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And so we approach the Gregorian Calendar year-end. Some prepare to celebrate the Dies Natalis Solis Invicti, the birthday of the Unconquered Sun. Others light candles to welcome Advent, the period leading up to the anniversary of the birth of one Jesus of Nazareth. One thing we can all do is try not let Mammon blind us to what really is a very special time of year. Agus ná lig lá dul thart gan aon gníomh maith de sort éigin a bheith déanta agat.

Wexford on Ice is back. You can look in through the big windows of the tent on the quays and see them toppling like skittles! The Winter Wonderland Festival was launched last weekend with the switching on of the lights. "It's beginning to feel a lot like ...".

Visit Santa's Enchanted Castle in Enniscorthy. It's full of merry and noisy little elves working away in their workshop. A highlight is the Magical Time Machine which will, if you hit the red button, take you straight to the main centre of operations at the North Pole. www.santasenchantedcastle.ie

Free Singing Classes with Elizabeth Drwal continue at Wexford Arts Centre up to Dec 12. Date for end of series concert tba.

'The Road to Equality' is the title of an exhibition at Wexford Library. It reflects on the historic journey to the Yes vote in the 2015 marriage referendum. Ends Fri, Dec 9.

Kilrane Rosslare Harbour Tops Community Group presents An Annual Village Christmas on Thursday 22nd Dec in St Patricks Church from 6.30pm to 7.30pm. They have an adult choir with guest artists George Lawlor and KRH Folk Group. The Annual Ceremony of Light with the Rosslare Harbour Lifeboat Crew will be held at 7.30pm in the church and then Santa will be arriving at Hotel Rosslare. Lots of homemade goodies and refreshments. A gift for every child. Children €3 and Adults Free.

Christmas Fairs and Bazaars
Dec 2-24 Spirit of Wexford Exhibition and Christmas Craft Fair, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Runs Mon-Sat, 10am-5pm daily.
Dec 10 Annual Christmas Fair, Kyle Forge, Wexford.
Dec 11 (11am) Christmas Bazaar, The Hall, Glynn, Co Wexford.

Film
Wexford Film Society at Wexford Arts Centre is back up and running:
https://www.facebook.com/WexfordFilmSociety
Gorey Cinema
Wexford Omniplex
Movies at St Michael's Theatre, New Ross
For details of movies at The Presentation Centre, Enniscorthy head to https://wexfordartscentre.ticketsolve.com

Art
Market House Design, Gorey has an arts and crafts exhibition running until Jan 6.
Exhibition of work by Zane Sutra runs until Dec 23 at Presentation Centre, Enniscorthy.
Pop-Up Gallery, 25 Selskar Street, Wexford. Runs Dec 14-24. With paintings by Trish Robinson, Olivia O'Dwyer, Kate Murphy, Maria Levinge, Ann Duggan, Christine Mooney. Opens 6pm Wednesday 14th December.
Greenacres Gallery has a big selection of art including some big name artists.
The Pigyard Gallery, Wexford has an exhibition, Little Lights, featuring new works by David Begley and Hanneke van Ryswyk. Beautiful stuff. Very affordable (and collectible!).
The Collins-Grant Gallery can be found at Rowe Street, Wexford.
The Gaslamp Gallery, Esmonde St, Gorey. www.thegaslampgallery.com
The Artbank Gallery, Bunclody is run by an artists' collective. Open 2-5.30pm, Tues - Sat. Always worth checking out. Meet artist Mary Wallace there this Fri (Dec 9) at 7pm.
The Cockleshell Art Gallery is now open Main Street, Duncannon, Co Wexford. Cockleshell Art Gallery on Facebook

Annual Wexford Lions Club Open Submission Exhibition In association with Wexford Arts Centre Jan 21 – Feb 18 2017. Details tel 053 9123764.

Co Wexford Libraries
There's a busy programme of lectures/workshops at our libraries over the Winter. All events are FREE although pre-booking is recommended. Tel 053 9196760. For full details of events happening see www.wexford.ie/wex/Departments/Library/WhatsOn for goings-on at all the libraries around the county.

