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!
The Halloween Howls Comedy Festival 2017
Live entertainment at Kavanagh’s Bar, Portlaoise 25 mins from hotel. 26th - 30th October
Savour Kilkenny Festival of Food 2017
Enjoy food markets, cookery demonstrations & other events. Suitable for all ages. Kilkenny City 30 mins from hotel. 27th - 30th October
Kilkenomics Festival 2017
See the world’s leading economists, financial analysts, stand-up comedians&more. Kilkenny City 30mins from hotel. 9th - 12th Nov
Tullamore Show 2018
Ireland’s largest one-day livestock show. Lots of family fun. At Butterfield Estate, Blueball, Tullamore (1hr from hotel) 2018 Dates T more
Slieve Bloom Storytelling Festival 2018
Tales, legends, poetry, music and song. Lots of fun for everyone. 2018 TBC
Electric Picnic 2018
Electric Picnic Music & Arts Festival takes place in Stradbally from 31st August - 2nd Septmeber
National Ploughing Championships 2018
18th - 20th Sept 2018 in Screggan, Tullamore, County Offaly