Current Champion Lady Point-to-Point Rider Aileen O’Sullivan (from Walterstown, Co.Meath) came to Dowth with racehorse ‘Lady of Brega’ to officially launch The 2016 Point-to-Point and Country Fair at Dowth which will take place on Sunday 30th October. This will be the first of its kind in Ireland and see’s a renewed interest in all things country and the Point-to-Point scene.
The SKODA Celtic Cycling Series (www.celticseries.ie) is the newest series of cycling events in Ireland. The new series is linked to the international series of sportives that was created in 2012 and now includes the Celtic nations of Ireland, Wales, Brittany, France and the Isle of Man.
The Celtic Series events are designed for cyclists of all abilities from beginners, cyclists aiming to tackle their first century or experienced cyclists looking to tackle some of the finest cycling routes in Ireland and Europe.
Meet the Normans and take part in a community archaeology dig in Trim, go wild in the woods at Balrath and Julianstown, learn about Navan’s industrial past, enjoy a falconry display on the Hill of Tara, remember Philip Clarke who died in the 1916 Rising, learn about Joseph Mary Plunkett and the Dunsany connection, experience living history displays at the Battle of Kells Medieval Fayre and at the Battle of the Boyne Site, enjoy a family fun day out at the annual Ladywell’s Fete in Slane or free admission to OPW sites.
Christmas Parties at the Newgrange Hotel 2016
Party Nights - €40 per person
Saturday 3rd December : Twister
Friday 9th December : Vertigo
Saturday 10th December : Furry Gilberts
Friday 16th December : Jellybean
Saturday 17th December : Jellybean
Monday 26th December - €15 per person
DJ & Late Bar
(Group Discount Available)
The Boyne Valley Food Series is continuing to host its series of cultural food inspired events throughout August and September.
The four month festival celebrates the regions of Meath and Louth, bringing together restaurants, venues, growers and food producers to serve up an extended summer of festival activities.
Some of the events include:
The Big Zip Is Open Every Day This August
Summer has flown by but there is still time to make the most of what remains! Our new Big Zip is open every day this August. At 12 metres high and 160 metres long, it is one of the biggest ziplines in Europe!
Looking for somewhere to host your companies Christmas Party this year?
Party Dates: Fri Dec 2nd, Sat 4rd Dec, Fri Dec 9th, Sat Dec 10th, Fri Dec 16th & Sat Dec 17th.
We are in a prime location for companies based in Drogheda, Balbriggan, North Dublin & Meath!
Look no further...CityNorth Hotel in Meath has everything you need for a memorable night for everyone.
Food Connect is a new tourism conference developed by Fáilte Ireland featuring expert international and domestic speakers, mouth-watering food showcases as well as panel discussions, networking opportunities and the unveiling of exclusive new findings on Irish food tourism.
The conference, will take place over two days in Tankardstown House, Co. Meath on the 12th and 13th September 2016.