Belfast Children’s Festival is Northern Ireland’s flagship annual international children’s arts and cultural event. The 2016 festival hosted 118 events and 70 artists and performers over 6 days across 12 venues and attracting some 30,000 adults and children. Want to attend and/or perform at the next one?

Industry events are programmed during the festival and attended by delegates from all over Northern Ireland, Ireland, the UK and internationally.

‘TYA NI is an excellent format for artists to come together and get into dialogue, see each others work and learn from each other.’ BCF16 Delegate.

We currently programme about 18 months in advance.  If you are interested in performing at Belfast Children’s Festival, please email Eibhlin de Barra, Director with details of where we can see your work and links to any online information about your show and your company.