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From its rich heritage and splendid scenery to excellent transport links, a bustling town centre and thriving industry, Bray has a wide range of festivals and activities to keep visitors entertained throughout the year.

From taking a dip in the waters of Bray’s Blue Flag beach to enjoying Coasteering along Bray’s absolutely amazing coastline, checking out the spectacular views from Bray Head to walking the Cliff Walk, Bray is packed full of incredible experiences that you can’t get anywhere else.

Visit Mermaid County Wicklow Arts Centre, National SEA LIFE Centre or even experience the fun and adrenalin of outdoor adventure sports with Bray Adventures or go Tenpin Bowling at Bray Bowl.

There are lots of fabulous places to stay, eat, drink, relax and shop so why not explore Bray...

Pop into Bray this Christmas as there are lots of fabulous things to do, places to eat, drink, and shop…..

Christmas sparkles into life on November 24th with Bray Town Centre’s Christmas Lights Switch On.

Then this festive season why not watch ‘Christmas Movies at Mermaid’, visit ‘Santa at Killruddery, explore the Boutique Christmas Market to catching ‘Candlelight Concerts’.

Pick up a gift at Bray Town Centre or simply enjoy some festive cheer at one of the many pubs, clubs and restaurants throughout the town…..

With *free car parking at weekends throughout December, it makes Bray the perfect place to pick up the perfect gift at the perfect price.

Click here for more information about Christmas In Bray.

*Free parking is available on Saturdays and Sundays for the month of December 2018 in the Wicklow County Council Car Parks only.

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Bray Town recognised at the Enterprise Town Awards

Bray was recognised as a runner-up at this year’s Bank of Ireland National Enterprise Town Awards 2018.

The National Enterprise Town awards, run by Bank of Ireland, which is in its third year aims to promote enterprise by bringing business and community groups together, in towns and villages across Ireland, to showcase the spirit of enterprise in their local area.

The very best of what Bray has to offer was showcased to a panel of judges who visited the town on Tuesday, 25th September 2018 at the Mermaid Arts Centre.

Representatives from the local authority, the business sector and community groups made an impressive presentation. Its theme highlighted how businesses and community groups are working together collaboratively with the Municipal District and State agencies to contribute to the overall enterprising nature of the town.

A massive thank you to everybody who helped and supported our submission.

Read more here.

Bray Comedy Festival returns February 2019

For the 5th year in a row, next February, the very best comedians in Ireland and beyond with a sprinkling of some Hollywood stardust are gathering on the Braymalfi coast for the Bray Comedy Festival 2019.

The five-day fun fest kicks off on Wednesday 13th February with the Opening Gala (tux optional) featuring THE Karl Spain; Bray Comedy Festival debutante – Kevin McGahern; John Colleary (Savage Eye); impressionist Al Foran and Après Match’s Barry Murphy.

It’s a packed schedule. With more acts to be announced in the coming weeks.

Comedy fans might want to decamp to Bray for all five days of the 5th Bray Comedy Festival this February.

In venues dotted around Bray, tickets from €0 – €30.

Read more here.