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Sound of Belfast

Date: Thursday 9 November to Sunday 19 November 2023

Venue: Various locations

Category: Arts and culture, Music


Book tickets for events celebrating Belfast's world class music community.

Sound of Belfast Festival showcases Belfast’s UNESCO City of Music status with collaboration, partnerships and specially curated events.

The citywide festival includes 62 events in 25 venues. Enjoy performances, workshops and music-related activity spanning all genres, from trad to jazz, rock to blues, and folk to pop.

For festival information and tickets, go to Sound of Belfast 2023 (link opens in new window). The festival includes NI Music Prize awards event on 15 November 2023.

Sound of Belfast is supported by the Arts Council Northern Ireland, Belfast City Council, BBC Radio Ulster, Music Venues Trust, PRS Foundation, PPL, IMRO, PRS for Music, Cathedral Quarter BID, Tourism Northern Ireland, Shine Promotions, and Music Video Marketplace.


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