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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…

Old School Disco at Ramsbottom’s Timahoe

Coming soon to Ramsbottom's Pub Timahoe will be an Old School Disco with music from the 80s, 90s and the 00s. Expect all the classics from the likes of Madness, The proclaimers, A-ha, and all […]


Helter Skelter at Flemings Bar

Flemings Bar are delighted to announce the highly waited return of Helter Skelter this Saturday night. These lads are one of Ireland's most popular Wedding, Corporate and Party bands, playing hits from the 1950s to […]


G. Mac at Ramsbottom’s Portlaoise

G.Mac will be playing live music in Ramsbottom & Sons this Saturday night. He is a One Piece Band playing Classic and Modern, Pop, Chart, Country, Rock, Rhythm'n'Blues. Help support the reopening of Ramsbottom's and […]


Pump Up The Jam

Lilly's Bar and Kitchen Portlaoise are delighted to announce this Saturday night we have the fantastic Pump Up The Jam playing here live. This Dublin based band have being described as the greatest '90s Party […]


Brian & Figs at Turleys Pub

This Saturday night sees the return of Brian & Figs for a night of music you wont want to miss out on. These lads really know how to keep a crowd going, so make sure […]


Coolboy at Kavanaghs Bar and Venue

Making their Kavanaghs debut, Coolboy live this coming Saturday night in The Courtyard. We would like to invite you all to come along and show them some support on the night as they will be […]


Afrobeats Portlaoise

Book early to enjoy a nightclub event dedicated solely to afrobeat's, Afro fusion and Afro pop with guest DJs. With the biggest afrobeat's DJs, lasers, fog machines and VIP areas, this event is not to […]


Sunday Hike At Glenbarrow Waterfall

Join us for a fun morning of connection, movement & getting out in nature involving a Hike/Walk, Gentle Yoga Flow followed by Waterfall dip (optional of course) coffee/tea snacks and chats. This is mixed group […]

Cops and Donuts Charity Event

A reminder that our ‘Cops and Donuts’ charity event in aid of Special Olympics Ireland takes place this Sunday at Laois Shopping Centre. Please come and support this worthy cause, all proceeds made on the […]


Delour River Valley Walk

Slieve Bloom Walking Club organise regular guided walks throughout the year. Walks are open to members and non-members. Why not join our club and enjoy walks every Sunday throughout the year. Dogs are not allowed, […]


Christmas Wreath Making Class With Mulled Wine

Are you excited for Christmas? Why not get into the festive mood this November with Christmas Wreath Making and Mulled wine! Christmas Wreath Making with Mulled Wine Get in the Christmas spirit and spruce up […]


Mountmellick ICA Craft Fair

Mountmellick ICA would like to invite you all to come along this Sunday and join us at our annual Craft Fair. This fair will include local crafts and handmade gifts that will be ideal for […]


Castletown ICA Christmas Fair

You know it must be that time of the year again in Castletown when the annual local ICA Guild hold its highly anticipated Christmas fair. There will be some great handmade arts and crafts on […]


Open Mic Night At Sally’s

This is a perfect opportunity for local talent to show case there skills, who knows we may find the next big star. We look forward to seeing you all here for a a great nights […]


Strenght In Numbers In Kavanaghs

Strength In Numbers are back in Kavanagh’s Courtyard.  Come and join all the fun on the night as you wont want to miss out on this great night. This will be the perfect way to […]


Yoga With Shina At Portarlington Community Centre

The benefits of yoga are almost endless! Practicing yoga helps build healthy virtues and good values, such as discipline, honesty, devotion, self-inquiry, mindfulness. Yoga empowers you to make conscious choices toward living a more healthy […]


Mountrath Library Presents Ready Steady Play

If you are looking for a fun, engaging and interactive class for your little one in a fun environment, that stimulates them and helps them develop and thrive, join us for a class. We introduce […]


Macramé For Beginners Workshop Christmas Tree Decorations

Get Crafty this Christmas and join us at Solas to make some fabulous Christmas macramé decorations. You'll create a unique re-usable Christmas tree decorations using recycled cotton rope to take home and enjoy. This will […]


Sightless Cinema presents Blind Panic

Are you looking for a unique and memorable experience? Check out Sightless Cinema presents Blind Panic! Blind Panic is a mixed programme of short thrillers, hauntings and strange scratching in the cupboard. The immersive surround sound […]

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Psychic Night in Portlaoise

Be part of an evening of magical mediumship as Fiona Stewart Williams, International Psychic Medium brings her new amazing tour to Portlaoise. The main focus of these events is for you to feel some sense […]