Clipper Homecoming Festival, City of Derry, June 29 – July 8
Live music, water-based activities, a food festival and a welcome home for the yachts taking part in the world's longest yacht race.

Belfast Hill Heritage Festival, July 2 – 8
Music, talks, art, storytelling, tours and more in the hills surrounding Belfast, Lisburn, Antrim and Newtownabbey.

Mid Antrim Horse Show, Ballee Playing Fields, Ballymena, Co Antrim, July 7
This year's line-up will include amateurs, registered jumping from 90cm to 1.20m, junior jumping and no affiliated horse and pony classes.

Mourne Car and Truck Show, Newcastle, Co Down, July 7
Trucks, cars, bikes, trikes, face painting, live music, a truck pull and a climbing wall.

Irish Game Fair and Country Lifestyle Festival, Shane’s Castle, Co Antrim, July 7 – 8
Billed as one of the greatest Game Fairs in Ireland, visitors can also explore a living history village.

Train as a Jedi, Armagh Planetarium, Co Armagh, July 7 - 8
The Emerald Garrison will decide whether the Force is strong in visitors to the Armagh Planetarium. You can try a brown robe and lightsaber for size too!

Grass Sledging Walk Ups, Delamont Country Park, Killyleagh, Co Down, July 8
Could your summer really be compete without launching yourself downhill on a grass sled?

Wanna be a Detective? Ardress House, Portadown, Co Armagh, July 8
Five to 11-year-olds can test their sleuth skills on the mystery of Do You Know Whodunit?

Ronan Keating Live in Concert at Glenarm Castle, Co Antrim, July 14
Keating is the main act at this year's Dalriada Festival and will be headlining the 3,000-capacity big top. Special guest is Sharon Corr.

Family Nature Day at Killard, Co Down, July 14
Guided nature walk and bring your own picnic for a day to remember by the sea.

Enniskillen Canoe Tours, Lakeland Forum, Co Fermanagh, throughout July (Saturdays and Sundays)
Paddle through the history of this 400-year-old island town.

Titanic: Window on Emigration, Ulster American Folk Park, Omagh, Co Tyrone, until January 2014
Explore a third class cabin and learn more about the life stories of the passengers.

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