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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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National Walking Day Gathering

24th September @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm


Laois Sports Partnership would like to invite everyone to come and join them for a 12km walk to celebrate National Walking Day 2023. The walk will commence from The Fisherman’s Thatched Inn, walking to Vicarstown before returning to The Fisherman’s Thatched Inn for hot refreshments. Participants should bring spare clothes incase of rain and wear appropriate footwear.