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…
This is a stunning new collection of photographs of Ireland’s finest archaeological monuments. The exhibition is curated by the National Monuments Service in partnership with the Office of Public Works. The exhibition provides in one […]
11-year-old Sophie (Frankie Corio) and her father Calum (Paul Mescal) travel to a holiday resort in Turkey. As they lounge by the pool and explore the tourist sights, they record their trip on a camcorder. […]
Laois Dance Academy is delighted to bring a showcase that celebrates dance with much joy, colour and artistry. Young dancers from 3 to 18 years of age will share their talents and skills through ballet, […]
Harpanno is a band fusing Handpan, Harp and Piano to create a fresh, new sound. Harpanno’s sound can be described as tranquil, soothing, and energetic. The music of Harpanno takes the listener on a relaxing […]
Journey to Tim Buk Tu where you will find Odds and Ends working hard in Widow Twankey’s Laundry while her son Aladdin dreams of Exciting Adventures with Princess Jasmine and his Greek Chorus. Full of […]
Portlaoise Trad Fest is thrilled to welcome Seán Keane and his band to the Dunamaise stage to mark this inaugural Festival. The Distinctive Voice of Ireland, He continues to delight audiences all over the world […]
Nothing ever happens in the isolated town-land of Bannion, Donegal. Sisters Barbara and Alice learn of the passing of their uncle Paddy from Australia who has an inheritance. Are their fortunes about to change? Hosting […]
Come along and share your creative writing - memoir, comedy, poetry, spoken word, flash fiction and storytelling are welcome. Open to readers, speakers, listeners and supporters. Refreshments served. Places limited so please book ahead.
Be transported to the heart of a song with internationally acclaimed Regina Nathan, one of Ireland’s leading Sopranos. Regina will perform an eclectic programme of popular, classical and operatic pieces that guarantees a journey of […]
Join the students of The Richard Mansworth Stage School as they take you on a magical musical journey with loads of Musical hits for you to enjoy. Featuring songs and scenes from London's West End, Broadway and […]
An award-winning epic stage adaptation of the best-selling novel, brought to life in a breath-taking new way for cinema screens. Puppetry, magic and storytelling combine in an epic journey of endurance and hope. After a […]
An exciting summer camp for children who like to sing, dance and act and perform on the final day. They will work on a script and learn a medley of songs from Matilda (juniors/inters) and Magic of the […]
Joe the Magician is back! Yes, It’s Joe from RTÉ jr’s"abraKIDabra"and "Dizzy Deliveries". Early bird ticket prices will be available until the end of April. All new impossible magic and illusion that will have children […]