Whats On In Laois - Festivals & Events

Our guide to just some of the amazing events and festivals taking place in and near Laois.

  • Electric Picnic

    Electric Picnic

    • Date: 30 August 2019 - 1 September 2019
    • Location: Stradbally, Co. Laois

    Electric Picnic music and arts festival is an annually occurring event which has been staged since 2004 at Stradbally Hall in Stradbally, County Laois. This year’s festival will take place on the weekend of 30th August to 1st September 2019. It’s organised by Pod Concerts and Festival Republic, who purchased the majority shareholding in 2009. […]

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  • The National Ploughing Championships

    The National Ploughing Championships

    • Date: 17 September 2019 - 19 September 2019
    • Location: Ballintrane, Fenagh, Co. Carlow

    The National Ploughing Championships is one of Europe’s largest outdoor exhibitions and agricultural Trade Shows that shouldn’t be missed. The event attracts on average 1,100 exhibitors and 189,000 visitors every year. This year’s National Ploughing Championships will take place from 17th until 19th September 2019 in Ballintrane, Fenagh, Co. Carlow. Showcasing Irish food, farming and […]

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