WaterFood 2020

WaterFood 2020 A Celebration of Waterford From the Mountains to the Sea!   WaterFood 2020; From the mountains to the sea and throughout the historic city streets, Waterford comes alive this September with food, entertainment and art! Waterford has always been a city of firsts – the first place to roast coffee in Ireland, the […]

The Celtic Corridor

The Celtic Corridor On July 20th a small group will embark on a 12 day journey across Ireland to explore the potential of establishing a new initiative called The Celtic Corridor. Starting in Rosslare, they will travel along the southern coastline through Wexford, Waterford and Cork to reach Ireland’s most south-westerly point, Mizen Head by […]

Visit Waterford…You’re invited to rediscover!

Visit Waterford…You’re invited to rediscover! Visit Waterford…You’re invited to rediscover! If adventure, fun and excitement are on your to-do list, then you’re invited to come and rediscover Waterford. With 100km of sandy beaches, the Waterford Greenway, a 46-km off-road walking and cycling path stretching from Waterford City to Dungarvan, the 1,000 year old Viking history […]

Waterford Lions Club Christmas Carol Concert 2019

Waterford Lions Club Christmas Carol Concert 2019 The 30th year of the Lions Club Christmas Carol Concert will once again be under the baton of Kevin O’ Carroll at The Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity in Waterford City. Thirty years ago, Kevin came to Waterford Lions Club with an idea of having a Carol […]

New Interactive Visitor Experience In Tramore

New interactive visitor experience unveiled at Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens, Waterford   Project opens with Fáilte Ireland investment of €73,000 through the Storytelling Interpretation Grants Scheme for Ireland’s Ancient East Minister of State at the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation and the Department of Education and Skills, John Halligan, T.D. today unveiled a new […]

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 […]

Waterford Winner of Foodie Destinations 2019!

Waterford Announced as Winner of Foodie Destinations 2019! Waterford has been announced as the winner of Foodie Destinations 2019, an initiative run the Restaurants Association of Ireland and kindly sponsored by FBD Insurance. Waterford was announced as the winner of the competition at a ceremony in Mount Juliet, in Kilkenny, where the 2019 Finalists had […]

Brand new children’s Nature Trail

Brand new children’s Nature Trail announced for Mount Congreve Gardens A brand new Nature Trail has now been launched at Mount Congreve Gardens is available free of charge for kids (usual charge for adults applies) for the month of August. The 70-acre gardens offer an abundance of nature to explore and to ensure that younger […]

GAA World Games Parade in Waterford

GAA World Games Opening Parade in Waterford By Eoghan Tuohey at https://www.gaa.ie/news The ancient city of Waterford is primed and ready to welcome the third – and largest, instalment of the eagerly anticipated 2019 Renault GAA World Games. The city centre will be awash with colour, energy, excitement and a tangibly electric atmosphere will be […]

New Water Refill Stations on Waterford Greenway

Bottle refill stations introduced along Waterford Greenway to reduce plastic waste Posted on July 10, 2019 by waterfordcouncilnews The Mayor of Waterford City and County Council, Councillor John Pratt has launched water bottle refill stations on the Waterford Greenway. These stations are now located along the Greenway at Abbeyside, Ballylynch Cross, Kilmacthomas Station and Bilberry […]