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 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 – Aug 31st to Sept 3rd 2017

By | 2017-09-01T12:43:11+00:00 July 21st, 2017|News|

The Blackrock Tourism and Development Group are delighted to announce the inaurgual "Blackrock Film Festival" taking place over 4 days from Thursday 31st August to Sunday 3rd Sept 2017 in the village. The festival which is an expansion of the hugely popular "Cinema On The Sand" event which has run on Blackrock Beach for the [...]


By | 2017-05-05T08:41:31+00:00 May 5th, 2017|News|

Blackrock Tidy Towns have origanised a community information event to take place in the Community Centre on Sandy lane on Saturday 13th May from 10am until 1 pm. Volunteers from local community and sports groups will be in attendance to provide information on their activities and plans to members of the public and especially potential [...]

Rescue 116 Candlelit Vigil – St Patricks Night – 8:00pm

By | 2017-03-16T20:13:52+00:00 March 16th, 2017|News|

A short candlelit gathering will take place at the Sundial in Blackrock at 8pm on St. Patrick's Day to give the local community an opportunity to show its solidarity and support for the family, relatives, friends and colleagues of Captain Mark Duffy who is missing in the course of his duty, along with his three [...]

St Patricks Day Parade – CANCELLED

By | 2017-03-14T13:12:55+00:00 March 8th, 2017|News|

UPDATE: Due to unforseen circumstances this years Blackrock St. Patricks Day parade has been cancelled. _______________________________________________________________________     This years St Patricks Day parade will take place at 3:30pm on Friday 17th March and will start from CockleHill as usual. The theme this year is "Great Irish Lives" and Tom Gaskin will be the grand [...]