Cycling Experience for all on Sunday 24th September 2023


Carlow Arts Festival and Carlow Sports Partnership have collaborated to bring you this exciting collective cycling experience that explores language, history, landscape and cycling. You are invited to join us on your bike at the scenic Duckett’s Grove for a leisurely 18km cycle suitable for all cycling abilities.

The unique experience has been developed by artists, Michelle Browne and Eszter Némethi, with the support of community members from Rathvilly, Graiguecullen, Tullow and Hacketstown. Through a series of workshops, they have been looking back to 1923 and imagining our future in 2123.

There will be something for all on the day including an audio guide along the route, kids cycling options, choral music and a BBQ which is included on the price of your ticket.


Date & Time: Sunday 24th September.  Registration from 10.30am-11.30am. Cycle leaving at 12pm and should take around 1 hour 30 minutes.

Location: Duckett’s Grove, R93 RF80

Cost including BBQ:

  • Adults €5
  • Children €2


Shuttle Bus available to an from the event at an additional €2 per head from Tullow, Rathvilly, Hacketstown and Graiguecullen.

Borrow a Bike – limited number of bikes are available for both adults and kids on the day.

Audio Guide for downloading before the event:

  • For Google Store download (Android) click here.
  • For Apple Store download (iPhone) click here.


For full details about this event and to book your place please click here.