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Point to Point and Country Fair at Dowth

The Point to Point and Country Fair at Dowth is now firmly established as a “must attend” date in the calendar, on the Sunday of the October Bank Holiday weekend.

This celebration of great racing, food and family fun sees thousands gather at the Old Racecourse, Dowth which is part of the Brú na Bóinne, Unesco World Heritage Site. Guaranteed to be as much fun as you can have with your wellies on!

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Dowth Hall
Dowth
County Meath
A92 T2T7

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TJs Bar at the Lime Kiln

Located in the heart of Julianstown village is The Lime Kiln Gastropub and TJ’s Bar. A cosy and charming pub offering great food and a wide selection of craft beers and ciders. Our stylish surroundings and welcoming staff help to ensure a warm atmosphere in which you and your family can relax and unwind after touring the great Boyne Valley. www.thelimekiln.ie.

 

 

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The Lime Kiln,
Main Street,
Julianstown,
Co Meath

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Bellewstown Golf Club

Welcome to the top parkland course in East Meath and Drogheda.

Enjoy breathtaking views up to the Mourne mountains and over the Boyne Valley. A Fáilte Ireland approved course with USGA greens, mature trees and exciting water features. The course is a Par 72 18 hole and is considered a challenging, but fair golf course suitable for all levels of golfer.

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Bellewstown, Co. Meath

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Bellewstown Races

Bellewstown racecourse, on the Hill of Crockafotha in Co Meath, is beautifully situated in a rural setting with magnificent views of the Mountains of Mourne to the north and the Irish sea to the east. The first recorded date of the Bellewstown Races was in 1726.  

This superb one mile and one furlong left handed course, in a truly unique location, features both flat and hurdle racing. 
Bellewstown Races are synonymous with top class racing, wonderful summer evenings, family entertainment and ladies day races which add to the fun.

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The Racecourse, Bellewstown, Co Meath, A92 EC82

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Boann Distillery

Just south of the port town of Drogheda, Boann Distillery is a family company, born and believed in by Patrick and Marie Cooney, along with their family; Sally-Anne, Celestine, Peter, Patrick and James.

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Lagavooren, Platin Road, Drogheda, Co Meath

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Boyne Boats

Historic Boyne Canal Experience 


Guided by Ross Kenny, a skilled boat builder and storyteller, paddle through the hidden beauty of the Boyne Canal, an ancient waterway. As you learn about the stories and history that are home to this magical place, prepare to be charmed by the gentle sounds of nature within an enchanting landscape of native trees, wild plants and flowers, bird and wildlife that mirror onto the water. 
•    Duration:                Approx. 90 mins 
•    Pax:                        Min: 2  Max: 6 

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Tiernan's Sealock,

Oldbridge,

Co. Meath 

 

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Boyne Currach Centre – Traditional Boat Building in the Boyne Valley

Located in the world heritage site of Brú na Boinne, sitting alongside the river Boyne, beneath the tomb of Newgrange, visitors can experience various boat building projects and explore skills of the past, associated with tradition of skin boat making.

By recreating our Neolithic past, using only tools and methods that were available 5,000 years ago, we aim to heighten our senses that illustrate for us our own unique cultutre and heritage.

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Dun Uabhair, 
Droichead  Atha, 
Co na Mi

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Boyne Greenway

Running from Dominic's Park on the south bank of the River Boyne near the Bridge of Peace in Drogheda, the Boyne Greenway  takes you along the river close to the Mary McAleese Cable Bridge and then along the Boyne Canal to the Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre at Oldbridge. This is approximately 4.5km long and presents some lovely views as you walk along the waterside. 

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Drogheda to Oldbridge House

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Boyne Valley Camino

The Boyne Valley Camino is a self-guided, 25km looped walk from Drogheda, which forms part of the Celtic Camino series.   It was created by the Boyne Valley Walking and Drogheda Walks teams.

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