Useful Information!

Flower bouquets on a swing

We operate with local and other suppliers who we have worked with and have no hesitation recommending enabling you to put your own stamp on your big day and enjoy a unique wedding.

To make the organisation of your wedding easier we have listed suppliers in alphabetical order.


Lisnavagh organises the bar for weddings and events. Please contact us for further information.

Lisnavagh has its own selection of wines, champagne/prosecco, craft beers, cocktails for purchase through us and tastings can be arranged.


Our recommended chefs know all about food and we choose them very carefully knowing that they have style and produce excellent food. We like working with them so will you. They also have great ideas if you are looking for good advice. Please contact direct to discuss your requirements.

Ali Davis Food

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Eunice Power Catering

T. 086 1682427 / /

Offering first class food, our philosophy requires that everything is hand-made with care and attention, from basic raw ingredients.

Honeydew Events

Contact: Natasha Mann / T. 045 879133 / 087 839 9528 / /

Delicious food cooked in an innovative and elegant style while retaining the feel of being home-cooked. Sample menus available.

Lu Thornely

T. 087 9908003 / /

Cooking with love, Lu Thornely produces fresh, seasonally-inspired food, bringing a fusion of her European and Asian experiences into quality local ingredients. Lu offers extravagant Food Tables - her uniquely colourful interpretation of buffet-style presentation - and also formal dining dishes that blend traditional, home cooking recipes with contemporary, innovative flavours.

Hog Roast – Dermott Allen T. 087 2516623 - great set up for the day after.

Children Entertainment

Fiona: T. 086 3454203 / /

Babysitting - Call Gladys M. 0879542168


Please contact us about local churches if required.

Carlow Registry Office

Angela Birmingham / T. 059 9136542

Humanist weddings - see

NB Registrars get extremely booked up and a 3 month notice period applies.


Tullow Florists / T. 059 9151658

Sarah Page / T. 087 242 3887

The Informal Florist / E.

Gay Brabazon / T. 086 105 0950

Hair & stylists

Gill Barr, stylist /

Chrissie Keogh, hairdresser / T: 059 9151044

Snips & Lips, hair & make-up / T: 086 1696444

Lynda Maher Hair Studio, Carlow / T: 059 9164966

Red Apple, Tullow / T: 059 9181964


To make arrangements for any hire needed we recommend ordering through your chosen caterer: -


T: 045 526300 /

Premier Caterhire

Contact: Raymond / T: 087 2585236 /

Cater Hire Limerick

Contact: Ronan Hanrahan / T: 061 317155 /



Aisling Pierce / T. 086 3801446


Jenny Dowdall / T. +353 87 9625569 /

Ask us for a list of great bands and DJs!

DJ - Ian Barrett T. 086 8455151 – or ask us for a list of bands and DJs.


Therese Aherne Photography

T. 086 8035430 E. W.

TOUCH Phtography

T. + 353 87 6997428 E. Baltinglass, Co. Wicklow

Will O’Reilly Photography

T. 086-3600893 E. W.


It is a good idea to run a minibus with one of the following local firms for a few hours to help guests home.

Dermot Allen T. 087 251 6623 Tullow Taxis T. 085 757 5240 PJ Cabs T. 087 7758905 Top Cabs T. 087 6960797 Carlow Cabs T. 059 91 82222 Eoin Coyle T. 086 0740010 Des - Rathvilly T. 087 742 8310 Joe – Tinahely Cabs T. 087 9942409

Vintage Car

Beautiful racing green jaguar Pat Kirwan T. 087 254 2345

Vintage China

A Vintage Sip - Sharon Booth - Mobile: 0857331135

Waiting Staff

Gladys – T. 087 7993192 will organise waiting and clean up staff.

Wedding Cakes

Darina Kelly T. 086 122 5228 E. Darina lives locally and offers special discounts for Lisnavagh weddings

Wet Shave

O’Hara Byrne, Tullow Street, Carlow Town M. 0851419996 (will do call out)


Please ask us for our wine list.

A-Z Check List

Accommodation, Bridesmaid dresses, Cake, Caterer, Champagne, Church or Civil, Decoration, Dress!, Entertainment, Flowers, Gifts, Hair stylist, Hen & Stag, Invites, Make-up, Music, PA System, Photographer, Seating Plan, Stationery, Transport, Wedding Insurance, Wine & Champagne