Moving to Dundalk?

Moving to Dundalk? Welcome! We can’t wait to meet you! You probably have a million questions like where to send your children to school? Where can I shop? What are the local facilities like? What emergency numbers do I need? Where to eat out?


Dundalk has a proud and very interesting history, dating all the way back to 3500BC. You can read all about it here.

Useful Links

We have a collection of useful links here on the website that you should look. We try to keep it up to date as much as possible.


We also try to maintain an event list that might interest visitors and new residents to our town.

Date/Time Event
08/06/2018 - 21/07/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Just Like Soho: Bridge Street Studios Exhibition
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Film: The Battle of the Sexes
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Film: A New Leaf
18/07/2018 - 22/07/2018
All Day
The Deadly Wizard of Oz
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Film: Primaire
02/08/2018 - 01/09/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Horizon: Creative Spark exhibition
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Baby Friendly Screening: The Greatest Showman
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Greatest Showman Sing-A-Long
07/08/2018 - 10/08/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dundalk Youth Theatre Summer Drama Camp
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Film: Darkest Hour
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Heritage Week: Explore Dundalk - Bus Tour
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Film: Breathe
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Michael Harding


There are plenty of places to shop in Dundalk and the surrounding area, many of them participating in our “Shop Local” voucher scheme.


Of course, as soon as you arrive, you will want to explore the area! Dundalk Tourist Information Office, occupies a prominent position in the Market Square. The Tourist Office is open all year round, Monday to Friday from 09.00 to 17.00 hours. Services include:

  • Accommodation booking service,
  • Itinerary and route planning,
  • Local and national information,
  • Map sales,
  • What’s on, in the area and nationally etc.