Old Fort Quarter Festival, Portlaoise
An exciting new street festival for Portlaoise with a weekend of free family fun and live music on Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 June.
A jam packed programme of events will run from noon to midnight each day. Street Theatre including Stilt Walkers, Jugglers, Puppet Shows, Giant Games, Family Art Workshops and more fun daily.
On Sunday, a range of Medieval Heritage Displays offer a taste of life in Maryborough Fort with displays by a Blacksmith, Armoury and more from Irish Arms re-enactment group.
Live Music on Main Street includes top acts; Interskalactic, BIG GENERATOR, Poguetry in Motion, Transmitter, Strength In Numbers - eire, The Valves and more each evening.