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

Portlaoise Christmas Market

We are delighted to announce that our popular Portlaoise Christmas Market is going to be a weekend event this year. The Christmas lights will be turned on in the Top Square on Friday. Saturday and […]


Happy Human Christmas Special

The Happy Human Christmas Special is more than just a visit to see Santa, it is a Christmas memory your child will cherish forever. Happy Human are sure to get you into the spirit for […]


Armchair Adventures Book Club

Looking for something fun to do after school this afternoon? Bring the kids along and let them join us for an afternoon of fun and entertainment.


Kevin McGahern

Kavanaghs Bar & Venue Present - Kevin McGahern.


Benefit Night Sports Table Quiz

One for the diaries folks! Sports Table Quiz coming up this month to help out one of our members from the very start. There’s also a Raffle, Finger food and Music to finish off the […]


James O Connor At The Square Bar

James O’Connor is an Irish singer-songwriter, performer and recording artist, and he's live this Friday night. We hope to see you all there for what will be a great night.


Dooley Brothers

The Dooley Brothers will be rocking the place this Friday night, make sure you all come and join us on what will be a night to remember.


Strings & Things

The lads are back again in Kavanaghs this weekend, make sure you come and join us for what will undoubtedly be a memorable nights entertainment


Afrobeats Portlaoise

Afrobeats is back in Portlaoise! Book early to enjoy a nightclub event dedicated solely to Afrobeats, Afro-fusion and Afro-pop.