Family Activities

Guided Tour of Johnstown Castle and Gardens

Enjoy a guided tour of the restored 19th-centure Castle and unique servant’s tunnel- the longest domestic servant’s tunnel in Ireland. Take a look at the fascinating Irish Agricultural Museum which displays one of the most comprehensive exhibits of farming and rural life in Ireland.

Explore over 4km of the picturesque lake and ornamental garden walks- including a woodland children’s play area and the full accessible new 1.5km lower lake walk- great for all members of the family including our dog friends. Cafe and retail area situated in the visitor centre.

Date: 21st October – 31st October

Location: Johnstown Castle Estate, Museum and Gardens

Time: 9am – 4:30pm

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ABI Ireland-
Creative Arts and Crafts

ABI Ireland is hosting a Creative Arts and Crafts Fair. 

Date: Tuesday, October 25th

Location: Applegreen Service Station, Sinnottstown Lane, Drinagh

Time: 6pm

The Wexford Whale

The Wexford Whale’ is a 12-minute animation directed by David Begley featuring drawings by David and 5th and 6th class pupils of Scoil Mhuire National School, Rosslare. 

The film is based on the story of the 25 metre blue whale captured by Lifeboat pilot Ned Wickham outside the Wexford Harbour in March 1891. A talk by David will follow the screening of the film. Booking essential.

Date: Tuesday, November 1st

Location: Wexford Library

Time: 1pm

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Sing! Dance! Act! Performance Workshop

Aimed at younger people interested in all things musical theatre including singing, dancing, acting and much more. Family discounts available.

Date: Friday 4th and Saturday 5th November

Location: Gaelscoil Charman, Whiterock Hill

Time: 10:30am – 4pm

The Teddy, The Witch and The Pumpkin

Sammy Ragdoll manages to persuade her best friend Eddy The Teddy to go out “trick or treating” for Halloween. He doesn’t always have good ideas though. With a timid Eddy, who has a tendency to wander off, and a mischievous Monkey as a friend, there’s always a chance an unexpected adventure may occur…! 

This show is best suited for children 6 and under.

Date: Friday, November 4th

Location: The Presentation Centre, Enniscorthy

Time: 12pm

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

The story is set in 1790, in Sleepy Hollow, a small town near New York. The place is home to many tales of the supernatural especially that of The Headless Horseman. Ichabod Crane, a school teacher from Connecticut moves into town. He is superstitious and believes all the local legends. He soon becomes a rival to Brom Bones for the affections of Katrina. She rejects Ichabod. Perhaps the Headless Horseman wants Ichabod to leave town too, or is it Brom in disguise?

This show is best suited for children aged between 5-10.

Date: Friday, November 4th 

Location: The Presentation Centre, Enniscorthy

Time: 2pm

Wexford Book and Collectibles Fair

This annual part of the Wexford Opera Festival will feature book and collectibles dealers from across Ireland

Date: Sunday, November 6th

Location: The Talbot Hotel, Wexford

Time: 11am – 5pm

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