Recent News

Community Recognition Fund 2024
8 April 2024

Community Recognition Fund 2024

On 15th March 2024, Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys and Minister of State Joe O’Brien, announced a further €50 million in funding under the Community Recognition Fund 2024.

Streetfest Characters
10 April 2024

Streetfest Busking Competition Unveiled

Lower Tullow Street will come alive with music, magic, and mesmerising performances as Carlow County Council proudly presents Streetfest Busking Competition taking place on select dates throughout April, May and June 2024. This thrilling competition invites local talent to showcase their skills and entertain audiences from 11:30 AM to 4:30 PM each day.

Upcoming Events

Quintessentially Irish Woman in Green Dress



The Irish Film premier of QUINTESSENTIALLY IRISH – will take place on 21st April 2024 at 7.30 pm – in VISUAL Carlow, preceded by Wine & Whiskey Reception . 

This is a free event with limited tickets available , Please contact Aine Donohoe in the Carlow Arts Office to reserve your seat (s) adonohoe@carlowcoco.ie

Tullow Street Streetfest Puppets
28 March 2024

Experience the Heartbeat of Carlow: Streetfest Invites Families to Celebrate Local Culture and Shop Local!

This April, Carlow’s Lower Tullow Street will pulsate with the vibrant rhythm of Streetfest – a dynamic series of family-friendly street events designed to celebrate our community spirit, culture, and the richness of our local businesses. More than just an event, Streetfest represents a movement to bolster our local economy while indulging in the finest offerings Carlow has to offer.