Drogheda

A 3 day festival of Halloween music, film & light installations

The Embers from the East

The embers of the flames from The Hill of Ward blow east towards one of Ireland’s oldest towns, Drogheda, igniting a haunting three day programme of theatre, music, film and light installations in the centre of town.

What's on in Drogheda

Shadows of the Tain - Candlelit Tales - Event Card
Drogheda - Odd Mollies
20:00 - 21:00
€16.81

Shadows of the Tain - Candlelit Tales

31 October

A unique re-telling of the Shadows of the Tain (Tain Bo Cualigne) using magical shadow puppetry with live musical accompaniment.

de:LUX - Event Card
Drogheda - Various Location
18:00 - 21:30
FREE

de:LUX

31 October

Over three nights Drogheda will play host to de:LUX music and light installations created through a series of cross-sector collaborations between the local heritage and creative community. The artworks will draw inspiration from tales of Irish folklore and the spirits of Halloween.

David Keenan supported by Sive - Event Card
Drogheda - Crescent Concert Hall
20:00 - 22:00
€22.20

David Keenan supported by Sive

01 November

Co. Louth’s very own David Keenan is a singer- songwriter whose body of work is steeped in the poetic tradition, but delivered in such a way that is entirely his own. Sive joins him on the bill with her unique arrangements.

Häxan - Event Card
Drogheda - Droichead Arts Centre
20:00 - 21:00
€13.56

Häxan

01 November

For this special Púca screening a new score has been created by Dublin- based musician Matthew Nolan for Benjamin Christensen’s legendary silent horror Häxan (The Witches). CERT tbc

Shadows of the Tain - Candlelit Tales - Event Card
Drogheda - Odd Mollies
20:00 - 21:00
€16.81

Shadows of the Tain - Candlelit Tales

01 November

A unique re-telling of the Shadows of the Tain (Tain Bo Cualigne) using magical shadow puppetry with live musical accompaniment.

de:LUX - Event Card
Drogheda - Various Location
18:00 - 21:30
FREE

de:LUX

01 November

Over three nights Drogheda will play host to de:LUX music and light installations created through a series of cross-sector collaborations between the local heritage and creative community. The artworks will draw inspiration from tales of Irish folklore and the spirits of Halloween.

Lisa O'Neill - Event Card
Drogheda - Crescent Concert Hall
20:00 - 22:00
€16.81

Lisa O'Neill

02 November

Lisa O’Neill’s distinctive voice draws you into a surreal world influenced by all that is beautiful and strange in traditional Irish music and beyond.

de:LUX - Event Card
Drogheda - Various Location
18:00 - 21:30
FREE

de:LUX

02 November

Over three nights Drogheda will play host to de:LUX music and light installations created through a series of cross-sector collaborations between the local heritage and creative community. The artworks will draw inspiration from tales of Irish folklore and the spirits of Halloween.

Athboy

Athboy

Join us at the ancient Hill of Ward for a spiritual procession in the shadow of this heritage site.

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Trim Castle

Trim Castle

Trim Castle comes to life for three breathtaking nights of music, food, light and Halloween spectacle.

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