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Belsonic 2019: Your complete guide to massive month of music in Belfast's Ormeau Park - tickets, line-ups, travel and food

Belsonic / Credit: Liam McBurney/RAZORPIX
Belsonic / Credit: Liam McBurney/RAZORPIX

Belsonic kicks off for another year on June 12 with a host of famous faces set to perform massive outdoor shows in the city.

Running from Wednesday, June 12 to Friday, June 28, this year's Belsonic will see thousands of music fans descend on Ormeau Park.

Ahead of the concerts, here's your ultimate guide to Belsonic 2018.

Who is performing at this year's Belsonic?

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George Ezra

The 2019 line -up includes:

  • Slash - June 12
  • Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike - June 14
  • Stormzy - June 20
  • Ben Nicky - June 21
  • George Ezra - June 22 (SOLD OUT)
  • The Killers - June 25 (SOLD OUT)
  • Marshmello - June 26
  • Hozier - June 27
  • Tiesto - June 28

What time do Belsonic gigs start and end?

Gates open at 6pm so please do arrive on site until close to that time. Curfew is usually around 11pm but times will be posted on social media the day of the event.

Where can I buy tickets?

Tickets are on sale from Katys Bar at The Limelight and Ticketmaster (Belfast City Centre), www.ticketmaster.ie, www.belsonic.com and from all Ticketmaster outlets.

What are the age restrictions for Belsonic?

Belsonic is a 16+ event unless otherwise specified as 18+. People under the age of 16 will not be admitted. Valid photo ID is required.

Will there be special travel arrangements for Belsonic 2019?

Music fans are being encouraged to use public transport to and from the gigs where possible and Translink will be operating special shuttle buses and rail services throughout.

For full details, visit www.translink.co.uk/belsonic.

Taxis can drop off and pick up from both the Annadale Embankment at Dunnes Stores. This is the only only designated area for taxis.

Plan your journey in advance and please be aware that late-comers after the main act has taken to the stage may be refused admission.

Will there be food and drink facilities at Ormeau Park?

There will be a number of food outlets and bars on site. Valid photo ID is required when purchasing alcohol.

Are there cloakroom and or banking facilities on site?

There are no cloakroom or locker facilities on site. If there will be ATM machines on site, organisers will post on social media to confirm.

How's the weather looking for Belsonic?

A mix of sun, showers and cloud are expected over the next fornight, but the concert will take place rain or shine so keep an eye on forecasts closer to the date and remember to dress appropriately for the weather.

Are there any restricted items I won't be allowed to bring to the venue?

Football or GAA tops will not be permitted on the concert site, so please don’t wear these to the event.

Do not bring alcohol, food, glass, cans, fireworks, flags, laser pens or pointers, spikes, studs or anything dangerous, umbrellas, poles, fold up or blow up chairs or garden furniture, professional audio or visual recording equipment – you will not be allowed in with any of these items and there are no lockers for storage. Prohibited items will be confiscated and disposed of accordingly.

Pubs near Ormeau Park

  • The Limelight
  • Katy's Bar
  • The Pavilion
  • The Errigle
  • Northern Lights

Hotels near Ormeau Park

  • Clayton
  • Malmaison
  • Radisson Blue
  • Park Inn
  • Holiday Inn Express, Queen's Quarter, 106a University St.
  • Ibis Queen's Quarter, 75 University St.
  • Premier Inn Alfred Street

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