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Forthriver Park

Forthriver Park is in north Belfast. The park opened in 1975 and was formed from estate lands belonging to Forth River House.

Getting to Forthriver Park

Enter the park at Ballygomartin Road. If you are travelling by bus from Belfast city centre, take Metro no.11 B-D, or plan your journey with Translink (link opens in new window).

Other attractions in the park

Clarendon Park Playing Fields are located in Forthriver Park. There are soccer pitches and multi-sports facilities.

Park events

To find out what events and activities are on in our parks, go to Park events.

Park opening times

Our parks open at 7.30am every day. Closing times change as daylight lengthens or shortens.

Date Closing time 
21 July to 3 August 9.30pm, except Botanic Gardens which close at 9pm.
4 August to 24 August 9pm
25 August to 31 August 8.30pm
1 September to 14 September 8pm
15 September to 28 September 7pm
29 September to 19 October 6.30pm
20 October to 26 October 6pm
27 October to 9 November 5.30pm
10 to 23 November 5pm
24 November to 31 December 4.30pm

Map of Forthriver Park

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Forthriver Park, Ballygomartin Road, Belfast BT13 3LD

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