The festive fun begins this weekend in Castlerea.
Kicking off on Saturday with a massive shopping day to help you get all you need without fighting for parking, getting stuck in traffic or having to travel for hours.
Then Sunday promises to be lots of fun with the Annual Arts, Craft & Food Fair in the Hub starting at 10am.
This year’s Fair promises to be bigger and better than ever with over 20 Craft Stalls on the day and a new Food Court which will be filled with Local Producers and lots of Foodie Gifts. Entry is Free.
At 2pm there will be a Christmas Cooking Demonstration in An Chistin with top chefsBenny O’Connell from Benny’s Deli & Kathy and Una from An Chistin. Live Demo of Christmas meats, side dishes and desserts. All your Christmas cooking questions answered by our resident chefs. Admission: €10 includes a tasting of all dishes and a handout featuring recipes and Christmas cooking tips.
And to finish off the day we will be Lighting Up Castlerea. Join us in the Square from 5pm to get in the festive spirit and watch the switching on of the Castlerea Christmas Lights.
Santa will be handing out festive treats for the little ones and there will be hot chocolate to keep your hands warms whilst you sing along to all your favourite Christmas Carols with the Castlerea Musical Society.
So pop on your best Christmas jumper for favourite festive wear and come join in the fun.
Please spread the word and lets make this a great evening for all the family.