Entertainment and Sports

Entertainment and Sports

Waterford has a great Sporting Heritage with lots to enjoy in the area.  We recommend to you to book your preferred things to do in advance of your arrival, which will make your visit more enjoyable and stress-free. 

Looking for something fun that all ages and groups can enjoy? Check out the thrills, the experience and the excitement, that is a night at the dogs. Kilcohan Park Greyhound Stadium boasts excellent facilities, combined with fun and food, as well as top class racing.

Over the last 100 years, Tramore Racecourse has built a reputation as a friendly track with a unique atmosphere. Many people retain great memories of a visit to this seaside venue and the team at Tramore recognises there is nothing more special, particularly if this is your local track and will endeavour to make the occasion as special as possible.  

Is located next to the beach in the stunning and picturesque Ardmore bay in Co. Waterford (50 minutes driving time). Ardmore Adventures offer real adventure activities in unspoilt natural locations in Waterford and Cork. Activities include Rock Climbing, Sea Kayaking, Surfing, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Archery and Team building.  

At Dunmore Adventure Centre, individuals and groups are offered a unique adventure experience that you won't find anywhere else! From their purpose built Adventure Centre at the waters edge in Dunmore East, Co Waterford, they use the sheltered coves as their playground, introducing you to a wide range of water activities; from Wibit Wipeout to Windsurfing, Stand up Paddle boarding to sailing.

Waterford Greenway is a stunning 46km off-road cycling and walking trail that stretches from Waterford to Dungarvan. It passes Waterford city, the River Suir, Mount Congreve Gardens, Kilmacthomas, 11 bridges, 3 spectacular viaducts, and a 400 metre-long tunnel. Bikes can be rented from a number of Greenway bike suppliers including Greenway Waterford Bike Hire, Wateford Greenway Cycle Tours & Bike Hire, and Waterford Greenway Bike Hire.