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Blackrock St Patricks Day Festival

2020-02-15T09:09:13+00:00March 17th, 2020|

Blackrock St Patricks Day Festival St Patricks Day Parade :  Starting at 2:00pm Theme : "Land of Giants and Icons" Participants will need to register in advance and pay a small registration fee. Partipants will need to check in at the registration tent to be allocated their parade number. Particpants will need [...]

St Patricks Day Festival 2020

2020-02-17T12:04:58+00:00February 15th, 2020|News|

"Land Of Giants and Icons" Blackrock St Patricks Day Festival  @2pm on Tuesday 17th March 2020 PARADE REGISTRATION Blackrock Tourism & Development Group have been organising Blackrock St. Patrick's Day Parade for the last few years which has been growing from strength to strength. The event has become one of [...]

Ballroom Of Romance

2020-02-14T08:16:16+00:00February 14th, 2020|News|

The Blackrock Pavilion Watch this short clip of local historian Noel Sharkey speak fondly about the Blackrock Ballroom of Romance - The Pavilion which was the focal point of entertainment in the village from 1930's onwards. Noel speaks about his own early romances, the famous bands that played over the [...]

The Price Of A Blackrock Kiss

2020-02-13T13:08:25+00:00February 13th, 2020|News|

Young Girl Sentenced in 1937 for Kiss VALENTINE COUPLES - BEWARE Watch this rare footage from 1937 of Scots woman Julie Clarke who was sentenced to one month in prision for ... kissing her boyfriend in public in Blackrock village. She was sentenced at Dundalk Court as she was caught be [...]

Love Blackrock This Valentines Day

2020-02-13T08:37:44+00:00February 5th, 2020|News|

Spend Your Valentines Day in Blackrock #LOVEBLACKROCK - VALENTINES DAY OFFERS Dont forget your loved one next Friday the 14th on Valentines Day!!! Centra Blackrock have plenty in store from cards, chocolates & teddies!!! Get in early & be ahead of the game!!!! You know they deserve it. Win something [...]

St Stephens Day Crosscause Event – RESCHEDULED

2019-12-26T20:30:39+00:00December 26th, 2019|News|

UPDATE - The event is back on Friday 27th Dec 2019 in from 11am in Blackrock, Co. Louth. ___________________________________________________________________ The annual St Stephens Day Crosscause fundraiser in Blackrock has been POSTPONED due to bad weather. “This is typical” said event organiser Conor Hughes. “Its hard enough trying to organise a charity event and raise [...]

Penguins flock to Blackrock for St. Stephens Day

2019-12-20T16:40:03+00:00December 20th, 2019|News|

Penguins arrive dazed and confused in Blackrock Village The beautiful seaside village of Blackrock Co. Louth has had some new visitors in the form of people sized Penguins of late which is causing quite a stir. Irelands tidiest small town has noticed the appearance of these artic birds in the last week leading [...]

Blackrock & Haggardstown Christmas Light Ceremony

2019-11-27T19:20:36+00:00November 27th, 2019|News|

Blackrock & Haggardstown Christmas Light Ceremony Sunday 1st December 2019 @ 5:00pm Community Centre, Sandylane, Blackrock, Co. Louth All Blackrock and Haggardstown children and adults are welcome to this Annual Community Christmas Celebration for carol singing, childrens entertainment, Santa in hiss Grotto, Mulled Wine, Hot Chocolate, Mince Pies Cocktails. Huge Raffle With Fantastic [...]