Dani Larkin – ‘Walking With Natives’ Tour

Dani Larkin – ‘Walking With Natives’ Tour

Duncairn Arts Centre

Thursday 27 April, 7:30pm

Christine Bovill – From Piaf to Pop

Christine Bovill – From Piaf to Pop

The Black Box

Thursday 27 April, 8.00pm

Pye Corner Audio – Live set

Presented by Starr Records and CQAF

Pye Corner Audio – Live set

Ulster Sports Club (Downstairs)

Thursday 27th April, 8.00pm 

Matthew and the Atlas (Solo)

Matthew and the Atlas (Solo)

The Deer’s Head Music Hall

Thursday 27 April, 8.00pm

Donovan Wylie

Donovan Wylie

Bank Gallery (High Street)

27th April – 24th June, 2023

Clifton House Tour: Experience The Belfast Poor House

Clifton House Tour: Experience The Belfast Poor House

Clifton House

Friday 28 April, 2.00pm & Saturday 29 April, 10.00am

Kate Nicholson: Heart Sells Poison Single Launch

Kate Nicholson: Heart Sells Poison Single Launch

St Joseph's Church, Sailortown

Friday 28 April, 8.00pm

Paul Brady ‘Crazy Dreams’ Book Launch

Paul Brady ‘Crazy Dreams’ Book Launch

Rosemary Street Church

Friday 28 April, 8.00pm

Terry McHugh – The World on a String

Terry McHugh – The World on a String

The MAC Upstairs

Friday 28 April, Saturday 29 April, 8.00pm

Sister Sledge + Full Live Band

Sister Sledge + Full Live Band

Festival Marquee

Friday 28 April, 8.00pm

Clifton House Tour: Experience The Belfast Poor House

Clifton House Tour: Experience The Belfast Poor House

Clifton House

Friday 28 April, 2.00pm & Saturday 29 April, 10.00am

Belfast Before Flood – Guided Tour- CANCELLED

Belfast Before Flood – Guided Tour- CANCELLED

Meeting Point - Ulster University, York St (new building)

Saturday 29th, 12.00 - 1.00pm

Niamh O’Malley’s Gather

Niamh O’Malley’s Gather

The Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

29 April - 24 June 2023

Beirut Groove Collective

Presented by Strange Victory & Back Track

Beirut Groove Collective

The Deer’s Head Music Hall

Saturday 29 April, 8.30pm

Dan Shipsides

Dan Shipsides

ha ha - syzygetically speaking

Throughout the Cathedral Quarter area

Hit the North

Hit the North

Union St. / Kent St.

Sunday 30 April, 2.00pm – 6.00pm

David Browne Murray – Square One Album Launch

David Browne Murray – Square One Album Launch

American Bar

Sunday 30 April, 3.00pm

Bad Bridget

Bad Bridget

St Joseph's Church, Sailortown

Sunday 30th April. 7.00 pm

Fly Magic

Presented by Moving on Music

Fly Magic

The Deer’s Head Music Hall

Sunday 30 April, 8.00pm

Ryuichi Sakamoto Coda

Ryuichi Sakamoto Coda

The Black Box (Green Room)

Monday 1 May, 5.00pm

Ghouls On Film presents…Rosemary’s Baby

Ghouls On Film presents…Rosemary’s Baby

The Black Box (Green Room)

Monday 1 May, 8.00pm

John Robb in Conversation – The Art of Darkness: A History of Goth

In association with Strange Victory

John Robb in Conversation – The Art of Darkness: A History of Goth

The Black Box (Green Room)

Monday 1 May, 5.00pm

Taylor Lally – CQAF 2023 Artist in Residence

Taylor Lally – CQAF 2023 Artist in Residence

The Sunflower Public House

Monday 1 May, 8.00pm

Catherine Bohart: Work in Progress

Catherine Bohart: Work in Progress

St Joseph's Church, Sailortown

Monday 1 May, 8.00pm

Anne Gildea – How to Get the Menopause and Enjoy It

Anne Gildea – How to Get the Menopause and Enjoy It

The Black Box

Monday 1 May, 8.00pm

Scaredy Fat

A SkelpieLimmer Productions presentation 

Scaredy Fat

Ulster Sports Club

Monday 1 May, 8.00pm

MEMENTO – AGREEMENT by Amanda Dunsmore

MEMENTO – AGREEMENT by Amanda Dunsmore

Ulster University Art Gallery

12th April to 22nd May 2023

Zandra Rhodes in Conversation

In partnership with the University of Ulster and Ulster presents

Zandra Rhodes in Conversation

Ulster University, Belfast College of Art. Lecture Theatre.

Tuesday 2nd May, 7.00pm

Janey Godley – The ‘Not Dead Yet’ Tour

Janey Godley – The ‘Not Dead Yet’ Tour

Festival Marquee (Custom House Square)

Tuesday 2 May, 8.00pm 

Courtney Barnett – Anonymous Club (NI Film Premiere)

Courtney Barnett – Anonymous Club (NI Film Premiere)

The Black Box (Green Room)

Tuesday 2 May, 8.00pm

Nuala Kennedy with Tony Byrne and Tara Breen

Nuala Kennedy with Tony Byrne and Tara Breen

St Joseph's Church, Sailortown

Tuesday 2 May, 8.00pm


Gift to the City, Micah Purnell & Rachel Ho


Gift to the City, Micah Purnell & Rachel Ho

The streets of Cathedral Quarter

Bricolage – Circusful (Gordon St.)

