Family Fun

County Wexford Festival Calendar 2019

Family Fun ,Insider Tips

Here in County Wexford we love festivals and thankfully, there’s no shortage of festivals held in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter.   You’re sure to find a County Wexford Festival for you as all interests and ages are catered for from Food, Music and Wellbeing, to Heritage, Culture, Literature and Arts.   Festival of Fire […]

Family Adventure in Wexford

Family Fun ,Summer In Wexford

For families, Wexford has everything – whether your kids love the great outdoors or are just as happy playing on a beach, there’s something special for everyone.   For families the range of activities is wide-ranging from water sports such as sailing and kayaking to horse riding, karting, seal watching or just sunbathing and swimming […]

5 Memorable Family Experiences

Family Fun ,Summer In Wexford

There are numerous fantastic memorable family experiences in Wexford. Here are a few of our favourites   Ride a Digger at Kia Ora Mini Farm A fun-filled family day out is guaranteed at the enchanting Kia Ora Mini Farm, with it’s beautiful outdoor setting and friendly and adorable animals galore. As well as holding or […]

Things to do for Free

Family Fun ,Insider Tips ,Road Trips

Whether you’re holidaying for a fortnight, a week or just a weekend, its easy to spend a small fortune no matter what destination. A break away to county Wexford doesn’t need to break the bank and so, we’ve listed a couple of suggestions to keep you entertained that are absolutely free! Out & About Wexford […]

Treat Yourself to Something Sweet

Family Fun ,Insider Tips

It wouldn’t be an Irish getaway if it didn’t involve cake, so satisfy your sweet tooth and indulge in stylish afternoon tea or freshly baked delicacies amongst Wexford’s growing café culture. Be it a morning snack, afternoon delight, or a delectable dessert, you’ll be sure to whet your appetite for something sweet at one of […]

Island Hopping

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Visiting The Saltee Islands The Saltee Islands, situated just 5 kilometres off the coast of Wexford, are as rare as they are beautiful, and are a must-see when visiting this part of the country. The two unoccupied islands, The Great Saltee and Little Saltee are unspoiled nature reserves which provide a sanctuary to one of […]

Spooky Things to do Around Wexford

Autumn In Wexford ,Family Fun

County Wexford is home to Ireland’s most haunted house so there’s never a shortage of ghoulish events and activities as Halloween approaches. There’s something for all the family both young and old as well as a range of adult only scares if you’re brave enough to try.   Halloween Haunts at Wells House & Gardens […]

Santa Visits Around County Wexford

Family Fun

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and what better way to celebrate the festive season than treating the family to a Winter break here in county Wexford. Below is a list of some of the magical Santa Experiences that can be discovered across county Wexford, which includes Sensitive Santa Visits for children with […]

Hook Lighthouse and the joys of Wexford

Family Fun ,Road Trips

Hook Lighthouse is anything but modest as it lays claim to not only being Wexford’s most popular visitor attraction but also the oldest original operating lighthouse in the world.   There is nothing I like more on a road trip than to sample the fayre and food of the locality and there are always interesting […]

A Surfer’s Paradise Road Trip

Family Fun ,Insider Tips ,Road Trips

With its brighter weather and longer evenings, Summer is the season for a road trip, where you can explore hidden land marks, meet interesting locals, and visit little towns you never knew existed. One of Ireland’s greatest road trips is an exploration of Wexford’s movie-star beaches.   A surfer’s paradise, Wexford boasts over 25 different […]

Life’s a Beach

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With 200 km of coastline, and a majority of this carpeted in beautiful, golden sand, it’s no wonder that Wexford boasts over 25 different beaches, some of them renowned for their Hollywood status, others for the title of longest stretch of golden sand in Ireland and other equally impressive accolades. To navigate the list and […]

The Viking Coast Road Trip

Family Fun ,Insider Tips ,Road Trips

Wexford, with its lengthy green coastline, superior beaches and rich, turbulent history features some of the greatest road trips in Ireland. It’s location between the two Viking strongholds of Dublin and Waterford means that it was greatly influenced by the power struggles that played out between the Irish and Viking Kings in Ireland’s Ancient East. […]