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 best for fun, any time of year.
Festivals | Wexford is internationally known for the famous Wexford Festival Opera and Wexford Spiegeltent Festival celebrating the arts, music and comedy, but it's also known for many more festivals. From food, harvest and seasonal festivals, literary festivals, comedy festivals and the Fringe Festival to name a few. This year, the Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2024 is coming to County Wexford for 8 days of craic agus cheoil in our vibrant, exciting, atmospheric and welcoming town.
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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Wexford Light Opera Society presents The Phantom of the Opera
Mon 29th April - Sat 4th May
Prepare to be captivated, enthralled, and spellbound as the Wexford Light Opera Society proudly presents Andrew Lloyd Webber’s timeless masterpiece, “The Phantom of the Opera,” at the prestigious National Opera House. A spellbinding tale of love, obsession, and the power of music, this iconic musical has enthralled audiences worldwide for decades, and now it comes […]
Pat & Faye Shortt – Knuckle Down
Sat 11th May - Sat 11th May
Riverside Park Hotel – 11th May Pat and Faye Shortt are back again with their brand-new slick comedy show “Knuckle Down”, this follows their hugely popular sell out 2023 tour“Well”. The new show is a riot of sketch comedy, as Pat and Faye bring their array of new characters to life. Fasten your seat […]
These Charming Men – The Music of The Smiths
Sat 11th May - Sat 11th May
These Charming Men, Crown Live, May 11th Doors 8.30pm / Show 9:30pm Crown Live, Monck Street, Co. Wexford, Y35 XC95 Tickets: Super Early Booker €10 Early Booker €13 General Admission €16 18+ Morrissey: “I’m very impressed and flattered by what they do” Andy Rourke: “Spooky, spot on” These Charming Men from Dublin, Ireland were formed in […]
The Dirty Tattooed Circus Bastards
Fri 7th June - Fri 7th June
The Dirty Tattooed Circus Bastards are coming to Crown Live, Friday 8th June! Doors 8:30pm / Show 9:30pm Crown Live, Monck Street, Wexford, Co. Wexford, Y35 XC95 Tickets €20 18+ This is not your average cabaret… It’s a rock & roll, comedy-circus extravaganza! The creative minds behind the critically acclaimed Dirty Tattooed Circus Bastards Show are bringing a groundbreaking cabaret […]
No Stairway – The Irish Led Zeppelin
Sat 8th June - Sat 8th June
Get ready for a ‘whole lotta’ No Stairway, Ireland’s premiere Led Zeppelin tribute band on tour in 2024 Saturday, June 8th Crown Live, Monck Street, Co. Wexford, Y35 XC95 Ireland Doors 8.30pm / Show 9.30pm General Admission Tickets €16 + booking fee (18+) SOME OF the greatest hard rock and blues ever […]
Classic Car Show At Wells House and Gardens
Sun 16th June - Sun 16th June
Be sure to save the date for the 2024 Annual Classic Car Show at Wells House and Gardens! The event will take place on June 16th & is the perfect day to celebrate Father’s Day with the whole family. Indulge in the beauty of meticulously restored cars and engage with passionate car owners sharing their […]
Clohamon Vintage-Heritage Weekend. Y21D8P9
Sat 13th July - Sun 14th July
Heritage Weekend Saturday evening we have story telling by local story tellers beside the old bog cottage. This is a working cottage, With open fire. We cook stew outdoors in the skillet pots. Sunday we have the cottage working cooking Bacon and cabbage and Wexford spuds. Vintage machinery and tools on display. Traders selling there […]
Sat 3rd August - Sat 3rd August
Huge Outdoor Event for 2024! Damien Dempsey with full band at Crown Quarter Car Park with special guest, Kiera Dignam more special guests to be announced! Saturday August 3rd Gates open 7pm 18+ 14+ accompanied by an adult ticket holder Ticket price Early Booker €42 General Admission €45