A gang of approximately 60 youths were separated by Gardai this afternoon out in Ovens after receiving a number of complaints about the crowds in the area.
The youths were carrying alcohol and heading to the Athnowen graveyard by Classes Lake.
It is understood there were fires being lit in the graveyard also.
Gardai received a number of calls regarding the incident and reacted promptly.
Speaking to The Echo, a Garda spokesperson said the youths were cleared out of the area promptly.