Local Attractions

The county’s main attractions are all within easy reach of town.
For more information on Wexford Town events please go to VisitWexford.ie

Wexford Festival Opera

With a unique vision, outstanding production values and spectacular setting in a beautiful small town, Wexford Festival Opera is a remarkable success story that looks set to continue for many years to come.

More information: Wexford Festival Opera

Irish National Heritage Park

Curracloe Beach

With 200km of coastline, Wexford has beaches to suit all. Only 7 miles from town, Curracloe Beach is a great example of miles of unspoilt white sandy beach. Guided walking tours of the sand dunes and nearby forest take place daily during summer. In 1997, this was the location for D-Day landing scenes in the Tom Hanks film “Saving Private Ryan”.

More information: Curracloe Beach

Hook Lighthouse & Heritage Centre

Wexford Racecourse

Enjoy 9 days of top class racing, jockeys and trainers in Wexford. March 13, May 7 & 29, June 11, July 9 & 24, Aug 1, October 23 & 24. Check out the website and local papers for additional meets (point-to-point). St Patrick’s Weekend Meet, New- Second meet in May, July Hooves & Grooves Festival and August Best Dressed Lady Competition, Annual two-day Opera Festival meets.

More information: Wexford Racecourse

Quad Attack Adventure Centre

Sailing Ireland

Saltee Island trips (2hr) family rates. Skippered and bareboat charters. Corporate entertainment and team building. Adult sailing tuition and mile building. Day trips and extended cruising. Luxury accommodation for up to 8 aboard ‘Yola’, a DoM Licensed 37 foot yacht. All safety equipment supplied.

More information: Sailing Ireland

Saltee Cruises

Wexford Harbour Boat and Tennis Club

Located on the estuary of the River Slaney, and in the heart of historic Wexford Town, we are ideally placed to continue to introduce both Sailing and Tennis to all, with regular open events, camps and training courses.
We are affiliated to both the Irish Sailing Association and Tennis Ireland and we host National and Regional Sailing and Tennis events. Coaching is provided by experienced and qualified professionals.

More information: Wexford Harbour Boat and Tennis Club

Curracloe House Equestrian Centre

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