Exciting Events are happening all the time

Powerscourt runs a year-round events programme including treasure hunts, guided walks, gardening workshops, bug hunts, theatre evenings and much more that all the family will enjoy. All are welcome, we look forward to seeing you here!

  • Spring Bulb Masterclass
    8 September 2016
    Spring Bulb Masterclass
    Date: 8th Sep 2016 | 11:00 - 12:00

    After a long, dark winter, what can be more beautiful than a vibrant and colourful spring garden for you enjoy each day! Come along for a free gardening talk on everything you ever wanted to know about planting for early spring colour. From preparing well, timing and forcing bulbs to...
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  • Foraging in the Wild
    18 September 2016
    Foraging in the Wild
    Date: 18th Sep 2016 | 11:00 - 13:00

    Join Mary from 'Blackstairs Ecotrails' for a relaxing hands on workshop in the wild looking for wild safe foods including fungi, fruits, nuts and berries. Suitable for all the family. Learn how to make Beech Leaf liqueur, Sorrel Tabbouleh and find wild greens for salads. Turn your hand to making Wild...
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  • Bird-Watching Walk at Powerscourt Waterfall with Niall Hatch
    22 September 2016
    Bird-Watching Walk at Powerscourt Waterfall with Niall Hatch
    Date: 22nd Sep 2016 | 11:00 - 13:00

    Powerscourt Estate is home to a wide range of spectacular wild birds.  If you would like to see some yourself and learn more about their lives, why not join Niall Hatch of BirdWatch Ireland on this guided bird watching walk to Powerscourt Waterfall?  Suitable both for experienced birdwatchers and complete...
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  • Create a Mini Spring Garden with your Children
    25 September 2016
    Create a Mini Spring Garden with your Children
    Date: 25th Sep 2016 | 14:00 - 15:00

    Enjoy a gardening class with your children. Suitable for ages four and upwards.
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  • Bedding Down for Winter
    12 October 2016
    Bedding Down for Winter
    Date: 12th Oct 2016 | 11:00 - 12:00

    As the vibrancy of summer flowers begin to fade from the garden, now is the time to inject some colour into your garden and enjoy a cheerful, outdoor space throughout the winter. This workshop will give you some ideas for stylish autumn and winter containers to adorn your front door,...
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  • Autumn Seasonal Stroll
    19 October 2016
    Date: 19th Oct 2016 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Autumn is the grand finale of the year when the trees explode in vibrant colours and the Gardens at Powerscourt are truly glorious. Our Head Gardener will take you on a fascinating stroll through our world renowned Gardens at this special time of the year. The amber, ochre and chocolate browns...
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  • Gardening with Succulents & Cacti
    20 October 2016
    Gardening with Succulents & Cacti
    Date: 20th Oct 2016 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Get creative ideas for succulent gardening and enjoy this addictive pastime!
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  • Pumpkin Carving at the Pavilion
    29 October 2016
    Pumpkin Carving at the Pavilion
    Date: 29th Oct 2016 | 12:00 - 15:00

    Create awe-inspiring pumpkins that will enchant the neighbourhood!  Come along to the pumpkin patch at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion in County Wicklow and join us for a Halloween Party to remember. Kids will love the chance to prepare, design and carve a pumpkin into something festive and fun at this family-friendly...
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  • Christmas Launch Night at the Garden Pavilion
    9 November 2016
    Christmas Launch Night at the Garden Pavilion
    Date: 9th Nov 2016 | 17:00 - 20:00

    Nothing says ‘Christmas’ like a visit to the atmospheric Powerscourt Estate in County Wicklow with its tree-lined avenue, fir trees and majestic stately home! Come along to Powerscourt Garden Pavilion’s Christmas Launch Night for a relaxed evening to kick off the festive season! Enjoy arriving at the Pavilion by night when it...
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  • Christmas from the Garden with Brenda Joyce
    17 November 2016
    Christmas from the Garden with Brenda Joyce
    Date: 17th Nov 2016 | 11:00 - 12:00

    This Christmas add warmth and glamour to your home by learning how to create beautiful Christmas arrangements with the help of floral guru, Brenda Joyce. While Brenda makes it all look so effortless, she creates arrangements that are as easy as possible for her audience to make at home. Brenda is looking...
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