WEXFORD GIGS, SHOWS ... LATEST
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Annual Lions Club Exhibition officially opens 4pm Sat, Jan 18 at Wexford Arts Centre.

Wexford Trad Hub on Wexford's Slaney Street has really hit the ground running since starting up in September. They offer a range of music (Thurs and Fri) and dance classes (Fri, Sat) and they may have an Irish language classes (starter and intermediate levels) starting up in 2020. Adult whistle classes have commenced Thursday: Beginners at 7pm and Intermediate at 7.45pm. The fortnightly Trad Ensemble brings together traditional musicians of an intermediate to advanced level for an informal session with expert guidance. Meets every 2nd Saturday (NEXT ONE: SAT, JAN 25). Ages 13-18: 12:30-1:30pm; ages 12's and under: 1:30-2:30pm. All instruments welcome. Rónán Ó Snodaigh's very popular Bodhrán Club is there Monday evenings with classes for children at 7pm, adults at 8pm.

Check FB for more classes by Comhaltas groups and music/dance schools in Taghmon, Crossabeg, Gorey, Craanford, Enniscorthy, New Ross and Carrig on Bannow. There are also a good number of music schools and teachers including Gleeson School of Music in Wexford, Nora Kavanagh School in Enniscorthy, Alice McIntyre in Barntown

Art
A Desire For Closeness, a new exhibition by Nicola Anthony is at Presentation Centre, Enniscorthy as part of First Fortnight, the mental health arts and culture festival.
Open Lens Photo Gallery is at Yola Hedge School & Family Centre, Tagoat.
The Creative Hub, at the Bull Ring Mall, Wexford has loads of interesting arts and crafts by local artists.
Kamera8, Rowe St, Wexford.
The eclectic Blue Egg Gallery is on John's Gate St, Wexford.
Greenacres Gallery, Wexford's biggest gallery space, is to go-to place for Wexford's best selection of fine art.
Jonathan Murphy's gallery Light and Shadow is at 24 Selskar St, Wexford (opposite Spectrum).
The Pigyard Gallery is in Selskar, Wexford.
The Artbank Gallery, Bunclody is run by an artists' collective. Open 2-5.30pm, Tues - Sat. Thurs evenings are Open Studio Evenings for creatives to work on their own pieces in a gallery environment and with the collaboration of resident artist, John Renwick.
The Gaslamp Gallery is on Esmonde St, Gorey.

Film
The Picture House is at Wexford Arts Centre.
The Arc Cinema in Wexford town is now open for business.
Gorey Cinema - showing a regular stream of top notch opera, ballet, musicals, etc.
Wexford Omniplex
Movies at St Michael's Theatre, New Ross

Co Wexford Libraries
There's a busy programme of lectures/workshops at our libraries. All events are FREE although pre-booking is recommended. For full details of events happening see https://www.wexfordcoco.ie/libraries for goings-on at all the libraries around the county.
Monthly programme of events at Wexford town library.

For latest info on upcoming shows, events and other attractions check out the following sites:
www.wexfordartscentre.ie
www.nationaloperahouse.ie
www.visitwexford.ie
https://hookpeninsula.com/event/hook-peninsula-gig-guide
www.wexlive.com
www.facebook.com/pages/Slaney-News
Read Slaney News Online: www.issuu.com/slaneynews

