Blackstairs Blues Festival held in September in the town of Enniscorthy, County Wexford, enjoys a mixture of Irish and International acts, with artists from America, Australia, Jamaica, the UK and Spain there will be a great variety of music.
New Ross Piano Festival held in September will be filled with classical concerts all weekend long, ranging from al fresco jazz piano sessions to masterclass for the advanced students, it is a festival of renowned high standards. St Marys Church in New Ross lends to the quality of the acoustics with artists ranging from the widely acclaimed Sa Chen, and Finghin Collins to Beruit born Abdel Rahman El Bacha and Libor Novacek.
Wexford Opera Festival held in October has been active since 1951 and is renowned for the quality of the performances. Wexford Opera House was Irelands first purpose built opera house and from where the Wexford Opera will be held. With 12 evening performances across several stages it is a very busy production and one loyally supported year after year.