IRELAND’S CHRISTMAS MARKETS
CHRISTMAS IN IRELAND 2017
Fine foods and libations, gifts galore, holiday carolers and did we mention Santa and Mrs. Claus? Christmas in Ireland is full of good cheer. If you’re in Ireland this holiday, don’t miss these Christmas markets, where artisans, holiday activities, live music and bustling crowds make this a perfect atmosphere for enjoying one of Ireland’s most popular holidays.
Belfast Christmas Continental Market Just across from Belfast City Hall, local produce and European fare draws food lovers from everywhere to stock up on holiday treats.
Glow – A Cork Christmas Celebration Cork’s Grand Parade sports a giant Ferris Wheel and Merry-go-Round, the famous English market and Santa’s Wonderland just down the street.
Artisan traders offer a thrilling selection of specialty foods, homemade jams, breads and cakes plus handmade crafted products.
George Street Arcade and Grafton Street
Ireland’s capital city is full of lively street scenes during the holidays, at these two bustling gift destinations.
Eyre Square is Ireland’s oldest Christmas market, with carolers, Mrs. Claus and vendors selling food and crafts setting the stage.
Christmas at Milk Market
Artisan foods, crafts and gifts, plus choir competitions, live music and coloring competitions for children.
Waterford Winterval 2017
Ireland’s oldest city is a winter wonderland of food and crafts, music, light shows, an ice skating rink and Santa’s Kingdom.