Events

Winterval returns to Waterford City

Winterval returns to Waterford City

Winterval returns to Waterford City

Winterval, Ireland’s largest Christmas festival, has returned to Waterford and runs over 19 magical days across five weeks with its most festive nineteen-day programme of events for all ages. Brought to you by Waterford City and County Council, this winter’s festival integrates the old and the new, with festival...
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All Together Now line-up revealed

All Together Now line-up revealed

All Together Now line-up revealed

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds and Sinead O’Connor are among the headline acts in the freshly announced line-up for next summer’s All Together Now festival. After two years of cancellations, the event is scheduled to take place at Curraghmore Estate in Portlaw from 29-31 July, 2022. It will be the third staging of the...
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Resurgence 25X For The Arts Webinar

Resurgence 25X For The Arts Webinar

Resurgence 25X For The Arts Webinar

(Wednesday 7th April, 11am) Building on the extraordinary success of the initial Resurgence 25X event in association with Waterford Chamber of Commerce earlier this year, ATPO and Theatre Royal Waterford will present a webinar dedicated to a vibrant recovery for the arts from COVID-19 on 7th April. Resurgence 25X for...
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International Women’s Day Festival

International Women’s Day Festival

International Women’s Day Festival

Waterford Women’s Centre, celebrating 25 years, since 1995, working with women and children in Waterford, presents the annual International Women’s Day Festival 2020. Tomorrow (Wednesday) a Civic Trust Blue Plaque will be unveiled to the Daly Family at 11am in Arundel Lane where Mai, Debbie and their mother, Margaret...
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Blackwater Babble

Blackwater Babble

A good old session at Garter Lane If there’s one thing the people of Ireland know, it’s a good late-night session. Whether it be a lock-in, or they type of impromptu gathering of old friends and family that only a wedding or a funeral can ignite, the session is the seed that grew Blackwater Babble, the first big...
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QWEEN ARE THE CHAMPIONS!

QWEEN ARE THE CHAMPIONS!

QWEEN ARE THE CHAMPIONS!

(Project, Friday December 20th) There has been a resurgence of love Freddie Mercury, one of the greatest rock frontmen of all time, and his band Queen due in no small part to the brilliant movie ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ which won four Oscars. All the big hits featured in the movie as they do in the setlist of Qween,...
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Justice in Iran

Justice in Iran

Justice in Iran

Waterford Adventurer Michael Whelan presents another fascinating instalment from his travels On Tuesday November 5, Central Arts welcomes Waterford adventurer and mountaineer Michael Whelan back to its stage, as he gives what promises to be another captivating chronicle from his travels to some of the world’s...
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Return of the Lit Festival

Return of the Lit Festival

Return of the Lit Festival

Local young readers and creative writers rejoice, we are less than two weeks away from the third annual ‘Lit Young Writers Festival’ (A Reading and Writing Festival for young people that’s run by young people) which is back with a bang this Friday the 15th and Saturday the 16th of November, with two fun filled days...
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