Spraoi and Harvest Cancelled

Spraoi and Harvest September Offerings Cancelled Due to updated COVID-19 government guidelines, organisers of both A Celebration of Harvest and Spraoi Time 2020 programmes have announced their cancellation. Teams at Spraoi, Waterford Harvest Festival and Waterford City and County Council had worked to reimagine both festivals. However, new guidelines instructing cafes, restaurants and similar venues […]

Halloween on the Waterford Greenway

Halloween on the Waterford Greenway The Waterford Greenway is the place to be this Halloween Bank Holiday Weekend.  No less than 5 events are taking place with “The Wicked Woods” with Spraoi at Carriganore (WIT Arena entrance), “Magical Woodland” at Mount Congreve, “Spooky Express” at Waterford & Suir Valley Railway, A “Pumpkin Party” at  Coach […]

Spraoi’s Winter Wonderland

Winterval to Unveil Spraoi’s Winter Wonderland Spectacle  A brand new free Winter Wonderland attraction by award-winning street theatre company, Spraoi will be unveiled at Ireland’s largest Christmas festival, Winterval this Friday (30 November). Waterford city’s Wyse Park is to be transformed into a magical walk-through experience at Ireland’s Christmas Capital — with large-scale effect toys, […]

TripAdvisor’s “Most Excellent” Places to Travel Worldwide

TripAdvisor’s “Most Excellent” Places to Travel Worldwide World’s Largest Travel Site Recognizes Tourism Destinations with the Most TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Recipients TripAdvisor®, the travel planning and booking site, announced the “Most Excellent” global tourism destinations that have the highest percentage of TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence recipients. Now in its eighth year, the Certificate of […]

A look back on 2016

A look back on 2016 There’s nothing like having a look back on the year that past, so we thought we’d share with you a few photos in our roundup and call it A look back on 2016.  We have met some fantastic people along the way who have made all the difference to Waterford […]

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 […]