summary image

3 August 2018


Castlepalooza Music & Arts Festival

Fri 3 Aug to Sunday 5 Aug

Charleville Castle Tullamore

Info: Castlepalooza is a three day Music & arts festival, held in one of Ireland’s most stunning festival locations; Charleville Castle, Tullamore Co. Offaly. Located in a medieval castle nestled in amongst Ireland’s oldest primordial oak woods, its atmosphere is like no other. Castlepalooza is renowned for putting on a unique boutique festival bringing together an eclectic mix of homegrown and international music acts; top comedians; energising workshops and above all – unrivalled festival fun.

Cost: €49 - €149

Contact: or

summary image

23 July 2018


Summer Camp - Shockwaves 4-16 yrs

23 – 27 July @ 10am – 1.30pm

Rhode Community Centre

Info: Hip Hop, Jazz, Arts & Crafts, Musical Theatre, Singing, Drama

Contact: Sharon on 089 2275725 Limited spaces

summary image

21 July 2018


Fundraiser @ Lees Rock Garden

Sat 21 July @ 9pm

Joe Lees Tullamore

Info: Fundraiser in support of Palestine featuring local bands, poets, comedians and more. Donations on door


summary image

20 July 2018


Rory Gallagher Tribute Band @ Lees Rock Garden

Fri July 20

Joe Lees Tullamore

Cost: Free Entry


summary image

20 July 2018


Launch of Exhibition Stripes and Strokes

Fri July 20 @ 5.30pm

The Atrium, Áras an Chontae, Tullamore

Info: An exhibition of animal portraiture. Two styles, two starting points, two perspectives presented by local artists Regina Bracken and Deirdre Dunne. Regina Nraken’s series of Zebra portraits with origami installations, she describes how “migrations of animals mirror the crisis we are facing with immigrants”. For Deirdre Dunne’s mixed media series of animal and people portraits she plays with contrast and contexts, offsetting the fine , tonal detail of the subject matter with vibrant floral backgrounds, using decoupage paper and paint.

On Show until Friday 17th August. Open Mon – Fri 9am – 4pm (excluding bank holidays) Contact: Offaly Arts Office 05793 57400

summary image

17 July 2018


Summer Camp - Musical Camp

Tues July 17 to Thurs July 19 from 10am to 2pm

Marian Hall Birr

Info: Speak Out Drama Lessons presents Summer Musical Camp in Marian Hall for 4 to 14 years. Come and learn specialised choreography and songs from The Greatest Showman. Activities include dancing, singing, acting, puppetry, masks, drama, costume days, treasure hunts and much, much more.

Cost: €65 per child. Sibling discounts available.

Contact: Text/call Sonya on 085 825 7339

summary image

9 July 2018


Summer Camp - Ballet Circus Camp

Ruth McDermott Ballet of Classical Ballet & Dance–Circus Summer School

Mon 9 – Fri 6 July 10.30am – 1.30pm

Mon 16 – Fri 20 July 10.30am – 1.30pm

Tullamore Methodist Church

Cost: 70.00

Contact: 090 6627033 for more details

summary image

9 July 2018


Summer Camp - A Chance to Dance

Mon 9 – Fri 13 July @ 10am -12.30pm

Birr Theatre & Arts Centre

Info: A Chance to Dance is a summer camp for children with special educational needs 6 years upwards who enjoy creative dance and movement. This class provides an outlet and stimulus to express feelings of joy and togetherness. Facilitated by Carol Ann Farrihy.

Cost: €15 – Numbers Strictly Limited

Contact: Birr Theatre and Arts Centre on 05793 22911

summary image

7 July 2018


Crow Black Chicken @ Lees Rock Garden

Sat 7 July @9pm

Joe Lees Tullamore

Cost: Free Entry


summary image

5 July 2018


Edenderry Festival

5- 8 July


Info: Jam packed full of events, local bands and family entertainment plus an international busking competition.

Thurs 5 July – 7pm Elvis The Musical by Greg Traynor at Larkins Marquee.

Fri 6 July – 6.30pm Gig Rig in Edenderry Town Square staring The Four Twenties, Street Theatre and Rualie Bualie.

Sat 7 July – Family entertainment from 2-5pm around the town.Plus a visual arts trail. Gig rig starts at 7.30pm starring The Filthy Casuals. There is a Festival Dance from 10pm till late at Larkins Marquee.

Sun 8 July – 2pm Live music from the Gig Rig – 5pm Pennyroal Tea Live from gig rig.

SEE: for more information

left arrow right arrow