Listings
Jan 17,18 Beauty & The Beast, Gorey Little Theatre, Gorey, Co Wexford. Final two nights. Director is Alan Corcoran and Musical Director is Fintan Cleary. Tickets €16/13.
Jan 17 The Glass Asylum by Niall Ó Muirí, presented by Bunclody/Kilmyshal Drama Group, Presentation Centre, Enniscorthy, Co Wexfod. Tickets €12.
Jan 17 (8pm) Hermitage Green + Corner Boy, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €25. Tel 053 9122144.
Jan 17 (9pm) Wexford Traditional Singers Session, Mary's Bar, John's Gate St, Wexford.
Jan 17 Friday Live: Paddy Byrne, Katie Daly's, Main St, Gorey, Co Wexford.
Jan 18 The High Kings, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €32. Tel 053 9122144.
Jan 20 Rónán's Bodhrán Club, Wexford Trad Hub, Slaney Street, Wexford. Classes for children (7pm/€5) and adults (8pm/€10). Rónán Ó Snodaigh is a master percussionist along with everything else - sean nós singer, poet, activist. He is a member of trad/fusion band Kíla.
Jan 22 Social dancing with Peter Burke, Brandon House Hotel, New Ross, Co Wexford.
Jan 24 (8pm) Ross Ainslie, Jim Murray, Dónal O’Connor and Jack Talty, National Opera House, Wexford. A Music Network concert featuring four top traditional musicians. Tickets €17/15. Tel 053 9122144.
Jan 24 Friday Live: Niall McCarney, Katie Daly's, Main St, Gorey, Co Wexford.
Jan 25 (6-8pm) Raising Standards Piano Trio, The Sky & The Ground. First in a 3-part mini-series. Hear music by some of the great piano trios played by the great young talent Luke Howard on Piano accompanied by Peter Erdi on bass and Kevin Lawlor on drums. Adm €10 or €25 for all three gigs. 
Jan 25 (8pm) Laughter Lounge, St Michael's Theatre, New Ross. With Eric Lalor, Gar Murran and John Colleary.
Jan 25 (8.30pm) Jeffrey Foucault plus guests Billy Conway and Ry Cavanaugh, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. “Stark, literate songs that are as wide open as the landscape of his native Midwest” (The New Yorker). Tickets €15/12. Tel 053 9123764.
Jan 26 (2.30pm) Magical Journeys, Wexford Arts Centre, Wexford. Wexford storyteller Joe Brennan dips into his collection of traditional stories to bring the audience on ‘Magical Journeys’. Start of a monthly series. Tel 053 9123764.
Jan 27 Rónán's Bodhrán Club, Wexford Trad Hub, Slaney Street, Wexford. Classes for children (7pm/€5) and adults (8pm/€10). Rónán Ó Snodaigh is a master percussionist along with everything else - sean nós singer, poet, activist. He is a member of trad/fusion band Kíla.
Jan 29-31 (8pm nightly) Bridge Drama Presents “Men Should Weep” by Ena Lamont Stewart, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €15/12. Tel 053 9122144.
Jan 29 Social dancing with Stuart Moyles, Brandon House Hotel, New Ross, Co Wexford.
Jan 31 Friday Live: Andrew Berry, Katie Daly's, Main St, Gorey, Co Wexford.
Feb 1 (11.30am, 2pm) KATO - Tiny Dancer: A DJ Set for Kids with Donal Dineen, National Opera House, Wexford. Adults €7 / children €5. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 1 Tommy Fleming, National Opera House, Wexford. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 1 (8.30pm) Pilgrim Street, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Featuring Peadar Farrelly on Guitar and Vocals, Singer/Songwriter Eugene Donegan on Banjo and Vocals, Eoin McDonnell on Mandolin and Vocals, Francis McGinn on Bass,Mark Lynch on Dobro, Brendan Kelly on Accordion and Vocals and and Cathal McQuaid on the Fiddle. Bluegrass, Old Time Country and Folk Music, fused with traditional folk songs. Tickets €18.
Feb 2 (7.30pm) Takasago & Between the Stones, National Opera House, Wexford. Afternoon demonstration talk at 4.30pm with Hideta Kitazawa. A rare and unique programme of classical and contemporary noh to celebrate Japan Season of Culture in the year of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Noh is a highly aesthetic classical Japanese theatre style featuring dance, music and poetry. Acclaimed artists Teruhisa and Kinue Oshima, and Akira Matsui collaborate with Jannette Cheong and Richard Emmert once again in celebration of the 2020 Japan Season of Culture. Tickets €12-25 - tel 053 9122144.
Feb 6 Isla Grant, Riverside Park Hotel, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford.
Feb 7-9 Annual Wexford Traditional Singing Weekend, various venues in Tagoat, Piercestown and Rosslare Harbour. Opening Fri night (9pm) with a session at Cushen's Pub, Tagoat.
Feb 7 (7.30pm) Movie World Premiere: " Besties" written and directed by Dick Donoghue and produced by Jer Ennis, Presentation Centre, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford. Proceeds to Focus Ireland.
Feb 7 (8pm) Take Off Your Cornflakes by Rose Henderson and Pat Nolan (drama), Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Inspired by Rose’s Dad, Jack, who had Alzheimer’s but couldn’t remember he had cancer, Take Off Your Cornflakes is a tender, funny, heart-warming portrait of marriage with the best ‘Dad Jokes’ you’ve ever heard. Tickets €16/14. Tel 053 9123764.
