The next Youth 2000 Christmas retreat will be taking place in the Newbridge Dominican College, Newbridge, Co. Kildare between 8th-10th December 2023. Booking is now open here.

Date:  8th to 10th December 2023

Venue:  Newbridge College, Newbridge, Co. Kildare

Ages:  16 – 35 year olds

Cost: Donation only (It costs Youth 2000 €40 per person.  Please donate what you can afford)  You can donate to our Christmas Retreat Appeal here

Contact info:  For  more information email 

Bus info :



This promises to be a special retreat!!

Great CRAIC!!, Excellent Speakers, Inspiring Talks & Workshops,Fantastic music, Group activities, Youth Masses, Adoration, Reconciliation, prayer, Drama, Games & plenty of time to chill out, meet new people and find out what it means to be young & Catholic today!!


  • Meals WILL be provided for.
  • Air mattresses WILL be provided for, BUT everyone MUST bring their own pillow and sleeping bag/quilt.

NOTE: Please bring suitable clothing for the December weather including: Warm coat, hoodies, hats, gloves, scarves, thick socks, warm pj’s, hot water bottle, etc 


Remember that it is essential that you bring your own pillow, sleeping bag/quilt!  Air Mattresses will be provided.


The programme for the weekend will be available closer to the time.


  • For FAQ, please click here


  • To book a seat on the bus and view bus routes, please click here


  • To register online, please fill in details here and follow instructions:

NOTE FOR UNDER 18’s:  When you registered, you would have automatically been sent a Parental Consent Form to the email address that you had registered with and your parents email address.  You must print this form off, get your legal guardian to sign it and bring it along to the retreat with you.