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Visit Captain Santa at the Flight Deck

Visit Captain Santa at the Flight Deck

04 December 2015 - 31 December 2015

Atlantic Airventure, Link Road, Shannon, Co Clare

If your child is facinated by flight, then this is the ideal Santa Visit! Ideal for the older and more seasoned Santa Visitors, it's a great way to include all ages in the family with a new and fun experience. Captain Claus will be waiting to meet in his flight deck. Bring your letters along, Santa's helpers will stow them aboard for express delivery back to the North Pole. Then choose a simulated flying challenge, take off and fly out cross country to locate and land on Santa'...

Corofin Christmas Market

Corofin Christmas Market

04 December 2015
11:00 - 15:00


Featuring locally grown produce, homemade products, unique artisan crafts and Christmas goodies. Plenty of variety including bread, fancy cakes & buns, organic Burren pork & sausages, gluten free products, cheese, free range fresh eggs, chickens, jams, herbs, tea & coffee. Also garden plants & flowers, books & bric-a-brac, aromatherapy oils & treatments, hand creams & soaps, handcrafted jewellery and other local arts & crafts, plus lots of Christmas ideas too!

Santa's Grotto and Christmas Craft Fair

Santa's Grotto and Christmas Craft Fair

05 December 2015 - 06 December 2015
11:00 - 16:00

Vandeleur Walled Garden and Centre, Killimer Road, Kilrush, Co Clare

Celebrate the festive season with us at the Vandeleur Walled Garden. Santa will be visiting on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th December. Booking is required to meet with Santa. Our annual Christmas Craft Fair will provide the ideal opportunity to find handcrafted Christmas gifts. The coffee shop will sell home baked treats, which can also be ordered. Handcrafted logs, wreaths, centerpieces and garden accessories will also be available.

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Carrigaholt Christmas Market

Carrigaholt Christmas Market

06 December 2015


Come and join in the Christmas festivities at the village Christmas market. Upwards of 30 stallholders tempt you with artisan food and craft fayre. Take in local pubs and award winning restaurants. Relax in one of the local bed and breakfasts.

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2016

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2016

14 August 2016 - 21 August 2016


Ennis Town has been announced as the host venue for the Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann in 2016. More details will follow.