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Speeches, Strikes & Struggles: Curating Conflict

Nerve Visual

4th Oct - 23rd Dec

presents rarely seen collections highlighting the significant events and cultural heritage of the Troubles from 1968 to the present day.

11am-5pm
free

The Long Note - Helen Cammock

Void Gallery

5th Oct - 15th Dec

Solo exhibition by artist Helen Cammock, celebrating the involvement of women i

11am-5pm
free

HORRORienteering

Creggan Countrypark

8th Oct - 4th Nov

Gather your ghosts and ghouls and compete against each other in our self-led Hallowe'en themed orienteering course! To BOOk call 028 71363 133

from 10am
£5pp

Fright Night

The Jungle, Moneymore

13th Oct - 3rd Nov

With freaky sets, a haunting story to send shivers up your spine. Check booking link for all dates. Age: 12 years+ / U16s accompanied by an adult.

from 7pm
from £10

Live Music

The Dungloe

22nd Oct

...

10pm
free

Open Mic Night

Bennigans Bar

22nd Oct

With Niall O Mianain

10pm
free

Live Music

Blackbird

22nd Oct

...

10pm
free

Buzz'in Mondays

Electric Annies

22nd Oct

...

from 8pm
£3 before 10pm / £5 After

Unplugged

Jacks Bar

22nd Oct

With Jack Craig. Free pint for performers

from 10pm
free

Live Music

Granny Annies (Diamond)

22nd Oct

...

8pm
free

The Craic's 90

Quays Bar

22nd Oct

Student Monday's with DJ Cush. All drinks 90p, excluding pints

10pm
£3/£5

Monday Night Quiz

Rocking Chair

22nd Oct

...

10.30pm
free

Tony's table quiz

Pheonix Bar

22nd Oct

With prizes for the winning team.

free

Taphouse Karaoke

Guildhall Taphouse

22nd Oct

Free drink for every singer

10pm
free

Eric's Table Quiz

Sandinos

22nd Oct

...

9.30pm
free

Gay McIntryre & John Trotter

Rocking Chair Lounge

23rd Oct

...

10.30pm-1am
free

The Revival Open Mic

Sandinos

23rd Oct

...

10pm
free

Club Nights

The Bentley

23rd Oct

followed by live DJ

from 9.30pm
free

Songwriters Circle

Bennigans

23rd Oct

...

10pm
Free

Lip Sync Tuesday

Electric Annie's

23rd Oct

Followed by live DJ

from 11pm
free

Pete Thorogood

Dungloe Bar

23rd Oct

...

10.30pm
free

Magic of Motown

Millennium Forum

23rd Oct

Celebrating the sound of a generation

8pm
£28

Club Nights

The Metro

23rd Oct

...

10pm
free

Live Music

Granny Annies (Diamond)

23rd Oct

...

from 8pm
free

Live Music

Quays Bar

23rd Oct

...

10pm
free

Quiz Night

The Grand Central

23rd Oct

...

10pm
free

Live Music

Blackbird

24th Oct

...

10.30pm
free

Open Mic Night

Jacks Bar

24th Oct

...

10pm
Free

Club Night

Bentley Bar

24th Oct

...

10.30pm
free

Quiz Night

The Anchor Bar

24th Oct

...

10pm
free

Karaoke Night

Envy Nightclub

24th Oct

...

10pm
Free

Felix & Yvonne

Rocking Chair Lounge

24th Oct

...

10.30pm-1am
free

Wicked Wednesdays

Sugar Niteclub

24th Oct

...

10pm
£5/£3

#DerryChoirFest : Mozart Requiem

Millennium Forum

24th Oct

...

7.30pm
£16/£26

Joe's Rabble Rousers

Sandinos Main Bar

24th Oct

A nice mix of Blues/Jazz/Folk and Traditional tunes from 'The Boss' Joe Mulheron

10pm
free

Trad Sessions

Guildhall Taphouse

24th Oct

...

9.30pm
free

Student Night

River Inn

24th Oct

...

10pm
Free before 11pm/£3 after

Live Music

Quays Bar

24th Oct

...

10.30pm
free

Cheryl Ann

The Dungloe

24th Oct

...

