What’s on in LQ | May

Events and Webinars / 4th May 2022

Looking for something to do during the month of May? Find out what’s on in and around the Linen Quarter area right here! From theatre shows to comedy gigs, family dinners, to happy hours – we have got you covered! Check out the listings below and be sure to make a booking!

Ulster Orchestra | A Postcard from Italy

On the 13th May 2022 conductor Daniele Rustioni will explore music by the generazione dell’ottanta (‘generation of ’80’), a group of Italian composers all born around 1880 and who shifted their attention from the operas of Puccini to instrumental music.

Location: Ulster Hall

Time: 7.00 – 9.30pm

Tickets: £5 concession/ from £22 standard



Nish Kumar| Control

This Wednesday 11th May Nish Kumar is bringing his tour ‘Control’ to Belfast’s Ulster Hall. Control is a new show from the host of the Mash Report and one of the Guardian’s Top Fifty Comedians of the 21st Century. Kumar says ‘It has been a period of upheaval and uncertainty with Covid and the political situation. You will be amazed by my capacity to somehow take all these things personally.’

Location: Ulster Hall

Time: 7.30-9:30

Tickets: £20pp



West Side Story | Ulster Operatic Company

From the first notes to the final breath, West Side Story is one of the most memorable musicals and greatest love stories of all time. Young lovers are caught between prejudice and warring street gangs in one of the most important and powerful musicals of all time.

Location:  Grand Opera House

Dates:  Tuesday 10th May – Saturday 14th May 2022

Time: Tues- Sat 7:30pm/ extra show Sat 2:30pm, 2hrs 45mins

Tickets: £22-£37.50



Breathe the Pink Floyd Experience| The Best of Pink Floyd

Celebrating over 50 Years of one of rock music’s most influential bands, Breathe the Pink Floyd Experience recreate the sights and sounds of the legendary band in concert.

Location:  The Limelight

Dates:  Sat 7th May

Time: 6:30pm

Tickets: £27.50


Sweet Afton

Wine & Cocktail Specials Every Wednesday including Happy Hour.

Open from 12 midday, choose from a selection of delicious food and drink!

Happy Hour: 4-7pm

Make a booking here: https://www.sweetaftonbelfast.com/


Pug Uglys

The Pugs Comedy Club is back in Pugs Lounge on Thursday 12th May.

Line-up includes: David Elliott, Ciaran Bartlett, Heather Anderson, and Jordan Robinson.

Doors open at 7pm, link below for tickets:



Crown Bar Belfast

It’s week 2 of Nicholson’s Pubs #showcasepaleale at the Crown Bar, and on cask this week, is Adnams Ghost Ship & on draught is Tiny Rebel Brew Co Cali pale ale. Be sure to drop by and check them out! You can also make a booking for food and drinks here: https://www.nicholsonspubs.co.uk/restaurants/scotlandandnorthernireland/thecrownliquorsaloonbelfast/bookings?fbclid=IwAR2NZoSrB5rU_dvB3ehbW8PhlekMWWUvC7chHT-8b1mUIn-Vje_fXoPtdRk#

Fratelli | Italian cuisine

Pop into the recently reopened Fratelli Belfast this may, with a delicious menu to please a crowd, their family friendly and informal environment focuses on simple, yet quality cookery with a warm welcome. Located in the heart of the city, this is a popular go to spot for fresh authentic Italian cuisine.

A La Carte pricing varies per meal / sharing platters, Kids ‘Little Boars’ Menu is £10.95 for 3 courses (Little Snack, Little Pizza or Pasta, Little Dessert)

Location: Fratelli

Times: 5-10pm

Book here: https://www.fratellibelfast.com/


Hope Street| Large Party Bookings

Got something to celebrate? Hope street is now taking large party bookings for: Birthdays Hen & stag do’s, students, leaving do’s and many more.

Location: Hope Street Restaurant

Times: 5-9 weekdays/ 5-9:30 weekends

Book here: www.hopestreetbelfast.co.uk / 02890200158



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