Welcome to the 8th annual Belfast Book Festival

6 - 16 June

Explore The Festival By Day

Belfast bookworm festival pass

Are you a regular festival visitor?

Would you like a festival pass which grants you access to an unlimited number of book festival events over Belfast Book Festival 2018?

Our Bookworm pass does just that. Book your pass today and then pick up your pass on day one of the festival at your preferred venue. No queuing for tickets and no scrambling to make sure you don’t miss out on those must see shows.

For more information, call the festival box office team on 02890242338!

Book Festival Highlights

9th June / Fiction

Will Eaves: Murmur

Join acclaimed author, Will Eaves as he reads from and discusses his moving and marvelous meditation
Saturday 09 June 2018
7:30 PM
8th June / Poetry

Hymn to the Reckless: An Evening of Spoken Word

Erin Fornoff with Colin Hassard and David Braziel  
Friday 08 June 2018
9:00 PM
8th June / Comedy

Francesca Martinez What The **** Is Normal?!

If you grow up in a world where wrinkles are practically illegal, going bald is cause for a mental b
Friday 08 June 2018
6:30 PM
7th June / Current Affairs

Ed Husain: The House of Islam

The gulf between Islam and the West is widening. A faith rich with strong values and traditions, obs
Thursday 07 June 2018
8:00 PM
7th June / Lifestyle

Dale Pinnock: An Evening with the Medicinal Chef

We are delighted to welcome the award winning, best selling author on the subjects of Nutrition
Thursday 07 June 2018
7:30 PM
6th June / Poetry

Three Verses: Mel McMahon, Colin Dardis & Joan Newmann

Join Irish poet’s Mel McMahon, Colin Dardis and Joan Newmann as they read from their latest wo
Wednesday 06 June 2018
6:30 PM

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