• Belfast Children's Festival 2015

    Click here to view highlights of the 17th annual festival that took place from the 6-13 March this year.

  • Fighting Words Belfast

    Click here to find out about the new Belfast-based creative writing project offering free workshops for children and young people and volunteering opportunities.

  • Hire us for your event

    Whether you are looking for a creative activity for a school group or corporate entertainment, the Young at Art team are always on hand to create bespoke events for you. Click on this slide to find out more.

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Welcome to Young at Art, one of Northern Ireland's leading children's arts charities for young people aged from 0 - 18 years. Young at Art is also home to Northern Ireland's flagship international arts and cultural event for children, the Belfast Children's Festival and home of Young at Art Events Ltd

Young at Art has an extensive events portfolio, including Baby Rave, Nearly True Tours, Once Upon a Time and much, much more...  We can also do bespoke events and undertake commissions for a range of activities from education programmes to large public events like the 2012 Land of Giants spectacular. 

What's On

  • Sat 30 May 2015

    Fundraising for Nepal

    Young at Art in association with Play Resource and Wheel Works

    Help give children around the world a safe, warm place to dream

  • Sat 30 May 2015 to Sun 31 May 2015

    Nearly True Tours

    Young at Art

    Join Nearly True George, PhD in Tiny Golfing, and Pr Marjory Lagrande, leading expert in Gigantigolfology, for a unique tour of Newcastle's seafront.

  • Sat 06 Jun 2015

    Caricature Art

    Young at Art

    What would you look like as a cartoon?

  • Sat 13 Jun 2015 to Sun 14 Jun 2015

    Jurassic Events at the Square

    Young at Art

    Family fossil digging and face-painting.

  • Sat 20 Jun 2015

    Father's Day Cards

    Young at Art

    Create the perfect card for your dad.

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  • "I thought it was absolutely astounding. The most creative piece I have ever witnessed ! It really opened my mind to new things."

    "What a magical experience to share with my baby!" 

    "It was fun and it made me fell creative and artistic."

    "That was exquisite amazing, an emotional coaster-ride." 

    "Ingenious, mind-boggling, intriguing. A pure delight listening to children's responses, musings and realisations."

    Audience Feedback 2015