Belfast will be celebrating its sea links with 2013 Titanic Maritime Festival. The Festival takes place during the May Bank Holiday Weekend (25 May-27 May). Various ships will be visiting Belfast for the event including the Gulden Leeuw , a Dutch tall ship built in the 1930s. Titanic Belfast will have a series of Titanic-themed talks along with the Titanic Walking Tour.
Many other activities are planned including pirate re-enactments along with free arts and crafts activities. Street theatre, performers, and a 5o ft inflatable whale for kids to walk through are all part of the event.
Full details are at belfastcity.gov.uk.
Source: Belfast To Celebrate Its Rich Maritime Heritage At 2013 Titanic Maritime Festival(14 May 2o13, Belfast Telegraph)