Belfast Children's Festival is an annual international festival for children aged 0 - 14 years and their accompanying adults. Events take place both in and out of school time for schools, groups and families to attend.

Formerly  the Young at Art Festival, it began it’s life in 1998. Over the years the breadth, diversity and imagination of its programme has attracted praise and support from the general public, schools, and from artists and other festivals both locally and internationally.

What's On at the Festival

  • Thu 30 Oct 2014

    Monster Masks and Trick or Treat Bag Workshop

    Young at Art

    Get in the mood for Halloween at Victoria Square

  • Festival 42

    Fri 06 Mar 2015 to Fri 13 Mar 2015

    Festival Announced in January

    Festival announced in January

  • Child image View all Events