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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...

Christmas sparkles into life on November 24th

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.

Bray aims for top Enterprise Award title

Bray has been selected to represent Wicklow in 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 visiting the town as part of the Bank of Ireland National Enterprise Town Awards 2018.

Representatives from the local authority, the business sector and community groups made a presentation on Tuesday, 25th September 2018 at the Mermaid Arts Centre.

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

Read more about the awards here.

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The Bray Endeavour Awards 2018


The search is on for the heroes of Bray, as Bray & District Chamber of Commerce launches its annual community Endeavour Awards campaign to identify and reward those individuals and community groups who have made an outstanding contribution to the area.

The Bray Endeavour Awards are presented annually by Bray & District Chamber of Commerce, which works to promote business and support the community. First presented in 1981, the annual Chamber of Commerce Endeavour Awards are designed to recognise and reward the normal, ordinary people who do extra ordinary things.

Thanks for all the community nominations. Read more please click here.

Voting is now open for the 2018 Bray Chamber Business Awards. To nominate please click here.

Wicklow Commuters – Tell Us Your Story

Wicklow County Council is conducting a Commuter Survey that could have a far-reaching and positive effect on the lives of Wicklow commuters.

Click here for more details and to complete the survey.