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Autumn Equinox Celebrations at Loughcrew Megalithic Centre

Autumn Equinox is just around the corner and where better to celebrate this magical time of year then Loughcrew.

Autumn Equinox officially falls on the morning of the 23rd September this year.

We will be running a number of events between the 23rd - 25th which are outlined below.

Please note some events need to be booked, details of how to do so is included.

Friday 23rd September

Loughcrew Megalithic Centre
00353 (0)86 736 1948
info@loughcrewmega.com

Summerbank, Oldcastle, Co. Meath, A82 A6N7

https://www.facebook.com/loughcrewmegacentre/
https://twitter.com/LoughcrewMC
53.746
-7.123
Fri, Sep 23 2022, 10:30am - Sun, Sep 25 2022, 5pm

Loughcrew Equinox Dawn

The autumnal equinox is on September 23rd. For us in the Northern Hemisphere, autumn arrives while south of the equator, spring begins. 5000 years ago, the builders of the monument known as Cairn T at Loughcrew aligned their tomb to sunrise at the equinoxes.

The Office of Public Works will have staff on site for dawn from 7.00am on September 22nd, 23rd and 24th (Thursday, Friday and Saturday).

Cairn T remains closed but all are welcome to visit the Cairns to celebrate the beginning of Autumn.

Equinox Dawn
087 0524975
brunaboinne@opw.ie

Cortown, Oldcastle, Co Meath

https://www.facebook.com/loughcrewopw
53.74473777427469
-7.11145244937655
Thu, Sep 22 2022, 7am - Sat, Sep 24 2022, 8am

Loughcrew Lights 2022

CELTIC MYTHS AND LEGENDS

The incredible Celtic Myths and Legends themed light show takes you through an immersive experience as you discover heroes, villains and everything in between. On top of being a jaw dropping visual spectacle, this year's show provides an educational outdoor display for all ages as they wander through the narratives, now brought to life through light, sculpture, music and projection.

049-8541356
admin@loughcrew.com

Loughcrew Estate & Gardens,

Oldcastle,

Co. Meath

A82 X4Y1

https://www.facebook.com/LoughcrewCoffeeShopandHistoricGardens/
Fri, Nov 11 2022 - Sun, Jan 1 2023, All day

Spring Equinox Events at Loughcrew Megalithic Centre

It has been 2 years since we got to celebrate a Spring Equinox with you here at Loughcrew Megalithic Centre. We are very much looking forward to welcoming the sunrise on the 20th March. We have organised a number of events to take place over the weekend of the 18th - 20th March to mark the occasion.

See below for a list of events. Please note most events need to be booked, details of how to do so is included.

Friday 18th March

Loughcrew Megalithic Centre
00353 (0)86 736 1948
info@loughcrewmegalithiccentre.com

Loughcrew Megalithic Centre, Summerbank, Oldcastle, Co. Meath. A82 A6N7

https://www.facebook.com/loughcrewmegacentre/
https://twitter.com/LoughcrewMC
53.74573411517167
-7.121508079531101
Fri, Mar 18 2022, 11am - 5pm

Meath's T Cairns Climb (Climb with Charlie)

Climb Loughcrew T Cairns in association with "Climb with Charlie" , Charlie Bird is climbing Croagh Patrick in county Mayo on the same day and asking people around the country of Ireland to climb their local mountain on the same day in aid of Pieta House and Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association.

More details.

Loughcrew Cairns,

Oldcastle,

Co. Meath

https://www.facebook.com/events/348614240430412/?ref=newsfeed
Sat, Apr 2 2022, 11am - 3pm

Wildlife Month at Loughcrew Estate and Gardens

Coming soon.....Wildlife Month at Loughcrew Estate and Gardens.

Loughcrew Estate and Gardens is an ideal place to spend some time in the great outdoors and this spring visitors will be able to enjoy "Wildlife Month" which starts during the February school mid-term break. It will run for the full week of the mid-term and then every weekend until St Patrick's Day.

Loughcrew Estate and Gardens
+353 49 854 1356
admin@loughcrew.com

Loughcrew Gardens & Estate 

Oldcastle, Co Meath, A82 X4Y1

https://www.facebook.com/loughcrewestate
https://twitter.com/LoughcrewO
53.734658556340754
-7.1436644931975275
Fri, Feb 18 - Fri, Mar 18 2022, All day

Until the Dew Falls: SoFFT Nights Equinox series at Loughcrew House

As the stretch in the evenings draws shorter and the air turns cooler, we welcome the oncoming turn of the season. In celebration of the Autumn Equinox we will be producing a live performance film, shot on location in the beautiful Co. Meath, at the historic site of the Loughcrew cairns and estate.

087 7835372
info@sofftproductions.com

Loughcrew Estate & Gardens,

Oldcastle,

Co. Meath

A82 X4Y1

https://www.facebook.com/SOFFTProductions/
Sat, Sep 25 2021, 7 - 9pm