Eye on NI: Local events and other news this week

Eye on NI: Local events and other news this week

Stuff a Bus NI goes virtual for another year to support local families and raise £75k. 

  • For a second year, people across Northern Ireland are being urged to help ensure every child receives a present on Christmas day, by donating to the virtual Stuff a Bus toy appeal, which aims to raise at least ¬£75,000.
  • Donate today at¬†www.stuffabusni.com

Stuff a bus

Derry~Londonderry has oodles of yummy LegenDerry food and drink options to help us all stay warm this winter.

  • From cosy cafes to fireside restaurants and street food marvels to artisan bakers, the walled city is bursting with unique food experiences for all the family.
  • Members of the LegenDerry Food Network got together to showcase some of their incredible produce including (l to r)¬†Caoimhe McCarren from Primrose on the Quay, Justyn McNicholl from Hidden City Caf√© and Rachel Scarpello, owner of Scarpello & Co.
  • Visit¬†www.visitderry.com¬†for further information and https://legenderryfood.com/¬†to experience even more LegenDerry food and drink.

Visit Derry
Armagh City is to stage a three-weekend mega-festival event in February next year

  • The festival is part of a major celebration of its rich history, heritage and culture backed by Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council and Tourism Northern Ireland.
  • Bringing together over 30 organisations, performers and venues, Armagh Fusion Festival 2022 will be a one-of-a-kind immersive event featuring big name acts including Ryan McMullan and Beoga, cabaret-style circus performances and powerful artistic light installations. ¬†
  • For more information, visit¬†www.visitarmagh.com/armaghfusionfestival

    Armagh festival launch
  • Out to Lunch Festival returns with a month of live events!

    • Belfast‚Äôs bespoke, boutique winter festival is back, very live and very loud, from 8-30 January 2022!
    • This marks the welcome and long awaited return of OTL ‚Äúlive‚ÄĚ, with over 50 events taking place in our partner venue The Black Box, plus other spaces across Belfast.
    • Tickets and info at www.cqaf.com

    Out to lunch

    Boost Drinks has announced¬†community groups to receive a share of its ‚ÄėChoose Now, Change Lives‚Äô, ¬£10k fund.¬†

    • Newry City Afc Special Olympics,
    • Tree NI
    • The Rainbow Project

    Pictured receiving their cheque for £2000 is Newry City Afc Special Olympics. 

    Boost Drinks


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