garden festival
Saturday, 27th July 2024, 2.00pm to Saturday, 3rd August 2024, 2.00pm

The Carlow Garden Festival is a wonderful opportunity for budding and experienced gardeners and nature lovers to obtain practical advice from a range of informative workshops while visiting the many beautiful gardens in the county. With gardens in full bloom and with the majority of gardening work completed, the festival is the ideal time to relax, admire the work of others and make gardening plans for the coming months and year ahead.

Heritage week
Saturday, 17th August 2024, 4.41pm to Sunday, 25th August 2024, 4.41pm

Each year, Heritage Week kicks off on the third weekend of August and runs until the end of the following weekend. Many national and hundreds of local community organisations participate by organising events throughout the country


T:+353 56 777 0777



Carlow Golf Classic
Monday, 2nd September 2024, 4.26pm to Wednesday, 4th September 2024, 4.26pm

Carlow Tourism hosts its annual golf classic featuring three top quality courses - Carlow, Bunclody Golf and Fishing Club and Mount Wolseley Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort.

T: 059-9130411   



From €219 per person featuring three rounds of golf, three lunches, gala dinner followed by entertainment and prize fund of €7,000.

Blackstair Evening
Wednesday, 4th September 2024, 4.20pm to Sunday, 6th October 2024, 4.20pm

Carlow’s majestic Blackstairs Mountains and River Barrow together with the charming villages of Carlow feature in this year’s Carlow Autumn Walking Festival. The festival caters to all levels of walkers, from very experienced hill walkers out to enjoy an invigorating mountain trek to novices seeking some peace and tranquility along more leisurely routes. There is a choice of over 15 different walks plus family activities and themed walks. 

The Seeger Sessions Revival
Friday, 4th October 2024, 8.00pm to 10.00pm

"Not music being written but music being made” – Bruce Springsteen

The Seeger Sessions Revival – The 13-piece band ‘reviving’ the spirit, energy and musical exuberance that was Bruce Springsteen’s Seeger Sessions album and live shows.

This diverse group of talented musicians deliver a high energy 2 hour-long on-stage celebration with hits including ‘Old Dan Tucker’, ‘Jesse James’ and ‘American Land’ to name just a few.