Rás Táilteann to return to Blackrock in May 2023

2023-03-11T12:25:49+00:00March 2nd, 2023|News, RAS|

Cycle Race To Finish in Blackrock Village Cairde Rás Táilteann are delighted to announce details of the 2023 edition of the event. The race will again be a 5-day taking place from Wednesday, 17th of May to Sunday, 21st of May. Additional details of funding partners and sponsors will follow in due course. In [...]

Blackrock Christmas Tree Lighting

2022-11-15T12:25:15+00:00November 15th, 2022|News|

Blackrock Christmas Tree Lighting Sunday 27th November 2022 @ 4:30pm Come along to Blackrock for an evening of Christmas Cheer. Santa arriving for pictures, switching on of the village lights and fireworks on the beach. Schools Art Comp Results Christmas Carols Childrens Entertainment Mulled Wine Mince Pies Cocktail Sausages and More Small gifts accepted [...]

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

2024-04-06T11:15:07+01:00February 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 [...]