Let's meet at O'Connell Street.

Winters gone, done, dusted. The lure of summer comes around again. It’s time to zoom out and meet up!​ Situated in the heart of Waterford’s Cultural Quarter, O’Connell Street is where we reconnect!

What's On

A quick overview of what’s happening on O’Connell Street this summer. Keep a look out at this space as we will be updating this page often.

Déise Pride Block Party
June 4th at 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Saturday 4th opens with a host of community and arts workshops across Waterford followed by...
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The Street

Each weekend from 5pm on Friday to Sunday evening O’Connell Street will be pedestrianised to bring the indoors out.

Summer in the City

Music and Arts Festival from June-August 2022. Waterford City. Every weekend! Friday -Sunday. Big Bands, Funk Bands, Rock Bands, Pretty much all Kinds of Bands, Poetry, Theatre, Family Fun, Community Involvement and ABOVE ALL Laughter in our Hometown.

Gigs on O'Connell Street

This is the tentative schedule of events for O’Connell St. Please keep a look out on Summer in the City’s Facebook / Instagram page for latest news and updates.

Thank Funk
June 11th at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
Two Time Charlie
June 18th at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
The Off Beats
June 25th at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
Quangodelic
July 2nd at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
Skazoo
July 9th at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
Cursed Murphy & The Resistance
July 16th at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
Brand New Cadillac
July 23rd at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
SPRAOI
July 30th at 6:00pm - 9:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
Brds Of Burden
August 6th at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
High Definition
August 13th at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
Pontus Pilot & The Nail Drivers
August 20th at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
Sleeze n Cheese
August 27th at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
DJ Set at 6pm
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Each weekend from 5pm on Friday to Sunday evening O’Connell Street will be pedestrianised to bring the indoors out.

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