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Weekly Community Event list, issued by Carlow County Council

Weekly Community Event list, issued by Carlow County Council

  • Title: Delta Sensory Gardens Easter Extravaganza
  • Venue: Delta Sensory Gardens Strawhall Carlow
  • Start Date/Time: 15/04/2017, 12:00
  • Details: Join Mr Hop the Easter Bunny and his friends for some egg-citing family fun this Easter on Saturday from 12 to 5pm. Online booking essential for this event with the Delta Team pulling out all the stops Lunches, teas and snacks available in the New Café Further details closer to event

  • Title: Easter at Huntington Castle
  • Venue: Huntington Castle Clonegall
  • Start Date/Time: 15/04/2017, 12:00
  • Details: 15th, 16th & 17th April 2017 We are looking forward to Easter this year with a return to our golden nugget treasure hunt. Each child will receive a basket and set of clues to help them gather the nuggets hidden around the garden. There will be lots of exploring in the Wilderness and Gardens with possibly some surprises along the way....and then a triumphant return to the Courtyard to claim their chocolate gift! There is limited availibility so dont leave it too late! Ticket prices: Child €6.95 (includes a basket and chocolate treats for each child) Adult €5.00 (usual garden price)

  • Title: Dawn Mass at Oisin Park
  • Venue: Oisin Park Rossmore
  • Start Date/Time: 16/04/2017, 06:15
  • Details: This is the 8th year the Easter dawn mass takes place at Oisin Park, Rossmore, Killeshin. Taking place at 6:15 a.m. this special mass invites visitors to join the many attendees for a special spiritual ceremony. Telephone: 059 9141833 Gaiguecullen/Killeshin Parish

  • Title: The International Pan Celtic Festival 2017
  • Venue: Carlow
  • Start Date/Time: 18/04/2017, 12:00
  • Details: Pan Celtic International Festival 2017 returns to Carlow, Ireland from 18-22 April. The festival is a celebration of the cultural links between the nations of Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Brittany, Cornwall and the Isle of Man. We look forward to welcoming musicians and choirs, singers and dancers from the participating Celtic nations to share their language and culture in this family-friendly Easter event. The complete festival programme with full fringe listings will be announced early in 2017 and available on

  • Venue: Rathwood
  • Start Date/Time: 14/04/2017, 14:00
  • Details: The Easter Bunny needs our help!! Someone has hidden his Golden Egg in Rathwood’s Enchanted Forest Hop on board Rathwood’s express train for this hour long event to find the missing Golden Egg. Each child will receive: Participate in Rathwood Egg-citing Egg Hunt Chocolate Easter Egg And last but not least a Yummy Hot Chocolate with Marshmallows in our Restaurant.

  • Title: 1916 Commemorative Stained Glass Mural by artist Peadar Lamb
  • Venue: Carlow County Museum
  • Start Date/Time: 18/04/2017, 10:00
  • Details: As a lasting legacy of the Carlow Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme, this innovative and unique contemporary stained glass mural illustrates a Carlow narrative showing some key Carlow figures such as Micheál O’Hanrahan who grew up on Tullow Street and Nurse Margaret Kehoe from Leighlinbridge who lost her life on Easter Monday 1916, and tells of the role they played in 1916. Rich in symbolism the piece was created by Peadar Lamb, an artist working primarily in the medium of stained glass for over twenty years, using hand-made glass and a variety of techniques which have changed little over the centuries. Well worth a visit, Admission to the Museum as always is free! Opening Hours: Monday - Saturday 10.00am - 4.30pm

  • Title: Carlow Farmers Market
  • Venue: Potato Market Carlow
  • Start Date/Time: 15/04/2017, 10:00
  • Details: Carlow Farmers Market is held every week in the centre of Carlow Town (at the old Potato Market beside the main town-centre Car Park) and there are a wide variety of producers selling their fresh produce to the general public

  • Title: Dawn Mass at Mount Leinster
  • Venue: Mount Leinster
  • Start Date/Time: 16/04/2017, 06:00
  • Details: The eighth annual Easter Dawn Mass at the summit of Mount Leinster on the Blackstairs Mountains, south Co. Carlow. Taking place at 6 a.m., this special mass invites visitors to join the many attendees for a special spiritual ceremony. Location: Mount Leinster, Blackstairs Mountains t: +353 (0)87 668 4299 Father Declan Foley

  • Title: Nursery Rhyme Easter Egg Hunt – Ducketts Grove
  • Venue: Ducketts Grove Carlow
  • Start Date/Time: 19/04/2017, 11:00
  • Details: Wednesday 19th & Thursday 20th April Easter Egg Hunt at Duckett’s Grove, Pre- Booking is essential in order that we have enough treats & Easter Eggs for everyone on the trail. €5.00 per child Bookings can be made by calling Elaine on 087 2719074.

04 2017
Weekly Community Event list, issued by Carlow County Council

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