News / 25.01.23

Central Cee, Slowthai, Overmono and more confirmed for AVA Festival 2023

The Belfast-based festival has shared its first lineup for 2023.


The London duo dial in a slamming mix for buzzing dancefloors

News / 26.04.22

AVA Festival announces opening event, afterparties and day splits for 2022

The Belfast festival returns on 3 and 4 June with Bicep, LSDXOXO, Jon Hopkins and VTSS

News / 26.01.22

Belfast’s AVA Festival reveals 2022 line-up

AVA Festival has announced the line-up for its upcoming edition, set to take place at iconic open-air venue Titanic Slipways, in Belfast, on 3-4 June

Bicep © Dan Medhurst
News / 17.11.21

Bicep to headline AVA Festival 2022

The Belfast duo return to the festival next summer for their biggest Northern Irish live show to date

AVA Festival 2021: A triumph for the Belfast club scene

Local talent dominated this year’s line-up, which featured Hammer, Cromby, Swoose, Space Dimension Controller and Bicep

AVA Festival
News / 27.08.21

AVA Festival unveils full 2021 line-up

The Belfast event has detailed its full line-up, stage splits and afterparty programme

AVA Festival
News / 02.05.19

AVA Festival unveils full 2019 programme

The event heads to Belfast on 30 May to 2 June

Black Madonna
News / 28.03.19

The Black Madonna and Horse Meat Disco step up for AVA Belfast’s conference programme

The event will take place on 31 May to 1 June 2019

Events / 07.02.19

Bicep, Gaika and Saoirse join AVA London’s daytime conference

The free conference, followed by a ticketed club night, will be held at Printworks on 15 March

In Photos: AVA Festival 2018

From backstage moments with Robert Hood to Helena Hauff digging through the vinyls, check out a gallery of images from the Irish festival’s 2018 instalment

Larry Heard
Events / 05.03.18

Larry Heard announced for AVA Festival 2018

The festival and conference event will be held at Belfast from 1-2 June

Events / 15.02.18

Optimo, Saoirse and Or:la to play AVA Festival’s London event

The annual Belfast festival will stage a two-day event in London, on 16-17 March

Mixes / 31.03.16


With few hard-copy releases to her name and a refreshing indifference to self-promotion, Or:la’s career…