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

Pick Your Own Pumpkin Patch For Halloween 2022

Pick your perfect pumpkin from our Halloween pumpkin patch An ideal family day out in the lead up to Halloween With colouring competitions & lots of photo opportunities Suits: All boos & ghouls with a […]

Ongoing

Pumpkin Carving Halloween Event

Our farm will be transformed into an autumnal spectacle. Be prepared, we expected many a scare to be had! Come visit our farm and pick out your very own pumpkin from our pumpkin patch. Carve […]

€8

Halloween Weekend

This Halloween weekend Moloneys Gaelic Bar promises to be a weekend where every taste in music we have covered for you to enjoy. Saturday night we have Last Minute playing from 10pm until closing. The […]

The Jury

Live in the Courtyard this Bank Holiday Saturday! The one and the only - The Jury return for another night of classics!

FREE
Recurring

Stradbally Woodland Railway

Come ride our steam train this October bank holiday on Sunday 30th and Monday 31st.
Trains will be operating from 11am-4pm on both days, with diesel trains for the first hour and our steam loco Róisín hauling them for the rest of the day.

€7

Ballinakill Vintage & Classic Owners Club present Indoor Show

Following the success of several years of the Indoor Motor Show held in the Laois Shopping centre in Portlaoise, the Ballinakill Vintage and Classic Car Owners Club show committee have regrouped after a two year […]

FREE

Ballyroan Vintage Club

Looking forward to welcoming everyone to our first ever Junior run and our annual Vintage tractor run.

€20

Laois Pumpkin Patch

A hugely popular Halloween event in Laois is back again this year. The Pumpkin Patch once again promises a weekend full of community spirit, as well as a few witches and ghouls. The only charges […]

Costume Contest

Join us this bank holiday Sunday for our annual costume party. €150 bar tab for the best costume and prizes for 2nd and a free round of shots for the worst costume. A great night […]

FREE

Night of The Living Dead with Live Score

We're getting you into a spooky mood for Halloween night, and  just to note if there is a bad weather we move indoors to Emo GAA hall. Grab your gang and join us in Emo […]

FREE

Lennon’s Halloween Party

KAYCEE making her debut in Lennons this Bank holiday Sunday Night… Hailing from Dublin who has been making waves in the Underground scene with and impressive array of club appearances under her belt such as […]

€11

Halloween Fancy Dress

Main Bar - Dj Jim White The Gallows Stage - The Valves Wear your spookiest costume and be in with a chance to win €200 food and drink voucher.. Its going to be an awesome […]

FREE

Cardinal Sins

Cardinal Sins will be launching their new EP “Hate the sin, love the Sinner” on the October Bank Holiday weekend, Sunday 30th with support on the night from Ghost of the Pine. Oh and it’s […]

€5

Back Holiday Sunday Access All Areas at Lilly’s

Come and enjoy everything that we have to offer this bank holiday Sunday. For the weekend that's in it the dress code will be your spookiest, spellbinding Halloween costumes. Prizes on the night for best […]

FREE

Fancy Dress Party

Dress up and be in with a chance to win, let's make it a night to remember. Prizes on offer for best dressed so dress to impress

FREE