For latest info on upcoming shows, events and other attractions check out the following sites:
www.wexfordartscentre.ie
www.wexfordoperahouse.ie
www.visitwexford.ie
www.wexlive.com
www.facebook.com/pages/Slaney-News
Read Slaney News Online: www.issuu.com/slaneynews

Listings
(Residency gigs listed at end.)
Dec 7-18 “A Quest Before Christmas!” – a brand new adventure from Bang On Productions, National Opera House, High St, Wexford. Join Rudey and his friends as they try to recover get the magic pixie dust! Tickets - tel 053 9122144.
Dec 7 (8pm) Christmas Cookery Demo with Catherine Fulvio, Amber Springs Hotel, Gorey, Co Wexford. Wine reception at 7.30pm. Tickets €15. Tel 086 3339356.
Dec 7 (8.45pm) John Spillane live @ InFusion Theatre, Fusion Café, Monck St, Wexford. €15. "Are we brilliant or what!"
Dec 8,9 (8pm nightly) Nathan Carter, National Opera House, Wexford. SOLD OUT! For returns tel 053 9122144. http://www.nationaloperahouse.ie/whats-on
Dec 8 (8pm) Riff Raff Theatre presents Shama Kamar, a play by Natasha O'Brien for its premiere show at Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. With the war in Syria hitting our headlines,it takes us on a journey through war and life as a refugee, leaving nothing to the imagination! Tickets - tel 053 9123764.
Dec 8,9,10 (nightly 7.30pm) The King And I presented by Kilmore Variety Group, Dun Mhuire Theatre, South Main St, Wexford. Tel 087 7720129.
Dec 9 Christmas Concert, The Church, Newbawn, Co Wexford. With Stephen Murphy, Kelly Davitt, Sarah Murphy, the Carrigbyrne Pike Group, the Carrigbyrne Rock Singers, the Catherine French group, Newbawn School Choir, Danescastle musicians and others.
Dec 9 (8pm) 'The Man In The Woman's Shoes' written and performed by Mikel Murfi, St Mogue's Hall, Inch, Co Wexford. Hosted by Coolgreany Amateur Dramatic Society. Tickets €15. Tel089 4283763.
Dec 9 (8.30pm) Charity Jigs 'n' Reels with Kilmyshall Set Dancers, Millrace Hotel, Bunclody, Co Wexford. Adm €10.
Dec 10 (8.30pm) Caoimhin O’ Raghallaigh and Cormac Begley, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Tickets €18/16. Tel 053 9123764. https://wexfordartscentre.ticketsolve.com
Dec 10 (8pm) Wexford School of Ballet and Performing Arts Christmas Show, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €18 / €14 (child). Tel 053 9122144.
Dec 10 (10pm) 'Secret Life: Bowie at his outspoken best', Murphy's Barn, Skeeterpark, Duncannon Line, Cleariestown. Fundraiser for Calais Relief. Adm €10.
Dec 11 (3pm) Wexford Ladies Choir Annual Christmas Concert, The Friary Church, Wexford. Guests: the Kinsella Sisters, Loch Garman Junior Band. MC Alan Corcoran.Adm €10. Proceeds to Friary Restoration Fund.
