Skip to main content

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…

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Bodhrán Workshop At Laois School Of Music

25th November @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm


Are you a Irish Trad music lover? Why not try the Bodhrán Workshop At Laois School Of Music?

Bodhrán Workshop At Laois School Of Music

Irish Trad Musicians Colm Phelan and Dale Mckay have joined forces to bring you a Bodhrán workshop from one of the very best Joseph McNulty. Joseph is a multi-Instrumentalist with a deep passion for Irish Music and the Bodhrán. He is just back from touring the states with his band Boxing Banjo. The Laois school of Music is delighted to have him down in Laois for this one of a kind workshop.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn a traditional Irish instrument with some of Ireland’s greats! This workshop will teach you how to create the familiar rhythm and beat that comes from this iconic instrument. If you have a passion for Irish music, Irish Culture and the Bodhrán, don’t miss this workshop!

All information found below:
Venue – Laois school of Music/Music Generation Building, Fitzmaurice Place, Portlaoise Co. Laois.
Time – 11:00am – 1:00pm
Date – 25th of November
Price – €20
Level – Players with 1 – 2 year’s minimum experience

Are you looking for more music and culture events in Laois? Check out our handy What’s On guide to learn more!



25th November
11:00 am - 1:00 pm


Music Generation Laois
057 8681782
View Organiser Website