SOLAS is delighted to announce that the French Festival will return to Portarlington in the summer of 2022

In conjunction with Bastille Day in July SOLAS will host a weekend of events to celebrate the towns French Huguenots heritage




Schedule of Events:

A sneak peak at some of the events planned for the Saturday & Sunday at SOLAS garden centre include:

A La Marche: Our farmers market will take on a french theme on Saturday 16th July

Le Discotheque:  Dj Filip and Jazz Quartet playing french music

Tour de Portarlington: in conjunction with Critical Mass Cycle Group

Taste of France: in our food court with a selection of french dishes, deserts & wines on sale

Allez les bleus! Revealing our latest art installation at SOLAS

Street performers & French Mime artists
Traditional puppet shows
Children crafts & French face painting
Quest speakers & Historians
Plus special guests

Much more to follow so stay tuned