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Blackrock Tourist Guide and Walking Map Launched

By | 2018-02-12T11:01:38+00:00 February 12th, 2018|News|

The map is available immediately free of charge in Blackrock and in all hotels, museums, tourism venues and tourist offices in Dundalk , Drogheda, Carlingford and throughout Louth and surrounding areas. The map will be published annually and will show a calendar of the upcoming events Blackrock Tourism & Development Group have planned . This project [...]

Blackrock Christmas Market 2017

By | 2018-01-21T18:52:29+00:00 November 21st, 2017|News|

Make it a festive weekend to remember in Blackrock when the Christmas Market and Christmas Tree Lighting all take place over the 2nd and 3rd December 2017 weekend. Come and enjoy an afternoon of all things festive in The Village Garden where there will be a delicious selection of locally baked goods, holiday decor, candles [...]

Blackrock Pumpkin Carnival – Round Up

By | 2017-11-06T18:49:36+00:00 November 4th, 2017|News|

The Blackrock Pumpkin Carnival held on Bank Holiday Monday 31/10/17 was the second year of this event.  Although still in its infancy the carnival grew from last years attendance of 500 to this years 1300 attendees.Parents , kids & young adult Halloween fans made up the visitors & participants. This event was a free event [...]

Blackrock Pumpkin Carnival

By | 2017-10-12T18:09:15+00:00 October 8th, 2017|News|

Come along to the annual VisitBlackrock Pumpkin Carnival on Monday 30th October and see one of the largest pumpkin displays in Ireland. We have some Halloween treats, music, facepainting and a spooky "Black Walk" for kids and adults to enjoy. 6:30pm - Pumpkin Display – Bring Your Own Pumpkin @ the Sundial 6:30pm to 7:30pm [...]

Blackrock Film Festival 2017 – Round Up

By | 2017-09-06T19:47:18+00:00 September 5th, 2017|News|

WOW! A big thank you to everyone who turned out to see all 4 movies over the weekend where we estimate about 1000 people were entertained. A special thanks to our main sponsors Louth County Council and Centra as well as all those who sponsored ads for the CinemaOnTheSand.     Cinema On The Sand [...]

The New Blackrock Tourism and Development – Brand

By | 2017-08-11T17:06:51+00:00 August 11th, 2017|News|

The new Blackrock Tourism and Development Group brand was launched in the Claremont Hotel on Thursday 11th August 2017 to a sizeable crowd of locals and visitors alike. The event was to showcase a new tourism initiative to grow sustainabkle tourism in the village and to showcase Blackrock as part of the Irelands Ancient East [...]