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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Fred Cooke

25th March 2022 @ 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm


Becoming Irish Comedian of the Year 2018 (Tatler Magazine), he has supported Irish Comedy Legend Tommy Tiernan on his Nationwide Tour. Cookes guitar plucking panache enables him to paint comical situations before delivering unexpected killer-punch lines that leave his audience elevated to hilarity. The Scotsman. His new Nationwide Tour Fred Space has brought Cooke to a whole new level of Comical Mayhem placing him in the Premier league of Irish funnymen. HOT PRESS. Sit back and enjoy a performer with enough energy to power a small village in the west of Kerry THE LAUGHTER LOUNGE.


25th March 2022
9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Kavanagh’s Bar and Venue