Dec 11 (4-6pm) The First Words of Cursed Murphy, Fusion Café, Monck St, Wexford. Spoken word, sounds, stories. This will be writer and spoken word performer Peter Murphy's first show under the Cursed (that's Cur-said, pronunciation buffs) Murphy banner. Tickets available at Cafe priced €5.
Dec 11 (6pm) 'Season of Joy' School Christmas Concert with children of Ballyduff n.s. and Carrigbyrne Pike Choir, St Aidan's Church, Ferns. Adm €10 (child €5).
Dec 11 (6pm) 'The Reddest of them All' presented by Rathnure Panto, Rathnure Hall, Rathnure, Co Wexford. Contact Box Office on 0870687801 or 0876954112 between 10am-2pm and 6-9.30pm daily.
Dec 11 (8pm) Handel’s Messiah by Candlelight, National Opera House, Wexford. LYRIC OPERA joins forces with the world-renowned PALESTRINA CHOIR to present Handel’s great oratorio. With Claudia Boyle (soprano), Sharon Carthy (mezzo soprano), Andrew Gavin (tenor) and bass baritone Tim Murphy. Conducting is the choir’s director, Blanaid Murphy. Directed by Vivian Coates. Tickets €30/25. Tel 053 9122144.
Dec 14 (8pm) Tommy Tiernan 'Under The Influence' presented by Wexford Comedy Club & Aiken Promotions, National Opera House, High St, Wexford. Tickets €28. Tel 053 9122144.
Dec 15 (8pm) Alison Spittle (comedy), Macken's (upstairs), Bullring, Wexford. Tickets €8 online / €10 on door. Tel 053 9199199. www.lantern.ie
Dec 16 (7.30pm) A Christmas Gala with the RTÉ National Symphony, National Opera House, Wexford. Soprano: Ailish Tynan, Conductor: David Brophy. Tickets €22.50 - €40. Tel 053 9122144. http://www.nationaloperahouse.ie/whats-on
Dec 16 (8pm) The Christmas Peace Concert with The Three Tenors, Rowe St. Church, Wexford. Tickets €25 from Wexford Book Centre and Parish Office.
Dec 16 (8pm) Carrigbyrne Pike Choir, Ballykelly Church. Adm €10.
Dec 16 (9pm) Caca Milis Cabaret, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford.
Eclectic mix of music, readings, and more with some of the best local talent with Helena Mulkerns. Tickets €12. Tel 053 9123764.
Dec 16 (9.30pm) Wexford Traditional Singers' Christmas Session, Mary's Bar, John's Gate St, Wexford. Free!
Dec 18 (5.30pm) 'The Reddest of them All' presented by Rathnure Panto, Rathnure Hall, Rathnure, Co Wexford. Contact Box Office on 0870687801 or 0876954112 between 10am-2pm and 6-9.30pm daily.
Dec 19-23 Noël The Musical, by Eoin Colfer, National Opera House, High St, Wexford. Music by Liam Bates. Tel 053 9122144. http://www.nationaloperahouse.ie/whats-on
Dec 21 A Heavy Fall of Snow - Red Moon Theatre Christmas Show, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. An original Christmas Story created by Red Moon Children’s Theatre. Potent mix of music, movement, drama, comedy and film. Tickets cost €7 or four for €25. Tel 053 9123764.
Dec 29 (6.30pm) 'The Reddest of them All' presented by Rathnure Panto, Rathnure Hall, Rathnure, Co Wexford. Contact Box Office on 0870687801 or 0876954112 between 10am-2pm and 6-9.30pm daily.

