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:: Derry City
Slow Food Festival
29 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018 at Guildhall Square
Derry City welcomes the return of the Slow Food
Festival. Slow Food is a global, grassroots
organisation that promotes the true enjoyment of
good food with the commitment to community and the
environment - a major two-day celebration showcasing
the best of local, clean, fair food from across the
Featuring Slow Food Market, talks & demos from Paula
McIntyre and Aine Carlin, tours & tastings, street
food, family fun…and lots more.
Opening time: 12:00
Legenderry Motor Show 2018
30 Sep 2018 at St. Columb's Park
Are you a vintage car enthusiast? The Legenderry
Motor Show has become an annual event to celebrate
classic, vintage, retro American modified cars,
motorbikes, tractors and trucks.
Come along to this great family day out to see all forms of classic to modern cars
and motor cycles.
Fashion Fest 2018
13 Oct 2018 at Guildhall, Derry
Fashion Fest is back for 2018 featuring the headline
event in the Fashion Calendar, the Fashion Designer
Show. Taking place in one of the city’s most iconic
landmark buildings, this stylish celebration will
once again showcase the very best in emerging and
Fashion Fest 2018 is delighted to announce that
celebrity stylist and esteemed fashion designer Kate
Halfpenny will be closing the show with her luxury
brand Halfpenny London. Kate can boast working with
clients such as Rihanna, Erin O'Connor and Kate Moss
and will be showing pieces from her bridal
collection as well as her 'Black Edit Collection'
with an epic finale to this year's show. Not to be
Entertainment by Irish Singer / Songwriter Emma
Doors open 19:00 / Show starts 20:00
Prices: Standard £15 / Students & Groups £13.50
City of Derry International Choir Festival
24 Oct 2018 - 28 Oct 2018 at St Columb's Hall, Derry
Created as a joyous celebration of choral
music-making, the festival provides opportunities
for competitive and non-competitive participation
for singers across a wide range of styles, ensembles
School, national and international choirs are
invited to take part in a range of competitions
across the five-day festival including Equal Voice,
Mixed Voice, Youth, Sacred, Popular, Jazz & Gospel,
and Vocal Ensemble categories.
Aside from the competitive focus, the City of Derry
comes alive with pop-up performances, high-quality
concerts and educational activities providing a
celebration of everything choral music has to offer.
26 Oct 2018 - 03 Nov 2018
Over the last 32 years, the Walled City has become
synonymous with hosting one of the world’s richest
Halloween festivals that has made its way on to
bucket lists across the globe mainly via word of
mouth recommendations. The spectacular backdrop of
Derry’s historic Walls have created the perfect
setting to generate a truly authentic visitor
A welcome like no other awaits you, as the division
between this world and the other world is at its
thinnest, as supernatural beings and the souls of
the dead flood into the city.
Join us on an 8 day celebration like no other,
filled with ghoulish events and frightful fun for
all the family.
Highlights include Awakening the Walls, Haunted
Harvest Market, Museum of the Moon, Little Horrors
shows and entertainment, Monster Fun Fair, Samhain
Sessions, Tours & Trails, Carnival Parade, Fireworks
plus lots more.