Festivals

Wexford Film Festival

Sat 3rd August - Sun 4th August
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The 4th Annual Wexford Film Festival takes place in the Wexford Arts Centre on Saturday August 3rd & Sunday August 4th 2019. We’ve got a great line-up of films from across the globe as well as a few from right here in Wexford! Check out the full line up of films on our official website: https://www.wexfordfilmfestival.com […]

Gorey Market House Festival

Fri 2nd August - Sun 4th August
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Always a great line up of events, top bands, live music, pub vibe competition, play day In addition to the brilliant Something Happens on Saturday night, August 3, we will have Ireland’s best Queen tribute act, “Qween”, on Sunday August 4th. Throughout the weekend lots of local acts will take to the stage, including Tied […]

Blackstairs Blues Festival

Fri 13th September - Sun 15th September
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Enniscorthy is host to the Longest running Blues Festival in Ireland, and this year we are looking forward to our 25th Festival which will run from the 13th – 15th of September. The Enniscorthy Blackstairs Blues Festival guarantees all locals and visitors an exciting musical weekend each September in a beautiful historical town of the […]

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 […]

Santa’s North Pole Experience

Fri 29th November - Mon 23rd December
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The North Pole’s magic portal re-opens on Wexford Quay this Christmas bringing Santa and his Elves to town. 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 Wexford Quay to the wonder of the […]

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 […]

The Normans are Here

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This May 850 years ago the Norman’s first arrived to Ireland on the shores of Bannow in County Wexford. Wexford launch ‘The Normans Are Here’ a year long programme of festivals and events to honour the occasions.   Wexford announces Programme of Events for the 850th Anniversary of the Arrival of the Normans to Ireland – […]

WellWex Festival

Sun 21st July - Sun 21st July
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Come and ‘Find Your Well’ in the sunny south east! WellWex is Wexford’s newest wellbeing festival. This is an unmissable experience for anyone interested in boosting their physical, mental and emotional health. The full day, interactive programme boasts diverse, fun workouts, inspiring talks, motivational panel discussions, delicious local food, creativity workshops and a chill out […]

Viking Fire Festival 2019

Sat 28th September - Sun 29th September
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This event will be run between the Irish National Heritage Park and Wexford Quay front. More details to follow.

The Gap Arts Festival

Fri 9th August - Sun 11th August
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   The Gap Arts Festival  August 9 -11th, bringing the arts to parts they wouldn’t otherwise reach. Nominated for a Rural Inspiration Award 2019 by the European Network for Rural Development, the Gap Arts Festival is a family-friendly, multi-discipline arts festival, with an open-arms welcome for audiences young and old, and for participants in a wide range of […]

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 […]

Streams of Bunclody

Fri 19th July - Sun 21st July
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Streams of Bunclody Festival, July 19th – 21st 2019   Opening at 8pm on Friday 19th July Parade, to celebrate the Festival’s theme, ‘Irish Myths and Legends’, Finishing with a Celtic fire dance.   Saturday, 20th Carrigduff Children’s festival (11.00 to 2.30pm.) Street Entertainers and Puppetry Workshops followed by Performances. Mean while in the Market […]