Culture Night 2019 in Waterford City and County

Culture Night 2019 in Waterford City & County Friday September 20th Celebrate our culture, language, heritage and creativity within our local communities and take part in events in your area this Culture Night! Venues and public spaces across the island of Ireland will open their doors to host a programme of free evening and late-night […]

“Take 3 for the Sea” anti-litter pledge

“Take 3 for the Sea” anti-litter pledge   “Take 3 for the Sea” is a simple idea: the campaign encourages people to take three pieces of plastic litter with them when they leave the beach, waterway or… anywhere! We in Waterford are lucky to have a variety of beautiful beaches and coastline. We enjoy our […]

SANTA RETURNS TO MEDIEVAL WATERFORD FOR WINTERVAL

SANTA RETURNS TO MEDIEVAL WATERFORD FOR WINTERVAL Tickets now on sale for all new magical Santa experience Santa is returning home to the atmospheric Choristers’ Hall for the 8th annual Winterval, Ireland’s largest Christmas festival. Tickets for the brand new Santa experience, as well as other selected Winterval favourites — Winterval on Ice and the […]

Remembering 9/11 in Waterford City.

Remembering 9/11 in Waterford City. Last year in September a piece of steel from on of the twin towers in New York was unveiled at and event in right beside the Bishops Palace in Waterford city.   We diid and interview with a retired NYC fire fighter who is originally from Tallow in county Waterford. We […]

13th Waterford Film Festival

RECORD BREAKING SUBMISSIONS The 2019 Submission Season for the 13th Waterford Film Festival closed recently. This year’s submission period has been an amazing success and for the 2nd year in a row the festival has had a record breaking amount of entries. Hundreds of films & scripts have come in from over 30 countries from […]

Students Don’t Walk Home Alone with Rapid Cabs

Don’t walk home alone. Waterford City’s Rapid Cabs has teamed up again with WIT Students’ Union to launch the ‘Get Home Safe’ campaign Now in its third year, Rapid Cabs and the WIT Students’ Union want to reiterate their message to students starting their academic year, “Don’t walk home alone”. Rapid Cabs CEO Eric O’Brien, […]

Greenway Grazing – the Waterford Way

Greenway Grazing – the Waterford Way You’ve planned to visit the Waterford Greenway?  You’ve heard that Waterford has been named the Foodie Destination of Ireland?  For one day only we bring the food & drink makers of Waterford onto the Waterford Greenway.  On Friday September 6th , as part of the Harvest Festival and to […]

Waterford PPN Community Awards

Waterford PPN Community and Voluntary Awards Now in its 15th year. The Waterford PPN Community & Voluntary awards were introduced to recognise and celebrate the commitment and vibrancy of the community and voluntary sector in Waterford and to identify the value of the contribution made by groups in their communities. This scheme would not be […]

WIT Brings the Science of Food to Harvest

WIT brings the science of food to Waterford’s food festival Following the tradition of several years, Calmast, Waterford Institute of Technology’s STEM engagement centre, brings food science and more to Waterford’s popular Harvest festival taking place 6-8 September. Calmast, representing Waterford Institute of Technology, will be right in the centre of action on Broad Street […]

Free family fun at Waterford Harvest Festival

Free family fun at Waterford Harvest Festival Young foodies and aspiring chefs will flock to the Waterford Harvest Festival this weekend, with an abundance of FREE events for families taking place from 6 – 8 September. Having just been named Foodie Destinations 2019 winner by the Restaurants Association of Ireland, Waterford will showcase its gourmet […]