Events and Festivals
There are plenty of things to see to suit all families in County Laois and other counties that surrounds it.
Enjoy many local events and festivals below while staying with us at the Abbeyleix Manor Hotel.
To avoid disappointment, book with us now!
Tullamore Show 2017
Ireland’s largest one-day livestock show. Lots of family fun. At Butterfield Estate, Blueball, Tullamore (1hr from hotel) 13 Aug 2017
Electric Picnic 2017
Electric Picnic Music & Arts Festival takes place in Stradbally. 1-3 Sept 2017
National Ploughing Championships 2017
On 19-21 September 2017 in Screggan, Tullamore, County Offaly
Slieve Bloom Storytelling Festival 2017
Tales, legends, poetry, music and song. Lots of fun for everyone. 2017 TBC
The Halloween Howls Comedy Festival 2017
Live entertainment at Kavanagh’s Bar, Portlaoise 25 mins from hotel. 2017 dates to be confirmed
Savour Kilkenny Festival of Food 2017
Enjoy food markets, cookery demonstrations, food art&other events. Suitable for all ages. Kilkenny City 30 mins from hotel. 2017 tbc
Kilkenomics Festival 2017
See the world’s leading economists, financial analysts, stand-up comedians&more. Kilkenny City 30mins from hotel. 2017 details tbc