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Ecotrail Wicklow took place on Saturday 28th with start and finish line on Bray Seafront.  More than 1100 participants ran up the Wicklow Mountains, through iconic locations such as Bray Head, Killruddery, Big Sugarloaf, Powerscourt Waterfall, The Wicklow Way and Roundwood Reservoir. Ecotrail Wicklow offered 4 distances to choose from:  18k, 28k, 45k and 80k. [...]

For the first time ever, the Taste of Wicklow 2019 becomes a 3-day event. The fun-filled weekend kicks off on Friday 28th June with the showing of the family outdoor movie “The Greatest Showman”. Doors open at 9pm, with snacks, music and a full bar available with the movie starting at 10.20pm. The fun-filled weekend [...]

LocalLink is operating a new service from Wicklow Town to Glendalough. There are up to 4 daily services scheduled from Sunday to Thursday and 6 Fridays and Saturdays. The bus stops at the following locations: Wicklow Town (Wicklow Gaol, Grand Hotel & Train Station) Rathnew Ashford Roundwood Annamoe Laragh Glendalough Fares:  Free Travel Pass holders [...]

The guidelines are provided by the Wicklow Outdoor Recreation Committee (WORC) for the use of any individual, community group or professional body that are involved in organising an event that takes place in Wicklow’s Outdoor Recreation Areas. Examples of these events include: walking festivals; challenge walks; adventure and multi-sport races; mountain marathons; charity challenges; fund-raising [...]

FOOD AND BEVERAGE STRATEGY FOR WICKLOW LAUNCHED Developing County Wicklow as a leading food and drink location is the objective of a major new strategy launched by Wicklow County Council and the Local Community Development Committee. The County Wicklow Food and Beverage Strategy 2019-2021 highlights the county’s strengths and opportunities in the sector and sets [...]

Launch of "Coolattin Lives" Website The Courthouse Arts Centre in collaboration with Wicklow County Archives and Wicklow County Tourism are delighted to celebrate the launch of the Coolattin Lives website on March 21st.  It is now live on www.coolattinlives.ie. Tenant records This new online facility contains the tenant records for the Earl of Fitzwilliam’s estates in [...]

The 2019 Wicklow Tourism Map is now available! The annual publication is being distributed and will soon be available at tourist offices, main attractions and activity centres around the County and beyond . Collect your copy at our new office on Market Square in Wicklow Town. The production of the Wicklow Tourism Map is done [...]

Wicklow Tourism is inviting anyone with a flair for art or design to take part in an exciting competition to design a Stamp for Glendalough.   The “Glendalough Stamp” is the first step in a new initiative by Wicklow Tourism, aimed at developing a series of stamps that will be placed in towns and villages across [...]

Wicklow is to become the 10th European destination to organise the prestigious international Trail Running Event.  On Saturday 28th September 2019 Ecotrail Wicklow will start and finish on Bray Seafront.  Wicklow will welcome trail runners from around  the world to experience our amazing scenery, across a selection of challenging routes; 18km, 28km, 45km and 80km. [...]

BUY YOUR WICKLOW CALENDAR ONLINE HERE! The calendar is packed full of stunning pictures of the beautiful landscape of Wicklow which have been donated by 10 local talented photographers. All money raised from The Wicklow Calendar will go straight to the 7 Cancer Support Centres in the County and the Wicklow Hospice Foundation. This year, both West Wicklow Cancer Support and Roundwood Cancer [...]

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