March Events in the Boyne Valley | Discover Boyne Valley Meath, Ireland

March Events in the Boyne Valley

Date: 28/02/2024

The evenings are getting longer, the weather isn’t as cold, and there is so much going on here in the Boyne Valley for March. Mother’s Day, St Patricks Day and the Easter Holidays are all falling in March so make the most of it and plan your visit today. Here are the top events happening in the Boyne Valley this March.

The Cottage Market Drogheda
Cottage Market Drogh

The Cottage Market Drogheda is back on the 2nd of March for their 8th Birthday. The market provides a unique shopping experience for all at the Scotch Hall Shopping centre in the town from 10am to 5pm. Specially chosen creatives, makers and small local business owners unite to provide you, the visitor, with an eclectic array of stalls from jewellery to Indian street food. Find out more here.

Drogheda Classical Music Concert


St Matthew Passion will be brought to life by the Irish Baroque Orchestra and the voices of Sestina, under the artistic direction of Peter Whelan on the 2nd of March as part of the Drogheda Classical Music calendar at St Peters Church of Ireland at 7pm. Find out more here.

Headfort Arms Hotel

Headfort Arms Hotel

A fantastic line up of live music this March at the Headfort Arms Hotel. Enjoy The Highstool Prophets on the 15th of March, and Cliona Hagan on the 23rd of March. Find out more here.

Navan Racecourse

navan race

Enjoy two events this March at Navan Racecourse- The Cheltenham preview on the 2nd of March and their jumps fixture on the 23rd of March. Find out more here.

Fairyhouse Racecourse


Racegoers will be counting down the days to this years Fairyhouse Easter Festival. Starting on the 30th of March for three days, to include the Irish Grand National on bank Holiday Monday. Fin dout more here. 

Solstice Arts Centre

Solstice Art
Events happening in March at Solstice Arts Centre include Sharon Shannon, comedian Neil Delamere, Little Folk on the road, an audience with Liverpool legends and more. Find out more here.

Knightsbrook Hotel

Knightsbrook H

The amazing Lyra will take to the stage at Knightsbrook hotel on the 30th of March. 

Droichead Arts Centre


As well as their Theatre Club, Droichead Arts Centre are also hosting the Drogheda Comedy Festival this March, Slow Sessions, Night Moves and more. Find out more here.

Wilkinstown Community Centre Market

A great event to attend while on the Boyne Valley to Lakelands Greenway this March. Happening on the first Saturday of each month, the market will take place on the 2nd of March from 12pm to 3pm. Find out more here.

Drogheda Comedy Festival

Get ready for a laughter-filled weekend at the inaugural Drogheda Comedy Festival 2024, taking place over the 8th, 9th and 10th of March! Expect a unique and exciting experience between the performers and the audience in the historic and vibrant town of Drogheda, which is a perfect stopping point in the Boyne Valley. Find out more here.

Brabazon Restaurant 

Brabazon Restaurant at Tankardstown House will host a Spanish Wine Pairing Dinner on the 8th of March at 7pm. Indulge in an unforgettable culinary journey, where you'll experience the vibrant and rich flavours of Spain through our exquisite 8 course Spanish Tasting Menu, perfectly paired with an exceptional selection of Spanish wines, specially chosen by sommelier Noel McMahon of Febvre Wines. Find out more here.

Circus Gerbola

Make sure way to Navan Racecourse for Circus Gerbola from the 13th to the 18th of March. In the 2024 show, they are delighted to present top Circus acts such including the legendary Flying Trapeze, High Wire, Globe of Death and much more. The show lasts for approx. 2 hours including a short interval. Find our more here.

Spire of Lloyd Guided Tours

Spire of Lloyd guided Tours
Discover Boyne Valley is excited to present guided tours of  the Heritage Site of The Spire of Lloyd, Ireland`s only Inland Lighthouse with a 164 narrow step spiral staircase! Tours will run every Friday at 10am, 10.45am and 11.30am. Pre booking is necessary. Find out more here.


Elmgrove Farm

Elmgrove Farm

Enjoy 2 events this March at Elmgrove Farm in Gormanston. On St Patricks Day and on Easter Sunday, you can pick your own daffodils from 9am to 5pm. Find out more here. 


Rock Farm Guided Tours

Rock Farm

Rock Farm guided tours and market stalls are back this March. They will be re-starting the Farm Tours and Shop with market stalls on Thursday 28th March. Tours will be at 11am and 2pm and bookable online and the shop/market will be open between 11am and 2pm. Find out more here.
With so much to do in the region this March, be sure to spend a while and check into one of our great accommodation providers. You will find a full list of special offers here. We can’t wait to welcome you.

St Patricks Day in the Boyne Valley

There are 10 St Patricks Day Parades to enjoy in the Boyne Valley this year! Find a full list of them on our website here. 

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