The Green East Short Course

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

Welcome to The Green East Short Course-perfect for plant lovers. Enjoy three workshops by The Green East: Plant Care 101, Kokedama and Wreath Making for the discounted price of £110 (saving you £15).


Gogi Belfast Korean BBQ

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

SOLD OUT. Belfast's first Korean BBQ.

Gogi is back for a second pop-up supper club in Banana Block after a sold-out success in June.

Three dinner package options:

-Jjorep Package (£120 per table) bbq grilling options, veggie/vegan options, basic ban chan.

-Ban Chan Package: (£135 per table) all the jjorep options, five more authentic ban chan options, vegan/ veggie options.

-Geonbae Package: (£150 per table) all the ban chan experience options plus imported soju bottles per table, soju cocktails available.


Dance Your Way Home x Document Your Culture

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

Come down for this special workshop-talk that brings together two of dancefloor documentarian Emma Warren’s books: Document Your Culture and Dance Your Way Home.

Bring ideas for stories you want to tell about Belfast or Northern Irish dancefloors, whether that’s club nights past or present, venues, scenes, DJs, promoters, designers, the ordinary dancers or anything else. Or just bring yourselves. All welcome.

Gaelic East Belfast Bus Tour

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

Uncover a hidden history of east Belfast on this tour.

Travel to the woods, streams, holy grounds and fields of a lost Gaelic world on our journey through the centuries. Discover the original townland names as we cross the invisible boundaries of the old Gaelic lands of Ballyrushboy, ‘the yellow townland of the wood’, Knocknagoney, ‘the hill of the rabbits’ and Lisnasharragh, ‘fort of the foals’ and many, many more.

Hear stories, both tragic and humorous and learn about the characters who once inhabited this place. Encounter an east Belfast you never knew existed!

Tour leaves from Banana Block at 11am.



Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

MINCE is a celebration of queer culture taking influence from queer Berlin nightlife and 90s fashion. Mince is a collective of five friends that have decided to put all their collective skills in the mix and create a new immersive nightlife experience for Belfast.



Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

SEANCHOÍCHE (pronounced Shanna-Key-Huh) our storytelling night is coming back to Belfast on Friday, October 6th. 

The idea is that you come to the event if you want to hear a good story. You can come just to listen and be a spectator, or if you feel like telling a story, you can volunteer to do so.