Movies are back in Portarlington !!

This Halloween Solas Eco Garden Shop will host two movies at our garden centre in Portarlington. It will be the first cinema showings in town since the savoy cinema closed in 1989

Our drive-in cinema can hold up to 70 cars & will be located in our overflow Carpark at Solas

What better way to immerse yourself in Halloween than a nostalgic trip to the movies. Snacks & treats will be on sale throughout the showings

On the day we will show 2 Halloween movies

5pm: Family Favourite

Scooby Doo Frankencreepy

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8pm: Night showing, a Halloween Classic

Halloween Resurrection

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Halloween is coming to Portarlington

We have a brilliant line up here at Solas Eco Garden Centre this October
Check out just some of the events planned over the Halloween period
We have something to scare all the family

For more information see our events page here


We are delighted to announce that Solas will feature on National TV, 20th September

RTE camera crews paid us a visit over the summer & the whole event will feature on Nationwide from 7pm on Monday

It was an amazing day had by all. So why not grab some popcorn, dim the lights and settle in for a TV treat
Presenter Mary Fanning took in the whole experience that SOLAS Eco Garden Centre and Food Market has to offer and well as going on a tour through our greenhouse, plants areas and large eco store.

The owners David and John say they can’t wait  to see SOLAS on Nationwide

“It is such an iconic programme which captures so much that is good about Ireland and offers an unbeatable platform for businesses and communities.
We are doing what we can at SOLAS to provide a true destination for and the many, many visitors from all over the country who come to us as well as offering a showcase  for local producers and  communities in Co. Laois. We are literally over the moon to feature on Nationwide, we truly couldn’t ask for better publicity,” they said.
Nationwide airs on RTE 1 next Monday evening, September 22, at 7pm.