Mitchelstown /event-information/venues/mitchelstown

From 400 people at the first Darkness Into Light in 2009 to 130,000 people last year, DIL has become a movement in more ways than one across Ireland and all over the world. We would love you to join us this May!


Saturday, 6th of May 2017

Start time

4:15 AM


Mitchelstown Leisure Centre

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Important Information

  • You must register online by April 27th to receive a T-shirt, and you must bring proof of registration (either printed or on your phone).
  • Please arrive 30 minutes before the start time. Please allow time for parking.
  • Each participant must have a torch for health and safety reasons.
  • There will be no storage for personal items during the event, so please come ready to walk/run.
  • Please respect traffic wardens and event signage, and follow instructions on arrival. Help us keep our venues clean and place any litter in bins provided.

Date for 2017 is Sat 6th May! 2017 is the 9th year of Darkness Into Light for Pieta House. 2017 will be the second year that Mitchelstown will host a walk so we're hoping to build on last year's amazing success.

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Parking Info

Parking available in Tesco carpark - this will fill up quickly so additional parking available in Lidl, and throughout the town. Check our facebook page for more regular updates as the event draws near for more.

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