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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!

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 […]


The Mysterious Case of Kitsy Rainey

Looking for an intriguing play to get captivated with this week? Look no further than the third part of the fantastic series by Mikel Murfi. The Mysterious Case of Kitsy Rainey Following on from The […]


Clothes Swap at Dunamaise Arts Centre

Due to rising demand the fantastic Clothes Swap and Sustainable Fashion event returns! Previously featuring wearable art displays, upcycling ideas, demos from slow-fashion designers and makers, this event is a sustainable fashionista's ideal afternoon out. […]


St. Mary’s CBS presents All Shook Up The Musical

It’s 1955, and into a square little town in a square little state rides a guitar-playing young man who changes everything and everyone he meets.This hip-swivelling, lip-curling musical fantasy will have you jumping out of […]


Tarrac An Irish drama

Filmed against the spectacular backdrop of the Kerry Gaeltacht and celebrating the value of sports, female friendship, and family ties. A woman returns to her home on Ireland's southwest coast after her father suffers a […]

€5 – €8

Open Door Drama Flying Feathers

When Chief Constable Henry Polleton and his sister arrive at the peaceful country house of the late lamented brother Bernard, they are astonished to find several scantily clad ladies wondering around. During Bernard’s visit to […]


Yoga Essentials Workshop

Yoga Essentials is a workshop of 4 classes focusing on developing familiarity and confidence in key yoga poses that support in developing strength, flexibility and mobility and leave us feeling good.  Classes will begin with […]


Portlaoise College Presents Back To The 80’s

From the era that brought the world The Rubik's Cube, Max Headroom and The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comes the totally awesome musical Back To The 80's. In the style of movies such as Back […]


Sightless Cinema presents In the Dark

Are you looking for something interesting to do in March? Why not experience Sightless Cinema with the latest performance, 'In the Dark'? Sightless Cinema presents In the Dark Bringing to life dramatic turning points in […]


The Far Flung Trio at the Dunamaise Arts Centre

Are you looking for a magnificent live music performance in county Laois? Look no further than the Far Flung Trio at the Dunamaise Arts Centre! The Far Flung Trio at the Dunamaise Arts Centre The […]


The Land of Make Believe

Following on from last year’s successful production of Aladdin, Speak Out Drama proudly presents The Land of Make Believe. Join us as we follow Princess Cece through first love and her quest for freedom. We […]


Espira Dance presents Movies and Musicals

Students from Espria dance from ages 3 to 19 will perform ballet,modern and tap dances to music from the Movies and Musicals. On the Tuesday there will be two shows on, one will be at […]

€16 – €18

Patrick Feeney at Dunamaise Arts Centre

From the tender age of four, Patrick wanted to be on stage with his father’s local band. Patrick has legions of fans across Ireland and is a regular guest on TV and Radio. Patrick is […]


Ger Carey Comedy for TY Students

By secretly observing his subjects in their natural habitat, such as leaning on lampposts, in chippers, outside chippers, in shopping centers and sitting on any kind of steps, Ger has uncovered the weird and frightening […]


Lisa Hannigan, Gemma Hayes and Paul Noonan

Lisa Hannigan, Gemma Hayes and Paul Noonan have always individually danced between genres as artists. They now  come together to collaborate and share their stage and their songs with each other in this very special […]


Creative Recovery at Dunamaise Arts Centre

This workshop will work with the transformative power of creativity as a catalyst for healing and personal empowerment. The title, "Empower Your Journey: Where Creativity Meets Healing" encapsulates the commitment to helping you back onto […]

€40 – €50

Declan Nerney with John McNicholl and John Hogan

Join Declan and his super live band with special guests John McNicholl and John Hogan for a nostalgic night of music, song and laughter on the 2024 Where’s the Party nationwide concert tour. Declan has […]