10.30pm-12.30am
free

Karaoke & Disco

The Diplomat

24th Oct

Prizes will be WON on the night,

10.30pm
free

City of Derry International Choir Festival

The Guildhall

24th Oct - 28th Oct

Interactive workshop exploring the importance of Peace, for young people & families. Age 4-11years

from 9am

DJ Battle

Electric Annies

24th Oct

...

from 9pm
£3 before 10pm/£5 After

Fancy Dressed Dog Walk

City Walls

24th Oct

Rainbow Rehoming Centre Sponsored Fancy Dress Dog Walk. Email rainbowrehomingfundraising@gmail.com

7 - 8:30pm
£10 deposit

Live Music

Granny Annies (Diamond)

24th Oct

...

from 9pm
free

Bennigans Film Club:

Bennigans Bar

24th Oct

...

10pm
free

Quiz Night

The Argyle

24th Oct

Spot prizes throughout the night and a case of beer for Phil's Big Quiz winners

10pm
free

live music

The Metro

24th Oct

...

10pm
free

House of Horrors

Longtower Youth Centre

25th Oct - 29th Oct

Paranormal activity will be off the scale with ghosts and ghouls who hide in the eerie depths of the foundations of the Walls. Be there if you dare!

6-10pm
Adults £4, Under 14s £3

The Jack McHale Trio

Bennigans Bar

25th Oct

...

11pm
free

Chickenbox Comedy Night

Bennigans Bar

25th Oct

...

8.30pm
free

Evening of Mediumship

Waterside Theatre

25th Oct

Showcasing my ability at helping loved ones from Spirit communicate with audience members.

8pm
£15

Gaming Night

Bennigans Bar (In the Yard)

25th Oct

...

10pm
free

The Residency: The Cassettes

Grand Central

25th Oct

...

9.30pm
free

Live Music

Rocking Chair Bar

25th Oct

...

from 10pm
Free

TRAFFIC LIGHT PARTY

Electric Annies

25th Oct

BEAT THE CLOCK DRINK PROMOS - #GREEN #YELLOW #RED

from 8pm
£3 before 10pm /£5 After

live music

Whitehorse Hotel Lounge Bar

25th Oct

...

10pm
free

Live Music

The Dungloe

25th Oct

...

10pm
Free

Live Music

Granny Annies (Diamond)

25th Oct

...

from 8.30pm
Free

original music night

Jacks Bar

25th Oct

...

9.30pm
free

Live Music

Brickwork Lounge

25th Oct

...

10pm
free

#DerryChoirFest: VOCES8

Millennium Forum

25th Oct

...

7.30pm
£13/£21

Dusty Grooves

Sandinos Main Bar

25th Oct

Every Thursday Night :Dusty Grooves ,playing,Soul/Funk and Disco

10.30pm
free

Club Nights

The Bentley

25th Oct

...

10pm
free

Live Music

Blackbird

25th Oct

...

from 8.30pm
free

#Throwback thursdays

Guildhall Taphouse

25th Oct

A night of cheesy classics, retro funk, rn'b, hip hop, 80's, 90's and a wee bitta modern tunes to boot! 10% off all drinks for students

10pm
free

Live Music

The Gweedore

25th Oct

...

10.30pm
free

Karaoke with Joe Mac

The Oakgrove Bar

25th Oct

...

10pm
Free

Rooms of Sound

The Metro

25th Oct

...

10pm
free

Hip Hop Thursday

The Diplomat

25th Oct

...

from 10pm
free

Live Music

Three Mile House

26th Oct

...

from 8pm
free

Friday Lounge Sessions

Sandinos Main Bar

26th Oct

...

from 6pm
Free

Halloween Origins Tour

Departs from the Tourist Office

26th Oct - 1st Nov

Minibus/walking tour that visits a number of fascinating pre-historic sites that can be linked with some of the ancient rituals and traditions

9.30am-4.30pm
£36

Live Music

The Grand Central

26th Oct

...

10pm
free

live music

The Gweedore

26th Oct

...

11pm
free

Live Music

Cosh Bar

26th Oct

...

8pm
free

Club Nights

The Diplomat

26th Oct

...

10pm
free

DJs

Guildhall Taphouse

26th Oct

...

from 7pm
free

Donna Taggart

Millennium Forum

26th Oct

...

8pm
£25

Club Night

Electric Annies

26th Oct

2 floors + 2 electric DJs

from 8pm
£5

Craics 90

Sugar Niteclub

26th Oct

...

