Things to Do in Wexford
Wexford being in the top 3 places to visit for a staycation is not surprising. Find below only an example of what to do while visiting Wexford.
- Explore one of many beaches along our 250 km coastline for a day out with the children or to find the best spots for water activities like surfing, kitesurfing or kayaking. Discover the six Blue Flag and more than ten Green Coast awarded beaches.
- Take a peaceful walk around one of Wexford's many beautiful gardens, splendid all year long. More than 10 fabulous gardens surrounding castles and Victorian houses are a must in your visit.
- Enjoy one of the many festivals that take place on County Wexford. Music festivals like the world-known Opera Festival or the Spiegel tent Festival, as well as literary festivals like Write by the Sea or Art in the Open to name a few.
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Taste of Wexford Golf Experience
Four great days of unforgettable food, fun & fairways! Enjoy a Taste of Wexford – not just amazing food, but hospitality that’s second to none and some of the most beautiful golf courses Ireland’s Sunny South East has to offer. This is an event for the Gourmet Golfer. “Without question one of the best few […]
Write by the Sea Festival
Fri 24th September - Sun 26th September
Write by the Sea literary festival is a must for all authors, poets, writers, keen readers, artists or anyone with a keen interest or ambition in literature. We regret that the 5th annual Write by the Sea festival which was due to take place from September 25th-27th 2020 has been rescheduled due to the ongoing […]
Wexford Lavender Farm
Attractions, Gardens, Outdoor & Family Fun, See & Do, Tours & Trails, Wexford Garden Trail, Wexford Trails
Irelands only dedicated Lavender Farm, we have 5 acres of lavender set out in two fields. A café, giftshop, plant sales (summer) playground, woodland walks, animals, quad train ride for children, craft room (summer months).
Tri the Hook
Sat 22nd August - Sat 22nd August
This Sprint Triathlon is perfect for those wanting to try their hand at a triathlon. The 750m swim takes place in the historic and sheltered Baginbun Bay. Then it’s on to a 20km cycle along country roads which competitors have described as “very technical with a good mix of challenging inclines”. Finally, a 5km […]
The National 1798 Rebellion Centre
Fanned by flames of Revolution in America and France, the events of 1798 in Ireland are etched forever on Irish history. Vividly re-told in an exciting interpretation of events the “Rebellion Experience” at The National 1798 Rebellion Centre is not to be missed. On your visit, you will meet the key figures of the Rebellion, […]
Antique & Craft Fair
ANTIQUE & CRAFT FAIR – Sunday 20th of September One of Ireland’s most popular antique and craft fair events is back! The house is open to the public showcasing some beautiful wares with more spectacular finds on the lawn. All crafts and antique dealers are welcome to apply.
The Village at Wheelocks
The Wheelocks have been growing fruit at the family farm since the 1950s. Now we are delighted to welcome you to our farm to experience the Village at Wheelock’s! Our newly developed 17-acre site is in a beautiful rural setting just outside Enniscorthy and easily accessed from the M11 motorway between Dublin and Wexford. We […]
Wexford Arts Centre
Wexford Arts Centre based in the historic Cornmarket building was established in 1974, and we are very proud to be the oldest regional arts centre in Ireland. We have been providing art and entertainment for native and visitor alike ever since. We are thankful to all our supporters including main funding from Arts Council Ireland, Wexford County Council, Pobal and Wexford Local Development.
Wexford Harvest Festival
Sat 15th August - Sun 16th August
The 2020 event has been cancelled due to COVID-19. A great event for all the family, young and not so young, this festival will celebrate everything related to Wexford and its bounty and provide a great family day out! So, calling all foodies, adventurers, festival fans and serious fun lovers. The Harvest Festival will take […]
Enniscorthy Golf Club Membership 2020
Enniscorthy Golf Club is now enrolling new members for the 2020 season. Enniscorthy Golf Club is rich in history since opening in 1907. Set at the foothills of the Blackstairs Mountains this beautiful and scenic golf course will transport you to a nature filled tranquil setting as soon as you drive through the gates. With its […]
The South Wexford Coastal Tour
This is a full day guided tour of The Hook Peninsula, incorporating four stops along the way. May 1st-Aug 31st : The Hook Lighthouse, Tintern Abbey (lunch stop), Bannow Bay & The Irish National Heritage Park. Sept 1st-April 30th : The Irish National Heritage Park, Bannow Bay, The Hook Lighthouse (lunch stop) & The Kennedy […]
Secret Valley Wildlife Park
Secret Valley Wildlife Park & Zoo is fourteen acres of fun for all the family and the only fully licensed zoo in the southeast of Ireland. We have a full daily timetable of fun activities to keep everyone entertained from bottle feeding our kid goats, to holding guinea pigs, insects and lizards. The children can […]