At Athlone Castle we regularly host great events, and the best place to see and book what's next is right here.


Book our MEDIEVAL FAYRE Online here EARLY so that you don't miss out - places are limited!  Choose EITHER the Saturday or the Sunday Event.

Heritage Week: FREE Guided Tour of Athlone Castle Visitor Centre with paid admission

Athlone Castle, Athlone

August 17-23 (2.00pm)

Heritage Week: FREE Guided Tour of Athlone Castle Visitor Centre with paid admission

Join us as our tour guides share their favourite stories of the people, places, and objects from Athlone’s history that are displayed in our Visitor Centre. Free Tour with Paid Admissions. Only 20 places per day. Book Online NOW.

Heritage Week: Traditional Games Day

Athlone Castle, Athlone

Saturday, August 24, 2019 (10am to 5pm)

Heritage Week: Traditional Games Day

Try your hand at some traditional games and activities, and have fun exploring a wide range of childhood (and grown-up!) entertainment.

Heritage Week: Poetry in The Park at Athlone Castle

Athlone Castle, Athlone

Sunday, August 25, 2019 (2-4pm)

Heritage Week: Poetry in The Park at Athlone Castle

Join Poetry in the Park for an afternoon of recital: sonnets, prose, limericks and song in the courtyard (weather dependent) of Athlone Castle. This event is open to the public and is completely free of charge.

Drop-in Workshops - National Heritage Week

Athlone Castle, Athlone

Sunday, August 25, 2019 (1.00-5.00pm)

Drop-in Workshops - National Heritage Week

Three different workshops to choose from: Become an archaeologist for the day; make a moving picture out of paper and string or have fun stitching and looping yarn.

Athlone Castle Medieval Fayre - a wonderful family experience! BOOK SATURDAY HERE

Athlone Castle, Athlone

Saturday, August 31, 11am-5pm

Athlone Castle Medieval Fayre - a wonderful family experience! BOOK SATURDAY HERE

Join us at Athlone Castle for our 7th annual Medieval Fayre in association with the Society for Creative Anachronism. A must for living history and Medieval enthusiasts. A Great Family Day Out. Book Saturday here. 

Athlone Castle Medieval Fayre - a wonderful family experience! BOOK SUNDAY HERE

Athlone Castle, Athlone

Sunday, September 1, 11am-5pm

Athlone Castle Medieval Fayre - a wonderful family experience! BOOK SUNDAY HERE

Join us at Athlone Castle for our 7th annual Medieval Fayre in association with the Society for Creative Anachronism. A must for living history and Medieval enthusiasts. A Great Family Day Out. Book Sunday here. 

Culture Night at Athlone Castle, Luan Gallery & Abbey Road Artists' Studios

Athlone Castle, Athlone

Friday, September 20, 2019 (5 to 8pm)

Culture Night at Athlone Castle, Luan Gallery & Abbey Road Artists' Studios

Athlone Castle, Luan Gallery and Abbey Road Artists’ Studios are delighted to be offering an exciting schedule of free events for Culture Night 2019 on Friday, 20th September.