From June 24th to September 24th Summerval will be taking place in Waterford, with a diverse range of events taking place each weekend in areas such as Waterford City, Tramore, Dunmore and the Copper Coast. It will include many free events and there is plenty to see and do for all ages.
Waterford Harvest Food Festival
This is a festival for everyone who enjoys good Irish food - growing it, making it, eating it and talking about it!
We’re passionate, fun, committed, irreverent, inspired and inspiring.
Make a plan to be in Waterford for the Harvest Festival – the heart and soul of great Irish food.
Dates: 9th to 11th September 2016
Imagine Arts Festival
Imagine is a unique celebration of the arts in Waterford city, providing an opportunity for everyone to experience and participate in a broad range of creative arts.
Now in it's 7th year Imagine features live performances and special workshops for people of all ages and interests. A platform for local talent and a showcase for international artists, striving to commission new work that pushes boundaries and challenges audiences.
Dates: 20th to 30th October 2016
Following the huge success of The Winterval Festival, the city will again be celebrating Winterval for 2016. So what better way to get into the Christmas spirit than to visit Waterford city and soak up the magical atmosphere.
There is so much to see and do for families and shoppers alike.
All through the month of December, there are numerous events planned in and around the streets of Waterford. From music and dance to food and frolics, there’s something for everyone this holiday season.
Dates: 25th November - 23rd December 2016
1848 Tricolour Celebration
The 1848 Tricolour Celebration marks the conception and unveling of the Irish flag by Irish and American Patriot, Thomas Francis Meagher on the 7th of March 1848 at 33 The Mall, Waterford City. The 1848 Tricolour Celebration is a commemoration of this most significant event in Irish history.
The 1848 Tricolour Celebration is an annual event that takes place in Waterford at the site where Thomas Francis Meagher raised the first Irish Tricolour.
Dates: Annuallly in March
Tramore Races 2017
Tramore is not just known for it's wonderful beaches but also for Tramore Racecourse which has been a favourite for many for over 100 years. An exciting schedule of dates have been released for 2017 including the following dates:
June 2nd and 3rd