10pm
£5

The Terror Trail Returns

Creggan Country Park

26th Oct

Survivors will be treated to a blood curdling BBQ, a devilish drink and Kreepy Karaoke Disco afterwards. Over 18s

6pm-Midnight
£20pp

Monster Fun Fair

Ebrington Square

26th Oct - 4th Nov

Lots of thrills and family attractions with rides for all ages

2-10pm
free

Damien Mullane Band / Tim Edey

Cultúrlann Uí Chanáin

26th Oct

Followed by Club Trad Session

8-10pm
£8/5

Why. Gigs Halloween Spectacular

Nerve Centre

26th Oct

with Donegal's Sheerbuzz and Derry five-piece rock/blues outfit Charity Shop Vinyl for a co-headline gig. Plus support from Letterkenny noise shams Happy Out and Derry's newest punks No Collusion

7.30pm
£7

Live Music

Jacks Bar

26th Oct

...

10pm
free

Joseph Leighton Solo Jazz Guitar

Bennigans Bar

26th Oct

...

7pm
free

Ghost Bus Tours

Visit Derry Office

26th Oct - 30th Oct

Tickets available from Visit Derry.

from 6.30pm
Adult £8, Child £5.

Unbelievable Lake + The Barbiturates [Acoustic]

Benigans Bar

26th Oct

...

10pm
free

Dark Tower

Tower Museum

26th Oct

...

8-11pm
£10

Dark Tower

Tower Museum

26th Oct

Ascend the Dark Tower for an adults-only night of music, drink, and scares. Strictly over-18s..

8-11pm
£10

Why. Gigs Halloween Spectacular

Nerve Centre

26th Oct

Sheerbuzz & Charity Shop Vinyl (co-headline) + Happy Out & No Collusion

7.30pm
£7

Live Music

Quays Bar

26th Oct

...

from 8pm
free

Unbelievable Lake & The Barbituates

Bennigans Bar

26th Oct

Acoustic

10.30pm
free

Halloween Origins Tour

Visit Derry Tourist Office

26th Oct - 1st Nov

Minibus/walking tour that visits a number of sites that can be linked with some of the ancient rituals and traditions

9:30am - 4:30pm
£39.40

Live Music

Rocking Chair Bar

26th Oct

...

10.30pm
free

Live Music

Granny Annies (Diamond)

26th Oct

...

from 8pm
free

#DerryChoirFest: Late-Night Sing

Millennium Forum

26th Oct

...

10.30pm
£6

#DerryChoirFest: Late-Night Sing

26th Oct

...

10.30pm

Live Music

City Hotel

26th Oct

...

from 5.30pm
Free

Club Nights

The Metro

26th Oct

70's, 80's, 90's and 00's with Small Paul and Yer Man

10pm
free

Live Music

Blackbird

26th Oct

...

from 3.30pm
free

Live Music

Silver Street

26th Oct

...

11pm
Free

The Godfather Night

Spaghetti Junction

26th Oct

Come dressed in your best mafia attire. Includes an Italian Feast Buffet and Music by Miss Aideen D and Mr B.

8-11pm
£25

Live Music

The Guildhall Taphouse

26th Oct

...

from 6pm
free

Murder Mystery Night

Irish Street Community Centre

26th Oct

Booking is essential as we need your address to post you your character card and details: 71318357. Includes Hot Buffet

7-10pm
£5

Live Music

Derry City Social Club

26th Oct

...

free

Live Music

The Dungloe

26th Oct

...

from 11pm
Free

Live music

The Bentley

26th Oct

...

from 8pm
free

Club Q

Envy Nightclub

26th Oct

...

10pm
£3

Live Music

Da Vinci's

26th Oct

...

10pm
free

Pirates of the Creggan Country Park

Creggan Countrypark

27th Oct - 4th Nov

Suitable for ages 4-10 years. Suitable for wheelchair users. Includes boat based treasure hunt, Halloween treat and colouring in activity.

10-11am
£5 per child £2 per adult:

Psychic Sally - 10th Anniversary Tour

Millennium Forum

27th Oct

...

8pm
£26.50

SALLY MORGAN

Millennium Forum

27th Oct

...

8pm
£26.50

Silver Saturday's

Silver Street

27th Oct

With DJ B.M.C playing the best in commercial music past, present and future. Over 23's

10pm
free

ComicCity 2018

The Guildhall

27th Oct

ComicCity is a not-for-profit festival which celebrates and supports comics, illustration and the wider creative arts.

