Come join us here in Ancient East Town of Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford this August Bank Holiday Weekend (Aug 4th – 7th) for a weekend of scrumptious food, open- air markets and swingin’ music. Following on from a hugely successful festival weekend last year, this year’s festival promises to be bigger and better than ever with loads more free events and many of our local restaurants, hotels, bars and food producers getting involved.
Festival goers can look forward to Free Live Music and Artisan Food, Craft and Beer Markets illuminating the streets this Summer, as well as our brand-new Food Marquee scheduled with plenty of free demos and guest speakers. The town will be bustling with Food and Drink Trails, Cookery Demos, local producers, Rock ‘n’ Roll Gigs, Buddy Holly Show and loads of Family fun. Not to mention the Rebel Parade, Battle Re-enactment and Ancient East Story Telling showcasing Enniscorthy’s monumental history and a FREE Art Exhibition in the Enniscorthy Presentation Centre.
Our younger festival goers will be kept busy with plenty of flavourful fun and activities such as the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, Selfie Scavenger Hunts, Medieval Shield & Pottery making, Punch and Judy Shows, Pizza Making, kids festival amusements and much, much more.
You can also travel in style this festival bank holiday weekend with our Vintage Steam Train which will take you to Enniscorthy from Dublin and back, or you can take a short trip to Wexford from Enniscorthy while enjoying the sights from the carriage.
So, whether you like to swing through the streets or munch through the treats, the Enniscorthy Rockin’ Food Festival has something for everyone of all tastes and ages. A fun packed, family weekend that’ll rock your socks off.