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DUNMORE EAST FOOD FESTIVAL

Dunmore East, Monday 24th – Wednesday 26th June   Dunmore East Festival of Food, Fish & Fun promises a weekend full of family fun, great food and live entertainment with … Continue reading

June 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

APPLE MARKET: RIFF RAFF

The Apple Market, Waterford, Saturday 15th June at 6pm to 8pm This weekend sees more great music in The Apple Market from Summer in the City with a very cool … Continue reading

June 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

BIKE WEEK 2019

Bike week 2019 takes place this month and there are some great FREE events for people of all ages with a number of events also including bike hire so there … Continue reading

June 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

AFRICA DAY WATERFORD 2019

Waterford Cultural Quarter, Thursday June 6th at 11am Waterford City and County Council will host a series of activities as part of Waterford’s Cultural Quarter on Thursday 6th June from … Continue reading

June 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

POETRY – JOHN BETJEMAN FESTIVAL

Dromana House, Sunday June 16th 2019 at 12:00pm Poet Laureate John Betjeman died 35 years ago this year. Joan Clancy of Joan Clancy Gallery in the Waterford Gaeltacht and Barbara … Continue reading

June 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

BEALTAINE FESTIVAL FINALE

Waterford Central Library, Wednesday June 5th 2019 at 3:30pm Enjoy a performance from the Bealtaine Choir & The Solas Centre’s Men’ s Choir, and listen to readings produced from the … Continue reading

June 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC – KONNECT FESTIVAL

Tramore Racecourse, 22nd June 2019, 2:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. Following on from the roaring success of last years Konnect Festival, the second installment of the festival is nearly upon … Continue reading

June 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

IRELAND’S PLAYWRITING FESTIVAL IS SEEKING NEW WORK

This is a call to writers, poets, dreamers and schemers. Scripts is seeking new plays to inspire, inject, invent, invoke and incite. The theme this year is ‘GRATITUDE’. Deadline for … Continue reading

May 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

SUMMER IN THE CITY 2019

Waterford City Centre, June 1st – August 17th 2019, all day This year’s musical acts include: Jerry Fish, Mundy, The Eskies, RSAG, Newfoundland, Jack O’Rourke, Thank Funk, Mount Sion Choir, … Continue reading

May 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD FESTIVAL OF ARCHITECTURE 2019

Waterford Festival of Architecture, 16th – 19th May. The Waterford Festival of Architecture (WFA) is a festival which supports architects and works towards enhancing the understanding and appreciation of architecture … Continue reading

May 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

13th WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL IS NOW OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS

Central Arts, Friday 22nd November – Sunday 24th November The 13th Waterford Film Festival is now open for submissions! Last year the festival saw an amazing response from filmmakers and … Continue reading

May 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

GEOPARK VISITOR CENTRE OPEN DAY

Copper Coast Geopark Visitor Centre, 22th May – 13th June at 11.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. The Copper Coast Geopark Visitor Centre is located in a beautiful renovated former church … Continue reading

May 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

WORKSHOP – BEALTAINE FESTIVAL: MAKING HOME

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday May 18th at 12:00pm Making Home with Jennie O Neill Grandparents and Grandchildren are invited to join artist Jennie O Neill for a fun and … Continue reading

May 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

WORKSHOP – THE RESILIENCE OF MEMORY

Garter Lane, Thursday 16th May from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. ‘The Resilience of Memory‘ is a creative dance workshop that is conducted by ‘Best Foot Forward’ dance club. Join … Continue reading

May 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

SUBMISSIONS FOR 13th WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL

The 13th Waterford Film Festival is open for submissions for short films & short screenplays. 13th Waterford Film Festival is from Friday 22 November – Sunday 24 November. Last year … Continue reading

April 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

TOWERS AND TALES, LISMORE STORY FESTIVAL 2019

Lismore Castle Arts on Saturday 4th May Join us on Saturday 4th May as once again, the castle & historic town of Lismore in Co. Waterford provide the enchanting and inspirational … Continue reading

April 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

IRISH INTERNATIONAL SKA & REGGAE FESTIVAL

The HiB, Tramore, Friday 19th – Sunday 21st April 2019, All Day The Irish International Ska and Reggae Festival 2019 takes place in Tramore Co. Waterford over the Easter Bank … Continue reading

April 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

MUSIC, FOOD AND VINTAGE AT WATERFORD RETRO FESTIVAL 2019

Waterford Cultural Quarter, Friday 12th to Sunday 14th April 2019 Against The Current proudly presents Waterford Retro Festival! Coming on the back of a film documentary on Sub Cultures in … Continue reading

