What's on in Offaly

OFFline: Offaly Film Festival

Wed Oct 11th - Sat Oct 21st 2023 (Provisional)

OFFline is a somewhat unusual film festival with at its heart a competition, requiring teams to shoot & edit short films …

Irish Hot Air Balloon Championships

Tue Sep 26th - Fri Oct 6th 2023 (Provisional)

Taking place this year in Co Waterford, where Lismore Castle will be among the launch locations, a spectacular backdrop …

Birr Vintage Week & Arts Festival

Fri Aug 2nd - Fri Aug 16th 2024 (Provisional)

Vintage vehicles of all kinds converge on Birr for this festival - from fancy Rolls Royces to humble motor bikes, …

Castle Palooza

Fri Aug 2nd - Sun Aug 11th 2024 (Provisional)

The main focus of this 'Boutique Festival' is music, but there is much more besides, including comedy, burlesque, art exhibitions.

National Ploughing Championships

Tue Sep 19th - Wed Sep 27th 2023 (Provisional)

This is the biggest annual event in rural Ireland, with huge crowds gathering not just for the ploughing but also the …