Registration now open for Darkness Into Light Loughrea

Darkness Into Light Loughrea raised €35263.29 for Pieta House

Darkness into Light LoughreaRegistration now open for Darkness Into Light Loughrea

In the early hours of Saturday 6th May 2017 people from Loughrea and the surrounding area will come out in force and in solidarity with Pieta House and those who have been touched by suicide and self-harm.

Departing Loughrea Fire Station, Barrack Street at 4.15am, the Darkness Into Light 5k run/jog/walk is an annual fundraiser for Pieta House, with more than 120,000 people taking part in various walks through Ireland, but 6th May will mark the first event to take place in Loughrea, County Galway.

Follow this link to secure your spot. Book now via

Early Bird ends March 31st. Current entry fee is:
Adult (18+) – €20.00
Senior (65+), Student (16+), Unemployed – €15.00
Kids – Free

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.

Parking Information
Parking will be available in Main Street Car Park beside the Weavers, Barrack Street Car Park, McD’s Car Park, Station Road Car Park, as well as limited street parking.

Keep up-to-date on the event Facebook page Darkness into Light Loughrea.

Discover Loughrea is brought to you by Loughrea Chamber of Commerce, supporting business locally. To list your event on Discover Loughrea please email For businesses in town interested in becoming a member of the Loughrea Chamber of Commerce please email