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To make the organization of your wedding smooth as silk, our Wedding Facilitator and wonderful team, will be at Lisnavagh to advise you throughout the run up to your event.

In the meantime, we have put together a list together of top notch suppliers for you to help you get started.

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


Lisnavagh organizes the bar for weddings and events on the wedding day. Please contact us for further information.

Wine & Bubbles

Lisnavagh has its own selection of wines, champagne/prosecco for purchase through us and tastings can be arranged with Tindal Wines. We work closely with Jerome Caxcard who can be reached by mobile or email + 353 (0) 861301666 or and he can assist with your choice and quantity as well as a tasting/food pairing if required.

Coppers Mobile Bar

A stylishly converted Horsebox Bar that is perfect for any event. The Vintage Horse Box Bar is ideal for drinks receptions at weddings, corporate events, garden parties or press events. It offers vintage props, custom garnishes, cocktail service, lager and Guinness oservice and a hot brew service amongst other offerings. It is complete with beer service equipment, running water, refrigeration and it is licenced to prepare and serve from the trailer. If you are planning a Wedding or an Event and need to hire a bar you can reach Coppers Horsebox Bar ®. via: W: T: 089 2350582 / E:


Our recommended caterers know all about food and we have chosen them very carefully knowing that they produce stylish and excellent food. We love working with them and we are pretty sure that by the time the event comes around, so will you. They also have great ideas if you are looking to create a menu to suit your needs or dietary requirements. They offer expert advice and a service like no other. Please contact our caterers directly to discuss your requirements.

Andrew Holmes Catering T. 087 921 2872

A bespoke catering company specializing in tailored wedding and event dining solutions combining a dynamic team of top quality chefs and innovative ideas with rustic and hog roast styles. When it comes to their ingredients they put a lot of emphasis on fresh and local produce to provide seasonal menus that are bursting with flavour.

The Lisnavagh Kitchen

Emily Bunbury M. 0877993192 or

At Lisnavagh House we offer stylish, home cooked food with ingredients sourced locally from organic suppliers and we use seasonal produce from our own walled garden. We have a strong belief in using local and quality produce and eating food in season so menus vary depending on the time of year. We have expertise as well as a great interest and enthusiasm around food! Our menus are available upon request.

Hog Roast

Dermot Allen - Wine Tavern Farm (Organic) T. 087 2516623

A great set up for the day after!.

Children’s Entertainment

Bouncy castles are great entertainment for kids as long as they have a minder. Web: or T: 087-6764279

Davy’s Pets - 1.5hrs meet and greet with 10 different species. Maximum numbers 20. T. (059) 913 7497

Really Grand Events Children’s Parties Web: or T: 01-4417371

Babysitting - Call us in the office to discuss babysitting services T. 0599161473 or E: /


See our local list or parishes and churches /perch/resources/local-catholic-churches.doc or contact us about local churches if required.

Carlow Registry Office - Angela Birmingham / T. 059 9136542

Humanist weddings - see or

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


Florabundant - flower farmers in Co. Carlow growing produce in Lisnavagh’s Walled Garden with local, seasonal and organic flowers. Contact Eilis 087 956 8705

The Wild Bunch - Tina / E: / T:087 0564442 / Website:

Soah Flowers - Orla / E: / M. 08790 01868 / Website:

Mad About Flowers - Seonaid / E: / M. 087 931 4614 / Website:

Carlow Florist / Pat Kavanagh / T. (059) 914 3509 (Local)

Hair Stylists

Tracey Lawler Hairdressing, Carlow / T (059) 913 6966

Connie Byrne, HD Hair Carlow / T: 059 913 0041

Red Apple, Tullow / T: 059 9181964

Make Up

Anne Hutton MUA P:085 148 3057 / W:

Michelle Montgomery MUA / W: / E: Michelle at


AD Event Design - creative event design producing bespoke experiences for weddings and private events Annie Dunne

Hire All offer an extensive range of products to hire such as garden furniture, lawn games, lounge sets and much more. Phone: (01) 294 311, please ask for Gemma.


Pianist - Aisling Pierce / T. 086 3801446

Cellist - Jenny Dowdall / T. +353 87 9625569 /

Harpist & Singer - Orla Fallon /

Ask us for a list of great bands and DJs!

DJ - Ian Barrett T. 086 8455151 – .


TOUCH Photography (local) T. + 353 87 6997428

Lima Conlon Photography Relaxed Wedding at Lisnavagh - P: +353 85 216 2067

Photography By Ciara W: / E:

Photographic Memory , Tadhg Nathan. Reportage - documentary - natural photographer.

Luminaire Weddings Videographer Contact: Alec M. +353 85 138 1509

Little Bear Films Contact Kevin Caffrey - Instagram: Littlebearfilm


Tullow Taxis We have an arrangement with our local taxi company, Tullow Taxis T. 087 927 9024 who circulate throughout the evening. It can be a good idea to connect with them before the wedding celebrations should you be concerned about guests getting offsite. In addition, should you wish to pre book taxis to and from the hotels or airport collections, Tullow Taxis offer a competitive rate.

Tipps Coaches For shuttle buses for larger numbers please contact Tipps Coaches for an all in rate.

Vintage Cars

Carlow Wedding Cars, Contact Robert for a mix of old classics.

Beautiful racing green jaguar by Pat Kirwan. T. 087 254 2345

Vintage China

A Vintage Sip - Sharon Booth - T: 0857331135

Wedding Cake

Darina Kelly T. 086 122 5228 E.

Croft Cake Design Louisa Rogers T : 0877146710 E:

Bake a Cake Ireland Lorraine Triggs W: T: 086 319 0895

Wedding Favours

They create beautiful marshmallows, made with only the freshest natural ingredients, for private parties, weddings, and corporate events offering several signature flavours and create bespoke flavours for your special day. Joannes marshmallows are made fresh to order, hand cut and presented either loose, in boxes and in beautiful hand tied bags which may be personalized.

Wet Shave

Paddy The Turk, Can call out to Lisnavagh House for group bookings. Facebook Page:

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