Feb 7 (8pm) “Reeling In the Showband Years”, National Opera House, Wexford. The star-studded cast includes MC Ronan Collins, Red Hurley, Linda Martin, The Swarbriggs, Shaun O'Dowd, Keith and Lorraine McDonald, The Conquerors Showband. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 7 McCartney - All the Best, All the Hits!, Crown Live, The Quays, Wexford.
Feb 7 Friday Live: Dave Cox, Katie Daly's, Main St, Gorey, Co Wexford.
Feb 8 Annual Wexford Traditional Singing Weekend: afternoon (2pm) session at GAA Centre, Percestown; evening session (9pm) at Coast Hotel, Rosslare Harbour.
Feb 8 (8pm) Finbar Wright and friends, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets @38/35. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 8 (8.30pm) Luan Parle and Clive Barnes, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Tickets €10. Tel 053 9123764.
Feb 9 (12 noon) Annual Wexford Traditional Singing Weekend Closing Session, Coast Rosslare, Rosslare Harbour.
Feb 9 (8pm) Johnny Cash Roadshow, National Opera House, Wexford. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 12 (8pm) Music Network Presents Alina Bzhezhinska Quartet, National Opera House, Wexford (Jerome Hynes Theatre). Featuring Alina on harp, Tony Kofi (sax), Larry Bartley (d/bass) & Joel Prime (percussion). Tickets €17/15. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 13 (87pm) Tintown presented by Blue Raincoat Theatre Company, National Opera House, Wexford. Written and performed by Bob Kelly. Tickets €18/15. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 14 (8pm) Keith Barry: Insanity, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €33. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 14-16 (8pm nightly) Dreamland by Jim Nolan, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €16/14. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 14 Friday Live: Cian Fitz, Katie Daly's, Main St, Gorey, Co Wexford.
Feb 15-22 (nightly 8pm) Wexford Drama Group presents "Closer" by Patrick Marber, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Tickets €15. Tel 053 9123764.
Feb 15 (8pm) Jason Byrne (comedy), National Opera House, Wexford. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 16 (7pm) Credo & Friends Evening Recital, St Iberius Church, Wexford. With guests Cyril Murphy (piano) and violinist Lynda O'Connor. Tickets from Wexford Arts Centre. Tickets €15. Tel 053 9123764.
Feb 16 (8pm) Dirty Dusting with Mary Byrne of X Factor, National Opera House, Wexford. Presented by Dressing Room 1 Productions. Tickets - tel 053 9122144.
Feb 17 (8pm) Music Network Presents Alina Bzhezhinska Quartet, National Opera House, Wexford. Bzhezhinska on harp is accompanied by Tony Kofi (sax), Larry Bartley (d/bass) & Joel Prime (drums). The jazz harpist takes "the groundbreaking work of Alice Coltrane as a stepping-off point for her own flighty improvisations and sonic adventures". Ticketws €17/15. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 18 (7.30pm) A Woman's Heart Orchestrated, National Opera House, Wexford. With Eleanor McEvoy, Wallis Bird, Maura O'Connell and RTÉ Concert Orchestra under conductor Gavin Murphy. Tickets €25-45. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 20-22 (8pm nightly) Bridge Drama Presents “Men Should Weep” by Ena Lamont Stewart, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €15/12. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 21 Friday Live: Ciaran Olohan, Katie Daly's, Main St, Gorey, Co Wexford.
Feb 22 (8pm) Hansel & Gretel by Humperdinck presented by Irish National Opera/Theatre Lovett/Abbey Theatre, National Opera House, Wexford. Raphaela Mangan (mezzo soprano) is Hansel and Amy Ní Fhearraigh (soprano) is Gretel, Sung in English. Tickets €30/27. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 22 Craic Sabbath - Tribute to Black Sabbath, Crown Live, The Quays, Wexford
Feb 23 (7.30pm) Under the Hawthorn Tree by Marita Conlon-McKenna and presented by Cahoots NI, National Opera House, Wexford. The play follows the journey of three brave siblings as they fight for survival during the Potato Famine in Ireland, 1845. Tickets €18/15 and children €9. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 26 (8pm) Bridge Drama Presents “Men Should Weep” by Ena Lamont Stewart, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €15/12. Tel 053 9122144.
