Festivals

New Ross Piano Festival

Wed 25th September - Sun 29th September
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The New Ross Piano Festival was originally created by a serendipitous partnership between the local voluntary music organisation, Music for New Ross, and the internationally acclaimed concert pianist Finghin Collins. In 2006 the festival began with a clear vision, to celebrate the piano and invite world-class pianists to perform in the town of New Ross, Co Wexford. Year […]

Enniscorthy Halloween Festival

Fri 25th October - Thu 31st October
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The Enniscorthy Halloween Festival is an all-new festival for Halloween lovers young and old. Tickets on Sale Friday 13th September  The Enniscorthy Halloween Festival’s program will feature family friendly workshops such as Broom Making, Mask Painting and an interactive Trick’r’Treating event at Enniscorthy Castle. Children can also get involved in the Zombie Run where participants […]

Wexford Spiegeltent Festival

Fri 11th October - Mon 28th October
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The Spiegeltents are as rare as they are beautiful, lovingly designed and built by Flemish Master Craftsmen in the early 1920s. Only a handful of these unique and legendary “halls of mirrors” are left in the World today, each with their own unique personality and style. These hand hewn pavilions are constructed of oak with teak baroque dance floors and […]

Wexford Winterland Festival

Fri 22nd November - Sun 5th January
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The Wexford Winterland Festival has something for the whole family this festive season and will ignite the magic of Christmas for everyone, aged one to one hundred!    Located on Wexford Quay Santa’s North Pole Experience will captivate young and old this Christmas time. This magical experience is part of The Wexford Winterland Festival and is sure to transport your family from […]

Viking Fire Festival 2019

Sat 28th September - Sat 28th September
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The first annual Viking Fire Festival will take place in Wexford town on September 28th 2019. The historical Wexford town will be transformed back to Viking times as the Wexford Quayside will host an immersive experience akin to life some 900 years ago. Wexford town will hark back to its roots as the quayside is transformed […]

The Eugene O’Neill International Festival of Theatre “One Festival, Two Countries”

Wed 9th October - Sun 13th October
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The Eugene O’Neill International Festival of Theatre in New Ross is a cultural and civic celebration of the strong ties between Ireland and the United States exemplified by O’Neill’s Irish heritage. Eugene O’Neill’s father James, lived in nearby Tinneranny and emigrated from New Ross. Eugene O’Neill famously said, “The one thing that explains more than […]

Write by the Sea Festival

Fri 27th September - Sun 29th September
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Celebrating its 4th year, Write by the Sea takes place in the stunning setting of Kilmore Quay with the theme this year’s festival being “Drawn To The Sea”.  The programme for Write By The Sea 2019 includes a stimulating mix of talks, readings, interviews and workshops. Contributors will include Kit de Waal, Mike McCormack, Paula Meehan, Sara […]