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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Creative Writing for Novice Writers

14th January - 18th February

€10 – €50

Have you got a story you want to tell? Have you always longed to be a creative writer? Would you like to meet other aspiring writers on the same path? All you need to bring with you is paper and a pen also a good understanding of written and spoken English is required.


14th January
18th February
€10 – €50
Dunamaise Arts Centre