Feb 27-March 1 Wexford Trad & Folk Weekend presented by Craobh Loch Garman, the Wexford town branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann. Featuring some of Ireland's trad and folk stars including Zoë Conway (fiddle), John McIntyre (guitar), John Sheahan (fiddler with The Dubliners), Rónán Ó Snodaigh (singer/bodhrán with Kíla), Daoirí Farrell, Mark Redmond (uilleann pipes), Mick D'Arcy (Corner Boy), Tom Doorley (flute player with Danú), Pádraig McGovern (uilleann pipes), former presenter of RTE's The Rolling Wave Peter Browne, singer/folklorist Aileen Lambert and Michael Fortune.
Feb 28 Friday Live: Aidan Kelly, Katie Daly's, Main St, Gorey, Co Wexford.
Feb 29 Johnny McEvoy, Riverbank House Hotel, Wexford.
Feb 29 Flash Harry - a tribute to the band Queen, National Opera House, Wexford. Tel 053 9122144.
March 3 (8pm) Music Network Presents Saltarello Trio, National Opera House, Wexford. With Garth Knox -medieval fiddle/viola d’amore/viola; Sylvain Lemêtr - percussion; Agnès Vesterman - cello. Programme includes music by Hildegard von Bingen, John Dowland, Henry Purcell Music and Antonio Vivaldi . Tickets €17/15. Tel 053 9122144.
March 4-7 Wild in the Country written by Paul O'Reilly and presented by Enniscorthy Drama Group, Presentation Centre, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford. "When it is suggested to Rose that her favourite superstar, Elvis Presley, is coming to town to perform in the local hall, she gives it her all to get ready for this great event. But when her plans to meet and seduce Elvis get interrupted by her Mozart loving husband, a washing machine, a local election, and Mother time herself, she decides she must take matters into her own hands if she is to fulfil her destiny." Tickets €15/10.
March 6-13 (8pm nightly) Wexford Drama Festival, National Opera House, Wexford. Patron ticket €60. Tel 053 9122144.
March 6 (8pm) "Heal Your Hole" with Norma Sheahan (comedy), Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Tickets €15/12. Tel 053 9123764.
March 6 (8pm) The Very Best Of Gift Grub starring Mario Rosenstock, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €38. Tel 053 9122144.
March 6 Friday Live: The Underdogs, Katie Daly's, Main St, Gorey, Co Wexford.
March 7 (8pm) Derek Ryan, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €30. Tel 053 9122144.
March 7 The Calling with the special guests Psycho Village & TADGH, Crown Live, The Quays, Wexford.
March 8 (7.30pm) The Royal Moscow Ballet presents Sleeping Beauty, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €25-33. Tel 053 9122144.
March 10 (8pm) Leo Sayer - Just A Boy in Ireland, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €36. Tel 053 9122144.
March 12 Andrew Maxwell: Reality, Crown Live, The Quays, Wexford. Renowned for his cutting edge comedy and intrepid social commentary, the enigmatic Maxwell is back with a brand new show.
March 13 Des Bishop: Mamma Mia, National Opera House, Wexford. Tel 053 9122144.
March 13 Friday Live: Bad Bax Acoustic, Katie Daly's, Main St, Gorey, Co Wexford.
March 14 (8pm) Breathe - The Pink Floyd Experience: The Dark Side of the Moon - Live, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €28/25. Tel 053 9122144.
March 14 (8.30pm) Davy Lyons & Cry Monster Cry, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Tickets €15/12. Tel 053 9123764.
March 20 (8pm) Lantern Presents Foil Arms and Hog: ”Swines”, National Opera House, Wexford. SOLD OUT!
March 20 (8.30pm) Downes, O'Brien & O’Donovan Trio (jazz), Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Tickets €15/13. Tel 053 9123764.
March 21 (8.30pm) Kieran Goss and Annie Kinsella "Oh The Starlings Tour", Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Tickets €22. Tel 053 9123764.
March 21 Kerbdog, Crown Live, The Quays, Wexford. Tickets €20.
March 22 (8.30pm) SONGS & TALL TALES OF JERRY FISH, Presentation Centre, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford. Carnival creator, circus ringmaster, playwright, singer, songwriter and poet. Tickets €22.
March 26 Mike Denver with guest Brendan Shine, Riverside Park Hotel, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford.
March 27 (8.30pm) Sun Shakers, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. 4 piece 'psychedelic soul' band. Influences include Jeff Buckley, Radiohead, Aretha Franklin, Kendrick Lamar, Fleetwood Mac, John Maher, John Frusciante, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd. Tivkets €10. Tel 053 9123764.
March 27 The Remedy Club, Crown Live, The Quays, Wexford.
March 28 (8pm) Ross Browne presents Banjaxed, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Tickets €15/12. Tel 053 9123764.
March 28 Roll with it - The Ultimate Oasis Experience, Crown Live, The Quays, Wexford.
April 4 Abuse Your Illusion- Tribute to Guns N' Roses, Crown Live, The Quays, Wexford.
April 10 Paul Brady, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €38.50. Tel 053 9122144.
April 25 Harvest- A Tribute to Neil Young, Crown Live, The Quays, Wexford.
May 10 Fleadh Contae Loch Garman / Wexford Fleadh Cheoil, CBS Secondary School, Wexford

