See & Do

Cullenstown Strand

Recently awarded the Green Coast Award, which is given to beaches which may be less developed and less populated than Blue Flag beaches but which nevertheless have excellent water quality. Cullenstown Strand is one of Wexford’s many award winning beaches located on the East Coast near the small village of Cullenstown. The beach is a short […]

Carne Beach

This stunning beach is open to visit all year round and is easily accessible for all with disabled parking, disability toilet and a flat, concrete ramp to the beach. Carne Pier also makes for a fabulous viewing point from the harbour. Carne beach was awarded their Blue Flag. The Blue Flag Award is presented to beaches and […]

Ballinesker Beach

Ballinesker is the beach where Steven Spielberg shot the film “Saving Private Ryan” in 1997 and is covered in soft, wind blown sand. This beautiful and accessible beach is the perfect spot for bird watching, as it it close by to Wexford Wildfowl Reserve, and also for collecting stunning sea shells. The beach boasts a […]

Pirates Cove


Pirates Cove is a family run attraction in Courtown Harbour. At Pirates Cove they work hard to make sure that you get the best family day out in the South East of Ireland. They are open 7 days a week all year round and cater for Kids Birthday Parties and they also welcome group bookings. […]

Hooked on the Sea

Fri 31st May - Mon 3rd June
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Hooked on the Sea 2010 will be running across the Peninsula, a host of marine-themed events for all ages across the June Bank Holiday Weekend. As part of the festival, from Friday 21st May to Monday, June 3rd, the BBQ will be fired up at Hook Lighthouse, games on the lawns and music will be […]

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 […]

Taste Wexford Golf Experience 2019

Sun 8th September - Thu 12th September
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The TasteWexford Golf Experience (previously known as The Gourmet Golf Classic) allows you explore the Sunny South East through its stunning golf courses, beautiful scenery and top-class dining.   #TasteWexford is the experiential side of Wexford’s food and drink offering.  Located in the cornerstone of Ireland’s Ancient East, Wexford has a rich culinary heritage and is known […]

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 – […]

Wexford Literary Festival

Thu 4th July - Sun 7th July
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The Wexford Literary Festival was first founded in 2012 as the Focal Festival, with Focal in Irish meaning “Word”.  The festival was re-branded as the Wexford Literary Festival in 2014. The Festival commenced  its literary Awards programme sponsored by Community Development, Wexford County Council, to include the Colm Tóibín  International Short Story Award, Anthony Cronin […]

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 […]

Family Fun Day – PolsakaEire Festival

Sun 9th June - Sun 9th June
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Enjoy this family Fun Day with a Polish BBQ, Pierogi  & other Polish food specialities, activities for children and the whole family, music and PolskaEire market fair. There is also a raffle on the day with great prizes to be won.   This event is a part of PolskaEire Festival.

Strawberry, Street Rhythms & Roots Festival

Fri 31st May - Sun 2nd June
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The Strawberry, Street Rhythms & Roots festival will be on the June Bank Holiday weekend,running from Friday 31st of May to Monday June the 3rd in Enniscorthy Co. Wexford.  It’s the 52nd year of the Strawberry Fair, which is the second longest running festival in the country after the ‘Rose of Tralee’.  The opening night kicks off […]