International Dark Sky Week 2022

    We're delighted to launch our events for International Dark Sky Week 2022 - Mayo Dark Sky Road show is back in person this time!

    We have no less than NINE events, back to back across County Mayo. As it's been a while since we could take our events to communities, we are going back to basics this year with introductory talks and events on Astronomy, Biodiversity and Dark Skies and even a little yoga this year!Take a look at the latest events open for FREE booking. We look forward to seeing you there next month!

    Bookings by Eventbrite here:

    Newport Lighting Project - Open Evening
    Women in Dark Skies

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    Welcome to Mayo Dark Sky Park. Mayo is now home to Ireland’s first International Dark Sky Park, showcasing some of the darkest, most pristine skies in the world.

    Where the darkest skies reveal the brightest stars.


    Wild Nephin National Park,
    Ballycroy Visitor Centre,
    National Parks & Wildlife Service,
    Ballycroy Village,
    Co. Mayo
    +353 (0)98 49 888