Monthly Archives: August 2021

Greenway Spraoi – check it out this weekend

Greenway Spraoi presents performances over four days at sites along Waterford Greenway.  Check it out !

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Have your say in shaping the future of Waterford City and County

Waterford City and County Council has published a Draft Development Plan which sets out a framework or blue print for the proper planning and sustainable development for the period from 2022 to 2028. It focuses on key areas such as … Continue reading

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Culture Night 2021 Launch

Culture Night invites everyone, everywhere on one joyful night to discover and celebrate all that our culture is today. With a rich and diverse programme of thousands of events that span layers of arts and culture from architecture to comedy, … Continue reading

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Artlinks award for Waterford led Project

ArtLinks partners in Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford and Waterford City & County Council is pleased to announce that in 2021 we are in the position to offer a discretionary award in addition to the overall Collaborative Bursary Award winner, Na Cailleacha. … Continue reading

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Waterford announced as one of Ireland’s first recipients of Creative Climate Action funding

Waterford City and County Council (WCCC), in partnership with Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT), is delighted to be awarded €155,000 from Creative Climate Action funding. The funding will support five creative projects in Waterford city and county that will build … Continue reading

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Professional development webinar for Musicians with Improvised Music Company

Improvised Music Company are hosting two sessions for musicians this August – on socially-engaged collaborative practice, and on confidence and connection for returning to the stage, as part of their continuing professional development sessions for musicians. While the musicians we work with are … Continue reading

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“Waterford Faoin Spéir” Rolls Out

This evening, August 12th, Mayor Councillor Joe Kelly launches “Waterford Faoin Spéir”, a Spraoi outdoor arts project partnered by Waterford City and County Council. With creative partners Garter Lane, Spraoi has installed overhead artworks at Michael Street and the Apple … Continue reading

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Grants up to €50k available for concerts and events companies

An €11.5 million Events Sector Covid Support Scheme (ESCSS) has been launched targeted at SMEs that have been affected significantly by the COVID-19 public health restrictions. A grant of up to €50,000 is available to successful applicants as a contribution … Continue reading

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Opening Date for New MEBAS Scheme Announced

Opening Date for New MEBAS Scheme Announced On Monday August 09th  Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, Catherine Martin TD, announced the opening date for the new strand of the MEBAS (Music and Entertainment Business Assistance Scheme) … Continue reading

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