Thu, 19 May 2022 18:00:12 GMT

Local artist Julie Corcoran exhibition 'Looking for Light' opens in the Íontas Theatre and Arts Centre, tomorrow,  Friday May 20th. ‘Looking for Light’ is conceptual photographer Julie’s second solo exhibition and features framed limited edition prints of her pieces. Julie has developed an art pract

Thu, 19 May 2022 12:30:02 GMT

The Founder of Phytaphix.ie Dr. Conor Kerley, from Dundalk will represent county Louth in this year's National Enterprise Awards. The National Enterprise Awards celebrates indigenous Irish companies who are innovating, creating new products, generating employment and developing export markets. Phyta

Thu, 19 May 2022 12:00:14 GMT

Roll up, roll up and get down to Market Square, Dundalk on Saturday 4th of June for a free family fun day of mesmerizing circus performances hosted by An Táin Arts Centre. You will gasp at the death defying aerialist, hardcore acrobat and mind-bending jugglers, as a revolutionary street show of extr

Wed, 18 May 2022 19:00:15 GMT

Blackrock man Ian Hunt-Duffy fell in love with film at a young age, fascinated by behind the camera film documentaries and recreating scenes from his favourite films with action figures But the idea of actually becoming a film director always, he says, “seemed like a pie in the sky kind of pursuit.”

Wed, 18 May 2022 17:00:12 GMT

North Louth Artists return to host their unmissable annual exhibition, entitled “Looking Forward, Looking Back” in The Basement Gallery, An Táin Arts Centre, Dundalk, which will be launched tomorrow evening, Thursday May 18th and 7pm. The exhibition runs until Saturday 11th June 2022. The highly ant

Tue, 17 May 2022 20:30:01 GMT

If you fancy a night out with a difference in a venue that that has housed patriots, paupers, volunteers, agitators, smugglers and petty thieves whilst witnessing secret weddings, executions and daring escapes then a visit to The Oriel Centre, Dundalk Gaol, is a must when acclaimed violinist Vladimi

Tue, 17 May 2022 17:00:16 GMT

Creative Spark Downtown Hub officially opened its doors to local remote workers, start-up entrepreneurs and established businesses in Dundalk’s vibrant town centre today. The Creative Spark team said they were delighted to welcome Minister Damien English TD to officially launch its new venture, the

Mon, 16 May 2022 19:00:09 GMT

Louth County Council has today 16th May announced its plans for Africa Day 2022, which will include a launch event in Dundalk on Wednesday 25th May featuring an exhibition of African traditional clothing, food tasting, music and guest speakers from the African community. A second event on Sunday 29t

Mon, 16 May 2022 14:45:25 GMT

Omniplex Cinema review the latest new releases to watch in cinemas. An Cailín Ciúin  - click link to see trailer and review Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness - click link to see trailer and review Top Gun Maverick - click link to see trailer and review An Cailín Ciúin ( 12a Cert)  Starring

Sun, 15 May 2022 12:00:06 GMT

Attention lovers of musical theatre. A brand new musical theatre show called ‘Most Peculiar Dreams’ by Double FF Productions is coming to An Táin Arts Centre.  Set in 1950's New York, Most Peculiar Dreams examines how chance encounters and small interventions, can influence a person's fate. The Book

Sun, 15 May 2022 08:00:08 GMT

The remote workers of Dundalk are connecting with each other offline through non-profit community project, Grow Remote, whose mission is to make remote work local. As a social enterprise, Grow Remote works with companies and employees alike to deliver training, assist job seekers to find remote jobs

Thu, 12 May 2022 13:00:10 GMT

John Aldridge, the Liverpool and Republic of Ireland legend, visits Dundalk on Friday 3rd June for a Q&A evening in McAlester's Bar. The event follows on from a hugely successful evening with The Sopranos star Joseph R. Gannascoli last month in the Bridge Street venue.  Like Gannascoli, Aldridge off

Thu, 12 May 2022 11:42:01 GMT

Artist Mariana Clemente, from Porto in Portugal, came to Dundalk a year ago and fell in love with the town. The launch of the talented Creative Spark print studio member's pop up art exhibition, depicting her memories from her year living in Dundalk through illustrations, drawings, prints and instal

Thu, 12 May 2022 07:00:08 GMT

Ireland’s Fittest Family is back! Have you and your family got what it takes to win Ireland’s most extreme fitness competition? Now in its tenth series, this year will see the competition be more challenging than ever before! RTE are scouring Louth and the rest of the country to find the fittest, fa

Wed, 11 May 2022 17:00:11 GMT

With less than a month to go, Irish environmental charity Clean Coasts has joined forces with National Spring Clean, and they are inviting communities in County Louth to come together and start planning their World Ocean Day beach clean.  World Ocean Day is celebrated annually on June 8th to highlig

Wed, 11 May 2022 14:11:34 GMT

Omniplex Cinema review the latest new releases to watch in cinemas. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (click link to watch official trailer & read preview) Downton Abbey A New Era (click link to watch official trailer & read preview) Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (12a) Releas

Tue, 10 May 2022 15:00:05 GMT

Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) have announced a free concert is to take place in Droichead Arts Centre on Saturday 14th of May at 7 pm. This special event will showcase the work of Music students and lecturers in celebration of Dundalk Institute of Technology's 50th anniversary. Along with f

Mon, 09 May 2022 18:31:00 GMT

Artist Mariana Clemente, from Porto in Portugal, came to Dundalk a year ago and fell in love with the town. The talented Creative Spark print studio member will have a pop up art exhibition at An Táin Arts Centre, depicting her memories from her year living in Dundalk through illustrations, drawings

Mon, 09 May 2022 18:00:14 GMT

Acclaimed street artists from around the world are set to arrive into Dundalk on Saturday 2 July, kickstarting a week-long celebration of art and culture in the town. Year on year, the festival aspires to reconnect Dundalk to unique stories from our historical past, and 2022 will no exception. This

Mon, 09 May 2022 11:30:04 GMT

National Volunteering Week is celebrated across Ireland in May every year. This year, the celebration will kick off here in County Louth on May 14th with an online Exploring Volunteering session looking at the breadth of volunteering roles available across county Louth and there will be a number of