LOCAL FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

There are lots of Local Festivals and Events that take place in the surrounding areas that will appeal to individuals,couples and  families. Kinnitty Castle Hotel is a great base for any of the below upcoming events. If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact the hotel's reception team via email on reception@kinnittycastlehotel.com or alternatively telephone +353 5791 37318

 

2020

Kilbeggan Races

Various dates

www.kilbegganraces.com 

 

Mullingar Greyhound Races

Various dates

www.igb.ie 

 

Eco Walking Weekend

Kinnitty & Cadamstown, Co. Offaly

These walks draw the walkers attention to the flora, fauna and geology of the Slieve Bloom mountains and enrich the walking experience.

4th July 2020

www.slievebloom.ie

 

 

 

 

52nd Annual Birr Vintage Week & Arts Festival

Birr, Co. Offaly

A week long community celebration of all things Vintage in the beautiful Georgian heritage surroundings of Birr.

31st July - 8th August 2020

www.birrvintageweek.com 

 

Tullamore Show

Tullamore, Co. Offaly

Ireland's premier show & country lifestyle event.

8th August 2021

www.tullamoreshow.com

 

Off The Bloom Adventure Race

Kinnitty, Birr, Co. Offaly

Hike/bike, run, kayak through natural peat land bogs and rolling mountain ranges of the Slieve Bloom mountains.

Saturday 15th August 2020

www.midirelandadventure.ie

 

Electric Picnic

Stradbally, Co. Laois

Annual boutique arts and music festival.

4th - 6th September 2020

www.electricpicnic.ie

 

National Ploughing Championships

Ballintrane, Fenagh, Co. Carlow

Showcasing the best of Irish food, farming and culture.

15th - 17th September 2020

www.npa.ie

 

Hullabaloo! Offaly's Childrens Arts Festival

Birr, Edenderry and Tullamore, Co. Offaly

A fun filled action packed programme of entertainment for children in Offaly during the October mid-term break.

Date for 2020 TBA

www.facebook.com/hullabaloochildrensartsfestival

 

OFFline Film Festival

Birr, Co. Offaly

A festival dedicated to making and screening quality films in the Irish midlands.

7th - 11th October 2019

www.offlinefilmfestival.com

 

Scripts - Ireland's Playwriting Festival

Birr, Co. Offaly

An innovative Festival dedicated to the development of playwriting in Ireland.

Date for 2020 TBA

www.scriptsireland.com