Christmas Family Fun in the Boyne Valley

Christmas Family Fun in the Boyne Valley

Date: 23/11/2022

A trip to the Boyne Valley should be on everyone’s bucket list this Christmas. From Christmas Markets to festive shopping and everything in between, if you are looking for some family fun this Christmas, then there is no where better to visit in Ireland. It's well known that Santa loves visiting this region before his long trip around the globe and Mrs Claus can’t get enough of our beautiful food! Here are our top Christmas Family Fun activities in the Boyne Valley for 2022.

Loughcrew Lights

Loughcrew Lightscape
Experience stunning illuminations in the Enchanted Garden and mythical tales along this beautiful trail this Christmas. Loughcrew Lights is in its third year and runs until the 3rd of January. Find out more on our website here. 

Causey Farm Christmas Experience

Causey Farm Christmas Experience
Make some Christmas memories this year at Causey Farm. Their Christmas Experience always gets rave reviews, and the kids will have a ball! Visit Mrs Claus, find your name on the nice list and so much more! Read more about it on our website here. 

Christmas in Navan

Christmas in Navan
Discover the county town of Meath this Christmas with the family. On Sunday the 27th of November the official opening of the crib will take place on Trimgate Street at 6pm followed by the launch of the Boyne River display at 6.30pm on Poolboy Bridge. Make sure to check out the festive projections at the Solstice Arts Centre too. Find out more on our website here.

Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony at Slane Castle

Christmas at Slane Castle
As twilight falls on the 27th of November, why not gather in the Castle Courtyard as Alex Conyngham, the Earl of Mount Charles, steps forward to perform the traditional Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the estate. Giant toy soldiers guard the castle entrance and live seasonal music adds to the atmosphere. Everyone is welcome, entry is free, and no booking is necessary. Find out more on our website here.

Santa’s Kingdom at the Village Hotel

Christmas at the Village Hotel
Santa and his elves cannot wait to welcome you and your family to the Village Hotel this Christmas. Santa’s Kingdom will run on the 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th and 18th of December with places booking out fast! Your child will receive a gift and an “I’ve Met Santa” Certificate!! Professional family photos with Santa are also available. Find out more on our website here. 

Christmas Fun at Navan Adventure Centre

Christmas at Navan Adventure Centre
There is always so much fun to be had at Navan Adventure Centre and this Christmas will be no different. Take a stroll down to the elf village and pop into the elf houses to create amazing decorations and play games!  There is a grotto meet and greet with Santa including a gift for every child. Find out more on our website here. 


Retro Drive in Movies at Tayto Park

Drive Movies at Tayto Park

Get all the Christmas feels this year with Retro Drive In Movies at Tayto Park. Enjoy The Polar Express, Elf or Home Alone from the comfort of your own car. Hot food and snacks will be available too. Find out more on our website here.

Whenever you plan to visit this Christmas there will always be a host of activities for you to enjoy. Why not extend your stay and visit one of our many accommodation providers too. You will find a full list of them here. We look forward to welcoming you to the Boyne Valley this Christmas.

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