Drogheda | Discover Boyne Valley


Drogheda Classical Music Concerts 2022/23

Drogheda Classical Music 2022/23 presents a mix of solo, trio, quartet recitals, larger ensembles plus a weekend dedicated to the voice all live in St Peter’s Church of Ireland, Drogheda from September through to April 2023. Celebrating great music and artists, the season has something for every taste.

Drogheda Classical Music 2022/23

St. Peter's Church of Ireland, Peter St, Downtown Drogheda, Drogheda, Co. Louth, A92 AP95

Fri, Sep 30 2022 - Fri, Apr 21 2023, All day

Oldbridge Harvest Fair

Title:     The Oldbridge Harvest Fair
Date:    Sunday 25th September
Time:    11am to 4pm
Location: Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre

The OPW is delighted to announce that the Oldbridge Harvest Fair will once again take place in the enchanting Walled Garden on Sunday 25th September from 11am to 4pm. So why not save the date and take the family to Oldbridge to soak up the atmosphere -watch dancing displays, listen to beautiful music while sampling the fine artisan food on display. It promises to be a fun day for all the family.

Oldbridge Harvest Fair

Oldbridge, Drogheda, Co. Meath. A92 CY68

Sun, Sep 25 2022, 11am - 4pm

September Walking Festival with Boyne Valley Trails

Boyne Valley Trails are a Drogheda based voluntary group which aims to share the beauty, heritage and culture of Ireland's ancient Boyne Valley, through a series of bespoke walks, trails and adventures.

Explore the Boyne Valley this September. Hike off the beaten track, through forest trails and along upspoilt riverbanks. 


Schedule of Events


Boyne Valley Trails
087 254 9107
Mon, Sep 19 - Sun, Sep 25 2022, All day

Boyne Valley International Film Festival 2022

Set against the beautiful backdrop of the Boyne Valley, Droichead Arts Centre and film maker Frank W. Kelly are delighted to announce the inaugural Boyne Valley International Film Festival. Curated by acclaimed filmmaker and Boyne Valley native Frank W. Kelly and Collette Farrell, Droichead Arts Centre Director, this two day event will feature the best short films from around the country, and the world, with a special focus on films made in the region. 

041 98 33946

droichead Arts Centre

Stockwell Street,
Co. Louth.

Fri, Aug 12 - Sat, Aug 13 2022, All day

Louth Culture Quest

In 2050, art and culture as we know it has been destroyed by rolling pandemics, political unrest and climate change. A custodian of art from this dystopian future has placed 20 surviving artworks around County Louth for safe keeping. To ensure the future survival of art and culture, you must solve the clues, find the artworks and discover what happens between now and 2050 as you unlock the story behind the Louth Culture Quest. 


All across County Louth

Fri, Apr 1 - Sat, Dec 31 2022, All day

Louth Craftmark Connective 22 Exhibition

Louth Craftmark is delighted to host their forthcoming group exhibition, Connective 22, in Gallery 13, Millmount, Drogheda. Set in the historic setting of the Millmount Craft Quarter, and home to the Drogheda Museum and Martello Tower, Louth Craftmark is delighted to be joined by Labour Party TD Ged Nash to officially open the exhibition on Friday, 8th July at 6pm. All are welcome to attend.

The free exhibition will run until Friday 5th August with opening hours from 11am to 5pm, Tuesday to Sunday.


Gallery 13, Millmount Cultural Quarter 



Co. Louth

Fri, Jul 8 - Fri, Aug 5 2022, All day

Highlanes Gallery: SPELLOFTHEWOOD by Liliane Tomasko

Liliane Tomasko                          S P E L L O F T H E W O O D           2 July - 20 August                              

For this solo exhibition, Liliane Tomasko presents two new large, frieze-like wall paintings, S P E L L and W O O D, made specifically for the unique space of Highlanes, together with a series of new smaller oil-based works on paper, a floor work entitled Magic Carpet, made of wool and fabric, from 2016, and two large works on linen from 2016 and 2018.

Highlanes Gallery
+353 (0) 41 980 3311

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

Sat, Jul 2 - Sat, Aug 20 2022, All day

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