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Read here some suggestions of how you can get the most our of your visit in Laois. There are so many things to do but here is a sample.


11 Festivals You Should Visit in Laois this Summer

Written on 12th May 2023
Enjoy the fantastic festivals lined up across Laois this summer Plan ahead and enjoy a fun-packed time in the midlands and beautiful County Laois With another summer o…

From Glamping under the Stars to Stately Homes – Laois has something for everyone!

Written on 7th April 2023
Spend time in Laois this Summer We have been working on a guide to inspire your road trip to Laois this summer. Pack the picnic blanket, gather the family and don’t fo…
Escape to Laois this Easter

Escape to Laois this Easter

Written on 10th March 2023
Header photo: Midlands Park Hotel Ready to escape to Laois this Easter? Or should we say, egg-scape (pardon the pun)!!   Laois has an abundance of fantastic hotel…

Free Things To Do in Laois

Written on 20th February 2023
Header Image: Emo Court   At Laois Tourism, we want to make sure everyone can enjoy Laois no matter the budget, so we have compiled an abundance of fun things to …

5 Reasons Why Laois is Perfect for a Romantic Break

Written on 27th January 2023
Header image: Midlands Park Hotel, Portlaoise Valentine’s may be coming up but there’s always time to get away for a romantic break Laois is known for its place in Ire…

Spend Midterm in County Laois

Written on 13th January 2023
Header image: The Killeshin Hotel, Portlaoise Excited to escape with the kids in Laois this midterm break? There are some great midterm break packages to choose from s…

New Year’s Getaways in Laois

Written on 14th December 2022
Header image: Killeshin Hotel & Leisure Centre Looking for the perfect way to start the New Year?  There are so many breaks you can take in Laois to start 2023 on …

Christmas in Laois

Written on 8th December 2022
#YoureWelcomeToLaois this Christmas  Looking to spend some quality time in Laois this Festive Season? We’ve compiled the perfect Christmas blog to make sure you have a…

Shopping in Laois this Black Friday 

Written on 17th November 2022
(Header photo: Stephen Murphy Photography) #MeetInTheMiddle for great shopping this Black Friday   Looking for great deals this Black Friday? At Laois Tourism, we’ve m…

The Best Halloween Breaks & Spooky Events in Laois

Written on 4th October 2022
#MeetInTheMiddle for Spooky fun this Halloween   Looking to spend some quality time in Laois this Halloween? We have the perfect Halloween breaks to make sure you have…