What's Happening

There's always something to look forward to in (and around) Delvin! From music sessions in our local pubs to dance classes, theatre and even a major music festival - we have it all right here on our doorstep.

Photo: Delvin Parade 2019 by Willie Forde

Local Alerts

Suspicious Vehicle
Local Announcement - Added 06-04-2019 20:48
White transit van in Castlepollard/Multy area with three men on board acting suspiciously. Please report sightings to Gardai in Mullingar or Athlone.

News & Features

Notes On Body&Soul Meeting

Approximately thirty residents attended the meeting at the hotel in Athboy on Wednesday evening, 10th April. The key points arising are detailed here. Read More...

Auction Raised €3,100 For Delvin Hospice

Last Saturday's auction raised €3,100 for Delvin Hospice! The committee would like to thank Bill & Muriel for opening their beautiful home to the public. Read More...

Unwanted House Callers - Be Vigilant!

A resident reports that one caller even put a ladder up to access her neighbour’s roof despite having been told their services were not required. Read More...

From The Noticeboard

Local Teenager Seeking Part Time Summer Work

A local teen is looking for a part time job for the summer - preferably office, shop or pub based. If you can help, please call Evan on 083 800 2218. Read More...

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Useful Contacts

Useful Contacts

From street light faults & power outages to personal support & public representation. Here are the names and numbers you need to know.

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Community Groups

Community Groups

Delvin has an abundance of active community organisations, catering for all ages and interests. Take a look at some of them here. 

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Looking for somewhere to host a meeting or activity? Delvin offers a range of meeting and sports facilities for private, business and community use.  

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Supporting Local

Delvin has a host of small, locally owned and managed businesses offering everything from essential groceries and household services to electrical goods and art and craft.

Small businesses work hard to make sure that their prices are competitive, but when you add in time and fuel, there are already savings to be made by checking out what they have to offer.

If you are visiting the area, why not call in for a coffee, browse some local crafts or pick up some bits & pieces for your onward journey in one of our local stores?

Photo: Bloom Bows

Local Directory

Look up local business information, access useful contacts and find out more about our local community organisations in the Delvin Directory.

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The Delvin Village Website offers an unrivalled way to advertise your local business!

Take a look at what's on offer and register your business today for just €75.

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Business News

A Land Of Treasures

It might not figure as your typical tourist destination, but the townlands of Delvin are a budding photographer's dream. 

With rich landscapes, secret castles and hidden reminders of times passed in almost every field, all you have to do is open your eyes.

Throughout the year, you can also enjoy some unique events from Ireland's Largest One Day Book Fair, to one of the country's best loved music and arts festivals.

We look forward to meeting you!

Photo: Martinstown Castle by Willie Forde

Look-Up A Landmark 

If you're curious about a local feature, maybe you'll find out about it here! Some of our best known landmarks are included below. Simply click on the image to find out more.

Delvin Book Festival

For one day each May, the local cattle mart is transformed into Ireland's largest book shop.

Up to 25,000 books - sorted in to more than a dozen categories covering every imaginable interest, will be on sale for no more than €1 each.

Musicians and guest readers will be on hand to keep visitors entertained throughout the day. 

Parking and admission is FREE.

In 2019, the event will take place on Sunday 5th May from 12-6.


Body & Soul

Celebrating its tenth year in 2019, Body & Soul is one of Ireland's leading music and arts festivals.


Delvin St Patrick's Parade

Marching bands, colourful floats, costumed characters and hillarious sketches all come together to create one of the best annual parades in the county!