2017
Jan 6 (8pm) Neil Delamere "Handstand" (comedy), Clayton White's Hotel, Abbey St, Wexford. Tickets €25. Tel 053 9199199. www.lantern.ie
Jan 7 (8pm) Reeling In the Showband Years, National Opera House, Wexford. Ronan Collins and his merry band of country music minstrels return for their annual new year's knees-up. Tickets €30. Tel 053 9122144. http://www.nationaloperahouse.ie/whats-on
Jan 10-15 Beauty & The Beast presented by Wexford Panto, Dun Mhuire Theatre, South Main St, Wexford. Tel 053 9123061. www.wexfordpanto.com
Jan 12 (8.30pm) Liam Ó Maonlaí & Cormac Begley, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. Tickets €20/18. Tel 053 9123764. https://wexfordartscentre.ticketsolve.com
Jan 12,14,16,19 (7.45pm) 'The Reddest of them All' presented by Rathnure Panto, Rathnure Hall, Rathnure, Co Wexford. Contact Box Office on 0870687801 or 0876954112 between 10am-2pm and 6-9.30pm daily.
Jan 14 (8pm) Johnny Cash Roadshow, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €25/22. Tel 053 9122144. http://www.nationaloperahouse.ie/whats-on
Jan 15 (8pm) Kris Drever, Julie Fowlis, Aoife Ní Bhriain & Pádraig Rynne (Ireland/Scotland), National Opera House (Jerome Hynes Theatre), High St, Wexford. Outstanding lineup of multi-genre musicians embark on a musical odyssey of love, loss and wonder. This is traditional music with a thoroughly inventive contemporary makeover. The lineup: Kris Drever, voice, guitar; Julie Fowlis, voice, whistle; Aoife Ní Bhriain, fiddle; Padraig Rynne, concertina. Supported by Music Network. Tickets €16/14. Tel 053 9122144. http://www.nationaloperahouse.ie/whats-on
Jan 20 (7pm) Visionaries, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. 100 years on from a remarkable revolution of visionaries and poets, 'Visionaries' explores the writings and ideals of the leaders of the Easter Rising. Featuring Lorcán Mac Mathúna (vox) and Íde Nic Mhathúna (vox and concertina); Martin Tourish (accordion), Daire Bracken (fiddle, guitar), Eamonn Galdubh (uillean pipes, saxophone, flute); and the acting talents of Elaine O’Dea. Family Friendly. Tickets €10/€7. Tel 053 9123764. Supported by Arts Council touring grant.
Jan 21 (8pm) The High Kings, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €26. Tel 053 9122144. http://www.nationaloperahouse.ie/whats-on
Jan 26 Fred & Alice presented by CallBack Theatre, Wexford Arts Centre, Cornmarket, Wexford. With over 130 performances to date Fred & Alice, one of the biggest hits of 2013 and 2014, is back on tour. Written by John Sheehy, performed by Ciaran Bermingham and Cora Fenton. Tickets - tel 053 9123764.
Jan 28 (8pm) Wallis Bird, National Opera House, Wexford. Tickets €25. Tel 053 9122144. The launch of HOME the 5th album by the multi-award winning Galbally girl. https://www.facebook.com/wallisbird. http://www.nationaloperahouse.ie/whats-on
Jan 28,30 (7.45pm) 'The Reddest of them All' presented by Rathnure Panto, Rathnure Hall, Rathnure, Co Wexford. Contact Box Office on 0870687801 or 0876954112 between 10am-2pm and 6-9.30pm daily.
Feb 3,4 (nightly 8pm) The Children of Lir - Celtic Opera, National Opera House, High St, Wexford. From its humble beginning as an imaginative Folk/Rock stage show in the early 1970’s, Brian O’Reilly’s musical rendition of The Children of Lir has survived the greatest test of all time,itself. Tickets €12-25. ADDED: 12 noon matinee show on Feb 3. Tel 053 9122144. www.nationaloperahouse.ie
Feb 5 (7.30pm) The Blues Brothers Review – Starring Jake and Elwood, National Opera House, High St, Wexford. Tickets €27.50 - 25. Tel 053 9122144. www.nationaloperahouse.ie
Feb 10 (8pm) The Dead presented by The Performance Corporation & Breda Cashe, National Opera House, High St, Wexford. "Composed by Ellen Cranitch with libretto by Tom Swift, this handsome chamber opera adaptation from Performance Corporation and Breda Cashe sweetly honours the dead.” The Irish Times. Tickets €20-18. Tel 053 9122144. www.nationaloperahouse.ie.
Feb 10 (8pm) Andrew Maxwell: Yo Contraire (comedy), Greenacres Gallery, Selskar, Wexford. Tickets €20. Tel 053 9199199. www.lantern.ie
Feb 17 (8pm) Jason Byrne: Propped Up (comedy), Clayton White's Hotel, Wexford. Tickets €22. Tel 053 9199199. www.lantern.ie
Feb 18 (8pm) Des Bishop (comedy), National Opera House, High St, Wexford. Tel 053 9122144. www.nationaloperahouse.ie
Mar 3 (8pm) The Three Tenors, Rowe St Church, Wexford. With guests CBS Primary School Choir and Enniscorthy Choral Society. Tickets €25 from Parish Office and Book Centre. Tel 053 9122055.
March 9 (8pm) Stayin’ Alive - A Tribute to the Bee Gees, National Opera House, High St, Wexford. Tickets €25. Tel 053 9122144. www.nationaloperahouse.ie
March 10 (8pm) The Royal Moscow Ballet - Sleeping Beauty, National Opera House, High St, Wexford. Tickets €25 - 32.50. Tel 053 9122144. www.nationaloperahouse.ie
March 25 (8pm) Opera Theatre Company with the Irish Baroque Orchestra presents Handel Acis and Galatea, National Opera House, High St, Wexford. Tickets €30-€27. Tel 053 9122144. www.nationaloperahouse.ie
March 26 (8pm) Derek Ryan’s Concert Tour, National Opera House, High St, Wexford. Hear the golden-tonsilled country music heart-throb sing selfpenned songs God’s Plan, Life Is A River and Hold on to your Hat plus many other favs. Tickets €25. Tel 053 9122144. www.nationaloperahouse.ie

