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 […]

Halloween Family Party @ SOLAS

Come & be spooked at our Family Halloween Party. An ideal family day out. Suits: Boos & ghouls of all ages with a Halloween spirit. Price: 15 euro per child. (All children must be accompanied […]

€15
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

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 […]

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
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

Kids Fancy Dress Party

Looking forward to seeing all the fancy dress costumes. An afternoon of fun guaranteed.

€2

Transmitter Halloween Special

Calling all you music loving ghosts and goblins! It's Hallowe'en Night and a Bank Holiday Monday - that only means one thing! Transmitter are back in Kavanagh's!~Kick off at 7pm, and we'll have some prizes […]

€10