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, [...]

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 [...]

Blackrock part of new Sea Louth Seafood Trail

2021-07-10T09:21:12+01:00July 7th, 2021|News|

Sealouth Scenic Seafood Trail Blackrock part of Louth's New Scenic Seafood Trail A new scenic seafood trail called "SeaLouth" which includes Blackrock among 14 coastal scenic places to stay, eat and admire has been launched. A tourism initiative under the Louth Economic Forum Plan for the region this initiative was created by [...]

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. [...]

Choose Blackrock Christmas Campaign Launched

2020-12-17T15:08:40+00:00December 17th, 2020|News|

Choose Blackrock Christmas 2020 Campaign Launched Blackrock Tourism and Development Group have officially launched the #ChooseBlackrock marketing campaign in conjunction with the Digital Bakery. This campaign is aimed at supporting a #shoplocal campaign for Blackrock Businesses this Christmas inviting people to "Choose Blackrock" for excellent food, relaxed shopping and beautiful views. This [...]

Blackrock – Phase 5

2020-10-21T17:53:34+01:00October 21st, 2020|News|

Shop Blackrock In Phase 5 Friends of Blackrock – Blackrock businesses need your continued support. Phase 5 Lockdown means that alot of businesses in the village will temporarily close for 6 weeks as a result of following HSE and Government advice on COVID19 restrictions from midnight tonight. This 2nd closure will be [...]