Tuesday September 5th

Drogheda Town Walk – Walking tour of historic Drogheda. Departs from Drogheda Tourist Office at 2 pm Adults €5 Seniors & Children €3

Laytown Strand Races – Europe’s only official horse racing on a beach . Laytown Strand . First Race 4.45 pm  Adults €6 Children free

Wednesday September 6th

Drogheda Town Walk – Walking tour of historic Drogheda. Departs from Drogheda Tourist Office at 2 pm Adults €5 Seniors & Children €3

Thursday September 7th

Drogheda Town Walk – Walking tour of historic Drogheda. Departs from Drogheda Tourist Office at 2 pm Adults €5 Seniors & Children €3

Boyne Valley Photographic Club Inaugral Night – The Pheasant, Duleek Street 8.15 pm

Drama – “ Hell in a Handbag” – Writen ad performed by Helen Norton & Jonathon Whitr – Droichead Arts Centre 8 pm €16/€14

Friday September 8th

Drogheda Famers Market – West Street 9am- 5 pm

Drogheda Town Walk – Walking tour of historic Drogheda. Departs from Drogheda Tourist Office at 2 pm Adults €5 Seniors & Children €3

Drogheda Classical Music Series – Ensemble Marsyas with Peter Whelan in St Peter’s Church of Ireland Church 7.30 pm €20/€18

FAI Cup – Quarter Final – Dundalk v Drogheda United in Oriel Park 7.45 pm

Saturday September 9th

Drogheda Open Air Market – Bolton Square 9 am – 1 pm

Pulse Port Beach Triathlon – 750 metre swim, 20 km cycle & 4.8 km run. Starts north of the village of Clogherhead and accessed via the L2244. 11 am

Hill of Slane Tours – From Hill of Slane Car Park at 2 pm

Hurling – Louth Senior Championship semi final – St Fechins v Knockbridge at The Grove, Castlebellingham 3.45 pm

Gaelic Football – Louth Senior Championship quarter final –Geraldines v St Josephs The Grove, Castlebellingham 5.30 pm

Musical Mayhem Variety Show – In aid of SOSAD in the Barbican Centre, Drogheda 8 pm. Adults €20 Children €10

Sunday September 10th

Skoda Tour De Boyne Valley – Join Stephen Roche on a choice of two leisure tours 96 km or 143 km . Departs from Western Motors, M1 Retail Park 9.30 am.

Autumn Hip Hop Championships – Presented by Spectrum Dance Events  in City North Hotel, Gormanston 10 am – 7 pm €16

Social Living History Displays – See how the troops in the Battle of the Boyne Lived – Visitor Centre, Oldbridge 11 am – 4 pm Adults €5 Seniors €3 Family €13

Knokbridge Vintage Day – Steam Engines,Sheep Racing, Horse Ploughing,  Vintage Car and Tractor Display, Vintage Threshing. Music by Declan Nerney. St Brides GAA grounds 1 pm

Gaelic Football – Louth Championships – Junior semi final – Glen Emmetts v Lannleire 2 pm Senior quarter final Naomh Martin v Dreadnots 3.30 pm GAA Grounds Drogheda

Hill of Slane Tours – From Hill of Slane Car Park at 2 pm

World Suicide Prevention Day Event – Hosted by SOSAD on the steps of St Peter’s Church, West Street 3 pm

European Sand Yacht Championships – Opening Ceremony at the Race Field,Laytown 3.30 pm

Gaelic Football – Louth Senior Championship Replay – Dreadnots v Naomh Martin – GAA Grounds Drogheda 3.30pm

Monday September 11th

European Sand Yacht Championships – Opening races at the Race Field, Laytown 8 pm – 1 pm

Drogheda Town Walk – Walking tour of historic Drogheda. Departs from Drogheda Tourist Office at 2 pm Adults €5 Seniors & Children €3

Tuesday September 12th

European Sand Yacht Championships – Races at the Race Field, Laytown 8 am – 2 pm

 

