What's On


What's On in Wexford


Wexford's musical and cultural scene is busy all year round with festivals, family events, comedy shows, live music, heritage events, workshops and more all throughout the year. Our corner of Ireland's Ancient East is #BestForFun, any time of year.


Festivals | Wexford is internationally known for the Opera Festival, but County Wexford is also known for so much more festivals from food and harvest, the Spiegeltent Festival, literary festivals and the Fringe festival to name a few. 


Family-friendly | A wide variety of family-friendly events take place around our beautiful county whether it's a seasonal St.Patrick’s Day Parade, Easter, Halloween or Christmas experience, arts and crafts workshops and other events and activities to keep the whole family occupied and entertained.


Comedy and Live Music | Comedy and live music gigs in Wexford are a must when visiting our corner of the country. With festivals, seasonal events and live music on every corner of Wexford, there's sure to be something happening across the county when you visit during the winter months.


Art & Crafts and Heritage Workshops | Explore a range of art and crafts events or lovely heritage workshops on traditional methods in Wexford's heritage sites, art centres and other venues that take place throughout the year.


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Bridge Drama Presents: ‘Big Big Sky’ by Tom Wells

Fri 24th February - Sun 26th February

24th – 26th March Award-winning amateur drama group, Bridge Drama, presents Big Big Sky by Tom Wells.  Set in Kilnsea, East Yorkshire. Angie and Lauren are closing up the café for another winter; the birds have gone south and taken the tourists with them. The last visitor is Lauren’s father Dennis, stopping by for his […]

Remembering Joe Dolan

Fri 24th February - Fri 24th February

Superstar Joe Dolan left us devastated on St Stephen’s Day 2007, when he sadly passed away. No more were we to see Ireland’s greatest and most popular entertainer belt out his massive hits like “Good looking woman”, “Make me an island”, “More and more”, “It’s you, it’s you”, “Answer to everything”, “Pretty brown eyes”, “Wait till the […]

Crown Metal Mash

Sat 25th February - Sat 25th February

25th February 2023   Sunset Riders The Glam Metal Experience. Europe’s Number Tribute To The Greatest 80s Stadium Bands Such as Motley Crue, Poison, Def Leppard, Aerosmith, Bon Jovi, Guns N’ Roses + much more.   Metalmania A professional hard rock and heavy metal tribute act covering all your favourite bands from Iron Maiden and […]

Jason Byrne “Unblocked”

Sat 25th February - Sat 25th February

25th February Jason Byrne has had an upgrade. In his brand new show “Unblocked” Jason 2.0 talks about his new lease of life following heart surgery. The Six Million Dollar Byrne has cleared his arteries, his mind and his schedule to bring you an evening of pure unadulterated old fashioned fun. This is the ultimate […]

David Gray Live In Concert At National Opera House Wexford

Thu 2nd March - Thu 2nd March

David Gray and his Skellig choir present the songs of Skellig live.    David Gray has confirmed four Irish concert dates as part of his Skellig Tour.  David will play Cork Opera House on Wednesday 1st March, National Opera House, Wexford on Thursday 2nd March and National Concert Hall, Dublin on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th March 2023.   Tickets priced from €59.40 including booking fees from www.ticketmaster.ie and venue box offices.  […]

Seen Drunken Nights – The Story Of The Dubliners

Fri 3rd March - Fri 3rd March

3rd March   Direct from the West End and having sold out venues worldwide, Seven Drunken Nights – The Story of The Dubliners returns to theatres in 2022 with a brand new production for its incredible 5th Anniversary tour.   In association with legendary Irish pub O’Donoghue’s, the place where it all started for The Dubliners back […]

Wexford Sinfonia Presents – Music in Movieland (and beyond)

Sat 4th March - Sat 4th March

4th March   Wexford Sinfonia is delighted to collaborate with composer/conductor Liam Bates for the first time since their 2016 performance of Heroes of The Helen Blake in the National Concert Hall. The orchestra will be joined by a choir of 150 young adult singers from across County Wexford to perform a dazzling array of songs […]

Ukrainian National Ballet present – Swan Lake

Sun 5th March - Sun 5th March

5th March  For the very first time the Internationally esteemed Ukrainian National Ballet will perform with pleasure its critically acclaimed production of Swan Lake at the National Opera House, Wexford next March 5th at 7.30pm.    Set to Tchaikovsky’s delightful score, Swan Lake is one of the most famous and best loved Ballets in the […]

Christine Tobin – Returning Weather

Wed 8th March - Wed 8th March

8th March  Returning Weather is the latest work from Dublin born multi-award-winning vocalist and songwriter Christine Tobin. She was commissioned to write this evocative new song cycle by The Dock Arts Centre, with an Arts Council, Music Commissions Award. Celebrated for her versatility and nonconformist musical spirit, Returning Weather imaginatively weaves song, spoken word, visual effects […]

Dan McCabe at the Riverside Park Hotel

Thu 9th March - Thu 9th March

Dan McCabe with guest Sina Theil live at the Riverside Park Hotel Thursday 9th March 2023 Tickets €35, available from hotel reception Overnight packages available including breakfast and tickets to the concert

Don Baker at The Wexford Arts Centre

Sat 11th March - Sat 11th March

Just turned a young 70 and 55 years on the road, Don has had an amazing career. Harmonica player, singer-songwriter and actor he has headlined with Tom Jones and Van Morrison, acted opposite Daniel Day-Lewis in the Oscar Nominated “In the Name of the Father” and been declared by Bono as “The greatest harmonica player […]

Derek Ryan Live In Concert with special guests Kathy Durkin & Hugo Duncan

Sat 11th March - Sat 11th March

11th March Irish country sensation Derek Ryan’s road to stardom is set to continue with his biggest concert tour yet. Following on from the phenomenal success of his recent Soft Ground tour, Derek Ryan returns with a brand-new concert show for 2023.   Derek and his fantastic band are back on the road to perform […]

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