Duncannon Sand Sculpting Festival

Title: Duncannon Sand Sculpting Festival
Location: Duncannon
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Description: The Sand Sculpting festival kicks off on Friday night with the grand opening of professional Sand Sculptures and beach party, with live entertainment and Fireworks afterdark. Throughout the weekend we have amatuer sand sculpting competitions open to all the family, with fun and games on the beach including Climbing Wall and Tug O War.

For the smaller children we have storytelling in Duncannons Historic fort and fancy dress competitions.

Throughout the weekend we have live music from local musicians in the village. There are plenty of other events going on over the weekend for all age groups. On Sunday afternoon we have Street Theatre with the “Madcaps” – this highly entertaining show is free to all and will have everyone in stitches laughing. So, bring the family because this is one festival where there is somthing for everyone no matter what age.
Start Date: 2011-08-12
End Date: 2011-08-14

Wexford Light Opera Presents: Centenary Concert

Title: Wexford Light Opera Presents: Centenary Concert
Description: Wexford Opera House is Ireland’s first ever fully specified, purpose built, opera house. A hub for theatre which hosts the world renowned Wexford Opera Festival and all year round showcases some of the most popular national and international productions.

We have lots of kid friendly events and interactive performance plays during the year and our weekly guided tour of the venue is an enjoyable family experience which explores the Opera House. You and your family can explore the stage and backstage facilities and view the orchestra pit lifts and the horseshoe shaped balconies. You’ll also be escorted up to the top of the fly tower where you can take in the 360 degree view of Wexford’s beautiful harbour, Mount Leinster and the coast at Tuskar Rock lighthouse
Date: 2011-07-13