Carlow Culture

Carlow Culture

Carlow Photographic Society Annual Photographic Exhibition

Annual Photographic Exhibition ‘Exposure 16’ organized by Carlow Photographic Society. Throughout the week of 1st – 9th of June on 43 Tullow Street, Carlow Town. Opposite the Carlow Library next to Whites Chemist. Great exhibition well worth a visit and get a glimpse of the Carlow Photographic Society members exhibition pictures. This year members are […]

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Carlow Culture

Carlow Regatta 2019

The June Bank Holiday weekend every year took place Carlow Regatta. This year celebrating Carlow rowing for 160 years. Carlow Regatta took place 1st and 2nd June 2019. The weather was good: 13-17 degrees, cloudy but not raining. The competition took place on the Barrow River, the second longest river in Ireland. The main organizer […]

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Carlow Culture

Exhibition: The life and legacy of Stephen McKenna

What`s on VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art Carlow ? VISUAL are delighted to present an important exhibition of works celebrating the life and legacy of artist Stephen McKenna (1939-2017). In 2016 the artist was invited by VISUAL to create a retrospective for the galleries at VISUAL. VISUAL is one of Ireland’s leading contemporary art spaces […]

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Carlow Culture

Casey`s 9th Birthday

I ❤️ Casey! He is just amazing. Casey is samoyed an Irish Champion, European Champion, Second Crufts Champion. He is very special dog. 16th of March at SECOND CHANCE in Carlow Shopping Centre we celebrated Casey`s 9th Birthday. It was music and Birthday cake for our fantastic dog Casey. Casey is blowing out the candle. […]

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Carlow Culture

Saint Patrick’s Day Parade Carlow 2019

The Parade commenced 17th of March at 4 o’clock, as planned, from the same starting point as in previous years, the Old Perry’s Cash & Carry premises near Carlow Post Office. Some of those took part are arriving from earlier parades around the county. The Parade traveled up Kennedy Avenue, turning left onto Potato Market, […]

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Carlow’s first Christmas Market 2018

The Town Hall Square in Carlow was the place to be from Friday 14th to Sunday 16th December for the first Carlow Christmas Market. More than 50 craft stalls, a Christmas Classics cinema, a beautiful golden Vintage Carousel, food stalls, Mr and Mrs Claus and a fantastic illumination show captivated the crowds of people, despite […]

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Carlow Culture

Éist Candlelight Walk of Hope & Carlow Town Christmas Lights switch on 2018

The Éist Cancer Support Centre Carlow annual Candlelight Walk of Hope 2018 took place on Saturday 24th November, starting at 4.30pm from the Bank of Ireland, Shamrock Plaza, Carlow Town. We walked through the Town lead by the Carlow Pipe Band, Carlow Regional Youth Services, Santa and Wibbly Wobbly Wendy to the Liberty Tree fountain […]

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Carlow Town Walking Tour, Mensana Fest 2018

  Saturday October 13th, as part of the Mensana Festival, took place a 2-hour walking tour of Carlow Town. That was a Historical Trail around Carlow Town for Mensana Fest, Carlow’s Mental Health Festival. This is the 10th year of Mensana organised by Carlow Mental Health Association (CMHA). This annual festival promotes positive mental health. […]

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Carlow Culture

Lucinda Sly Walking Tour

  On Friday, November 2nd, I took part in a special event as part of Carlow Scarefest 2018 called “Lucinda Sly Walking Tour”. This was organised by Scarefest Carlow and Carlow County Museum. Lucinda Sly tour followed the journey of the last woman to be publicly hanged in Carlow town. The guide from Carlow County […]

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Carlow Culture

Carlow Scarefest 2018 – Dublin Circus Project Fire Show

This October Carlow unveiled its first Halloween festival. Scarefest is a brand new Halloween themed festival taking place in County Carlow from October 26th to November 4th 2018. The festival features a wide ranging programme, from paranormal investigations and witch trials, to spectacular fire shows and family fun activities. Scarefest events were located in lots […]

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