Offaly County Council wishes to advise that the following Public Offices will re- open public counters on Thursday 5th August 2021 from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm Monday to Friday:

Áras an Chontae, Charleville Road, Tullamore

Tullamore Tullamore Municipal District Offices

The Public Offices listed below will open as follows:

** Edenderry Municipal District Offices (Tuesday-Thursday each week from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm only)

** Birr Municipal District Offices (Tuesday-Thursday each week from 9.30 am to 1pm only)

At Áras an Chontae, Tullamore, counter services for Planning, Roads, the Local Enterprise Office, Community & Culture, Corporate Services, Water Services and Environment will be available by APPOINTMENT MADE IN ADVANCE only.

Where possible the public should continue to access our services by phone, email, online or by appointment. Please read for latest information and measures in place.

Festival Grants

 Photo of parade during Birr Vintage Week and Arts Festival

Festivals with quality arts programming enhance the county’s cultural tourism potential.

Festival Arts Grants 2021- NOW CLOSED

Offaly County Council Festivals Arts Grant Scheme is a grant to organisations that promote festivals or events with a clear artistic purpose that will take place in the jurisdiction of Offaly. Funding is limited and there is a high standard of applications. Please do read the guidelines carefully and ensure the Festivals eligibility.   CLOSING DATE THURSDAY 18TH FEBRUARY 2021 AT 12NOON

For application forms and guidelines please download from the link below or contact the arts office on 05793 57400 or email arts@offalycoco.ie

Festival Arts Grants 2021 Application Form WORD

Festival Arts Grants 2021 Application Form PDF

Festival Arts Grants 2021Guidelines WORD

Festival Arts Grants 2021 Guidelines PDF

FESTIVALS APPROVED FUNDING IN 2020 WERE

Tullamore International Summer Organ Festival

The Club Sessions

Birr Festival of Music

OFFline Film Festival

ShakeFest - World Cultures Art and Dance Festival

Feile Eadon Doire (CANCELLED DUE TO COVID)

Tullamore TradFest (CANCELLED DUE TO COVID)

Birr Vintage Week and Arts Festival