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…

All Day

Residential Yoga Retreat Weekend @ Blackhill Woods

Want to reconnect to life…?
Need inspiration from nature..?
Would you like quality time to yourself or with a friend or loved one away from the fast paced life..?
Finding it hard to practice or even start practicing Yoga and Meditation..?
Or just would like to deepen your awareness with a clear head and open heart?

€450

Shine 2022

Fittest Club in Ireland competition and showcasing some of the best of what Laois has to offer.

FREE

Bee Friendly Planting Workshop @ Solas Garden Centre

You will be guided through the range of plants suitable for creating a beautiful Bee Friendly planter.
You will make a stunning display that will bring a whole lot of colour & joy to your life, attracting bees & butterflies too!
You will learn about what plants will thrive in your chosen container.
We will provide a variety of different bee friendly plants & flowers to suit all environments.
We will share ideas about colour schemes & suitable locations
Select from our huge range of trailing & bedding plant

€15

Ballyadams Castle Historic Walking Tour

Come along and explore the Medieval history of Ballyadams Castle. A guided tour of the Castle and then to the nearby Church and Holy Well.

€5
Recurring

Waiting for Gateaux

The Health Club Where You Can Have Your Cake And Eat It!
Mo-tivators is the worst health and fitness club in the country. Run by Maureen a ‘big-boned’ fifty- something widow from a small hall in the middle of nowhere it only attracts clientele who have nothing better to do!
Starring Mrs. Brown’s Boys Eilish O’Carroll, X’Factors Mary Byrne, Voice of Ireland and Celebrity Operation Transformations Kayleigh Cullinan and Dirty Dustings Nicole Banim.

€25
Recurring

Waiting for Gateaux

The Health Club Where You Can Have Your Cake And Eat It!
Mo-tivators is the worst health and fitness club in the country. Run by Maureen a ‘big-boned’ fifty- something widow from a small hall in the middle of nowhere it only attracts clientele who have nothing better to do!
Starring Mrs. Brown’s Boys Eilish O’Carroll, X’Factors Mary Byrne, Voice of Ireland and Celebrity Operation Transformations Kayleigh Cullinan and Dirty Dustings Nicole Banim.

€25