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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The Legend of Luke Kelly

7th January 2022 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm


Chris Kavanagh & his band have performed all over Ireland as well as abroad, in countries such as the UK, Germany, Switzerland, America & Australia. He is currently working on a new album with his co-writer Hilary Kavanagh (bass guitar/vocals) & traditional musician Joe Finn, co-composer of the haunting tune “Falcon’s Call” (uilleann pipes, flute/whistles, fiddle). He is also joined on stage by Michael Howard (classical guitarist/composer)


7th January 2022
9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Kavanagh’s Bar and Venue