Festival of Fools

28 April - 01 May
This May Day Bank Holiday weekend, the Festival of Fools promises a packed programme of dare devil feats, fast paced acrobatics, heart-stopping Hip Hop, mesmerising object manipulation, and laugh out loud comedy. Belfast's favourite family friendly festival returns for its 14th edition from Friday 28 April to Monday 1 May.

More than 120 performances will take place across the streets of Belfast City Centre and Cathedral Quarter, free of charge. You don't even need to book.

Top notch artists from Poland, Italy, France, Spain, Germany, USA, Canada, England, Ireland, Holland and Finland will entertain you with stories of love, acrobatic impossibilities, record breaking unicycling, puppet magicians, award-winning juggling and stunning circus.

Gather up your loved ones and come join in for the best weekend of the year.

More information will be announced soon.
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Performance times:

Times vary - check event website

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