Festivals

Wexford Documentary Film Festival

Fri 21st September - Sun 23rd September
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In addition this year’s professionally facilitated, high quality workshops are in film making, and acting.  the festival also includes a range of  post screening discussions and workshops. Uniquely this festival offers Artists and filmmakers the opportunity to submit work to be included in the festival through an open call with no fee involved; entrance to all screenings is free. Main programming is in two screens in the Stella Maris Centre; however this year sees […]

Fri 22nd June - Sun 24th June
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Country Music Weekend AVAILABLE: 21 JUNE 2018 – 23 JUNE 2018 Country Music 1/2 or 3 Nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast & includes full ccess to Country Music Shows. Thursday 21st June Mike Denver and his Band plus Paddy O’Brien and his Band Friday 22nd June Jimmy Buckley and his Band plus Shane Owens and […]

The Little Festival at the Big House

Sun 19th August
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Sunday 19th August 2018 from 1.00pm to 5.00pm   A festival of entertainment and guaranteed fun for all the family! Make sure you visit Wells House this weekend for a spectacular range of acts and arts in association with Wexford Arts Centre – our biggest event of the year! More information coming soon at www.wellshouse.ie

Spiegeltent Festival

Fri 12th October - Sun 28th October
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From its inaugural year in 2012, Wexford Spiegeltent Festival has grown to be one of the biggest and most successful multi-genre festivals in Ireland.  Set in the beautiful surroundings of the Paradiso Spiegeltent, the Festival has a unique and enticing atmosphere, blending the Olde Worlde feel of the Spiegeltents with the best in popular entertainment. The […]

Wexford Opera Festival

Fri 19th October - Sun 4th November
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The highly acclaimed Wexford Opera Festival which is now in it’s 67th year, will run from the 19th October to the 4th November. To download the 2018 Wexford Opera Festival brochure, please click here

Annual Wexford Garden Trail Festival

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Annual Wexford Garden Trail Festival 1st to 31st July 2018. Please see http://www.wexfordgardentrail.com for individual gardens event details.

Art in the Open Festival

Sun 29th July - Mon 6th August
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This year, our 11th Festival, ART IN THE OPEN will host six spectacular Paint-Out locations featuring some of the most stunning scenery, charming villages and historic towns South East Ireland has to offer.  The list includes Duncannon, Artramon House in Castlebride, Clonegal/Huntington Castle, Rosslare Harbour/Safe, Bunclody/Newtownbarry House and of course the start and finish in Wexford Town. […]

Foil Arms and Hog – Oink at JestFest

Fri 4th May
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Former children and regular eaters Foil Arms & Hog are back with their new show. OinK is a fast paced sketch show featuring a collection of songs for the elderly, a baggage handler’s interpretive dance and a shop that naively only sells balaclavas. Best known for their YouTube videos (50 million online hits), their live […]

Wexford Maritime Festival

Sat 23rd June - Sun 24th June
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County Wexford’s largest free family festival celebrates Wexford’s rich maritime history. The Maritime Festival showcases the very best of Wexford food too. An action-packed weekend on Wexford’s famous quay front with dramatic air-sea rescue demonstrations, sailing, rowing, raft racing, a spectacular stunt air display, a feast of Wexford’s finest foods,. There is also a Viking Village, Emergency Services Village, Kids Zone, Try […]

Enniscorthy Strawberry Festival

Fri 1st June - Sun 3rd June
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The scene is set for the 51st County Wexford Strawberry Fair/Street Rhythms and Roots Festival which takes place in Enniscorthy over the June Bank holiday weekend. Internationally renowned author Carmel Harrington will open this year’s festival from the bandstand in The Market Square on Friday, June 1st at 7.30 p.m. and in doing so set […]

Enniscorthy Rockin’ Food Festival

Fri 3rd August - Mon 6th August
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Following on from the tremendous success of 2017, this Family Festival returns on the August Bank Holiday Weekend 2018. This year promises an even wider range of FREE outdoor Rock ‘n’ Roll Gigs, a superior Artisan Food Market, brand-new food related workshops, trails and events, and not forgetting the endless supply of family fun.   […]

Write by the Sea Festival

Fri 28th September - Sun 30th September
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“Write By The Sea is a literary festival set in the intimate fishing village of Kilmore Quay, Co Wexford. It offers a platform for established and emerging authors to explore and explain the process of writing for keen readers and would-be writers. The programme for Write By The Sea includes a generous mix of talks, […]