How It Works...

Flower bouquets on a swing

To make the organization of your wedding smooth as silk, our Wedding Facilitator, Niamh Brennan, and her 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.

Bar

Lisnavagh organizes 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.

Caterers

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

http://www.andrewholmescatering.ie/ 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.

Eunice Power Catering

http://www.eunicepower.com T. 086 1682427

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

The Lisnavagh Kitchen

Emily Bunbury M. 0877993192 or events@lisnavagh.com

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

Dermott Allen T. 087 2516623

A great set up for the day after.

Further recommended caterers include

Ali Davis Food (http://alidavisfood.com/ “Ali Davis Food”) Honeydew Events (http://www.honeydew.ie/events/ “”) Lu Thornely Catering (http://www.luthornely.com/ “Lu Thornely Catering”) Wild Side Catering (http://wildsidecatering.ie “Wild Side Catering”)

Children’s Entertainment

Bouncy castles are great entertainment for kids as long as they have a minder. Web: https://www.scatsbouncingcastles.ie 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: http://www.reallygrandevents.ie/party/ or T: 01-4417371

Babysitting - Call us in the office to discuss babysitting services T. 0599161473 or E: events@lisnavagh.com / niamhbrennan@lisnavagh.com

Churches

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 http://www.humanism.ie or www.spiritualceremonies.ie

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

Flowers

Amelia’s Garden Flowers M. 086 6007478 E. ameliakraben@gmail.com

Soah Flowers - Orla - info@soahflowers.com M. 08790 01868

Tullow Florists / T. 059 9151658 (local)

Hair & stylists

Gill Barr, stylist / www.gillbarr.com

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

Hire

To make arrangements for any special hire items needed we recommend ordering through Elaine Rogers at Caterhire, Dublin: -

Caterhire

Ireland’s leading Event & Party Hire company. Elaine Rogers / T. 01 2943111 / W. www.caterhire.ie

Music

Pianist

Aisling Pierce / T. 086 3801446

Cellist

Jenny Dowdall / T. +353 87 9625569 / www.jennydowdall.com

Ask us for a list of great bands and DJs!

DJ - Ian Barrett T. 086 8455151 – www.alternativeweddingdj.ie .

Photographer/Videographer

TOUCH Photography (local)

T. + 353 87 6997428 www.touchphotography.ie

Luminaire Weddings Videographer

www.luminaireweddings.com Contact: Alec M. +353 85 138 1509

Transport

We have an arrangement with a local taxi company below and sometimes it is a good idea to run a minibus for a few hours to help guests home.

Tullow Cabs T. 087 927 9024

Vintage Car

Beautiful racing green jaguar Pat Kirwan T. 087 254 2345

Vintage China

A Vintage Sip - Sharon Booth - Mobile: 0857331135

Waiting Staff

Contact us in the Lisnavagh office T. 059 9161473 or email us

Wedding Cake

Darina Kelly T. 086 122 5228 E. darina420@hotmail.com

Darina lives locally and offers special discounts for Lisnavagh weddings

Wedding Favours

www.hepburnandco.com

We 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 their special day. Our 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

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

Wine

Please ask us for our wine lists.

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