Heritage Music & Arts Day

 Heritage Music and Arts Day 2012 Photography: Fiona McCabe

Check out the footage below from the 2012 Heritage Music and Arts Day at The Irish National Heritage Park which took places on the 30th June

Directed and Edited by James Bell Filmed by Luke McKenna and Pete Sneddon.

Heritage Music and Arts DayHeritage Music and Arts Day 2012

Saturday June 30th

Time: 2pm-8pm

Venue: The Irish National Heritage Park

Set in the historic surroundings of the Irish National Heritage Park, the one day event will feature intimate performances on four stages constructed on various historical sites; The Crannóg Island, The Ring Fort and The Viking Boat house will provide the perfect backdrop for the homegrown musical talents of Mick Flannery, Declan O’Rourke, Duke Special, Cathy Davey and John Spillane amongst others with the main stage located at the Early Christian Settlement. The Saturday will also feature readings from world renowned authors such as John Banville, Billy Roche and Peter Murphy . JAMIE LAWSON has also been added to the line up …

Pay and Play Archery will be taking place in the Castle on the hill on Saturday 30th June.  Archery will be running on the half hour from 2pm-6pm €5 per person. throughout the day.

Entrance to the park is permitted to 

Ticket holders for the Heritage Music and Arts Day from 1pm on Saturday 30th June.

Heritage Music & Arts Day takes place in The Irish National Heritage Park, Wexford on Saturday, 30th June – Tickets are priced at €30, €70 for a family ticket – Tickets are ltd  and are available via Ticketmaster, Wexford Arts Centre, and Whites For Music

Click here to buy Tickets :  through Ticketmaster

There is no parking at the event but Shuttle buses will run throughout the day, operating from Redmond Square in Wexford  to the Irish National Heritage Park, Ferrycarrig and a ‘park and ride’ facility available at Wexford County Council Offices.


Due to preparations for the Heritage Music and Arts Day, in the Irish National Heritage Park: The Park and restaurant will be closed to the General Public on Saturday 30th June and will reopen to the General public on Sunday 1st July.

MUSIC AND ARTS DAY ATTENDEES ONLY! *Food will be available from 2pm onwards. *The Craft and Gift shop will also be open.

Heritage,  Music and Arts Day Line up includesMick Flannery, Declan O’Rourke

  • Duke Special
  • Cathy Davey
  • John Spillane
  • Jerry Fish
  • John Banville
  • Billy Roche
  • Peter Murphy
  • The Man Whom
  • Jamie Lawson
  • Lisa O’Neill
  • Alan Byrne
  • Cordon Barry
  • Karrie
  • The Red Chair
  • Gavin Glass, 
  • Vocaire
  • Gareth Dunlop