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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Rathdowney Mural Launch
17th September @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
Come to the Square, Rathdowney to view the new mural artwork celebrating the people and spirit of Rathdowney, designed and created by Portarlington based mural artist ADW. The artist will give a public talk on the processes and background of the project prior to the launch. Local artists will provide entertainment. This new mural initiative was commissioned by Laois Arts Office in consultation with members of Rathdowney community via The Walls Project, a creative arts agency who specialise in the delivery of large scale public and private commissioned artwork across Ireland and Europe. Supported by Creative Ireland Laois as part of the Creative Ireland Programme (2017-2022) in partnership with Laois County Council.