Belfast-born uilleann piper John McSherry and Detroit native Tyler Duncan and Michael Shimmin have been dreaming of the olllam for the last decade.
CHAPTERHOUSE THEATRE COMPANY - Open-air Garden Theatre Tour of UK and Ireland 2018
August Bank Holiday in The Duke and Coachman, Maynooth
Kildare meet Kerry in Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney in the GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final Group 1 phase 3 on Saturday 4th August at 6.00pm
All roads lead to Croke Park this Sunday 5th August for the Eirgrid All-Ireland Under 20 Football Championship Final.
Fun filled bank holiday Monday afternoon featuring seven competitive races
1st race 2.15pm
Street Entertainment, Bands, Stalls, Demonstrations...
New Album Now Available - From What We're Made (2018)
followed by The Whileaways
High quality Group 1 race day featuring the Group 1 keeneland Phoenix Stakes with some of Europe's top two year olds line up in the 6 furlongs contest.
1st race 1.55pm
The Kildare Town Medieval Festival is back for the fourth time on August 12th and this year will host lots of visitors favourites along with plenty of new things to see and do for everyone.
Artzone Summer camps are planned and delivered by qualified and experienced art teachers, specialists in their fields of art.
Top jockeys and GAA stars from around the country will be lining out for the most unique hurling fixture of the year, Hurling for Cancer Research, on Tuesday August 14 at St Conleths Park, Newbridge, County Kildare.
Join us for a guided tour and find out more about this fascinating building, home of the once all-powerful Fitzgerald Family. Week Long Event
Has anything worth speaking about ever happened to me? And who would listen?
Children are invited to come to Donadea Forest Park and to learn birdwatching with Kildare Birdwatch.
Week Long Event. Just 10km from Newbridge and Kildare and 15km from Naas, this magnificent tower was built in 1859 by Sir Gerald George Aylmer.
Original drawings from the Book of Kildare by Josephine Hardiman
Week Long Event
Element 15 mount a collaborative & site-specific exhibition, exploring the artists’ response to the house with ceramics, fine art prints & textiles.
View a live display of the native Irish honey bee.
12th century Norman church
See Opening Days and Times below.
Hear about the renovations completed by the Henry family .
Summer Festival - Sunday August 19th 2018
Take a guided walking Tour of one of Ireland's oldest towns
The exhibition 'Jesuit chaplains in World War One' will be on display in Naas Library for Heritage Week.
Come and find out all about the iconic Irish High Cross, what they represent and where they can be found before wandering across the road to visit the real thing in St James' Churchyard.