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!

  • 40th Anniversary Vintage Car Rally
    20 August 2017
    40th Anniversary Vintage Car Rally
    Date: 20th Aug 2017 | 13:30 - 17:00

    Join the largest motor club in Ireland, the Irish Veteran and Vintage Car Club, for their 40th Anniversary run to Powerscourt! It is a spectacular day for all where you can enjoy the vintage cars up close and chat with their owners. Come dressed vintage and you will blend right...
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  • Bees, Honey & the Environment
    9 September 2017
    Bees, Honey & the Environment
    Date: 9th Sep 2017 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Bees, Honey & the Environment Enjoy an informative talk about one of nature’s most miraculous products from our own honey supplier, Willie O’Byrne. Willie will share his knowledge on bees and their function, plants to attract bees, hive products and processing, medicinal aspects of bee products, problems faced by beekeepers...
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  • Spring Bulb Masterclass
    21 September 2017
    Spring Bulb Masterclass
    Date: 21st Sep 2017 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Spring Bulb Masterclass 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...
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  • Autumn & Winter Pots and Containers
    12 October 2017
    Autumn & Winter Pots and Containers
    Date: 12th Oct 2017 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Autumn & Winter Pots and Containers 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...
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  • Creating a Japanese Garden
    12 October 2017
    Creating a Japanese Garden
    Date: 12th Oct 2017 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Creating a Japanese Garden with Head Gardener Alex Slazenger The key to a Japanese garden is to create a calming, soothing and relaxed atmosphere with the use of meandering paths, flowing water and carefully selected plants that float you through the garden. Join me as we discuss the elements of...
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  • Pumpkin Carving For Kids
    28 October 2017
    Pumpkin Carving For Kids
    Date: 28th Oct 2017 | 12:00 - 13:00

    Pumpkin Carving For Kids Create awe-inspiring pumpkins that will enchant the neighbourhood!  Kids will love the chance to prepare, design and carve a pumpkin into something festive and fun at this family-friendly event! All little goblins and ghouls are welcome to dress up in their Halloween finery and get into...
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  • Pumpkin Carving For Kids
    28 October 2017
    Pumpkin Carving For Kids
    Date: 28th Oct 2017 | 14:00 - 15:00

    Pumpkin Carving For Kids Create awe-inspiring pumpkins that will enchant the neighbourhood!  Kids will love the chance to prepare, design and carve a pumpkin into something festive and fun at this family-friendly event! All little goblins and ghouls are welcome to dress up in their Halloween finery and get into...
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  • Pumpkin Carving For Kids
    29 October 2017
    Pumpkin Carving For Kids
    Date: 29th Oct 2017 | 12:00 - 13:00

    Pumpkin Carving For Kids Create awe-inspiring pumpkins that will enchant the neighbourhood!  Kids will love the chance to prepare, design and carve a pumpkin into something festive and fun at this family-friendly event! All little goblins and ghouls are welcome to dress up in their Halloween finery and get into...
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  • Pumpkin Carving For Kids
    29 October 2017
    Pumpkin Carving For Kids
    Date: 29th Oct 2017 | 14:00 - 15:00

    Pumpkin Carving For Kids Create awe-inspiring pumpkins that will enchant the neighbourhood!  Kids will love the chance to prepare, design and carve a pumpkin into something festive and fun at this family-friendly event! All little goblins and ghouls are welcome to dress up in their Halloween finery and get into...
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  • Healthy, Happy Orchids
    2 November 2017
    Healthy, Happy Orchids
    Date: 2nd Nov 2017 | 11:00 - 12:00

    Healthy, Happy Orchids FREE Orchid Clinic, Talk and re-potting demonstration at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion. Learn everything you need to know about looking after orchids; from encouraging them to flower to when and how to repot. The talk with our horticulturalist Monica Schmidt is suitable for all and will last approximately 45...
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