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Hallowtides Carnival Parade

31st October 2017 – Newcastle

Newcastle will be bustling with spooky characters as they prepare for the 2017 Hallowtides Carnival Parade, with creative costumes, floats, live music, bands, community groups, local business’s and sporting organisations this promises to be a spectacular event as it makes way down Main Street to the Festival Stage on South Promenade.

Street entertainment, fancy dress competition and live music will have the town buzzing even before 18:30 when the first floats of the Carnival Parade leave the grounds of the Slieve Donard Resort and Spa down Main Street towards the festival stage. Wise witches and warlocks arrived in good time to secure a viewing point.

Opening times – Departs 18:30 Price list – Free

Kilkeel Hallow Lights

Festival Programme

29th October 2017 – Kilkeel Town

9am-5:30pm  “Sparkling Specials” – Spend £10 and dip for that Golden Ticket/ spot prizes in apple tubs throughout participating stores in Kilkeel.

10am-3pm Hallow Lights Lantern Making  Classes & other crafts at Seascope, Binnian Enterprise Park, Kilkeel Harbour, every Saturday in October £2.00 per child, adult £2.40, Family Ticket £7 (2 Adults & 2 Kids)

11am-12pm Spooky Stories & Creepy Crafts, Kilkeel Library, booking advisable.

11am-3pm Afternoon Tea at John A Shannons, Newry Street in aid of Action Cancer.

2-4pm Children’s Fancy Dress Disco – Kids must be accompanied by an Adult – Kilmorey Arms Hotel, FREE.

7pm Family Fancy Dress Lantern Parade, Meet at Kilmorey Arms Hotel to the Mourne Esplanade, FREE sweets for all participants and Spot Prizes for Best Costumes!

7-9pm Hallow Lights Festival – Novelty Stalls, Face Painting, Music, Fire Pits, Refreshments, Hot Chocolate, Marshmallows, Candy Floss, Cookies, Candy Apples and lots more in the Bowling Pavilion, Mourne Esplanade.

(Bowling Pavilion Area – No Parking beside Bowling Pavilion – Pedestrian area only. Please use car parks either side of Mourne Esplanade and at Kilkeel Leisure Centre. Disabled parking opposite Bowling Pavilion adjacent to Leisure Centre.)

7:30pm The amazing Gail Hula Hoop Fire Performance!

8:30pm Hallow Lights Sparkling Fireworks Display! Bring all the Family! Mourne Esplanade.

8:45pm Pumpkin Carving Competition Prize Giving – Bring along your best carved pumpkin to the Bowling Pavilion.

9pm-late Halloween Disco – No Charge, Square 4.

10pm-late Adult Fancy Dress Disco –  from 10pm – Prizes for the Best Dressed, Kilmorey Arms Hotel.

For further information please contact the Kilkeel Visitor Information Centre on (028) 4176 2525.

Our latest range of branded products!

 At Riverway House, we are always seeking more ways to give our guests that little bit more…

From our homemade breads and cakes, to our award winning butchers local produce and local free range eggs, our customers can be assured of receiving the finest goods at Riverway House. 

We would now like to introduce you to our exclusive new range of Riverway Toiletries! Including: shower gel, body lotions and butters, shampoos, conditioner, soap, shower cap.

We are  utterly in love with them and hope you will love them too!!!

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Guest Review Awards 2017

Nestled in the middle of the stunning Mourne Mountains, overlooking sweeping sea views – Winner of Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2017 – Riverway House is a newly built, Bespoke, Country home, offering the opportunity of a one-of-a-kind relaxing, carefree retreat with a personal touch.

Relax by the fire, revitalise yourself with a refreshing walk through the mountains or by the sea, or dream the day away whilst driving one of our many scenic routes. Enjoy a round of Golf at the Royal County Down Golf Club, or visit the popular tourist town of Newcastle. Tour Greencastle Castle or stroll along the blue flag beach of Cranfield, The Kingdom of Mourne has so much to offer!

Our aim is to make your stay as enjoyable as possible, as well as catering for your individual needs we can advise on all the local points of interests and activities that guests can avail of.

All our foods and produce are locally sourced and we are proud to cater for special dietary needs. We look forward to welcoming you to our home. There are no strangers here, Just friends who haven’t met yet!

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Certificate of Excellence

Nestled in the middle of the stunning Mourne Mountains, overlooking sweeping sea views – Winner of Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2017 – Riverway House is a newly built, Bespoke, Country home, offering the opportunity of a one-of-a-kind relaxing, carefree retreat with a personal touch.

Relax by the fire, revitalise yourself with a refreshing walk through the mountains or by the sea, or dream the day away whilst driving one of our many scenic routes. Enjoy a round of Golf at the Royal County Down Golf Club, or visit the popular tourist town of Newcastle. Tour Greencastle Castle or stroll along the blue flag beach of Cranfield, The Kingdom of Mourne has so much to offer!

Our aim is to make your stay as enjoyable as possible, as well as catering for your individual needs we can advise on all the local points of interests and activities that guests can avail of.

All our foods and produce are locally sourced and we are proud to cater for special dietary needs. We look forward to welcoming you to our home. There are no strangers here, Just friends who haven’t met yet!

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We have received two beautiful cards from four lovely guests…

We have received two beautiful cards from four lovely guests that have recently stayed with us. We have also received emails from other guests who have shared their guest experiences… Thank you all so much for your kindness!! It means the world to us to hear that our hard work has paid off and that our guests have had an enjoyable stay…
Many thanks to you all 😘

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