Weekend Suggestions for #NorthWexford
Restrictions are lifting and slowly but surely life is returning to normal here in #NorthWexford and we are delighted to share some suggestions with you for your weekend!
From delicious dinners that are perfect for date night or a takeaway treat, here in North Wexford you can spend your day on a reviving walk or learn a new skill at a workshop or enjoying some of the events in place for Culture Night!
Let’s be grateful for having these great options #onourdoorstep here in Gorey & North Wexford!
Archaeology Made Fun in Ferns - Dig It
Free Dig It Kids workshops in Ferns Community Centre on Sunday next, September 19th. The workshop will comprise Dig it Kids usual magical mixture of fun facts (including Dad’s jokes of course) inventive and satisfying crafts, and engaging stories. They will be looking at St Aidan’s Monastery and learning all about the mysteries of the art of the time. For craft they will be designing Celtic letters.
See Ferns Village Facebook Page for more details
Culture Night returns to North Wexford with events hosted by The Gorey School of Art and the GAP Arts Festival! You can enjoy free film screenings and print workshops – For more details click here
GAP Arts Festival with a specially devised audio series “Are you Ready” to be listened to on headphones, celebrating the area’s connection to the inventor of radio, Marconi, a mix of local history, audio art, true crime altered reality and a touch of Shakespeare!
Enjoy a Wreath Making Workshop
Every Autumn after their harvest Wexford Lavender Farm run workshops for you create your own bespoke wreath for your home using their dried lavender!
These classes are about 2 and a half hours and in them you will make your own floral wreath to take home using dried lavender and flowers, foam backed circular or heart shaped base and floristry sprays.
All classes are COVID compliant and you can book your space for Saturday 18th or Sunday 19th here
Ramble in Ramsfort Woods
You will certainly enjoy the Autumnal tones of nature in Ramsfort Woods during a walk here, this looped walk weaves through Willow Parkand mixed woodland with occasional views of surrounding hills and Ramsfort House. You will also discover how much this woodland means to the local community with fairy door additions by many of the local school! Listen for the resident buzzard as you walk, then enjoy a hearty meal in one of the many close by options in the town of Gorey!
For more details on walks in Wexford see here
Ministry of Flavours make for a great weekend treat!
Gorey’s culinary offering has a new addition to Main st offering you the finest dining experience with an ambience of an upscale establishment with an exciting wine list that compliments the local produce delivered by Michelin trained chef Naleem and his good friend Anslem. Ministry of Flavours allows Naleem to showcase his love for Sri Lankan Cuisine.
Above all an exhibition style cooking and distinctive dishes in an intimate setting designed to turn special occasions also into lifelong memories.
Call 0833956954 to book your table or order a takeaway treat