Things to do in Blackrock 2015-06-10T21:27:31+00:00

Build A Sandcastle – Families have been coming to build sand castles and enjoy the beach for generations.

Enjoy an Ice Cream – While away the hours sitting on the beachfront wall with an Irish ice cream.

Share a Meal – Book a meal in any one of the award winning restaurants and cafes on the main street. (BOOK HERE)

Kite Surf – The area is ideal for Kite Surfing and has an avid local group of surfers – so bring your kite!

Take A Cycle – Blackrock is very popular with cyclists who enjoy the scenic 3 mile cycle from Dundalk.

Read a Book – The Crosscause charity shop has its very own mini library for you to while away some time.

Tea or Coffee – The main street has a Tea and Coffee houses – whereever you prefer to take in the view.

Enjoy A Pint – There are more than half a dozen bars and restaurants on the street for you take in a pint of Guinness in a tradtional Irish pub setting.

Explore History – The local church and graveyard is steeped in history if you want to trace your roots.

Play in the Park – Blackrock has its own kids park area with climbing frames and outdoor adults mini gym.

Find A Secret – The park also comprises of a Secret Garden filled with plants, flowers, fruits and vegtables.

Tell The Time – The mainstreet has its very own sundial which was commissioned to celebrate the Millenium.

Spot a Ship -The South end of the main street has a telescope overlooking the beach and Mourne Mountains.

Spoil Yourself – The village has a number of hair dressers and a barbers for the gents who need a trim.

Buy a Gift – Checkout the seafront shops – you are sure to get a bargain.