Local Enterprise Village, Ploughing 2024 - Invitation for Expression of Interests

Ploughing 2024

Local Enterprise Village, Ploughing 2024 - Invitation for Expression of Interests - Closing Date for Submissions - Friday 3rd May


The  National Network of Local Enterprise Offices are organising the Local Enterprise Village as part of National Ploughing Championships 2024 which will take place in Ratheniska, Co. Laois from September 17th to19th.  


Attached is the expression of interest form which must be completed on/before 12 noon on Friday 3rd May to LEO Kilkenny Office by email to info@leo.kilkennycoco.ie


As part of this ‘Local Enterprise Village’ each company will receive:

  • Exhibition Space 3 x 2 meters
  • 2 x Exhibitors Passes
  • 1 x space in exhibitor car parking area (general parking is free at the event)
  • Electricity Supply
  • 2 x 13 amp Sockets (any additional electricity requirements must be booked in advance with the providers and will be subject to additional charges)
  • Spot Lights x 2
  • Access to PR Opportunities
  • Exhibition Training and Advice

The cost of stands is highly subsidised and costs €950 for a 3 x 2 meter stand. Please note that this is first and foremost an opportunity to showcase your products and build contacts with a view to future sales as opposed to being an event to be measured by sales made over the 3 days.   Food companies can serve samples only or sell products for home use.  Please note that if your application is successful, you will be required to provide your own public liability and stock insurance.

CLICK HERE to download an application form which MUST be complete on/before 12 noon on Friday 3rd May and sent to info@leo.kilkennycoco.ie

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Aisling Carey or John Mulcahy Business Advisor Local Enterprise Office Kilkenny by email john.mulcahy@leo.kilkennycoco.ie or phone 056-7752662.