Festivals

26 May, 2019
The Táin March

A walking festival celebrating Queen Maebh’s route in the epic tale of the Cattle Raid of Cooley.

14 – 16 June, 2019
Kells Road Races

Back again after a 2 year hiatus! Running since 1994, the festival is returning to the Crossakiel circuit.

27 – 30 June, 2019
Hinterland Festival

This festival of literature and arts features authors, musicians, politicians, film and more!

2 – 4 August, 2019
St. Kieran's Festival

The festival celebrates the Feast Day of St. Kieran with family fun and a candle-lit midnight procession.

11 August, 2019
Moynalty Steam Threshing

Always a firm family favourite, the Moynalty Steam Threshing comes back in its 44th year with more fun!

Throughout 2019
Discover Boyne Valley Flavours

Something for all the family – guided food tours, street feasts, food trails and more!

Date to be announced
Guth Gafa Documentary Film Festival

Guth Gafa returns in 2019 with a firm focus on Climate Change and saving our planet.

11 October, 2019
Pink Ribbon Boyne Walk

Now in its 11th year, this annual charity event raises money for Action Breast Cancer and the Irish Cancer Society.  This year instead of a walk/run around Kells, a Legacy Lunch will be held at the Headfort Arms Hotel.