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 [...]

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 [...]

Blackrock Christmas Cracker

By | 2016-12-01T11:06:15+00:00 November 25th, 2016|News, Offers|

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. [...]

Cinema On The Sand – Star Wars – 26th Aug 2016

By | 2016-08-26T11:58:19+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|News|

Dont miss the #VisitBlackrock “Cinema On The Sand” showing of Star Wars – A New Hope (1977) – Suitable for Kids of All Ages on Friday 26th August @ 8:30pm This a FREE Family Friendly – Alcohol Free Event - Hot Food available Bring A Chair – Bring A Blanket – Bring The Force! Dress Up [...]

15th August – Blackrock Day

By | 2016-08-11T19:00:39+00:00 August 11th, 2016|News|

The 15th of August is always a great day to VisitBlackrock as traditionally it was associated over the years as a “Farmers Holiday” and a time when the farming community come to Blackrock Village for the day. Previous years have seen lots of open air musicians, kids entertainment and food/drink galore. So come along for [...]