Sunday 14th

Programme of Events, Sunday 14th July 2019

Showband Special

We have pulled out all the stops to bring you what is sure to be the highlight of the year in Kilmacthomas! Back by popular demand to where it all began for the band way back in 1975 are Gina and the Champions.

Special Guests on the night will be Dale Haze & Ronan Collins also performing on the night will be the one and only Brass & Co. Local band Room 55 kick things off at 6.30. Bring your own seat. Alcohol will not permitted on entry as Onsite Bar & Refreshments will be provided.The open air concert in Millenium Park, Kilmacthomas is not to be missed.

Tickets €20 via Eventbrite. Tickets will also be available locally in Kilmacthomas




Coumshingaun Loop Walk

Hike the stunning Coumshingaun Horseshoe with Muddyboots on Sunday, July 14, starting out from Kilclooney Woods at 10am. Circa 8km. Over 18s only. Cost: €25. Places Strictly Limited. Pre booking essential on 086 397 0568 or

Concert Millenium Park, Kilmacthomas














Kilclooney Wood

6.30 – 10.30















Sand Art with Sean

Join renowned sand artist Sean Corcoran of The Art Hand in creating a giant sand art maze on Kilmurrin Cove. Afterwards participants will walk the pathways and prepare for the incoming tide to reclaim the sand. The event starts at 9 am Sunday 14th July and the expected completion time is 1 pm. Refreshments will be served. Please be aware that this event will be filmed so you will need to give your consent to be included in any photos or videos. Spaces are limited to a maximum of 15 people so booking is essential. Tickets are now available for €20 each and are selling fast on Eventbrite

Kilmurrin Cove 9am – 1pm
Concert in Clonea

A concert not to be missed taking place in a beautiful Gothic Revival Church. Come along and admire the magnificent Harry Clarke Stained Glass windows in the peaceful picturesque village of Clonea Power. Local acoustic harmony trad group, Dúnaill Folk Group, headline this not to be missed intimate concert accompanied by excellent young local musical talent, Moylan Brunnock, of Voice of Ireland fame. A concert not to be missed! Tickets €10 via Eventbrite and on the door.

Clonea Power Church 3pm
Teas & Tours

Enjoy Afternoon Tea & Talks with historians, Willie Fraher and Julian Walton who will reveal how Woodhouse survived this difficult time of turmoil and unrest.     Entrance gate to the estate will open at 2 pm on Sunday, July 14.    Tea will be served at 3p.m. Admission €25.00.  Attendees are also invited to enjoy the beautiful walled garden and surrounding area.  Places strictly limited.  Pre booking essential via Evenbrite.

Woodhouse Estate, Stradbally pm
Culture at Curraghmore House, Portlaw

Chapterhouse Theatre presents the wild and tempestuous love story of Emily Bronte’s Wuthering Heights live and open air in the lawns at Curraghmore. Pack a picnic and bring along a blanket, table and chairs. This tale of passion and revenge has trilled readers and audiences alike for generations.

Tickets €20, Family of 4 €50 –

 Curraghmore House 4pm