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…


Millinery for Beginners

Emerge yourself in this hands-on Millinery experience where you will learn how to make and finish 2 headpieces in 2 days using different techniques, materials and trimmings on each day. 


Knock Threshing Festival 2022

Knock Vintage Men's Shed will host Knock Threshing festival on the 10th and 11th of September.

Double Bill: Laura Duff & Aoife Meade

Dunamaise Arts Centre presents a dynamic programme of curated events by our Young Curators, Alannah Murray & Pauline Dunne, running as part of the Dunamaise Autumn Calendar. Kicking off this programme is a Double Bill of live performances by musicians Laura Duff and Aoife Meade. 

€12 – €15