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)..
The Sky & The Ground, South Main St, Wexford - trad session (9.30pm)
T. Morris, Wexford - trad session (9.30pm)
Maggie May's, Monck St, Wexford - folk, trad (9.30pm)
The Loch & Quay Pub, Monck St, Wexford - folk, trad
White's Hotel (bar), Wexford - trad, folk (8.30pm) (9.30pm)
The Temple Bar (Treacy's Hotel), Enniscorthy - live music
Donohoe's, Duffry Hill, Enniscorthy - live music (9.30pm)
Katie Daly's, Gorey, Co Wexford - acoustic session (9.30pm). No cc. Tel 053 9483920.
Tuesdays
Ár mBreacha House of Stories, Raheen, Ballyduff, Co Wexford. Happens the first Tuesday every month.
Social dancing with Eddie O'Hanlon, Askamore Activity Centre at 8.30pm. Adm €5.
Adult Ceili dancing (8-9pm), Screen Hall, Screen, Co Wexford
Thomas Moore Tavern, Wexford - trad/folk music (9.30pm) - Tel 053 9174688
The Sky & The Ground, South Main St, Wexford - Candlelight Sessions (not every Tues - always check beforehand!)
Katie Daly's, Gorey, Co Wexford - Americana music session (9.30pm). No cc. Tel 053 9483920.
Wednesdays
The Bailey, Enniscorthy - 50s Jive Dancing class / social dancing (7.30pm beginners, 8.45pm advanced, followed by general dancing). Music by DJ Lew Boogie. Adm €5.
Jack Bailey's, St Aidan's, Wexford - live music
The Porter House, Castlebridge - live music
T. Morris, Monck St, Wexford - trad session (9.30pm) - ph 053 9144083
The Sky & The Ground, Wexford - trad, folk
Talbot Hotel, Wexford - folk, pop (9.30pm).
Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey - trad session (10pm)
The Temple Bar (Treacy's Hotel), Enniscorthy - ballad session
Thursdays
Seán Óg's, Kilmuckridge - social and country dancing (10pm) €6
Tír na nÓg, Wellingtonbridge - social dance. Adm €5.
Corcoran's, Irishtown, New Ross - trad session
White's Hotel, Wexford - folk, trad (8.30pm)
Mackens, The Bullring, Wexford - acoustic session - ph 053 9122949
Jack Bailey's, St Aidan's, Wexford - ballad session - ph 053 9123692
Maggie May's, Wexford - rock/pop covers
Fridays
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
Bolg Buì, New Ross, Co Wexford - The Last Friday Sessions (last fri of month)
Clonevan Old School House, Kilmuckridge/Ballygarrett - Tunes & Yarns on first Friday of the month. Adm €7/3 (incl refreshments)
Whitford Hotel, Whitford Roundabout, Wexford - live music (Summer only)
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 Temple Bar (Treacy's Hotel), Enniscorthy - rock
Dbar, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford - rock
Wilson's Pub, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford - rock
Katie Daly's, Gorey, Co Wexford - blues session. No cc. Tel 053 9483920.
Saturdays
The Forge, Hilltown, Ballymitty - Session of music, song and story - last Saturday of each month. Starts 9pm.
Whitford Hotel, Whitford Roundabout, Wexford - live music (Summer only)
The Sky & The Ground, Wexford - some interesting (late notice!) gigs happening there. Always check beforehand.
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)
Farmer's Kitchen Hotel, Drinagh - live music (9.30pm)
Jack Bailey's, St Aidan's, Wexford - pop/rock covers
The Temple Bar (Treacy's Hotel), Enniscorthy - rock
Dbar, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford - rock
Wilson's Pub, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford - rock
Donohoe's, Duffry Hill, Enniscorthy - live music (10.30pm)
Corcoran's, Irishtown, New Ross - live music
Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey - live music in bar
Sundays
Whitford Hotel, Whitford Roundabout, Wexford - live music (Summer only)
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 blues session
Macken's, The Bullring, Wexford - pop, acoustic - ph 053 9122949
The Sky & The Ground Pub, Wexford - live music (8pm)
Talbot Hotel, Wexford - jazz session (2.30-4.30pm)
John Barry, The Quays, Wexford - acoustic folk (6pm)
Culleton's, Kilrane - trad session
Jack Bailey's, St Aidan's, Wexford - pop/rock covers
Katie Daly's Bar, Gorey, Co Wexford - jazz session (6.30pm). No cc.
Temple Bar, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford - rock
Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey - live music in bar (6-8pm)
Dbar, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford - Trad session
The Bailey, Enniscorthy - Sunday Session (5pm)
Donohoe's, Duffry Hill, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford - acoustic session (6pm & 9pm)
Benedict's Nightclub, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford - rock/pop covers + DJ (11pm)

There is also live music at weekends at the following venues. (Phone in advance to check/confirm.)
Slaney Inn, Oylegate - occasional trad music sessions.
64, Nell Sweeney's & O2 Nightclub, Gorey, Djs at weekends. Tel 053 9421260.
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).
Amber Springs Hotel, Wexford Road, Gorey - Tel 053 9484000.
Riverside Park Hotel, Enniscorthy - Ph 053 9237800.
Millrace Hotel, Bunclody - ph 053 9375400.
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, Templehannon, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford. Tel 053 9237798
www.facebook.com/dbar.enniscorthy

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

Metro17, The Quays, Wexford
www.metro17.com

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.

Chocolate/Renaissance, Bullring, Wexford
Does not appear to be hosting live gigs any more.

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