Starting traditional from 8th December until 6th January, the Emerald Isle is a great place to spend Christmas, with Christmas cheer, festive events, great shopping and magical moments aplenty. There are so many traditions that you can immerse yourself in wholeheartedly whilst you are here on your Ireland Vacation , whether it is staying up late to watch the most watched television programme of the year - The Late Late Toy Show, RTE’s annual edition of The Late Late Show that is dedicated to showcasing this year’s popular toys. Or taking part in a 12 pubs of Christmas whilst donning the most hideous of Christmas Sweaters, maybe attending midnight mass or the horse races on St Stephen’s Day, or maybe you are brave enough to taking part in the traditional swim on Christmas morning? Here is a guide to what Christmas in Ireland has to offer.
Christmas Shopping in Dublin
Everything you need for a merry Christmas this year.
A great christmas gift for friends and family.
Christmas Events in Ireland
Check out the festive fun in Ireland this Christmas.
Irish Christmas Calendar
Details of the days and holidays that make up the festive season in Ireland.
Nollaig na mBan - Women's Little Christmas January 6th - the day that Irish Women and enjoy and Irishmen do all the housework.
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