Local Festivals & Events

Local Festivals& Events


Le Cheile

Summer music festival that takes place on the August bank holiday weekend. Showcasing the best in local and international talent.


Spring& Autumn Equinox Festival

This spectacular dawn ceremony happens twice a year at Cairn T. Taking place in March and September, this is a truly stimulating experience.


Co Club

The last Friday of every month sees a crowd gather at Crean’s pub for music, art and poetry displays.


Loughcrew Opera

Set in the historic Loughcrew gardens this festival brings classic operas to the Loughcrew area.


Loughcrew Megalithic Centre

Various events held throughout the year. Irish craft demonstrations, yoga, pilates, talks and classes.


Body and Soul at Ballinlough Castle

A music festival with more to offer. This event creates an alternative world for artists, musicians and like-minded people to get together, to share ideas and stories that result in a unique and indescribable magic. Book tickets early for this sells out each year.


Moynalty Yoga Festival

Relax and enjoy this weekend celebrating yoga and healthy living. One or two day tickets available online.


Spirits of Meath – Halloween

With the tradition of Halloween starting in the county of Meath, it is the ideal place to celebrate this fun and scary holiday. Loads of events for kids and adults running throughout the festival period.


Kells Motorbike Races

One of Ireland’s biggest motorbike race meets, fans flock to the area by the tens of thousands. Experience two thrilling days of high-speed action round the challenging Crossakiel circuit.


MoylaghJFK 50 Mile Walk

This walk takes in the beautiful scenery of the area – including Loughcrew, Mullaghmeen and Fore. It is a sponsored walk with the proceeds going to the Irish Cancer Society. Feel free to walk as much as you can, with the energy on the day you’ll be surprised how far you get. Takes place each June.