Aug 1,2 Crown Fest, Crown Live, The Quays, Wexford. A tribute band festival. Weekend ticket €40.

Regular "Residency" Gigs in Co. Wexford
(Please contact all venues in advance in case of change in schedule.)
Mondays
St Brigid's Hall, Clonegal hosts House of Song and Story 3rd Monday of the month (8pm).
Maggie May's, Monck St, Wexford - folk, trad (9.30pm)
Katie Daly's, Gorey, Co Wexford - acoustic session (9.30pm). No cc. Tel 053 9483920.
Tuesdays
Spooner's Irish Trad Session, Riley's Tavern, Monck St, Wexford.
Sean Óg's, Upton Court Hotel, Kilmuckridge - Traditional Irish Night.
Ár mBreacha House of Stories, Raheen, Ballyduff, Co Wexford. Happens the first Tuesday every month.
Adult Ceili dancing (8-9pm), Screen Hall, Screen, Co Wexford
Thomas Moore Tavern, Wexford - trad/folk music (9.30pm) - Tel 053 9174688
Wednesdays
Holohan's Pub, Enniscorthy - acoustic session
T. Morris, Monck St, Wexford - trad session (9.30pm) - ph 053 9144083
Thursdays
Weekly Bingo, Dun Mhuire Theatre, Wexford.
Mary's Bar, John's Gate St, Wexford - Traditional Singing Session first Thurs each month
Tír na nÓg, Wellingtonbridge - social dance. Adm charge
Corcoran's, Irishtown, New Ross - trad session
White's Hotel, Wexford
Stamps Pub, Market Sq, Enniscorthy - acoustic session
Fridays
Katie Daly's Bar, Gorey - live music
The Oak Tree, Foulksmills - TRAD session - 1st Friday of the month
Ryan's of Galbally - TRAD session - 2nd Friday of the month
Cushion's, Tagoat - TRAD session - 3rd Friday of the month
The Anvil, Ballymurn - TRAD session - last Friday of the month
Clonevan Old School House, Kilmuckridge/Ballygarrett - Tunes & Yarns on first Friday of the month. Nominal adm charge covers refreshments.
Bugler Doyle's, South Main St, Wexford - folk, trad (9.30pm)
Talbot Hotel (bar), Wexford - live music (9.30pm)
John Barry Pub, The Quays, Wexford - acoustic/covers (10pm)
Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey - live music in bar
The Anvil, Ballymurn - Irish Night (first friday monthly)
Stamp's Pub, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford - Trad session
Treacy's Hotel, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy - live music
Saturdays
Sean Óg’s bar, Upton Court Hotel, Kilmuckridge
The Forge, Hilltown, Ballymitty - Session of music, song and story - last Saturday of each month. Starts 9pm.
Thomas Moore Tavern, Wexford - live music (9.30pm) - Tel 053 9174688
Macken's, The Bullring, Wexford - Acoustic folk/rock - ph 053 9122949
Bugler Doyle's, South Main St, Wexford - folk, trad (9.30pm)
Mary's Bar, John's Gate Street, Wexford - folk, old-time (9.30pm)
Talbot Hotel (bar), Wexford - live music (9.30pm)
John Barry, The Quays, Wexford - acoustic/covers (10pm)
Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey - live music in bar
Seán Óg's, Kilmuckridge - live music
Treacy's Hotel, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy - live music
Sundays
Centenary Stores, Charlotte St, Wexford - trad, folk session (12.45pm)
Maggie May's, Monck St, Wexford - ballads, trad (9pm)
T. Morris Pub, Monck St, Wexford - evening session
Macken's, The Bullring, Wexford - pop, acoustic - ph 053 9122949
John Barry, The Quays, Wexford
Culleton's, Kilrane - trad session
The Sawdust Inn, The Ballagh, Co Wexford - trad session with Padráig and the lads every 2nd Sunday.
Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey - live music in bar (6-8pm)
Treacy's Hotel, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy - live music
Benedict's Nightclub, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford - rock/pop covers + DJ (11pm)
The Oak Tree, Foulkesmills - social dancing

