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St. Patrick’s Weekend in Kildare

We’ve got the inside scoop on the top events, activities and hotel packages this weekend, as Kildare prepares to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. You’ll find ideas to suit everyone!

Clanard Court Hotel

The Clanard Court Hotel in Athy have rooms available for €150 B&B, and from €220 with dinner, bed and breakfast. They’ll be keeping the party going late on St. Patrick’s Day with live music from Seany O’Raw from 9:30pm till midnight in Bailey’s Bar.

Kildare Village

Kildare Village is the place to be this weekend. You’ll find lots of activities to keep the little ones entertained, as well as live music, screenings of the Six Nations, and some amazing competitions. Click here to find out more about all the activities taking place.

Glenroyal Hotel

The Glenroyal Hotel in Maynooth have a stellar lineup of entertainment planned to celebrate St. Patrick’s Weekend.

Friday 17th March
Family Fun Day 12pm-3pm – Corrib Centre
Children’s Entertainment
Admission : €10 per child
Food available and full bar

Lunch in The Enclosure 12pm-3pm
Relax after the parade

Dinner in The Enclosure 5pm-9:30pm (pre-booking essential)

Shoda Cafe
Open 8am – 5pm
Grab coffee or breakfast before the

Arkle Bar
Raise a glass to St. Patrick

Dinner in The Enclosure 5pm-9:30pm (pre-booking essential)

Saturday 18th March
Live on the Big Screen
Scotland V Italy @ 12:30pm
France V Wales @ 2:45pm
Ireland V England @ 5pm
Cheer on the Boys in Green

Sunday 19th March
Mother’s Day Lunch 12pm-3pm – The Enclosure (pre-booking essential). Complimentary prosecco for all mothers on arrival

Dinner in The Enclosure 5pm-9:30pm (pre-booking essential)

Florence & Milly


Celebrate St. Patricks Day with a pottery painting family workshop at Florence & Milly – suitable for all ages. Stay for 45mins or up to 2hrs according to your creative energy. Plenty of hot drinks, cold refreshments and treats to have while getting creative. Book your place here.