JestFest 2017


JestFest returns to Wexford this May Bank Holiday weekend!

JestFest returns to Wexford this May Bank Holiday weekend – it’s the comedy festival where you can see your favourite comedians doing their thing in intimate, atmospheric venues all over town.

Various venues around Wexford Town will host Ireland’s top comedians over the weekend -  Al Porter, David McSavage, Foil Arms and Hog, Neil Delamere, Rory’s Stories, Alison Spittle, Karl Spain, Eric Lalor, Dublin Comedy Improv, Wexford Improv Group, Fred Cooke, The Lords of Strut and many more.  Plenty for the kids too – BAM! A Superhero Circus and Stand-Up Comedy for Kids will take place in Wexford Arts Centre.

Along with a fantastic vintage funfair, international street jesters, acrobats and contortionists will wow all with their amazing performances on Wexford Quay as part of JestFest Comedy Festival.  The Street Theatre Arena will host Buí Bolg, Tumble Circus, Teeny Tiny Theatre and lots more!  Performances take place from Saturday to Monday and all street theatre events are free.

To find out about everything taking place during this fantastic May Bank Holiday weekend festival, visit

Call the JestFest box office on 053 91 99199 or book your tickets online today!

JestFest is brought to you by Lantern Events in association with Wexford County Council and Visit Wexford.

Thu 27th Apr 2017 to Mon 1st May 2017