Fancy an overnight stay in the Garden of Ireland?   Fancy an overnight stay in the Garden of Ireland? To celebrate Wicklow County Tourism’s Wake up in Wicklow campaign, we are offering you the chance to ‪#‎WakeUpInWicklow‬ with a two-night stay at Brooklodge & Macreddin Village. You will receive dinner in the hotel’s organic restaurant, […]

Wicklow:  Irish Golf Heaven, Home of the 2016 Curtis Cup By Pat Ruddy – May 2016 The 39th staging of the biennial Curtis Cup match between the leading lady amateur golfers of the U.S.A. and those of Great Britain & Ireland turns the golfing world’s spotlight onto County Wicklow once more. The match is to […]

Emerald Enduro – Mountain Bike Race May 13th – 15th – 2016 The Emerald Enduro – 2016 Enduro World Series Round 3 – On the 15th of May 2016 Ireland will host the third round of the Enduro World Series.  The world’s top riders will line out in the Wicklow mountains for a tough day […]

BRAY JAZZ FESTIVAL 2016 Bray Jazz Festival returns for it’s 17th year with another packed programme of jazz from leading international players and Ireland’s top improvisers. Described as “one of the very best small jazz festivals in Europe”, the boutique scale Bray Jazz will this year host concerts featuring visiting artists from the US, UK, […]

Wicklow Outdoors – 2016 Events Wicklow is Ireland’s Premier Outdoor destination and Dublin’s Playground.  From Mountain to Sea, Wicklow offers the perfect playground for thousands of visitors every week.  Wicklow is the preferred venue for many Outdoor events attracting participants from Dublin, Ireland and abroad.  Below is a list of some of the events that […]

Decembre 2015 County Wicklow extended a very warm welcome to His Excellency Ambassador Kevin Vickers – Canadian Ambassador to Ireland.  Beginning with a tour and lunch in Wicklow’s Historic Gaol, the Ambassador was then formally received as a special guest by Wicklow County Council, and the day was completed with a trip to the set of […]

Traditional Music in Wicklow Traditional Irish Music is known and admired around the world. The history of Irish traditional music is interwoven into the fabric of Irish culture our folklore and dance. Our Irish musical tradition draws its strength from the passionate music makers who re-interpret fabulous old melodies into modern forms helping to keep […]