Bricolage – Circusful (Gordon St.)

Circusful (Gordon St)

Wednesday 3 May & Thursday 4 May, 8.00pm. Preview Tuesday 2 May, 8.00pm

Steve Harley Acoustic Band: 50 Years A Rebel – Live on Stage

Steve Harley Acoustic Band: 50 Years A Rebel – Live on Stage

Festival Marquee

Wednesday 3 May, 8.00pm

Sarah Firby: Don’t Threaten Me with a Good Time

Sarah Firby: Don’t Threaten Me with a Good Time

McHugh's Basement

Wednesday 3rd May. 8.00pm

Linley Hamilton: ‘Ginger’s Hollow’ Album Launch

Linley Hamilton: ‘Ginger’s Hollow’ Album Launch

The Black Box

Wednesday 3 May, 8.00pm

Kane Stonestreet

Kane Stonestreet

Flax Art Project Space , 7 North Street

Thursday 4th May 6-8pm

Bricolage – Circusful (Gordon St.)

Bricolage – Circusful (Gordon St.)

Circusful (Gordon St)

Wednesday 3 May & Thursday 4 May, 8.00pm. Preview Tuesday 2 May, 8.00pm

Fern Brady: Strong Female Character (Book Launch)

Fern Brady: Strong Female Character (Book Launch)

St Joseph's Church, Sailortown

Thursday 4 May, 8.00pm

Boris

Strange Victory in assoc with CQAF Presents

Boris

The Black Box

Thursday 4 May, 8.00pm 

Not Now

Presented by CQAF and The MAC

Not Now

The MAC

Thursday 4th May, Friday 5th May, 7.45pm 

Hero of Belfast: Mary Ann McCracken Walking Tour

Hero of Belfast: Mary Ann McCracken Walking Tour

Meeting Point: Clifton House

Friday 5 May, 14.00-16.30 & Saturday 6 May, 10.00-12.30

Not Now

Presented by CQAF and The MAC

Not Now

The MAC

Thursday 4th May, Friday 5th May, 7.45pm 

Blind Stitch

Presented by Moving on Music

Blind Stitch

Duncairn Arts Centre

Friday 5 May, 8.00pm 

Badly Drawn Boy: 25 years of Badly Drawn Boy

Badly Drawn Boy: 25 years of Badly Drawn Boy

Festival Marquee

Friday 5 May, 8.00pm

Deirdre Mc Kenna: Mundane again, again… A retrospective

Deirdre Mc Kenna: Mundane again, again… A retrospective

Ps2 : 11 Rosemary St, Belfast BT1 1QA

12pm -5pm

Hero of Belfast: Mary Ann McCracken Walking Tour

Hero of Belfast: Mary Ann McCracken Walking Tour

Meeting Point: Clifton House

Friday 5 May, 14.00-16.30 & Saturday 6 May, 10.00-12.30

Getting it Back: The Story of Cymande (NI Film Premiere)

Getting it Back: The Story of Cymande (NI Film Premiere)

The Black Box (Green Room)

Saturday 6 May, 1.00pm

Jimi Hendrix (Film)

Jimi Hendrix (Film)

The Black Box (Green Room)

Saturday 6 May, 3.00pm 

Lara Ricote : GRL/LATNX/DEF

Lara Ricote : GRL/LATNX/DEF

Saint Josephs Church, Sailortown.

Saturday 6th May, 2.00pm

Jude Rogers: The Sound of Being Human

Jude Rogers: The Sound of Being Human

The Sunflower Public House

Saturday 6 May, 3.00pm

Bernadette Morris: To The Well For Water Album Launch

Bernadette Morris: To The Well For Water Album Launch

St Joseph’s Church, Sailortown

Saturday 6 May, 8.00pm

Expecting by Charis McRoberts

Expecting by Charis McRoberts

The MAC Upstairs

Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 May, 8.00pm

Bone Machine play the music of Tom Waits

Bone Machine play the music of Tom Waits

The Black Box

Saturday 6 May, 8.00pm

Tom Hingley (Solo, Acoustic)

CQAF in association with Live Free Tourbooking presents

Tom Hingley (Solo, Acoustic)

The Deer’s Head Music Hall

Saturday 6 May, 8.00pm

Expecting by Charis McRoberts

Expecting by Charis McRoberts

The MAC Upstairs

Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 May, 8.00pm

Otoboke Beaver + Drinking Boys and Girls Choir (Support)

Otoboke Beaver + Drinking Boys and Girls Choir (Support)

The Empire Music Hall

Sunday 7 May, 8.00pm

CQAF 2023 Rolling Programme

Grace Petrie: Build Something Better Tour

Grace Petrie: Build Something Better Tour

The Oh Yeah Music Centre

Wednesday 21 February, 8.00pm

Acid Mothers Temple

Strange Victory in association with CQAF Presents

Acid Mothers Temple

Ulster Sports Club

Tuesday 14 May, 8.00pm

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