The Rás Of A Lifetime – Blackrock 2022

2022-06-20T09:16:04+01:00June 20th, 2022|News, RAS|

Rás Tailteann 2022 Blackrock Finale Sunday 19th June and the final stage 5 of the 2022 edition of an Rás took the riders take on a 135.3km route from Kinnegad to Blackrock, Dundalk. After 96km of racing, the race took in 4 laps of a testing technical finishing circuit of just under [...]

10 Days To Go – Ras Tailteann

2022-06-09T11:26:14+01:00June 9th, 2022|News, RAS|

10 Days To Go - Ras Tailteann There are only 10 days to go the prestigious final stage of this years RAS Tailteann which comes to Blackrock, Co. Louth on Sunday 19th June 2022. The 67th edition of the race will again travel clockwise around Ireland with stage finishes in Horse and Jockey, Castleisland, [...]

Blackrock Raft Race and Family Day

2022-06-02T10:37:06+01:00June 2nd, 2022|News|

Blackrock Raft Race and Family Fun Day Sunday 5th June 2022 Busking Competition Tugawar VolleyBall Competition Sandcastle Competition Race Race Prizes and Music Galore …. Organised by the Blackrock Social Group Email blackrocksocialgroup@gmail.com

The Dudley Lifeboat Restoration Project

2022-02-17T15:13:00+00:00February 17th, 2022|News|

The Dudley Lifeboat Restoration Project Help us to preserve an important piece of Blackrock History The first lifeboat station in Dundalk Bay was established in 1859 following the loss of the Mary Stoddart in 1858. The Life Boathouse was erected by Lord Clermont and from 1859 to 1935 it had four lifeboats [...]

Outdoor Dining Returns

2021-06-07T12:29:00+01:00June 7th, 2021|News|

Outdoor Dining Returns to Blackrock Ease in restrictions Bars, Restaurants and Gyms We are delighted to see the further easing of COVID19 restrictions which means that Bars and Restaurants can resume outdoor services from today. Gyms can also open for individual training. Wedding Venues can also have up to 25 guests and [...]

Keep Discovering Blackrock

2021-05-27T11:01:27+01:00May 27th, 2021|News|

Failte Ireland launches #KeepDiscovering Campaign Good Food, Great Scenery, Wonderful Walks and Hidden Gems Failte Ireland has launched a €4 million campaign to help restart Domestic Tourism across Ireland. This exciting campaign taking place across Print, Radio, TV and Digital will be aimed at encouraging Irish consumers to take their staycations again [...]

#READYTOROCK

2021-04-29T17:08:41+01:00April 29th, 2021|News|

Blackrock Village #READYTOROCK Blackrock Business are getting #READYTOROCK with the announcement by Government outlining the COVID19 Unlock key dates and activities. 10th May 21 Cross Country Travel Blackrock village will welcome visitors from across counties and borders once again to enjoy beautiful views, ice cream, coffee and days on the beach once again. [...]

Hidden Hearing Advert Filmed in Blackrock

2021-04-29T09:24:22+01:00April 29th, 2021|News|

Hidden Hearing Advert features Blackrock The latest "Hidden Hearing" advert was filmed recently with local presenter Harry Lee in Blackrock Village. Harry who has been previously filmed for TV advert which has been played regularly across mainstream Irish TV Channels was once again the focus for this follow up advert. "I was delighted [...]

Blackrock businesses preparing for reopening

2021-04-19T13:18:47+01:00April 19th, 2021|News|

Preparations for Summer 2021 #READYTOROCK Blackrock residents and retailers are looking forward to reopening the village community for Summer 2021. Blackrock Tourism and Development Group are recruiting new businesses members who will join forces to promote Blackrock as thee location to dine and shop as COVID restrictions are relaxed soon. "Its been an [...]