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Highlanes Gallery: Nano Reid's Drogheda - A Walking Tour with Brendan Matthews

Meeting at the Highlanes Gallery, Brendan Matthews first stop will be closeby at Magdalene St. and to the Public House premises where Nano was born.

Here, he will outline Nano Reid`s family background along Magdalene St. and the Peter St. /Fair St. junction, elaborating on the wider context of Nano's paternal and maternal (Downey's), homesteads.

From there the tour will move to William Street to one of her former studios and where her father, Thomas Reid, held a number of properties; one of which today is of architectural heritage interest.

+353 (0) 41 980 3311

36 St Laurence St, Lagavooren, Drogheda, Co. Louth, A92 F7PH

Sat, Jul 23 2022, 1 - 2pm

Vantastival at Beaulieu House & Gardens

Vantastival is a family-friendly festival which in 2022 will take place on Friday 16th and Saturday 17th September. A host of live musical acts will perform over the two days, while a focus on the campervan lifestyle brings an extra dimension to the only festival of its kind in Ireland. Other attractions include gourmet food stalls, festival traders, scheduled kids’ activities, art, craft and many other quirky additions, ensuring that Vantastival has something for everyone, with or without a campervan!

Beaulieu house & gardens

Beaulieu House and Gardens, Beaulieu Cross, Drogheda, Co Louth, A92 PD3R

Fri, Sep 16 - Sat, Sep 17 2022, All day

Calmpaths: Forest bathing at Beaulieu House Estate

Sunday 26th June, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Book your space in the all weather Scandinavian tipi, a wonderful community space that allows for sitting indoors and outdoors simultaneously.

Savour the scenery of the stunning gardens and woodlands in this three hour outdoor forest bathing session combining mindfulness and nature.
Exploring the relationship between our body and the external world. The connection with nature is immediately noticeable and body and mind can completely let go and relax.

Forest Bathing with Calmpaths

Beaulieu House & Gardens, Cross, Beaulieu, Drogheda, Co. Louth, A92 PD3R

Sun, Jun 26 2022, 10am - 1pm

Spirits of the Boyne Valley Tour

Part of the Boyne Valley Flavours Food Series,  the Spirits of the Boyne Valley Tour introduces you to the best Gin & Whiskey Distilleries the Boyne Valley has to offer.

This event is not to be missed!

On the tour, you will visit Boann Distillery, Slane Whiskey Distillery and Listoke Distillery & Gin School, to meet the people behind the products, hear their story and of course, lots of tastings. 

Pickup at the D Hotel,  Marsh Rd, Lagavooren, Drogheda, Co. Louth

Fri, Jun 17 2022, 12 - 8pm

9th Annual Apple Blossom Walk at Boyne Grove Fruit Farm

Join us for a tour of Boyne Grove Fruit Farm in Drogheda, Co. Louth, home of Dan Kelly’s Cider, this May Bank Holiday Weekend on Saturday, 30th April and Sunday, 1st May for our 9th Annual Apple Blossom Walk.

Apple Blossom Walk

Boyne Grove Fruit Farm, Stagrennan, Mornington Rd. Drogheda, A92 DTP8

Sat, Apr 30 2022, 12pm - Sun, May 1 2022, 5pm

Easter at the Irish Military War Museum

Special Easter Event in the grounds of the Irish Military Museum & Park
A unique and special 3 hour Easter party for all the family.

Admission includes:

  • Access to The Inflatables Park
  • Easter Egg Treasure Hunt
  • Meet the Easter Bunny
  • Colouring Competition


Child (2-15yrs) €15 (includes a free Easter Egg)
Adult €5
Babies Under 2 are free (but don’t receive an egg)

Booking fee: €2 per booking transaction

Aerial shot_Irish Military War Museum
+353 (41) 981 9501

Irish Military Museum & Park, Starinagh, Collon, Co. Meath, A92 V4K7

Sat, Apr 16 2022, 10am - Sun, Apr 17 2022, 5pm