There is live music at the following venues (some of which have already been listed.). Phone in advance to check/confirm.
Temple Bar, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy
The Bailey, Enniscorthy
Dbar, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy
Donohoe's, Duffry Hill, Enniscorthy
Kavanagh's Pub, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy
Alba Restaurant, Enniscorthy
Riverside Park Hotel, Enniscorthy - Ph 053 9237800.
Bolg Buí, New Ross
Corcoran's, Irishtown, New Ross
Brandon House Hotel, New Ross
Slaney Inn, Oylegate - occasional trad music sessions.
64, Nell Sweeney's & O2 Nightclub, Gorey. Djs at weekends. Tel 053 9421260.
Katie Daly's Bar, Gorey
Harney's Pub, Ballyedmond. 053 9389249. Irish Nights, line Dancing, salsa dancing and C'n'W dancing.
Askamore Activity Centre has social dancing.
Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey - ph 053 9480500 (weekends including Sun, 6-8pm jazz. Also dancing midweek).
Talbot Hotel, Wexford - ph 053 22566 (Wed, Th, Fri, Sat).
Clayton Whites Hotel, Wexford
Farmer's Kitchen Hotel, Drinagh, Wexford
The Sky & The Ground, South Main St, Wexford
Maggie May's, Monck St, Wexford
Mackens, The Bullring, Wexford
Whitford Hotel, Whitford Roundabout, Wexford
Amber Springs Hotel, Wexford Road, Gorey - Tel 053 9484000.
Orphan Girl, Ballymoney, Co Wexford. Tel 053 9425308.
Courtown Hotel, Courtown - ph 053 9425210.
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LIST OF WEXFORD VENUES

