Boxing Day. It’s our favourite Christmas night out of the year.
So much so, we can never decide where to go. So here’s our top Boxing Night events, with everything you need to know including drink deals, prices and times. So you have more time getting ready / pre-drink gaming, and less worrying over where to go. Just make sure you book your taxis early to beat the queues!
1. Shine Boxing Night
Mandela Hall Queen’s Students’ Union, Dec 26 from 9pm, £20 / £22
Celebrating 20 years, QUBSU are marking the occasion with a huge bill from across the spectrum of underground Electronic music for what is usually the biggest night of the year!
Headlining is non other than German Techno star Ben Klock. He will be making his long awaited return to the main room, fresh of the back of a highly praised Essential Mix debit just a few weeks ago. He will be supported by our own Techno trailblazers Phil Kieran and Schmutz.
In room 2, Manchester party High Hoops make their debut in Belfast, hosting the Bunatee with a heavy line-up of House featuring San Proper, Feel My Bicep’s Hammer as well as Shine residents and High Hoops guests Swoose & Cromby!
Room 3, Bristol House duo Icarus headline with support from Hubb & Eddy Kennedy! Having been tipped as ones to watch in 2015 by Pete Tong, they’ve just released their huge new big room track ‘Ride This Train’ which is gathering a lot of attention from the airwaves.
2. Boxing Day At El Divino
Laganbank Rd. Dec 26,
Whilst the full line up is yet to be confirmed, Residents include: Mike Callan, K Kru Chris Quinn, Conor Magavock, Rory Lynam, Gary Mac, Jay Kay.
BOXING NIGHT ❄£2.50 Drinks Promos ❄ £6 Entry on Guestlist ❄ Winter Photobooth ❄ Shisha Garden ❄ pic.twitter.com/wg4PSmosSV
— El Divino Belfast (@ElDivinoBelfast) December 22, 2015
At just six quid entry and £2.50 a drink, we would entirely plan to spend your time between the bar, Photobooth and Shisha Garden.
For paying guest list PM El Divino Belfast on Facebook, or for Vip Packages email firstname.lastname@example.org.
3. Boxing Day At Ollies
The Merchant Hotel, 35-39 Waring St, Cathedral St, Dec 26
Music by Stephen Latimer & Ryan Miskimmin, as well as live music in the Garden and performances from The Fire Angels.
PM for guestlist, table bookings, or special requests : email@example.com.
Check out their Facebook page for more info.
4. Boxing Night At The Bot
23-27 Malone Rd, Dec 26 8pm – 2am, £12
The Bot is hosting Keep It Real – Boxing Night Extravangaza – featuring seven DJ’s – in one massive night. They include:
– Mark Wesley
– Ed Heaney
– Jamie B
– Craig Dalzell
– David Ashe
– Ed Gault
Tickets are £12 and are available at the bar. Check out thebotanicinn.com for more info.
5.AAA Sturdays Boxing Night Special
17 Ormeau Av, Dec 26 from 9.30pm, £8
Three rooms, three DJ’s and you.
It’s always hard to beat a night out at the Limelight, and Boxing Night is certainly no exception.