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…


Stradbally Woodland Railway

Tickets are sold on the day at the station before boarding.
Prices are €18 for a family, €7 for adults, €3 for kids and under 5s are free and we take card or cash .
We’ll also have two steam traction engines on display in the yard so you can get up and close to learn more about these wonderful, historic machines .


The Valves

The Valves live in Kavanaghs this Easter Sunday.