Monthly Archives: August 2013

‘SAFFA’ Gathering Announced – First South African Gathering


A programme of unique cultural events has been announced for the first South African Gathering, which is due to take place in Wexford from August 31 to September 1. According to organiser’s the term ‘Saffa’ is a colloquial term for … Continue reading

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Wexford Walled Town Day


Wexford will be celebrating Walled Towns day on Sunday 25th August 2013. There will be a number of free events being held on the green next to Wexford Arts Centre over the course of the day. This will mark the … Continue reading

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Anne Doyle Announced as Host for Lighthouse Keepers Global Gathering


Former RTÉ newsreader Anne Doyle has been announced as the guest host for the global gathering of Lighthouse Keepers at the world’s oldest operational lighthouse at Hook Head, the gathering is set to take place mid next month from the … Continue reading

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Irish Kite Surfing Championships to Take off this Weekend in Wexford


The Irish National Kite Surfing Championships will take place on Duncannon Beach in County Wexford this weekend from August 17 to 18, 2013.  The Championships are hosted by the Irish Kite-Surfing Association and Hooked Kite-surfing and will take place during the fourth annual … Continue reading

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27th Annual Sand Sculpting Festival Features Rescue Organisations


The 27th annual Duncannon Sand Sculpting Festival will take place on Duncannon Beach in County Wexford from August 9 to 11 this year. Professional Sand-sculptors will be onsite from Thursday, August 8 creating giant sand-sculpted masterpieces under the 2013 theme … Continue reading

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