10.30-5pm
free

Verbal's Ancient Haunted Castle

Verbal Arts Centre

27th Oct

Meet old faces from the past as you walk through the hall of living portraits to the graveyard of bones, Suitable for all ages.

6-8.30pm
free

SALLY MORGAN

27th Oct

Millennium Forum

Ghosts & Legends of the Coven

Echo Echo Dance

27th Oct - 28th Oct

Ghosts is a storytelling performance spanning childhood fears to adulthood, woven together with myths and ghostly tales. Over 14s

6/8.30pm
£10 (£8 Concession)

Saturday Revival

Electric Annies

27th Oct

...

10.30pm
free

Echo Echo Halloween Kids Disco

Echo Echo Studios

27th Oct

ages 4-6 years: 10.30am-11.30am / ages 7-11 years: 10.30am-12pm

from 10.30am
£6

Jika Jika! Pre Halloween Residents Party

Sugar Niteclub

27th Oct

...

10.30pm
Free with fancy dress before 11pm

Sbooky Festival

Foyleside Shopping Centre

27th Oct - 29th Oct

Come join our witches for Reading Rooms and magical spells, dancing zombies, treasure hunts for all and more.

11am-4pm
Free

Live Music

Brickwork Lounge

27th Oct

...

10pm
Free

Haunted Harvest Market

Guildhall Sq & Waterloo Place

27th Oct - 3rd Nov

Live Music Stages and Street Entertainment

free

Pirates of the Creggan Lake

Creggan Country Park,

27th Oct

Suitable for ages 3-10 years. Advanced booking essential.

10am–11am/ 11:30am–12:30pm
£2/£5

Foyle Hospice Kids Spooktacular Disco

27th Oct

Come boogie on down with our wonderful wacky witch at this year’s Spooky Hallowe’en fancy dress disco.

2-4pm

Temple of Terror

Springtown Industrial Estate,

27th Oct - 30th Oct

Are you brave enough to face your fears and enter the temple of terror? Strictly 12years+

6-9pm
£3pp

The Tower of Terror

Tower Museum

27th Oct - 3rd Nov

Face your fears at the Tower of Terror with plenty of frights and surprises lurking at every corner. Strictly aged 12+, booking essential

1-2pm
£3pp

The Haunted Pencil Art Exhibition

Garden Of Reflection Gallery,

27th Oct - 30th Oct

A haunting exhibition of pencil drawings by local artist Shaun McIntyre from Frankenstein to Freddy Kreuger

6-8.30pm
free

Testimonial Party Night

Maldron Hotel

27th Oct

for Gerard Doherty's Testimonial Season

10pm
£25

Live Music

Blackbird

27th Oct

...

from 3.30pm
free

Noella Hutton

The Sandwich Company (Diamond)

27th Oct

...

12.30-2.30pm
free

57 Saturday's

57 Waterloo

27th Oct

Over 23's Disco

10pm

Live Music

The Cosh

27th Oct

...

from 7.30pm
free

Live Music

Brickwork Lounge

27th Oct

...

from 8pm
free

Derry City Junior 2K parkrun

Foyle Arena

27th Oct

For kids aged 4- 14yrs. Register online

from 9.30am
free

Live Music

7 Twenty Bar

27th Oct

...

10.30pm
Free

Live Music

The Grand Central Bar

27th Oct

...

from 10.30pm
free

Live Music

The Gweedore

27th Oct

...

from 8pm
free

Live Music

The Oakgrove Bar

27th Oct

...

10pm
free

Rooms of Sound

The Metro

27th Oct

Upstairs - DJ Cush/ Downstairs - DJ Smitty

10pm
free

Live Music

Rocking Chair Bar

27th Oct

...

10.30pm
free

Small Paul v Yer Man

Quays Bar

27th Oct

Ultimate Retro Night

from 10pm
Free

Live Music

DaVinci's

27th Oct

...

10pm
free

#DerryChoirFest: International

Millennium Forum

27th Oct

...

7.30pm
£9/£13

Live Music

Derry City Social Club

27th Oct

...

10.30pm
Free

live music

White Horse Hotel

27th Oct

...

10pm
Free

Live Music

Sandinos Bar

27th Oct

...

from 5pm
Free

Saturday Nights

Envy

27th Oct

With DJ Carl - all drinks £2 until 10pm

10pm-2.30am
free

Live Music

Tracys Bar

27th Oct

...