Drogheda Town Walk – Walking tour of historic Drogheda. Departs from Drogheda Tourist Office at 2 pm Adults €5 Seniors & Children €3

Tom Duffy’s Circus – Circus Area, Dublin Road, near Pilltown Driving Range 7.30 pm

Wednesday September 13th

European Sand Yacht Championships – Races at the Race Field, Laytown 10 am – 3 pm

Drogheda Town Walk – Walking tour of historic Drogheda. Departs from Drogheda Tourist Office at 2 pm Adults €5 Seniors & Children €3

Tom Duffy’s Circus – Circus Area, Dublin Road, near Pilltown Driving Range 4.30 pm & 7.30 pm

Thursday September 14th

European Sand Yacht Championships – Races at the Race Field, Laytown 11 am – 4 pm

Drogheda Town Walk – Walking tour of historic Drogheda. Departs from Drogheda Tourist Office at 2 pm Adults €5 Seniors & Children €3

Tom Duffy’s Circus – Circus Area, Dublin Road, near Pilltown Driving Range 4.30 pm & 7.30 pm

The Hummours of Bandon – Drama by Margaret McAuliffe performed by Fishamble – The New Play Company in Droichead Arts Centre 8 pm €16/€14

European Sand Yacht Championships – Prizes Presentation in the Cottage Inn, Laytown 8pm

Friday September 15th

Drogheda Famers Market – West Street 9am- 5 pm

Alzheimers Spinathon – In aid of the Alzheimers Society in Scotch Hall Shopping Centre 10 am (all day)

European Sand Yacht Championships – Races at the Race Field, Laytown 11 am – 5 pm

Drogheda Town Walk – Walking tour of historic Drogheda. Departs from Drogheda Tourist Office at 2 pm Adults €5 Seniors & Children €3

Tom Duffy’s Circus – Circus Area, Dublin Road, near Pilltown Driving Range 4.30 pm & 7.30 pm

Airtricity League of Ireland – Drogheda United v Bohemians in United Park 7.45 pm

Song Book – Choral Concert featuring St Peter’s Male Voice Choir in the Barbican Centre 8 pm €15

European Sand Yacht Championships – Awards Ceremony and Finale in the City North Hotel 8 pm

Saturday September 16th

Drogheda Open Air Market – Bolton Square 9 am – 1 pm

Bettystown Beachaton – Promoted by Cilles AC 3Km Run + Childrens races  on Bettystown Beach promoted by Cilles AC. 12 noon Register from 10.30 am.

Alzheimers Spinathon – In aid of the Alzheimers Society in Scotch Hall Shopping Centre 10 am – 6 pm

Hill of Slane Tours – From Hill of Slane Car Park at 2 pm

Tom Duffy’s Circus – Circus Area, Dublin Road, near Pilltown Driving Range 2 pm & 5 pm

Sunday September 17th

Living History Displays – See how cavalry & musketeers were trained and learn about the regiments in the Battle of the Boyne – Visitor Centre 11 am – 4 pm

Connor – Mallon Memorial 4 mile Road Race – starts from Coca Cola Gym, Donore Road Industrial Estate 12 noon.

Hill of Slane Tours – From Hill of Slane Car Park at 2 pm

Walk the Battle Site – Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre, Oldbridge 2 pm

Tom Duffy’s Circus – Circus Area, Dublin Road, near Pilltown Driving Range 2 pm & 5 pm

Compiled by Drogheda Tourist Office

Businesses and individuals are asked Support Drogheda on the Boyne Tourism by becoming a “Friend of Drogheda on the Boyne Tourism” cost €40 . Contact Liam Reilly at the office or phone 041-9872843 or 087-3136684

Friends of Drogheda on the Boyne Tourism

Noel Nugent’s Market Bar

Cagney’s

The Grey Goose

Mother Hughes Pub

The Fairgreen Bar

Sen Ged Nash

Fergus O’Dowd TD

Paddy O’Callaghan ( Natures Best)

Des Grant

Mary Byrne

Jack Cody’s Brewery

 

 

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