Festival Events

Twin Trees Heywood Festival.

August 22nd-25th


Three Day En Plein Air (Open Air Painting)

 Thursday 22nd – Saturday 24th August, with Tutors – Jock Nichol and Bridget Flannery.

Day 1: Heywood Gardens

Day 2: The Woods

Day 3: The Village

Artist of all levels of ability and experience, are welcome to attend.

Final works will be displayed in the local Community Hall, on Saturday evening.


Floral Artisrty in The All Saints Church

A display of Floral Artistry, in Ballinakill’s All Saint’s Church, curated by Eva Holmes.

The Floral Artistry will be on display on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th August.

Entry is free.

Fishing Competition

Saturday 24th August. Details to follow.

Contact: Norman Rothwell 087 287 9070

Garden Tours- Heywood

With Amanda Pitcairn, Saturday 24th

Can be booked as part of our Tour, Talks and Tea, Packages


Saturday 24th

Speakers – David Averill FRIAI, and Dr. Matthew Jebb.

Lutyens & Heywood in Context – Talk with David Averill.

Lutyens, Lambay & Jekyll – Talk with Dr. Matthew Jebb.

Can be booked as part of our Tour, Talks and Tea, Packages

Picnic & Music in Heywood Gardens

7:30pm Saturday 24th

Bring along your own picnic, a cushion or chair, and relax in the splendour of Heywood Gardens, whilst listening to live music.

Entry is free and everyone welcome!

Yoga in Heywood Gardens, with Simon Rogers.

‘Gratitude in the Gardens’

Cost – €10, and please bring your own mat!

Sunday 25th August @ 11:00 AM.