Bluegrass Festival Draws Record Crowd

Sunshine and bluegrass draw record crowds to the 25th Dunmore East Bluegrass Festival Under blue skies, the village of Dunmore East was the picture-perfect backdrop to the 25th Dunmore East Bluegrass Festival, the four-day festival of free banjo pickin’, foot tappin’ mandolin’ pluckin’, barnstormin’, step dancin’ fiddle playin’, double bass clawin’ bluegrass, Americana, country and […]

Waterford Winner of Foodie Destinations 2019!

Waterford Announced as Winner of Foodie Destinations 2019! Waterford has been announced as the winner of Foodie Destinations 2019, an initiative run the Restaurants Association of Ireland and kindly sponsored by FBD Insurance. Waterford was announced as the winner of the competition at a ceremony in Mount Juliet, in Kilkenny, where the 2019 Finalists had […]

Blindboy returns to Theatre Royal Waterford

The ‘Boy’ is back Blindboy returns to Theatre Royal Waterford on Saturday September 14th with his new live podcast show.  Blindboy’s increased notability away from his band Rubberbandits, has allowed for him to explore wider avenues and create perhaps outrageously mind-altering brainchildren which can only be described as courageous, yet bonkers. With a number one selling […]

Mount Congreve set to host a Maritime Heritage Day

Mount Congreve set to host a Maritime Heritage Day Mount Congreve gardens are set to host a day celebrating Waterford’s maritime heritage on Saturday, August 31st from 12 noon. Visitors can enjoy watching a variety of maritime vessels from Waterford Harbour Sailing Club as they ascend up the River Suir and berth at Mount Congreve. […]

National Heritage Week 17th to 25th of August

National Heritage Week 17th to 25th of August National Heritage Week celebrates all things heritage related. It brings together communities and cultural institutions, academics and enthusiasts, to build awareness about the value of heritage and support its conservation. Each year, during the last week of August, many national and hundreds of local community organisations participate […]

WIT Available to Answer Queries.

WIT Registrar congratulates students on Leaving Cert results and new beginnings Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) Registrar and Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr Derek O’Byrne has extended congratulations to school leavers on their Leaving Cert results released on Tuesday, 13 August 2019.. “Congratulations to Leaving Cert students of 2019 who receive their results this […]

Waterford Walls Festival 2019

Waterford Walls Festival 2019 Waterford Walls Festival based in Waterford, Ireland, is an international street art event celebrating its fifth year this August 22nd-25th 2019. Each year Waterford Walls invites world-class national and international street artists to paint the city’s walls with stunning large scale artwork, and 2019 will be no different! Join it for […]

The 25th Dunmore East Bluegrass Festival

The 25th Dunmore East Bluegrass Festival – a picker’s paradise   If free banjo pickin’, foot tappin’ mandolin’ pluckin’, barnstormin’, step dancin’ fiddle playin’, double bass clawin’ sessions are for you, then the beautiful picturesque coastal village of Dunmore East, Co. Waterford is the only place to be from August 22nd to August 25th. Fans […]

Brand new children’s Nature Trail

Brand new children’s Nature Trail announced for Mount Congreve Gardens A brand new Nature Trail has now been launched at Mount Congreve Gardens is available free of charge for kids (usual charge for adults applies) for the month of August. The 70-acre gardens offer an abundance of nature to explore and to ensure that younger […]