What’s On Guide

From ancient festivals in the Slieve Bloom Mountains to modern day merry-making, Laois has enjoyed a party more than most for thousands of years. With over 60 events happening each month , you are most definitely invited to celebrate with us.
And from major international music weekends to local fiestas covering everything from scarecrows and storytelling, to drama and literature, you’re sure to find your tribe. For the outdoor enthusiast there’s weekly guided walks, runs and cycles. Come join us as we celebrate the length and breadth of the county – morning, noon, and night…

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An Cailín Ciúin (The Quiet Girl)

9th November @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

€5 – €8

The award winning movie that has taken Irish Cinema by storm.

Nine-year-old Cáit is sent by her dysfunctional family to spend the summer with an Aunt and Uncle she has never met before. The once quiet Cáit blossoms in their care, but in this house where there are meant to be no secrets, she discovers one. An Cailín Ciúin is a genuine, deeply felt portrait of the bonds that sustain us. 


9th November
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
€5 – €8
Dunamaise Arts Centre