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. We look forward to seeing you here!

  • Herbaceous Borders
    12th July 2016
    Herbaceous Borders
    Date: 12th Jul 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    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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  • Bees, Honey & the Environment
    21st July 2016
    Bees, Honey & the Environment
    Date: 21st Jul 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    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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  • Ireland’s Birds with Bird Watch Ireland
    19th August 2016
    Ireland's Birds with Bird Watch Ireland
    Date: 19th Aug 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    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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  • Autumn Gardening
    25th August 2016
    Autumn Gardening
    Date: 25th Aug 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Year-round gardening has many rewards. There are plenty of things that can be done in the garden in Autumn to prepare for successful growth in Spring. Join our horticulturalists for a free talk on gardening jobs in the autumn. Learn about Autumn lawn care and bulb planting, pruning and care of trees...
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  • Gro Mor Autumn Gardening Talk with Ciarán Burke
    27th August 2016
    Gro Mor Autumn Gardening Talk with Ciarán Burke
    Date: 27th Aug 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Join us for a complimentary talk on autumn gardening with passionate gardening expert, Ciaran Burke. Autumn gardening can be just as rewarding as the rest of the year. So lets keep our gardens growing! Join us to learn about planting daffodils, snowdrops, crocus and bluebells now for spring. Now is the...
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  • Spring Bulb Masterclass
    8th September 2016
    Spring Bulb Masterclass
    Date: 8th Sep 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    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 forcing bulbs to...
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  • Wicklow’s Birds
    18th September 2016
    Wicklow's Birds
    Date: 18th Sep 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    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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  • Create a Mini Spring Garden with your Children
    25th September 2016
    Create a Mini Spring Garden with your Children
    Date: 25th Sep 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Enjoy a gardening class with your children. Suitable for ages four and upwards.
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  • Bedding Down For Winter
    12th October 2016
    Bedding Down For Winter
    Date: 12th Oct 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    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 containers to adorn your front door,...
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  • Gardening with Succulents & Cacti
    20th October 2016
    Gardening with Succulents & Cacti
    Date: 20th Oct 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Get creative ideas for succulent gardening and enjoy this addictive pastime!
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