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About visitwexford

Tourist information for county Wexford in the Sunny Southeast of Ireland - for further details see www.visitwexford.ie

Thrills and Spills at Irish Kite Surfing Championships in Wexford


Duncannon Beach in County Wexford is home to the Irish National Kite Surfing Championships, which will take place during Hooked Kite Fest this August 13 and 14. The Irish Kite-surfing Association and Hooked Kite-surfing host the Championships on Duncannon Beach … Continue reading

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30th annual Duncannon Sand Sculpting Festival opens this weekend


30th annual Duncannon Sand Sculpting Festival opens this weekend The 30th annual Duncannon Sand Sculpting Festival will take place on Duncannon Beach in County Wexford this weekend from Friday, August 5th to Sunday, August 7th. An action packed family festival … Continue reading

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Festivals Galore this August Bank Holiday in Wexford


Gorey Market House Festival to Rock Wexford with Free Music Concerts this August Bank Holiday A weekend filled with free music concerts from artists including Seo Linn, Paddy Casey and Cry Before Dawn plus an action packed programme of family … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Festival and Food Festival join forces to create a Rock’in Food Festival in Wexford this August Bank Holiday


Enniscorthy Rock ‘n’ Roll Town Festival and Enniscorthy Food Festival have joined forces to bring create the unique experience of a Rockin’ Food Festival and welcome thousands of visitors this August bank holiday in Enniscorthy, Wexford.   Food and music … Continue reading

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Johnstown Castle Open Day


Johnstown Castle, Co. Wexford is opening its doors next week to give the public a glimpse of what has been happening there recently and learn about its exciting plans for the next few years. Thanks to the generous support of … Continue reading

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First cruise ship in 20 years to visit Wexford


First cruise ship to visit port in twenty years Port and tourism interests working together to bring more cruise ships to Wexford   Rosslare Europort will welcome the Fred Olsen Lines cruise ship MS Braemar this Thursday (14th July) to … Continue reading

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Enjoy a day out at the Bannon & Rathangan Show


Now in its 67th Year and rich in tradition, the Bannow & Rathangan Show continues to showcase all that is good within our community.   This show which is a one day event, takes place on the second Thursday in July, … Continue reading

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Kennedy Summer School… 8th, 9th and 10th of September – Save the date!


First announcements from the 2016 Kennedy Summer School The Kennedy Summer School is billed as ‘A Festival of Irish and American, History, Politics and Culture’, and 2016 is set to be a dramatic year on all three of these fronts, and on both … Continue reading

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Ireland’s Fourth of July Celebrations unveiled for Irish America Festival


Ireland’s Fourth of July Celebrations unveiled for Irish America Festival   Giant Celebration of Star and Stripes planned for New Ross this July Fourth Weekend   Ireland’s answer to the traditional U.S. Fourth of July holiday celebrations lies in New … Continue reading

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40,000 Fans of the Seaside to visit Wexford Maritime Festival this Weekend


Four Lifeboats of over 100 years old set to voyage to Wexford for 2016 Maritime Festival 40,000 Fans of the Seaside to visit Wexford Maritime Festival this Weekend One of the country’s largest celebrations the coast, the Wexford Maritime Festival … Continue reading

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