Wexford Spiegeltent Festival
Stay At The Riverside Park Hotel
Book into the 4 Star Riverside Park Hotel and enjoy the Wexford Spiegeltent Festival which has grown to be one of the biggest and most successful multi-genre festivals in Ireland. The Spiegeltents are hand hewn pavilions which are constructed of oak with teak baroque dance floors and decorated with velvet and brocade canopies with bevelled mirror columns and stained glass windows. The beautiful circular venues feature intimate booths, ornate bars and Art Nouveau chandeliers.
Wexford Spiegeltent Festival
The Speiegetents are a feature of many international Festivals across the world including the Montreal Comedy Festival, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Sydney Arts Festival, Spiegelworld Manhattan, the Udderbelly Festival in South Bank London and of course the Wexford Spiegeltent Festival. They are as rare as they are beautiful, lovingly designed and built by Flemish Master Craftsmen in the early 1920s. Only a handful of these unique and legendary “halls of mirrors” are left in the World today, each with their own unique personality and style.
From its inaugural year in 2012, Wexford Spiegeltent Festival has grown to be one of the biggest and most successful multi-genre festivals in Ireland. The Spiegeltents have spent almost 100 years travelling to Festivals and Fairgrounds throughout Europe, Australia and the Americas, and have played host to the World’s great cabaret artists, musicians comedians and burlesque performers. Highlights from previous years at the Wexford Spiegeltent Festival include The Coronas, John Bishop, Sinead O’Connor, Jools Holland, Squeeze, Bell X1, The Boomtown Rats, Paul Young, The Riptide Movement, Brendan Grace, Christy Moore, Tommy Tiernan, Imelda May, Mick Flannery, Jason Byrne, Damien Dempsey, Jack L, Donovan, Paul Brady, Albert Hammond, Dylan Moran and more.
Why Stay With Us?
Our spacious and luxurious guestrooms at the 4 Star Riverside Park Hotel are the perfect home away from home offering all the comforts you need for an enjoyable break away and the ideal base to return to after a day at Wexford Spiegeltent Festival. Whether you are staying in our balcony rooms, deluxe rooms or standard rooms you will be treated to a luxurious night’s sleep in our contemporary designed rooms with our custom-made mattresses, flat screen tv, safes, hair dryer, iron and ironing boards, tea/coffee facilities and a selection of walk-in showers. If you are travelling with your family we also have the perfect choice of family rooms to suit your family size. During your stay with us you can enjoy complimentary use of our leisure facilities which includes an indoor heated swimming pool, a separate kid’s pool and a fully equipped gymnasium.
Experience great food in a choice of three dining options, The Alamo Steakhouse, The Moorings Restaurant and The Prom Bar. We are privileged to have access to the finest of locally sourced ingredients from fresh fish with over 275km of coastline in Wexford to dairy, vegetables, potatoes and infamous Wexford strawberries.