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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WATERFORD & Tramore Racecourse’s ongoing €1million refurbishment will be showcased to the racing public at the action-packed, four day August Racing Festival which kicks off on Thursday, August 16, at the seaside track.

Approximately 20,000 are expected for the popular Festival which includes three consecutive evening meetings and culminates in a fun-filled, colourful, family-fun afternoon on Sunday, August .

Generous prize-money is on offer for all 28 races and the overall purse this year is €380,000 following the support of many local businesses that continue to back the Festival.

The August Racing Festival is about much more than just racing. Corporate groups from across the south east will flock to the track on the Friday for the Waterford Chamber BBQ evening, taking place in the Festival Marquee, whilst fashionistas from all over Ireland will enjoy fashion, racing, cocktails and fun on the Saturday evening. This year’s judge Marietta Doran has the unenviable tasks of choosing one overall winner and nine finalists at this year’s ‘House of Waterford Crystal and Redlane.ie’ ‘Style Evening, with a prize fund of €3,500.The afternoon meeting on the final day, Sunday, August 19 is a Family Fun Afternoon where kids of all ages take centre stage.

Live music in the bars after racing every evening ensures the party goes on until late !

Booking http://www.tramore-racecourse.com/index.php/ticketing/

Website www.tramore-raceourse.com

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Website www.tramore-raceourse.com

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An event as amazing to experience as it is impressive to conceive, Waterford Walls returns for its third year to breathe some life into the historic buldings of Ireland's oldest city, and throw out a bit of muse and inspiration.

Take a look at the website or Facebook page for futher details, including the artists invoilved and how you can help sponsor a piece in the festival.

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Waterford Walls 2018
17th -26th August 2018

Web: waterfordwalls.ie
Facebook: Waterford Walls

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The 24th Festival features

 

14 acts( USA, UK , IRELAND & MAINLAND EUROPE )

38 GIGS

5 STAGES

Pickin sessions

Workshops

Kids area

Camping & RV parking areas

Its a fantastic mix of Bluegrass, Americana, Country & Rockabilly making it the best weekend of

the summer .     More information on www.discoverdunmore.com

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Bluegrass Festival, Dunmore East
23rd - 26th August

Web: Discover Dunmore Bluegrass Festival
Tel: +353 (0)51 878 832
Email: bluegrass@eircom.net

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