Bray’s autumn tourism campaign for 2018


Today we helped launch Bray’s autumn tourism campaign for 2018. The aim of the initiative is to achieve increased visitor numbers in order to help boost the local economy.

Our long-term objective is to bring the Bray brand to life, we will do this through our award-winning website, helping build a more engaged relationship with current and potential visitors showcasing the many incredible experiences that you can’t get anywhere else.

From taking a stroll along the Victorian promenade to exploring the breathtakingly beautiful scenery from Bray head or the Cliff Walk, enjoying the great social scene to experiencing the vibrant town centre.

It’s the perfect time to see the leaves change in the People’s Park. You can shop for your winter wardrobe, watch some amazing performances at the Mermaid Arts Centre or simply catch a live gig at the many pubs throughout the town.

Explore our incredible coastline by coasteering with Bray Adventures or experience the underwater world at Sealife.

Make a splash with family and friends at Shoreline’s swimming pool or have a great paintball battle. You can even zoom along the zip-lines at Squirrel’s Scramble Tree Adventure Park or trek across Wicklow on horseback.

Tee off at one of the many renowned golf courses, which have remarkable views of Bray and South County Dublin, then afterwards unwind at one of the many bars, cafes and restaurants throughout the town.

But if you simply just want to relax and rejuvenate yourself you can at some of the best spa experiences which are right on our doorstep.

Pat Vance, Cathaoirleach of Bray Municipal District said, “We want to encourage people to book their family staycation or simply a weekend break to rediscover the district. Bray offers some of the best experiences in the country so why not relax, have an adventure and escape to our beautiful town this autumn.”

Some event highlights this autumn include:

There is plenty to explore in Bray so what are you waiting for….. enjoy a cosy break this autumn.

Our accommodation providers offer affordable experiences and seasonal offers to cater for all your needs.

About Bray

Bray is a coastal town in County Wicklow and is situated about 20 km south of Dublin city centre on the east coast. It is the ninth largest urban area within the Republic of Ireland.

Bray is a resort town making it a destination for tourists and day-trippers, with a great social scene, bustling town centre and thriving industry.

Irish Rail, Dublin BusBus ÉireannFinnegan’s BrayAircoachSt. Kevin’s Bus Service to Glendalough and the M11 and M50 motorways provide commuter links between Bray and the rest of the country.

In 2013 Bray saw a four-fold increase in bookings via ebookers making it the second most popular staycation destination in the country. was crowned the ‘Best Connected Community’ in the Community and Council Awards in January 2017. The awards recognise and celebrate community and councils working together. You can read more about the awards here:

The Bray autumn tourism campaign is supported by Bray Chamber, Wicklow County Council and is a trading name of Bray Tourism.

 Campaign taglines – Relax, have an adventure and explore Bray this autumn

 Join the conversation – Our Campaign hashtag is #AutumnInBray

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