Heritage Week 2018 in Waterford

Heritage Week 2018 in Waterford 18th to the 26th of August Each year, during the last week of August, many national and hundreds of local community organisations participate by organising events throughout the country for Heritage Week. Many of the events that take place during the week are FREE and the programme highlights the abundance […]

Comeraghs Wild Festival Ticket Sales Surge

Good weather leads to surge in early ticket sales for Comeraghs Wild Festival July 12 to 15 The continuing good weather is proving a major boost to the Comeraghs Wild Festival with huge numbers pre-booking tickets to lots of the popular events and a massive local response to a major street fete in Kilmacthomas which […]

Cruinniú na nÓg 2018 Programme Listing

Cruinniú na nÓg 2018 Programme Listing Fri 22nd – Sat 23rd of June All events are FREE Creative Waterford   Sat 23rd John Robert’s Square  All ages The Biggest Draw Ever with the Giant Colouring Book: 1-4pm Magic Show: 1pm, 2pm & 3pm Foxy P.Cox Aerialist/ Hoop Artist 1.20pm & 3.15pm Mad Scientist Exhibition:  2.30pm […]

EU Funding for your local Community

FREE Practical training session on securing EU Funding for your local Community or Cultural Group Garter Lane Theatre, Friday 22 June 10am – 1pm (Lunch included)   The Europe for Citizens Fund is taking applications until 1 September. This round of funding is for local groups who organise events and local festivals that promote: an […]

€300 Million Investment for North Quays

Waterford is set to get a massive €300 million windfall investment By Ciaran Murphy Waterford is set to get a massive €300 million windfall investment that could make it one of the top shopping destinations in the country after objections against it were withdrawn before an An Bord Pleanala hearing at the last minute. Plans […]

Desperate Houses

Desperate Houses Returns to RTE RTÉ One’s Desperate Houses is back and they want to help you sort out your clutter! Each week Desperate Houses helps a cluttered household them to tackle their problem head on, offering them real solutions on how to reclaim their living space and giving them an entire makeover of two […]

Plastic Free Waterford

Plastic Free Waterford   “My name is Jennifer Harris and I am originally from Boston but moved to Waterford in 2005. I have worked both in development and in education and feel lucky to have a job that lets me do both. I think back on all the waste that we humans create over the […]

Sean Kelly Dawn Chorus Cycle

Registration open for the Sean Kelly Dawn Chorus Cycle-Waterford Greenway July 14 * Charity event limited to just 500 places Registration is now open and places are filling up fast for the Sean Kelly Dawn Chorus Cycle, a charity, leisure and pleasure event on the Waterford Greenway on Saturday, July 14. Because the leisure event […]

Waterford Country Fair Sunday June 10th 2018

Carnival atmosphere at Waterford Country Fair Sunday June 10th 2018 Make-A-Wish fundraiser to help children in need Thousands are expected at this year’s Waterford Country Fair on Sunday, June 10th, for a family-focused, carnival event which celebrates the very best of country life and living while also raising funds for Make-A-Wish Ireland. Pet ferret displays, […]

Waterford Garden Trail Easy to Access

Waterford Garden Trail more accessible than ever from River Blackwater and Waterford Greenway  The magnificent houses, gardens, garden centres and attractions along the stunning Waterford Garden Trail are now more accessible than ever from both the Blackwater River and the Waterford Greenway following investment in new and improved recreational access points across the region. Close […]