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Summer Rose Fair 2019

Date: 19 Jul 2019 - 21 Jul 2019
Time: Various
Venue: Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park

The International Rose Garden at Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park, Upper Malone Road, Belfast, BT17 9LA is among the best in the world. From July to September over 45,000 roses are in bloom. A full programme of events takes place in the park during the Summer Rose Fair, including music and a variety of entertainment for all ages.

City of Belfast international Rose Trials

On Friday 19 July, a panel of International Judges will complete the final judging of the City of Belfast International Rose Trials. 

Summer Rose Fair stalls

A large selection of plants and crafts will be for sale in a marquee beside Wilmont House.

Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 July 2019 11am - 5.30pm

Summer rose and flower show

During the Summer Rose Fair, visit the flower show in the marquee and see displays of roses, sweet pea, pot plants, bonsai and cacti. Members of the public can enter exhibits in the show.

Applications to trade at the Summer Rose Fair 2019 have closed. 

For more information contact Park Events on 028 9032 0202 or email

Download the Summer Rose Fair 2019 leaflet for all event details (PDF - 4.16MB)

Download the Summer Rose and Flower Show 2019 schedule of classes (PDF - 1.51MB)

Free shuttle bus service 

During the Summer Rose Fair, a free shuttle bus service will operate daily directly to Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park (at 20 minute intervals) from City Hall grounds (East side). The service will commence at 12noon with the last bus leaving City Centre at 5pm. Drop off and collection point at Sir Thomas & Lady Dixon Park is in the Upper Car Park. Return journey from the park will commence at 12.20pm approximately and the last bus will leave the park at 5.20pm.

Expression of interest for provision of Fun Activity Items at Summer Rose Fair and Autumn Fair 

Download information for applicants (DOC - 56KB) 

Download appendix A - Summer Rose Fair application (PDF - 588KB) 

Download appendix B - Autumn Fair application (PDF - 588KB)

The international rose trials


Suitable for everyone

Park events