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What’s On Guide

With over 60 events happening each month, you are sure to have fun in county Laois! From internationally recognised festivals such as Electric Picnic, to ancient celebrations in the Slieve Bloom Mountains there is something for everyone. Laois hosts a multitude of events and festivals from  hilarious comedy shows to reconnecting with nature it’s all waiting to be discovered in our What’s On Guide!

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Heritage Talk The Pass Of The Plumes

2nd June @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Join us for a captivating Heritage Talk at the Timahoe Heritage Festival on Sunday, June 2nd. On the 17th of May in the year 1599, a significant confrontation unfolded at what is now known as the Pass of the Plumes. This clash, known as the Battle of the Pass of the Plumes, arose amidst the tumultuous backdrop of Maryborough besieged Fort and the strategic maneuvers of notable figures such as Owny MacRory O’More and the Earl of Essex.


2nd June
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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