and getting there please visit

Special arrangements for concert days

We have been working with the promoter to ensure they have provisions in place to make sure there is as little disturbance as possible to park users and local residents, here is some important information.

  • Indoor Tennis Centre and Ozone Complex will close all day and car parking will not be available.
  • Non-concert goers can access Ormeau Park by the lower gate off Ormeau Road nearest to Park Road, all of the gates off Park Road and gates off Ravenhill Road up as far as the Bowling Green. All other gates will be closed and unavailable.
  • Each Saturday and Sunday from 9 June to 2 July Park Run users can access their start and finish point by walking for the main Ozone gate at Ormeau Embankment using a specially constructed pedestrian walkway.
  • Ormeau Embankment will close to traffic from 5pm to 12 midnight. Special arrangements are in place for disabled parking and residents of Ravenhill Reach.
  • There will be road and traffic restrictions in place in the surrounding area from 5pm to 12 midnight on many concert nights, including parts of the Ormeau Road being reduced to one lane. There will be road signage to advise of this, and please continue to listen to traffic information on radio and online.
  • Alcohol seizure points will also be in operation around the site on all concert nights.
  • We will monitor noise levels at each concert.
  • There will be additional street cleaning in place to ensure the area is litter free as quickly as possible.
  • The Indoor Tennis Centre and Ozone Complex, Ormeau Park and Ormeau Embankment will open as normal at all other times.


All entertainment and site works must end by 11pm each night.

A sound test will be carried out on Thursday 11 June between 7pm and 9.30pm to assess the appropriate noise levels for the entertainment. We expect this test to last around 1hour, and the sound levels may vary during it, to allow us to determine the optimum noise levels for the event.

We are working closely with the promoter to put measures in place to help manage the impact that noise will have on residents and the surrounding areas. We will monitor the noise levels throughout all the concerts. However, there is no guarantee that residents will not hear music and announcements from the event. A number of the shows will also feature lasers and stage pyrotechnics.

If you have any issues please contact our noise service.

Getting here

You can only enter the concert site from the Ormeau Embankment, via the Ormeau Road and Ravenhill Road.
Buses will only be able to access the Ormeau Embankment via the Ormeau Road junction on a one-way system. Buses arriving from the Ravenhill Road, via the M2/M3 will be required to continue towards the Ormeau Road roundabout and Ormeau Road to gain entry to the Ormeau Embankment.

Please visit for information on special bus and train services and for information on bus and taxi parking at the venue.

Ormeau Park

Suitable for over 16s