Irish Maritime Festival - Fabulous Food


Great local produce is top of the menu at the Irish Maritime Festival 2018. Olivia Duff, Fáilte Ireland Food Champion for Ireland’s Ancient East explains “A Taste of Ireland’s Ancient East is a dedicated food zone featuring artisan producers from right across the Boyne Valley region. Hosted by Flogas, this

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Take to the high seas as part of Drogheda’s Sail Training Bursary, part of the Irish Maritime Festival. Pictured here are the 2017 Trainees with the team from Drogheda Port Company and Louth County Council. Find out more on


Have you ever dreamed of sailing down the River Boyne?  Itching to go on an adventure?  Got a thirst for thrills? The Irish Maritime Festival is an on and off-shore summer festival on the banks of the River Boyne. And every year Drogheda Port Company offers local young people the

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Russian frigate The Shtandart that visits Drogheda on 10-11th June as part of the Irish Maritime Festival. See for more

AHOY THERE … The Ships Are Coming!

See our flotilla arrive on Friday 9th June. Ships will muster at the mouth of the Boyne (viewing point Maiden Tower, Mornington) and at 11.30am and commence a parade of sail arriving in Drogheda at 12.00noon (viewing point Donor’s Green, North Strand). Ships are open to festival-goers on Saturday 10th

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Christopher Keenan, Aine O Brien, Ben Keenan, James Keenan and Oisin O Brien at day 1 of The Irish Maritime Festival 2015, held in Drogheda Port.
Photograph by Shane Maguire Photography.


Irish Maritime Festival: a fun, friendly volunteering opportunity   “Whether you’re a seasoned volunteer or a first timer, the Irish Maritime Festival is a wonderful opportunity to get involved and be part of a really big and exciting event” said Con O’Donoghue, one of the festival team for Drogheda’s Irish

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