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East Block Bazaar

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

The East Block Bazaar is our resident monthly market made up of local artisan producers, makers, growers, vintage and curios. Produced in partnership with Little Fox Events- the brains behind the Belfast Flea and Bazaar markets at St Anne's Cathedral- this market breathes life into Sundays in the East. Think Sunday markets in East London… Continue reading East Block Bazaar

Eastside Arts Festival 2022: Hot House Flowers

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

Having headlined the festival in 2018, we’re delighted to welcome this brilliant band back to help us celebrate our 10th birthday and kick of this years’ festival. Something amazing happens when Hothouse Flowers step onto the stage – something that has been shaped by over thirty years of singing and playing all over the world, yet… Continue reading Eastside Arts Festival 2022: Hot House Flowers

£25

Eastside Arts Festival 2022 : Optimo

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

Optimo are widely regarded as one of the most important names in contemporary club culture, partly thanks to their seminal Sunday night party at Sub Club in Glasgow. Having invited everyone from LCD Soundsystem and Peaches through to Richie Hawtin to perform at the club, they have established a reputation for eclectic genre-hopping sets, and… Continue reading Eastside Arts Festival 2022 : Optimo

£16
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MEET THE BUNCH : Hearty Growers- Farm Tours & Tastings

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

What started off as an inquisitive experiment of trying to grow mushrooms at home has turned into a full-on urban mushroom farm all within the Living Museum of Banana Block. Terry, Judy, and the ever growing Hearty Growers cultivating team now invite you to come and experience the weird and wonderful world of urban mushroom… Continue reading MEET THE BUNCH : Hearty Growers- Farm Tours & Tastings

Eastside Arts 2022: Category is….The World’s Ugliest Headdress

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

Think.. the biggest, ugliest, ‘mother of the bride’ style headdress you ever did see, then multiply this by a gazillion! Put your glad rags on and bring all your mates along to have a couple of drinks while you re-discover your inner Queen at our first ever RuPaul-inspired ‘Category Is …’ event. With assistance from… Continue reading Eastside Arts 2022: Category is….The World’s Ugliest Headdress

£14

Eastside Arts Festival 2022: Young at Art’s Baby Rave

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

​The Original and the best. With classic rave tunes and pumpin’ beats, you and your mini-ravers can get lost in music together, with a playlist specially curated by Young At Art’s resident DJ. Relive your dancing days with uplifting tracks you know and love. Baby Rave is a participatory dance event for children under 4… Continue reading Eastside Arts Festival 2022: Young at Art’s Baby Rave

£10
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Family Affair- A weekly Sunday dance party round at ours

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

Welcome to Family Affair- a weekly Sunday dance party round at ours! Resident DJ Bobby Analog and friends host Belfast's only weekly Sunday disco party. Great tunes, good food, juice bar by The Bethany. Every Sunday in July and August 2pm- 8pm £5 entry ALL WELCOME Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult  

£5

Eastside Arts Festival 2022 : Looking Through You: Gerald Dawe in Conversation with Anthony Toner

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

In association with Sound Advice Records Music is a strong thread that runs through the life of the poet Gerald Dawe and was an integral part of his early inspiration. In this fascinating and insightful conversation with songwriter Anthony Toner, the celebrated poet and essayist will discuss the music and influences that forged his awakening… Continue reading Eastside Arts Festival 2022 : Looking Through You: Gerald Dawe in Conversation with Anthony Toner

£10
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MEET THE BUNCH : Hearty Growers- Farm Tours & Tastings

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

What started off as an inquisitive experiment of trying to grow mushrooms at home has turned into a full-on urban mushroom farm all within the Living Museum of Banana Block. Terry, Judy, and the ever growing Hearty Growers cultivating team now invite you to come and experience the weird and wonderful world of urban mushroom… Continue reading MEET THE BUNCH : Hearty Growers- Farm Tours & Tastings

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Family Affair- A weekly Sunday dance party round at ours

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

Welcome to Family Affair- a weekly Sunday dance party round at ours! Resident DJ Bobby Analog and friends host Belfast's only weekly Sunday disco party. Great tunes, good food, juice bar by The Bethany. Every Sunday in July and August 2pm- 8pm £5 entry ALL WELCOME Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult  

£5
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MEET THE BUNCH : Hearty Growers- Farm Tours & Tastings

Banana Block 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast

What started off as an inquisitive experiment of trying to grow mushrooms at home has turned into a full-on urban mushroom farm all within the Living Museum of Banana Block. Terry, Judy, and the ever growing Hearty Growers cultivating team now invite you to come and experience the weird and wonderful world of urban mushroom… Continue reading MEET THE BUNCH : Hearty Growers- Farm Tours & Tastings