Jack Moloney
Jack Moloney

12:36 29 Nov 2023

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Festive Favourites not-to-be missed this Christmas season!

‘Tis the season to be jolly in Limerick with a host of Christmas festivities ready to take off like Santa’s sleigh! Step into Christmas and embrace the holiday spirit with some Christmas crackers you won’t want to miss!


1. Christmas in Limerick Seasonal Street Shows

Limerick city’s streets will be full of Christmas cheer each weekend in December with jugglers, stilt walkers, mischievous elves, bearded ballerinas and wacky walkabout performers running amok. With kids' discos and live music from Music Generation, take a break from Christmas shopping to soak up the festive atmosphere.


2. Firestorm by ROGU

ROGU are back in Limerick to light up the night at Merchant’s Quay, presenting a unique Christmas themed show with a fantastic mix of music, fire, sparks and an epic finale!


3. Christmas in Limerick Aerial Extravaganza at King John’s Castle

World class performers Fidget Feet take to the skies with an aerial extravaganza featuring works of beauty, mystery and a sprinking of Christmas cheer!


4. ‘Tis the Season to be Freezin’

Limerick on Ice is back! So, wrap up warm and experience the magic of real ice at one of Limerick’s most celebrated Christmas attractions! Enjoy the ultimate winter fun activity!


5. Fossett’s Christmas Circus at Cleeves

A must see in Limerick this festive season, as Fossett's Christmas circus comes to town. Prepare to be amazed by acrobatics and daredevil stunts all covered with a sprinkling of Fossett magic!


6. Toots the Christmas Train

All aboard! Toots the Christmas Train rumbles into Limerick city for a whistle-stop tour of the city’s festive sights and christmas lights.




7. International Christmas and Winter in Limerick – A Celebration!

Come help us celebrate Christmas customs and winter traditions from around the world, with our international communities in Limerick! Don’t miss out on the chance to experience international theatre, food, music, dance and stories.


8. Christmas at Limerick Milk Market

Limerick Milk Market pulls out all the stops this festive season with themed markets, handmade crafts and gifts, seasonal foods and festive fun throughout the month of December.


9. Festive Fair for Foodies

Celebrate good ol’ Saint Nick on Nicholas Street, for a day of music, markets and celebration! With last chance Christmas gift ideas from local artisan producers and craft-makers, tasty treats to tempt the tastebuds and Treaty City brews on tap, it’s a sure-fire way to get everyone in the festive mood!


10. Strike a pose!

The nationally renowned Holman Lee Agency showcases the latest trends from Limerick's leading fashion houses and designers. Don’t miss a chance to pick up some festive ideas for your Christmas wardrobe!

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