Thomas Moore Tavern, Cornmarket, Wexford
Regular gigs featuring local acts - trad/folk, contemporary, jazz.

Maggie May's, Monck St, Wexford
Regular gigs featuring local acts - folk/trad, contemporary, rock.
www.facebook.com/pages/Maggie-Mays-Bar-Wexford

Katie Daly's Bar and Restaurant, Gorey, Co Wexford
Lively spot with fairly regular gigs featuring both local and visiting acts.
www.facebook.com/katiedalys

The Presentation Centre, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford
New multi-purpose arts centre with a 160 seat theatre ... which now appears to be closed! What's going on Enniscorthy??
www.facebook.com/pages/The-Presentation-Centre

Wilson's Bar, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford.
Find them on Facebook.

Dbar, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford. Tel 053 9237798
www.facebook.com/dbar.enniscorthy

Neville's Bar, Fethard-on-Sea. Tel 051-397160.
www.nevilles.ie.

The Vine Restaurant, North Main St, Wexford
Occasional gigs. Great food.

The John Barry, The Quays, Wexford
Nice little pub on the south end of The Quays, Wexford. Does not appear to be hosting its music sessions any more.

The Bailey, Enniscorthy
The county's newest bar and music venue. Details under "Wexford Gigs ... latest" in "News" section.

National Opera House, Wexford, ph 053 9122144
Click here for National Opera House

St Iberius Church, Wexford
Check "Wexford Gigs - Latest".

Horse & Hound, Ballinaboola
Occasional gigs. Check "Wexford Gigs - Latest".

Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey. Tel 055 80500
Music in bar Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun.

St Michael's Theatre, New Ross. Tel 051 421255
St Michael's Theatre hosts top class concerts, theatre, exhibitions, film.
For upcoming music and theatre see "Wexford gigs - Latest".

Talbot Hotel, Wexford. Tel 053 9122566
Live music in bar Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat.
Check "Wexford Gigs - Latest".

Benedict's Nightclub, Treacy's Hotel, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy. Tel 053 9237798
Benedict's nightclub every weekend. Live acts Sundays.
Check "Wexford Gigs - Latest".

Ferrycarrig Hotel, Ferrycarrig, Wexford. Tel 053 9120999
Music in the Dry Dock bar weekends.

Macken's, The Bullring, Wexford. Tel 053 22949
Thurs, Fri, Sat: live acoustic music
Sundays: Joe Keeling
For latest check "Wexford gigs - Latest".

Riverbank Hotel, Wexford. Tel 053 9123611
Occasional visits by top bands.
Check "Wexford Gigs - Latest".

Riverside Park, Enniscorthy, Tel 053 9237800
Music in bar Sundays, Wednesdays.
Occasional visits by big names.
See "Wexford Gigs - Latest".

Colfer's, Carrig-on-Bannow. Tel 051-561159
Good spot for live original music, especially Americana. Not hosting so much live music of late. Check "Wexford Gigs - Latest".

Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Tel 053 9123764
A very busy programme of music, theatre, art. See "Wexford gigs - Latest" or go direct to
Wexford Arts Centre.

The Sky & The Ground, South Main Street, Wexford. 053 9121273)
Consistently Wexford's top pub for original music (aned craft beers!) with the Tuesday night Candlelight Sessions being particularly worthy of mention.

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Bluegrass Sessions in Dublin
saggyrecordcabinet.blogspot - another one for lovers of old time American country and bluegrass
Rural TV on Sky 279
Wexford Libraries - loads going on!
Listen online to some classy flat-pickin'
grapewrath.blogspot.com - great for folk/bluegrass/old time
croz.fm - one for music completists
Rainy day online activities for kids with weansworld.org
See Wexford in 2min 55secs with music by the Submersibles
Neil Young Live in Concert 1968
The latest happenings on the Irish music scene ... Hotpress
Skip James sings Worried Blues (YouTube)
Kristin Hersh, LIVE - free downloads
check out www.bluehighwaystv.com
Listen! Music while you work - Josh Ritter
Listen! Music while you work - IMC
Wonderful slide show from The New York Times
SOUTH EAST LIVE ... KILKENNY, WATERFORD, TIPP, CARLOW, WICKLOW
1965 Fincastle Bluegrass Festival Video
See old-time music film footage on the web
Fantastic Bluegrass Documentary with Music
Alan Lomax Archive Launched on the Web
Great American Festivals - Great Holiday Idea!
Join the Music Maker Association!
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