Welcome to Waterford, where Ireland begins

Waterford is part of Ireland’s Ancient East and is situated in the South East. Filled with historic sites and lush green river valleys, stunning coastline and a vibrant city, this website will help you to plan your visit, from how to get here and what things to do. There’s lots of accommodation options including hotels, self catering and B&B’s. We can also help you choose how best to spend your time, from attractions, festivals, interesting places to visit, great restaurants, shopping and night life.

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1st July, 2016 - 3rd July, 2016

Now in its third year, the award-winning ’Promenade Festival’ in Tramore, Co Waterford is a family outing you won’t want to miss. Capturing the true essence of times past and classic seaside fun, the Promenade Festival has grown into the biggest seaside family festival in Ireland. It continues to go from strength to strength, with organisers anticipating crowds well into the tens of thousands again this summer.

Last year’s festival featured a spectacular Air Show over Tramore Bay, as well as street theatre, live music, magic shows, an artisan food and craft village and much more. The festival also celebrates the work of the Emergency Services, who will again showcase their skills with exciting demonstrations over the three day event. It is believed that organisers have redesigned the festival site this year and added some special family treats that won’t be revealed until festival-goers arrive.

Click here to view video of Promenade Festival

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Tramore Promenade Festival
1st July, 2016 - 3rd July, 2016

t: +353 (0)51 508 027
w: thepromenadefestival.com

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1st July, 2016 - 3rd July, 2016

Daytripper is a 3 day music festival taking place at the Regional Sports Centre(RSC) in Waterford from 1st-3rd July. 

Providing top quality entertainment with music for all tastes, the weekend is a must for music fans!

Check out the website for the line up for 2016!

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DayTripper
1st July, 2016 - 3rd July, 2016

w: www.daytripper.ie

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15th July, 2016 - 17th July, 2016

Gala weekend to complete the celebrations commemorating a centenary since renowned New Zealand born artist Edith Collier visited Bunmahon on Waterford’s Copper Coast.

Activities will include: Sand Art, A Period Garden Party, An Art Auction, and Much More!

Edith Collier along with Gladys Reynell and a number of other artists attended a summer art school held by seminal Australian artist Margaret McPherson (later Preston) in 1914 and 1915.

Details to be announced very soon!

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15th July, 2016 - 17th July, 2016

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