The stage is set, marquee is up, sun is shining and Laois flags are flying ahead of the Old Fort Quarter festival in Portlaoise.
The festival begins this evening from 7pm with music till late live on the Main Street.
Its full steam ahead as organisers get the Main Street looking its best for the weekend.
Staff at Andy Bergin's pub prepare for the crowds this weekend.
Laois bunting going up on inside the festival marquee on Main Street.