SUNDAY 12th JUNE 2016

12 - 6pm
Spink Community Grounds
Abbeyleix, Co. Laois

A Great Day of Gardening Fun!

Welcome to Buds & Blossoms, Laois Garden Festival

From top gardening speakers and leading plant specialists, to local food producers and entertainment zone, it’s all here. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear some of Ireland’s leading gardening experts – one day, one venue.

Dermot O'Neill


Dermot O’Neill, Fionnuala Fallon, Hester Forde, Mary Keenan

Tanguy de Toulgoët, Arthur Shackleton, John McCullen, Marie O’Leary, Enda Thompson-Phelan and Kitty Scully



Spink Community Grounds is situated 5km east of Abbeyleix on the R430 road to Carlow. Travel time from a selection of locations:

Portlaoise – 15 minutes
Carlow – 25 minutes
Kilkenny – 35 minutes
Dublin – 70 minutes
Tullamore – 50 minutes
Newbridge – 40 minutes
Thurles – 40 minutes
Limerick – 75 minutes
Waterford – 75 minutes
Cork – 95 minutes


Adults €10
Students €5
Under 12s go free

Group Bookings Available with a discount for groups of 10 and more.
Contact – Robert 087 982 2135

Schedule & Activities

Speakers, exhibitors, activities and map are now available.
Speaker Times & Venue Map Download Brochure