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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Wildflower Masterclass (How to Grow Wildflowers) @ Solas Eco Garden Centre

9th July @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


Expert advice from a legend of the gardening world; Sandro Cafolla.

Sandro has been growing wildflowers around Carlow & Kildare since the 80’s.

He has a vast knowledge of all native wildflower species.

With years of experience, Sandro has everything you need to know on wildflower.

Ground preparation.

The perfect seed mix for your site.

How & when to sow.

What to expect from your meadow over the years.

How to maintain & when to cut.

How to control weeds & reintroduce colour.


9th July
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Solas Eco Garden Shop