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Slane Castle: Christmas Light Ceremony & Christmas Market

The spirit of Christmas is in the air at Slane Castle Estate. Join us for the ceremonial Christmas tree lighting ceremony on Saturday, 4th December and the festive Christmas craft fair in the Castle all weekend. Entry is free of charge for this lovely seasonal event and everyone is welcome. Put the weekend of 4th and 5th December in your diary now.

Christmas Light Ceremony at Slane Castle
+353 (0) 41 988 4477

Slane Castle,
Slane, Co. Meath,
Sat, Dec 4 2021, 10am - Sun, Dec 5 2021, 6pm

Fairy School at Slane Castle

The Fairies of WonderWorld are in search of new recruits for their wonderful day camp - Fairy School!

Tickets: and search Slane Castle.

Learn to be a fairy, graduate with wings

This magical day camp will take place at Slane Castle, Slane, Co. Meath

Join the fairies for a fun filled adventure as you learn all about the magical world of fairies, unicorns, mermaids and so much more! 

Slane Castle, Slane, Co Meath
Sat, Apr 9 2022, 10am - Sun, Apr 10 2022, 2pm

Christmas Demonstration at Lismullin Cookery School

Come and join Sandra Earl who will demonstrate a beautiful Christmas dinner. She will give you exciting new tips and ideas for your Christmas dinner this year that will make it extra special. You will also have the opportunity to taste all the dishes prepared.

Dates: Wed 1 Dec
Time: 7:30-9:30pm


+353 46 9025099

Lismullin School of Culinary & Home Arts
Lismullin Hospitality Services Centre
Navan, Co. Meath
Wed, Dec 1 2021, 7:30 - 9:30pm

Lismullin Cookery School: Friday Night Bistro Club

What could be better for a Friday night than to relax, enjoy a beautiful meal in lovely surroundings in good company? And an added attraction - a Cookery Demonstration - a chance to see a first-class chef in action, followed by a short hands-on opportunity for you to try out one of the elements under the chef’s supervision?

Sit back and enjoy a Cookery Demonstration. Ask any questions during the Demonstration. A hands-on opportunity to try out one of the elements of your meal. Enjoy the meal with a glass of wine.

Cost: €70. 

+353 46 9025099

Lismullin School of Culinary & Home Arts
Lismullin Hospitality Services Centre
Navan, Co. Meath
Fri, Dec 3 2021, 6 - 9pm

Scholars Christmas Wine Tasting

Join us on TUESDAY 7th DECEMBER at 7pm for a festive fireside wine and food event like no other!


King Street, Drogheda, Co. Louth
Tue, Dec 7 2021, 7 - 9pm

Oldbridge Christmas Fair 2021

Our ever popular Oldbridge Christmas Fair is returning for 2021. This year’s fair will take place in the beautiful Walled Garden. Soak up the festive atmosphere in the large spacious marquee, meander around the small gazebos and marvel at the quality of wares on display. Alongside the wonderful food and craft stalls, we will have seasonal music, to get you in the festive spirit. The Oldbridge Christmas Fair, Sunday 28th November, open to the public from 11am to 3.30pm, where better, to start your Christmas shopping, supporting local craft makers and food producers.

(041) 980 9950

Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre
Oldbridge House
Co. Meath
A92 CY68
Sun, Nov 28 2021, 11am - 3:30pm

A Spanish Evening of Wine and Food at the Glyde Inn

The Glyde Inn, Annagassan will host an evening of Spanish wine and food as part of Spanish week on Fri 8th October 2021. We will pair 6 Spanish wines with a Galician inspired seafood menu and a selection of Spanish products.

Annagassan is linked with Catoira in Galicia because of their shared influence of the Vikings and Seafood.

+353 (0)42 937 2350

The Glyde Inn
County Louth
Fri, Oct 8 2021, 7 - 11pm

Oldbridge Harvest Fair 2021

Oldbridge Walled Garden
Sunday 26th September 11am-4pm

Join us for a Boyne Valley Food Series event
in partnership with OPW & Oldbridge House
with Drogheda Brass Band 2pm to 4pm

Featuring lots of local food and drink producers along with a whole host of food trucks and stalls, we guarantee you a delicious afternoon!

All welcome. Free of Charge

Oldbridge Harvest Fair
041 9809950

Battle of the Boyne,


Co. Meath,

A92 CY68.
Sun, Sep 26 2021, 11am - 4pm