You’ll see a lot of clowns about the streets of Belfast at the start of May.
But enough about the electioneering politicians.
Festival of Fools returns to Belfast over the May Day Bank Holiday weekend, from Friday, May 1 to Monday, May 4.
The street festival promises to put a smile on your face and a spring in your step.
During the Bank Holiday, come and sample more than 120 shows and more than 20 walkabout performances presented by the most talented collection of clowns, acrobats, jugglers and eccentrics from around the world.
All events are free and full details can be found here.
You’ll also find details of a number of restaurants who are participating in special deals for the duration of Festival of Fools.