April 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

AGE & OPPORTUNITY’S BEALTAINE FESTIVAL

Hook Lighthouse, A Performative Event on Saturday 18th May at 8:00 p.m. Saint Patrick’s Gateway Centre, A Multimedia Event on Saturday 25th May at 7:30 p.m. Age & Opportunity’s Bealtaine … Continue reading

April 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD ST. PATRICK’S DAY FESTIVAL

Saturday 17th March, 1.00 p.m. The Waterford City St Patrick’s Day Parade takes place on March 17th  annually. The festival includes the traditional parade along with music, concerts and performances across the … Continue reading

March 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

ST PATRICK’S DAY FESTIVAL AT THE REG 2019

The Reg Waterford, Friday – Sunday Mar 15th, 16th and 17th @ 12.00 p.m. St Patrick’s Festival at The Reg 2019! Friday – Food Served All Day 2 for 1 Cocktails! 10pm … Continue reading

March 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

WEXFORD TRAD & FOLK FEST

Wexford Town, March Friday- Sunday, 1st – 3rd   The Wexford town branch of Comhaltas, Craobh Loch Garman, have announced details of the first Wexford Trad & Folk Fest, Feile Cheoil Tradisiúnta … Continue reading

February 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

FIRST FORTNIGHT FESTIVAL @ CENTRAL LIBRARY

Central Library Waterford, up to Jan 19th Waterford Libraries and the Waterford Europe Direct Information Centre (EDIC) are participating in the First Fortnight Festival, European Mental Health Art & Culture … Continue reading

January 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL WINNERS 2018

  The 12th Waterford Film Festival wrapped up on Sunday ( 2nd Dec)  to a packed house and was a great success! Filmmakers, writers and guests traveled from USA, UK, Europe … Continue reading

December 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

ARTS AT WINTERVAL 2018

Waterford, Nov 17th to Dec 23rd 2018 It’s that time of year again as Ireland’s largest Christmas Festival returns for 2018.  Running from 17 November to 23 December, there are … Continue reading

November 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

12TH WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL

Central Arts, Fri 30th of Nov to Sun 2nd Dec 2018 This year marks the 12th Annual Event for the Festival. After a record breaking amount of submissions received from … Continue reading

November 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

THE LIT FESTIVAL WATERFORD

Waterford City, Friday 9th November – Saturday 10th November The Lit Young Writers Festival of Reading and Writing is the creation of Waterford Youth Arts’s 14-19 year old creative writing … Continue reading

October 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

BLAA-MAGEDDON

The Apple Market, Sunday 28 Oct at 1:00pm In the distant future, the year 3018, war has broken out. In order to claim the origins of the all mighty blaa, … Continue reading

September 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

WELL FESTIVAL 2018

Monday 8th of Sept to Sat 13th Oct 2018 Well Festival of Arts and Wellbeing has just announced its programme for 2018, taking place Monday 8 to Saturday 13 October, … Continue reading

September 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

LAUNCH OF WELL FESTIVAL PROGRAMME

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Monday September 17th at 11am The Waterford Healing Arts Trust, Garter Lane Arts Centre and Waterford Libraries are delighted to welcome you to the launch of … Continue reading

September 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

WEXFORD DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL 2018

Kilmore Quay, Wexford. Fri 21st to Sun 23rd September 2018 This September sees the much-anticipated return of The 6th Wexford Documentary Film Festival, a jam-packed 3-day festival of International, National, and … Continue reading

September 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

IMAGINE 2018 PROGRAMME LAUNCH

The Granary Café, 13th Sept 2018 at 7pm. The Imagine Arts Festival 2018 programme launch is to be held at the Granary Café with editor of Waterford Whispers News Colm … Continue reading

September 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

FESTIVAL GRANTS SCHEME 2019

Waterford City & County Council will provide funding for festival and event organisers to aid with the development and promotion of events in Waterford City & County during 2019.

September 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

DUNMORE EAST BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL 2018

Dunmore East, Co. Waterford. 23rd to 26th of August 2018. Now in its 24th year, the Dunmore East International Bluegrass Festival, is still proving as alluring as ever for top … Continue reading

August 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

ANTARCTICA

Dungarvan Town Hall Theatre, Co.Waterford Saturday August 4th at 8:00pm – 11:00pm Electronic composer Linda Buckley and uilleann piper David Power join forces to create a groundbreaking new collaboration. Drawing … Continue reading

July 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

SPROG PROGRAMME LAUNCH

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday July 7th at 12:30. Join Illustrator and former Laureate na nÓg PJ Lynch for the launch of the sprOg Festival 2018 programme. PJ Lynch will … Continue reading

June 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

GLOBAL INTEREST FOR THE 12TH WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL

Fri 30th Nov to Sun 2nd Dec 2018 The 12th Waterford Film Festival is currently open for submissions! Since opening for Films and Scripts in April, the festival has all … Continue reading

June 28, 2018 · Leave a comment