Waterford Writers Weekend

Some 40 Top Authors and Poets are bound for Waterford Writers Weekend at Imagine Arts Festival Some of the country’s award-winning and best-selling authors and poets are bound for Waterford for the annual Waterford Writers Weekend as part of the Imagine Arts Festival this October 19th to 29th. Curated by broadcaster Rick O’Shea, a programme […]

Maritime Heritage Weekend

Maritime Heritage Weekend Friend and Foe 2017 On the 4th and 5th of August the Barony of Gaultier Historical Society presents a Maritime Heritage Weekend with the title “Friend and Foe 2017”. The rescue a German U-Boat commander by three fishermen from Dunmore East in August 1917 is the core of a two-day centenary commemorative […]

Road Closures during Viking Marathon

Road Closures during Viking Marathon Saturday the 24th of June is the day of the Waterford Viking Marathon and to facilitate the marathon there will be road closures in and around the city.  Here is a list of the road closures during the Viking Marathon.  A map of the route can be accessed Here Roads […]

New Winterval Committee takes the reins!

New Winterval Committee takes the reins! Former Chief Executive of Waterford Chamber of Commerce, Nick Donnelly, has been announced as Chair of Winterval, Ireland’s Favourite Christmas Festival. The quintessential yuletide festival will return for its sixth season from November 17th to December 23rd. It is intended that this year’s event will take on board more […]

The Churchyard Sessions

The Churchyard Sessions FREE OPEN AIR CONCERTS LAUNCHES WITH “LE GALAXIE” The Reg, in partnership with Central Arts, launch “The Churchyard Sessions” on Saturday 10th June with Music Festival Favourites “Le Galaxie” – who put on a pulsating & energetic live performance of Electro/Synth/Vocals. The Churchyard Sessions, on Baileys New Street, are a series of […]

Bank Holidays in 2017

Bank Holidays in 2017 There’s nothing like a bank holiday and long weekend’s so we thought we’d let you know the Bank Holidays in 2017.  There is always something happening with festivals and events on the long weekends and to get the best out of the weekends it makes sense to start planning ahead. So […]

10 Things you Shouldn’t do at Christmas

10 Things you Shouldn’t do at Christmas We all love Christmas, well I hope we do, friends and family, parties and celebrations and festive fun and frolics but sometimes we forget a little bit of Etiquette goes a long way. So here are 10 things that you SHOULDN’T do at Christmas.   10 Things you […]

Dunmore East

Dunmore East If you have never visited Dunmore East then you are in for a real treat!  The fishing village which is on the mouth of the Waterford Harbour is in the barony of Gaultier which translated from Irish means ” Land of the Foreigner”.  Dunmore or Dún Mór, which means “Great Fort”, got it’s […]

Comeraghs Wild Festival 2016

Comeraghs Wild Festival 2016 “The Comeraghs… from the Mountains to the Sea…..” The Comeraghs Wild Festival 2016 has a myriad of events lined up to suit all tastes and all ages. It takes place from 15th to the 18th of September. It has become such an established festival since it first graced the Comeragh area […]

Culture Night 2016

Culture Night 2016 in Waterford Friday 16th of September Culture Night is an annual public event taking place in venues all over Ireland that celebrates culture, creativity and the arts.  Culture Night 2016 is an exciting opportunity to explore your local cultural activities, visit galleries, museums, participate in walks, listen to open air concerts and listen […]