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!

  • Get the Bloom Look
    6 June 2015
    Get the Bloom Look
    Date: 6th Jun 2015 | 14:00 - 15:00

    Here at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion, we love Bloom and it’s one of the most hotly anticipated events in our gardening calendars! Our horticulturalists go along every year to see what’s new and get inspiration for the coming season from the best in the Irish horticultural industry.  We will start our...
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  • A Morning with Garden Guru Rick Darke
    10 June 2015
    A Morning with Garden Guru Rick Darke
    Date: 10th Jun 2015 | 11:00 - 12:00

    WE REGRET THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. APOLOGIES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE. Time Travel Tours along with Powerscourt House and Gardens are delighted to offer a lecture from the tour ‘The Wild Garden Tour’ with Rick Darke.  Rick Darke wrote the Expanded Edition of The Wild Garden by William Robinson,...
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  • Create a stunning rose garden with Powerscourt’s Head Gardener Michael Byrne
    11 June 2015
    Create a stunning rose garden with Powerscourt’s Head Gardener Michael Byrne
    Date: 11th Jun 2015 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Head Gardener Michael Byrne has maintained the 47 acres of gardens at Powerscourt for 8 years alongside his team of gardeners, helping the gardens to achieve an award as third in the world as voted by the National Geographic. Michael is an experienced and enthusiastic gardener with a huge passion...
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  • Instant Gardens
    17 June 2015
    Instant Gardens
    Date: 17th Jun 2015 | 11:00 - 12:00

    One of the biggest trends in Irish gardening over the past number of years has been the rise of the ‘instant garden’. Many gardeners see their outdoor space as an extension of their home and want to create a bright and beautiful space which can be enjoyed both indoors and outside....
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  • Summer Photography Walk
    20 June 2015
    Summer Photography Walk
    Date: 20th Jun 2015 | 10:00 - 13:00

    Join award-winning Landscape and Nature photographer Fran Byrne for a guided summer photography walk through the beautiful Powerscourt Gardens in Enniskerry, County Wicklow. It is a great opportunity to get out and about with your camera, meet new people, discuss all things photography and enjoy the grounds at Powerscourt. Summer...
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  • The Secret Garden
    28 June 2015
    The Secret Garden
    Date: 28th Jun 2015 | 13:30 - 16:30

    Looking for things to do in Wicklow? Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company in the magical surroundings of Powerscourt Gardens in County Wicklow as they present The Secret Garden in one of Ireland’s most stunning open-air venues. Meet young Mary Lennox on her journey of discovery as she travels to her uncle’s house...
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  • Wildlife in our Gardens – the Good, the Bad and the Ugly!!
    4 July 2015
    Wildlife in our Gardens - the Good, the Bad and the Ugly!!
    Date: 4th Jul 2015 | 14:00 - 15:00

    We are thrilled to welcome the President of the Tree Council of Ireland and regular Derek Mooney contributor on RTÉ, Eanna Ni Lamhna to Powerscourt Garden Pavilion. Eanna will discuss gardens from the point of view of their wildlife. Carnivores such as hedgehogs and blackbirds are always very welcome in...
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  • Fantastical Fairy Fest!
    5 July 2015
    Fantastical Fairy Fest!
    Date: 5th Jul 2015 | 12:30 - 14:30

    Imaginosity will be spreading their happy magic this year with a Fantastical Fairy Fest in Powerscourt’s Walled Gardens! Creating an enchanted atmosphere for children and adults, this event will be filled with fairy dust, magical pathways, fairy games and activities. There will be a best dressed fairy competition in each...
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  • Container & Balcony Gardening
    18 July 2015
    Container & Balcony Gardening
    Date: 18th Jul 2015 | 14:00 - 15:00

    Looking for container gardening ideas? Do you live in an apartment and is the balcony your only outdoor space? You may think you don’t have the land or space to start a wonderful, small garden but even the tiniest balcony, patio or roof garden can become a leafy haven to...
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  • Vintage Car Rally
    16 August 2015
    Vintage Car Rally
    Date: 16th Aug 2015 | 14:00 - 17:30

    Celebrate Heritage Week at Powerscourt Estate! Join the largest motor club in Ireland, the Irish Vintage and Veteran Car Club (IVVCC) for their 38th rally at Powerscourt. This event is held annually at the Estate and is one of our most enjoyable events. Chat with motor enthusiasts and marvel at the stylish array...
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