11pm-1am
Free

Little Legends Club

Easons Foyleside

27th Oct

...

11am
Free

Live Music

Granny Annies, The Diamond

27th Oct

...

from 9.30pm
free

Live Music

The City Hotel

27th Oct

...

10pm
free

Live Music

The Dungloe

27th Oct

...

from 11pm
Free

California Soul

Bennigans Bar

27th Oct

...

10pm
free

Live Music

Quays Bar

27th Oct

followed by DJ Small Paul & Yer Man

from 8pm
free

Secret City Presents

Sandinos

27th Oct

Full Lineup & Details Sat 1st Sept 2018

9pm

ComicCity

The Guildhall

27th Oct

Top Comic Guests, live sketching, cosplay, workshops, panels & more.

10.30am-5pm
free

Live Music

The Ritz Bar & Bistro

27th Oct

...

10.30pm
free

Baby’s 1st Halloween Eglinton

Eglinton Community Hall

27th Oct

...

from 11am

Prosecco Saturday's

The Diplomat

27th Oct

...

10pm- 1.45am
free

Live Music

The Bentley

27th Oct

...

from 7.30pm
free

Live Music

Anchor Bar

27th Oct

...

11pm
free

Live Music

Three Mile House

27th Oct

...

10pm
free

DJ

Jacks Bar

27th Oct

...

10pm
free

IE DC

The Cosh

27th Oct

AC/DC tribute act

10pm
£6

Gay McIntyre & the John Leighton Trio

Bennigans Bar

27th Oct

...

5-7pm
£10/£15

Tours of Derry City Cemetery

Derry City Cemetery Top Gate

28th Oct - 31st Oct

Dress for the weather, quite a brisk hill walk. Price: £5pp (Under 11s free)

1pm
£5

Awakening the Walls

The Walls

28th Oct - 30th Oct

For three evenings before Samhain, we party to banish the dark with a supernatural illumination trail on and around the City Walls.

6-8.30pm
free

Wicked Windows

In Your Space, 44a Waterloo St

28th Oct - 30th Oct

In Your Space Circus’s unique and innovative ‘Wicked Windows’ will return with an exciting installation with a spooktacular surprise

6-9pm
free

Samhain Sessions: Lisa Hannigan and Kit Philippa

The Guildhall

28th Oct

...

7.30-10.30pm

BELFAST GIRLS

Millennium Forum

28th Oct

...

8pm
£16.50

Museum of the Moon

The Guildhall,

28th Oct - 2nd Nov

Suitable for all ages. * Quiet Session 10am - 12noon daily. Mon 29th & Tues 30th 10am - 7pm, Wed 31st & Thurs 1st 10am - 9pm, Friday 2nd 10am - 2pm

from 10am
free

Haunted Windows

The Playhouse

28th Oct - 30th Oct

Did you witness the wicked nun of Artillery Street last Halloween? She’s back and she’s brought some friends!

6-9pm
free

Foyle Halloween Cyclocross Races

St Columbs Park,

28th Oct

From U6 races right the way up to senior racing and from a fun fancy dress race to the main event - round 6 of the “Elite Ulster Cyclocross league”

10am-3pm
free

Psychic Fiona's Halloween Tea Party

North Star Health & Well-being Centre

28th Oct

Join Psychic Medium Fiona Stewart Williams for an up-close and intimate demonstration of mediumship and clairvoyance.

3-5pm
£19.99

Live Music

Derry City Social Club

28th Oct

...

6.30pm
free

Spark!

Waterloo Place

28th Oct - 31st Oct

Sunday 5pm, 6.30pm, 8pm. Mon 5pm, 6.30pm, 8pm. Tues 5pm, 6.30pm, 8pm. Wed 5pm

Varied
free

Film Club

Bennigans Bar

28th Oct

...

9pm
free

Jazz Club: John Leighton Trio

Bennigans Bar

28th Oct

...

5.30pm
£5

Luminéoles

City Walls

28th Oct

...

6-8.30pm
free

Irish Video Game Orchestra

The Guildhall

28th Oct

An immersive new concert comes to Derry/Londonderry for the first time!

2-3.30pm

Johnny Cash Made Me Do It

Nerve Centre

28th Oct

Duration: 30 minutes. Over 16s

from 6pm
£5

#DerryChoirFest: Closing Gala

Millennium Forum

28th Oct

...

7.30pm
£9/£13

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