Things to Do

You’re Welcome to Explore

You will wonder where you will get the time to do all the things on your bucket list in Laois. Let us help you plan your trip.

Marian Carton Opticians

Marian Carton Opticians, Main Street, Moneyballytyrrell, Portlaoise, Laois, Ireland

Mountrath Country Market

The Macra Hall, Main St, Mountrath, Co. Laois

Shaws Department Stores

Shaws Department Stores Portlaoise, Kylekiproe, Portlaoise, County Laois, Ireland

The Folly Festival

8th July 2022 - 9th July 2022

This year's Folly Festival, takes place, in the environs of Cullohill Castle, on Friday July 8th and 9th.
We invite everyone to join us for a BBQ, live music from some of this year's Folly acts, and maybe even the announcement of some more!!!
So come along and get a taste of what's to come!!!!

Twin Trees Festival

18th August 2022 - 20th August 2022

Our Tutored En Plein Air event, which is open to beginners and accomplished artists alike, takes place during Heritage Week 2022, from August 18th - 20th.
We are thrilled to provide you with a unique outdoor painting experience, in the beauty and tranquillity of Heywood Demesne, and nearby Ballinakill Village.

Ballinakill, County Laois, Ireland