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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

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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

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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

 

Prices
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

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

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

Drogheda Classical Music: Vadim Gluzman (violin), Johannes Moser (cello) and Andrei Korobeinikov* (piano)

Making a welcome return to Drogheda, cellist Johannes Moser will be joined by his trio partners Vadim Gluzman violin and Andreï Korobeinikov piano for a genuine starry line up. Performing Shostakovich’s two very contrasting piano trios along with Schubert’s mammoth first piano trio and Arvo Pärt’s sorrowful Mozart Adagio.

Please note it is subject to change depending on further Covid-19 restrictions.

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St Peter’s Church of Ireland,

Drogheda,

Co. Louth

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Sat, May 14 2022, 7:30 - 9:30pm

Drogheda Classical Music: Julius Drake (piano), Beth Taylor (mezzo-soprano) & Timothy Ridout (viola)

For this song recital, internationally celebrated pianist Julius Drake is joined by two standout stars of classical music today, mezzo soprano Beth Taylor and viola player Timothy Ridout for a programme of glorious works by Schumann and Brahms.

Programme

  • Brahms Four Songs
  • Schumann Märchenbilder op 113 for viola and piano
  • Schumann Frauenliebe und Leben
  • Schumann Fantasiestücke op 73 for viola and piano
  • Brahms Deutsches Volkslieder
  • Brahms Two songs with viola and piano op 91

 

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St Peter’s Church of Ireland,

Drogheda,

Co. Louth

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Thu, Apr 7 2022, 7:30 - 9:30pm

St Laurence's Gate to Fair Gate Walk with Boyne Valley Trails

Take a punt through Drogheda's past with Colin Byrne and Historian Sean Collins. Starting at Laurence's Gate, the walk will take in a special visit to the interior of St Peters, Church of Ireland and churchyard and hear about its special place in Drogheda's history.

As we walk to Fair Gate we will hear stories of some of the people and places along the way. Finishing at the Punt Pub with its history and a complimentary local beverage and a bit of music and song to conclude.

Meeting at Laurence Gate, Drogheda at 2.15 pm

Start Time 2.30 pm

St Laurence's Gate
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Sun, Mar 13 2022, 2:15 - 4:30pm

The Cottage Market, Drogheda

 
Where :St Peters COI Parish Hall Drogheda 
When :First Saturday of every Month 
Time :11-4pm 
 Over 35 stalls in the indoor setting of St Peters COI Parish Hall Drogheda. A fabulous selection of food and crafts made locally by our talented makers.

The Cottage Market
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St Peters COI Parish Hall Drogheda 

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Sat, Jul 2 2022, 11am - Sat, Dec 2 2023, 4pm

Boyne Valley Trails: Myths and legends of Drogheda and the Boyne

A walk along the river Boyne in Drogheda exploring the ancient mythology of Ireland’s most eminent river valley. Expert guide Anthony Murphy of Mythical Ireland will take you back in time to a hoary and misty age of the past when deities battled with mortal humans in supernatural encounters. Hear about how many Irish myths which are known around the world are closely connected with the Boyne and the Drogheda area. Walking will be at a leisurely pace, suitable for families. 

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Sat, Nov 27 2021, 1:15 - 3:30pm