Enjoy a Magical Laois Christmas

While Christmas may be a little different this year, Laois is ready to welcome visitors in a safe and festive way.

Almost 50 hospitality businesses in Laois have signed up to the Failte Ireland COVID-19 Safety Charter ensuring you can relax and enjoy their services with confidence.

Overnight Stays from €60pp

There is a fantastic range of accommodation in Laois. At the moment there are some amazing offers on overnight stays, dining offers and things to do in Laois.

There will be strict adherence to smaller numbers while still ensuring a great overall experience.

Check out the lastest offers here

Christmas Events Still Taking Place 

While large Christmas events can’t take place this year, there are still a number of events running while adhering to all safety measures.

  • Sat 12th – Christmas market in the Town Hotel in Portlaoise from 10am -6pm
    Sat 12th – Santa Street Christmas event in the Killeshin Hotel Portlaoise from 12-5pm
    Sun 13th – Outdoor market taking place in Bloom HQ in Mountrath from 12.30-3.30pm
    Sun 13th – Santa Street Christmas event in the Killeshin Hotel Portlaoise from 12-5pm
    Sun 13th – Elfie Winter Wonderland Christmas event in Durrow Woods from 2-5pm
  • Santa is also visiting Castleview Open Farm in Cullohill.  There are some spots now available for the 20th,21st,22nd Dec
  • Dunamaise Arts Centre is running a virtual 12 days of Christmas, with an event daily.  There is something for everyone, young and old so check it out!

Stay up to date with What’s On with our event guide  or follow us on social media.

Free Parking on Sat 12th & 19th 

To make it even easier to shop this Christmas, there is no charge for parking in Portlaoise, Portarlington and Mountmellick on Sat 12 and 19th of Dec. The perfect excuse to catch up with friends or get some Christmas shopping done.