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Blackrock St Patricks Day Parade 2018 Registration

2018-03-13T12:31:27+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|News|

Blackrock Tourism and Development Group invite registrations for this years Blackrock St Patricks Day Parade which will begin at 1:30pm on Sat 17th March 2018 at Cocklehill. The parade will proceed along the main street and up Sandy Lane where it will dispurse around the Community Centre. The theme this year is "Coastal Carnival" so [...]

Blackrock Tourist Guide and Walking Map Launched

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 [...]

What’s on in 2018

2018-01-06T13:00:26+00:00 January 6th, 2018|News|

We have published our Blackrock Events Calendar for 2018 online so that you wont miss out on the family friendly events this year. From the Annuaul St Patricks Day Parade to the legendary Blackrock Tidy Towns Raft Race to the spooky Blackrock Pumpkin Carnival you should make a date in the diary to come to [...]

Happy New Year

2018-01-21T19:09:11+00:00 December 31st, 2017|News|

Its has been in very busy year in Blackrock so watch a full view in the video below - enjoy! https://youtu.be/xNP_tXmACFQ

Blackrock Christmas Market 2017

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

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

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 [...]

Thank You Blackrock.

2017-09-15T15:57:39+00:00 September 15th, 2017|News|

Dear Blackrock, On behalf of the Blackrock Tourism & Development Group , we wanted to express our delight and gratitude to our sponsors, local businesses whom hosted the events  , The Clermount, The Neptune and Danny Hughes , to Blackrock Tidy Towns volunteers, to every visitor  and to the community at large for coming , [...]

Blackrock Film Festival 2017 – Round Up

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 [...]