Summer in the City Launch Weekend

Summer in the City Launch Weekend

Summer in the City

The BIG launch weekend for Summer in the City is here!!

Waterford’s free, summer-long music and arts festival takes places across the summer months from June 1 to August 17 with 160 events taking place on four stages across five areas of the city – and it’s all entirely FREE!

This June Bank Holiday Weekend sees a host of events across all areas, with something for everyone!

Saturday June 1:
12pm to 5pm – Waterford Viking Triangle BIG EVENT in Cathedral Square with fun for all the family with stilt walkers, street performance, free face painting, bubbles and the GIANT colouring book!

12pm to 5pm – Crafters Corner – free workshops in Cathedral Square

3pm to 5pm – Newfoundland – IE play Centre Stage in John Roberts Square

3pm to 5pm – Speaker’s Corner – spoken word and poetry event in Bishop’s Palace Square

5pm to 7pm – ArtBeat – Summer in the City with Crome Yellow and Mulcahy in Bailey’s New Street

6pm to 8pm – Mundy plays The Apple Market Stage, with support act Becky Cody Music

8pm to 10.30pm – The Churchyard Sessions with The Jam Tarts in Bailey’s New Street

Sunday June 2:
9pm to11pm – Waterford Cultural Quarter Block Party with Code of Behaviour on O’Connell Street (outside Tully’s). Food by Bear Grillz Street Food

Summer in the City is produced By Central Arts and Partners and funded by Waterford Council and Waterford Viking Triangle. The festival is supported by The Reg Waterford, The Munster Bar, Tully’s Bar Waterford, Rapid Cabs, Waterford Cultural Quarter and media partners WLR FM.

Keep an eye for loads more info, announcements and details to come on their Facebook page HERE!

It’s going to be a great summer!!

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For more events check out the events page here on our website or on our events page on Facebook