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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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Herbal Pharmacy Elderberry Herbal Workshop

16th September @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm


The Elderberry tree has long been revered for her medical properties for generations passed. This one-day workshop will provide you with the tools to use this herb with confidence in the comfort of your kitchen. In this workshop we will be Identifying and foraging for Elderberry, Drying and preparing this herb for use over the winter months. Please bring outdoor wear including wellies as our morning will be spent on our land. Places are limited so booking your place is essential.


16th September
9:30 am - 4:30 pm