"In Hot Press’ special Best of Ireland 2018 magazine, we celebrated the Irish Food Revolution – and spoke to some of Ireland's leading Food Champions about the part they have played in making Ireland one of the hottest food destinations in the world." - https://www.hotpress.com/Best-of-Ireland/features/Food-Champion-Olivia-Duff-of-the-Headfort-Arms-Kells-Co-Meath/22287119.html
"Slane Irish Whiskey has launched a series of exclusive tasting events, set to take place throughout Ireland during the summer." - https://www.fft.ie/slane-whiskey-tasting-experience-launched/22201
Published on May 18th 2018
The award-winning Irish Maritime festival is back! Taking place this weekend in Drogheda Port, it’s a super-sized maritime celebration and it suitable for all ages. Hosted by Louth County Council and Drogheda Port Company in conjunction with Virgin Media, the event takes over the town for a wonderful weekend of maritime activities.
Parade of Sail: Friday 15th June, 12noon
The Kells Courthouse reopend in May 2018 with a special permanent Boyne Valley Exhibition designed to inspire tourists and local people to explore the town of Kells and spend time discovering its wonderful history, culture, arts and heritage. Located in the main hall of the Kells Courthouse, this much anticipated new exhibition uses the latest digital technology to showcase renowned and unique historic sites of the Boyne Valley and provide an exciting overview of Ireland’s Ancient East initiative.
"The ancient Meath town has gained a fresh lease of life from the M3 bypass and improved transport links to Dublin " - https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/ireland/new-chapter-in-book-of-kells-as-meath-town-benefits-from-bypass-76cwn7tsg
"It’s Slane on the rocks at the legendary castle’s stables-cum-bar-conversion. " - https://www.lonelyplanet.com/ireland/travel-tips-and-articles/a-whiskey-tour-of-ireland/40625c8c-8a11-5710-a052-1479d276ac18
An important and popular part of membership of the Discover Boyne Valley network is the familiarisation or 'fam' trip, where a number of sights and attractions within the Boyne Valley are visited. This is a chance of members to meet each other and visit parts of the Boyne Valley that they might not have experienced before, or hadn't visited for a number of years.
"Looking for things to do in 2018? Below are 20 Irish experiences you can try out this year." - https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/travel/party-like-a-pagan-milk-a-cow-and-18-other-irish-experiences-for-2018-1.3344819