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!

  • Sense and Sensibility Outdoor Theatre Event
    26 June 2016
    Sense and Sensibility Outdoor Theatre Event
    Date: 26th Jun 2016 | 14:30 - 16:30

    Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer for an afternoon of Regency wonderment as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exquisite world of eighteenth-century society. Picnic with family and friends as you follow the sisters as they find their path and lose their hearts under a beautiful...
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  • Yoga in the Walled Garden
    9 July 2016
    Yoga in the Walled Garden
    Date: 9th Jul 2016 | 11:00 - 12:15

    Rebalance and restore your body with this Vinyasa based flow class in the beautiful surroundings of our Walled Garden. This class will build heat and strength while maintaining a good awareness and focus on your breathing. This class is suitable for all levels, those with experience and those just new,...
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  • FairyLAND at Powerscourt Gardens
    10 July 2016
    FairyLAND at Powerscourt Gardens
    Date: 10th Jul 2016 | 12:30 - 14:30

    If you are looking for a magical day out with your young family- then join the Imaginosity team and their enchanted realm of fairies at Powers court's Walled Gardens this year. Children will have the opportunity to follow a secret fairy trail, find hidden messages, experience the magic of the...
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  • Herbaceous Borders
    12 July 2016
    Herbaceous Borders
    Date: 12th Jul 2016 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Inspirational border ideas from Powerscourt Garden Pavilion. Visit Powerscourt Gardens afterwards and admire the longest herbaceous border in Ireland! To visit the herbaceous border, tickets for the gardens must be purchased.
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  • Heavenly Herbaceous Border Garden Walk
    15 July 2016
    Heavenly Herbaceous Border Garden Walk
    Date: 15th Jul 2016 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Discover over 700 varieties of plants along Ireland's longest herbaceous border. The border will be in full bloom and this is the best time to visit when it’s ablaze with the colours of summer! Head Gardener Alex has many favourites along the border at this time of year including Sweetpea,...
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  • Bees, Honey & the Environment
    21 July 2016
    Bees, Honey & the Environment
    Date: 21st Jul 2016 | 11:00 - 12:00

    An informative talk about one of Nature's most miraculous products from our own honey supplier. The areas touched on are:- bees and their function, plants for bees, hive products and processing, medicinal aspects of bee products, problems faced by beekeepers and our existence without bees. Willie O'Byrne has been keeping...
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  • Introduction to Powerscourt Gardens
    10 August 2016
    Introduction to Powerscourt Gardens
    Date: 10th Aug 2016 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Join Alex our Head Gardener for a fascinating guided tour of world renowned Powerscourt Gardens. This event is free with the usual entry prices (and is free to Annual Members) but requires booking online. Set in the wild Wicklow countryside, overlooking the Sugarloaf Mountain, Powerscourt Gardens stretch over 47 acres...
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  • Bird watching: Getting Started
    19 August 2016
    Bird watching: Getting Started
    Date: 19th Aug 2016 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Join Niall Hatch from Bird Watch Ireland for a free talk on bird-watching at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion in County Wicklow on 19th of August at 11am. Over 450 different bird species have been recorded in Ireland, an impressive total for a European island and making it a very exciting and interesting...
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  • Wicklow’s Birds
    19 August 2016
    Wicklow’s Birds
    Date: 19th Aug 2016 | 11:00 - 12:00

    The Garden of Ireland is home to some of Ireland’s most special birds, and is one of the best places in the country to enjoy watching them at any time of the year. Join experts from BirdWatch Ireland for a fun exploration of some of Co. Wicklow’s most iconic bird...
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  • Vintage Car Rally
    21 August 2016
    Vintage Car Rally
    Date: 21st Aug 2016 | 14:00 - 16:30

    Celebrate Heritage Week at Powerscourt Estate! Join the largest motor club in Ireland, the Irish Vintage and Veteran Car Club (IVVCC) for their 39th 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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