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Christmas Family Fun in the Boyne Valley

A trip to the Boyne Valley should be on everyone’s bucket list this Christmas. From Christmas Markets to festive shopping and everything in between, if you are looking for some family fun this Christmas, then there is no where better to visit in Ireland. It's well known that Santa loves visiting this region before his long trip around the globe and Mrs Claus can’t get enough of our beautiful food!

Black Friday 2022 deals in the Boyne Valley

Black Friday originated in America when retailers dropped their prices the day after Thanksgiving to try and entice shoppers. The idea has caught on in Ireland and lots of shops, hotels and restaurants offer a reduction on their products and services for the day and into the weekend. This year, Black Friday falls on the 25th of November and we have some great offers to tell you about here in the Boyne Valley

2022 Christmas Markets in the Boyne Valley

There is nowhere more magical in Ireland at Christmas time than the Boyne Valley. A place to escape for a few days away, with mystical heritage sites to explore and cosy pubs with roaring log fires to enjoy. Part of the appeal of County Meath and County Louth at Christmas time is our many Christmas markets. Every weekend, from now until Christmas, you will find a Christmas Market in the region. Discover all our beautiful local produce, crafts, Christmas gifts, music and so much more.

Arts and Culture in the Boyne Valley

The Boyne Valley has long been a haven and an inspiration for art and artists for centuries in Ireland. The region boasts the best, from Neolithic Art to Contemporary art. It is rich in song, music, dance, theatre, poetry, visual art, literature, architecture, and film. If you are looking for a break away to immerse yourself in Ireland’s fascinating arts and culture scene, then the Boyne Valley is the place to go. Here is a list of the top places to visit on your trip.

November events in the Boyne Valley

The mid-term break is winding down and the kids are ready to go back to school. Halloween events are finishing up but there is still plenty of activities happening in the Boyne Valley this November! If you are looking for a place to visit in Ireland that is always buzzing with events then the Boyne Valley is the place to be. Join us this November for a host of entertainment including food festivals, walking tours, illumination events and so much more. Here is a full list of what you can look forward to this November in the Boyne Valley.

Celebrate Food and Culture at the Samhain Festival Kells

As food festivals goes, this is definitely one for the diary. From November 3rd to November 6th, Kells in County Meath will come alive with food demonstrations, food markets, cocktail classes, walking tours, children’s cookery classes, long table suppers and so much more. In ancient times, when the feast of Samhain brought people together to celebrate the end of the harvest season, food and drinks were at the centre of their celebrations.

Our top ten walking trails this Autumn in the Boyne Valley

One of our favourite times of the year in the Boyne Valley when the leaves are starting to turn and the golden colours of Autumn grace our region. The Boyne Valley is the perfect place to take a break this October and we have several walking trails for you to enjoy. From short river side strolls to longer off-road treks, there really is something for every level of fitness. Here are our top ten walking trails this Autumn in the Boyne Valley.