Picnic in the Park & the 'Big Dig'
Westmeath County Council in conjunction with Westmeath Food Network and Westmeath Community Development and School of Irish Archaeology
Town Park Mullingar, Co. Westmeath
19 August, 11am - 5pm
Wexford Walled Town Medieval Day a free fun day for all the family to mark the start of Heritage Week. Starts at 1pm On the Green Area behind the Westgate Tower/Heritage Centre
Come and see Viking Shield making, Falconry ,weaponry displays ,battle re-enactments Children’s digging pits and Pottery Making Face painting musical entertainment Hear our story teller bringing to life the arrival of Vikings in the 9th century and how they built a wall around Harbour of the Mud Flats. The Town Wall in Wexford is steeped in history and our Tour Guide will provide extensive expertise and knowledge about the history of the wall and town during the guided walking tours on the day.