Booking Details

The easiest way to obtain tickets for ‘Out to Lunch’ is online from You will be able to print your tickets via any computer/printer and there will be no handling charges.

In Person

Visit Belfast Centre,9 Donegall Sq North, BT1 5GJ and by telephone from 028 90 246609.
Open 7 days Monday-Saturday 9.00 – 17.30
Sundays – 11.00 – 16.00


For afternoon events a hot lunch will be served on entry. Please ensure to arrive no later than 1.00pm. There will be no lunch with shows on Saturdays and Sundays.

Disabled Access

The Black Box is fully wheelchair accessible. In order to offer you the best possible service we recommend that you notify us at the time of booking of any special requirements or assistance you may need. Guide dogs welcome.


The Festival can only refund money or exchange tickets in the case of a cancelled event.

Please note

The Black Box is a Licensed venue. Over 18’s only permitted for evening events. Under 18’s welcome at afternoon events if accompanied by an adult.

Mailing List

The main Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival will take place from 28 April – 8 May 2015. If you would like to add, update or remove your contact details from the Festival mailing list, please e-mail us at

General Enquiries

For any general enquiries relating to the Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival or the Out to Lunch Festival, please contact Sean Kelly, CQAF, Unit 8, Northern Whig House, 3 Bridge St., Belfast, BT1 1LU. Tel: 028 90232403 E.

Directions to the Black Box

The Black Box is on Hill St. behind Donegall St. and accessed via Talbot St. or Waring St. (close to The Harp Bar and the Duke of York.)

Management Committee

Chris McCreery (Chair), Adam Turkington, Ciara Hickey, Caroline Wilson and Noyona Chundur.