Whether art, cuisine, music, sport, or tradition: these top events are what make Kildare so special.
It wouldn’t be a trip to the Thoroughbred County without attending one of our world-famous horse racing events. Discover the rich cultural heritage that Kildare has to offer with art exhibitions, family friendly festivals and live music. Kildare’s beloved Saint, Brigid, has an entire festival dedicated to her whilst every town and village will have a special celebration for St Patrick’s Day, a national holiday. And for food lovers, experience the best of Kildare’s producers and chefs at the annual Taste of Kildare festival.
We invite you to discover the creative pulse that makes Kildare such a great place to visit. Start by browsing our list of recommended events or search events by specific dates, regions or interests below.
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In light of Covid-19 restrictions, numerous events and activities in Kildare may have been postponed or cancelled and a lot businesses and venues may be temporarily closed. We recommend you to check with relevant businesses and/or venues for latest updates.