Family playing happily in the park

Carlow is like the gift that keeps on giving, delighted to be able to update you on all the fantastic events coming your way over the next couple of weeks. Whether it’s a family day out to entertain the kiddies, if it’s a weekend away to play Bridge, are you a flower enthusiast if so there are many events coming your way or are you an active soul?Family Tea PartyHelp Cinderella find her shoe in time for the tea party at Rathwood taking place on Saturday April 14th until...

Two little girls wearing bunny ears at Easter time

With a lovely stretch in the evenings and Easter fast approaching, we are just looking ahead at what Carlow has to offer this Easter for all the family. Derek Ryan & Band We are delighted to say we have the wonderful Derek Ryan and his band here on Easter Saturday night, 31st March, with doors opening at 9pm, admission is €15 and you just pay at the door.  It promises to be a wonderful night of live music and dance.  Enjoy an Easter Sunday 3 course lunch in our...

candles and rose petals creating romantic atmosphere in luxurious hotel room in Woodford Dolmen Hotel

They say you can’t put a price on love so whether you have a big budget, tight budget or no budget, Carlow offers a large range of things to do during Valentine’s. With only 3 weeks to the big day it’s time to get your thinking hat on. From fun days out, to romantic dinner plans, Carlow’s got everything you need to show that special someone that you love them...or if you’re single maybe to help you find the right person! Valentine’s Day is normally associated with rose petals, milk ch...

Christmas Carlow at the Woodford Dolmen Hotel

We are firmly into the Season of Christmas. It’s the season of fun, laughter, cheer, giving, meeting with families and friends and where better to enjoy the season than the Woodford Dolmen Hotel and Carlow with so much to offer this Christmas.  Firstly, congratulations to everyone involved in the Candlelight Walk of Hope for Eist and the turning on of the Christmas Lights, what a wonderful celebration to kick start the festive season in Carlow.  Carlow has a ...

Woodford Dolmen Hotel Carlow Halloween Autumn

There are two types of people when Halloween comes around: those who love the spookiness associated with Halloween, and those who prefer to stay inside and eat all the sweets and chocolate. Nevertheless, no matter what type of person you are during this freaky season, Carlow offers a variety of things for you do to from days out with the family to going on haunted tours with friends.Looking for a family day out? Head to the beautiful Rathwood in Tullow. This year, Rathwood’s friendly t...