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What’s On Guide

With over 60 events happening each month, you are sure to have fun in county Laois! From internationally recognised festivals such as Electric Picnic, to ancient celebrations in the Slieve Bloom Mountains there is something for everyone. Laois hosts a multitude of events and festivals from  hilarious comedy shows to reconnecting with nature it’s all waiting to be discovered in our What’s On Guide!

People and Places from the Kenrick Photo Collection 1895-1915.

Call into Mountmellick Library during February to see this unique exhibition featuring a selection of pictures from the Kenrick Photo Collection taken by Fethard photographer Patrick Kenrick between 1895 and 1915. Printed from plate glass […]


February Music at Bennets Bar Mountrath

Bennets Bar Mountrath are delighted to announce details of upcoming music that they will have over the month of February. This will be different styles of music every weekend and this is to make sure […]


My World Photographic Exhibition

BloomHQ Mountrath are thrilled to announce the next exhibition that will be taking place for the month of February will be the Mountrath and District Camera Club doing an exhibition called My World. It will […]


February Gigs at Kavanaghs Portlaoise

Kavanaghs Bar and venue Portlaoise has an absolutely stacked February of live gigs lined up. These will be suitable for all different tastes in music and will be some great nights out for you to […]

Mountain Mermaids Cold Swims

You are all invited to come along to The Cathole Falls Slieve Bloom for a day of celebrating St. Brigid's rituals. This will involve yoga and storytelling & folklore and plenty of fun for the […]


Camrin Watsin at Coppers Music Venue

Coppers Music Venue are delighted to announce that Camrin Watsin will be coming to Coppers on the February Bank Holiday Sunday night. Gaining over 21 million streams across streaming platforms, we can’t wait to welcome […]


The Square Bar February Events

The Square Bar Portlaoise has a variety of events lined up for you all to enjoy this month. With entertainment ranging from table quizes there will be something everyone can enjoy. We cant wait to […]


Peatlands Gallery Exhibition

Are you looking to immerse yourself in beautiful artwork in County Laois? Look no further than the Peatlands Gallery Exhibition! Peatlands Gallery Exhibition Experience Peatlands at the Dunamaise Arts Centre! Peatlands is an immersive installation that […]


Teenage Super Fun Camp

Laois Sports Partnership would like to invite you all to come and join us during the Mid Term Break for our inclusive camp tailored for young teens with physical disabilities.  Experience the thrill of Boccia, […]


Laois Heritage Society AGM

The Laois Heritage Society Committee would like to welcome all interested parties to attend the 2024 AGM at Midlands Park Hotel. The society would especially like to welcome new members with an interest in Laois […]

Andy Irvine and Donal Lunny

Calling all Irish trad lovers! Andy Irvine and Donal Lunny unite for an unforgettable evening of spectacular music! Andy Irvine and Donal Lunny Live at Dunamaise Arts Centre These two giants of the trad scene […]


Shane Daniel Byrne But He’s Gay

Are you looking for a hilarious comedy show? Giggle the night away with Shane Daniel Byrne's latest comedy show at Kavanagh's Bar and Venue! Shane Daniel Byrne Comedy Show The award-winning Shane Daniel Byrne is […]


Wool Spinning Workshop at Solas

Learn how to make your own yarn from sheep's wool and local alpaca wool. Spinning is one of those crafts that just seems to feed the soul. Once you get the hang of it, spinning is very relaxing and you […]

Dungeon & Dragons Board Game at Solas

Imagine a world where heroes arise, monsters lurk in every shadow, and epic quests await those brave enough to embark on them. That world can be found in the many campaign you be able to […]


Lost Village and Stoneyman Walk

The Ridge of Capard offers a stunning panoramic view of the surrounding countryside. At almost 500 m above the surrounding flat countryside, the wild windswept ridge is home to a vast array of wild plant […]


Friends of Sean Clear Tractor & Truck Run

To mark the one-year anniversary of his passing, Seán’s family and friends have organised a tractor and truck run, with all proceeds going towards the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust. The Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust aims […]

€5 – €50

Chakra Alignment Meditation at Solas

The interest in the chakras has risen rapidly in recent years, with more and more people becoming interested in energy healing. The chakra system consists of seven energy centers that align the spine from the […]

The Legends of American Country

If you like Country music, then this is the only show in town. The show features 3 superb singers in the young Kelan Browne, Tracey McAuley and Antony McBrien who are all accompanied by a […]


Cur Dogs at Kavanaghs Portlaoise

Kavanaghs Bar and Venue Portlaoise are delighted to announce the return of the fantastic Cur Dogs for the first time this year. These lads are a rock band from Mountmellick and they will provide a […]


The Jury at Ramsbottom & Son Portlaoise

Ramsbottom & Son Portlaoise are delighted to announce the return of The Jury this Saturday night. This will be a night you wont want to miss out on as these lads really know how to […]