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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Father Damo (Joe Rooney) is joinging Conor and all the Crosscause gang for their fundraising event on 26th December 2016 in Blackrock.
Blackrock Haggardtown Christmas Tree Lighting 2016 Sunday 4th December 4:30pm Hug Raffle,Carol Singing, Childrens Entertainment, Mulled Wine, Hot Chocolate, Mince Pies and Cocktail Sausages. Santa Arrival - Christmas Tree Lighting Fireworks display on beach @ 5:15pm
BLACKROCK CHRISTMAS CRACKER “Enjoy your Village“ on Saturday 3rd Dec. 2016 A Day to Night Christmas Cracker Christmas Market at “The Village Garden” with festive stalls @12-4pm. The 3 primary Schools Childrens CAROL SINGING choirs at The Sundial on The Promenade @ 5-6pm. Late Night Village Christmas Shopping ‘til 8pm with lots of Special Xmas Treats & Offers. [...]