A Weekend in Waterford

A Weekend in Waterford If you are looking for a breakaway then there is nothing like A Weekend in Waterford.  Whatever your interests we have you covered here in Waterford.  Whether it’s history or horse riding, surfing or sightseeing, trains or theatre, golf or greyhounds, fishing or food we have something for everyone. As Ireland’s […]

Spraoi weekend!

Spraoi proves time and time again what can be done here in Waterford City. Spraoi weekend is all over for another year but what an amazing weekend we just had here in Waterford City.  The organisers and all the team at Spraoi should take a bow and be proud of what they have achieved .  […]

Spraoi Parade 2016

Waterford Spraoi Parade 2016 Waterford Spraoi presents the annual spectacular festival  Spraoi Parade 2016 on Sunday July 31st.  With the theme “Waterford The Musical”.  This parade involves hundreds of performers in costumes with floats, fire and special effects, taking everyone at the parade on a nostalgic journey through Vikings, Goats, Hucklebucks, Boats and and Brendan […]

Spraoi 2016

Spraoi 2016     Spraoi Street Arts Festival is Irelands biggest and best street festival and this year it will  present an exciting international programme of street performances  that has made Spraoi famous, not only in Ireland but throughout the world!  Get your programme HERE Waterford In Your Pocket will be out on the streets […]

Waterford Viking Marathon

Waterford Viking Marathon 2016 Saturday the 25th of June Waterford City Thousands took to the streets of Waterford city for the Waterford Viking Marathon. With a distance of 26 miles or 42 kilometers, there is nothing like a marathon to test your endurance.  Runners and walkers came not just from all over Ireland but from […]

DayTripper 2016

DAYTRIPPER 2016 WATERFORD  RSC, FRIDAY 1ST TO SUNDAY 3RD JULY  DayTripper the South East’s favourite music weekender is back in Waterford for Year 4 in July, with another fantastic line-up over 3 nights. There will be over 5 hours of continuous top quality live music each night over 3 stages, with on-site bar/food and other […]

Waterford Where I Live

Waterford Where I Live A taste of what surrounds us here in Waterford A quote from the Dalai Lama got me thinking, “Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before”! Because of my travels with Waterford In Your Pocket I tend to end up in a new place nearly every week. At each turn […]

Christmas Safety Message

Rapid Cabs and Purple Flag Christmas safety messages Waterford City’s Rapid Cabs and Purple Flag offer top five safety tips for going out this Christmas season. Christmas is a special time of year, especially for those who live in Waterford City. The City centre will enjoy its busiest time of the year with Christmas parties, […]

Eating Waterford

A Challenge to Eat Waterford products Eating Waterford is a challenge that I set myself and here is how the whole story unfolded! I met up with a few friends the other night at a local watering hole.  It wasn’t the usual place that we were used to meeting but we decided on a change […]

Waterford’s Coffee Tradition

Something’s brewing at Coffee House Lane! The Coffee Warehouse revives Waterford’s traditional art of coffee roasting When you think of some of the great foodstuffs that originated in Waterford you can’t but help think of the blaa, rashers or even cream crackers.  But, one of Waterford’s better kept secrets is coffee, and a Waterford company, […]