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Santa Experience at Croke Park
Santa Experience At Croke Park
  24/11 to 23/12
01 819 2374.
Join staff of the GAA Museum for a traditional Christmas at Croke Park. This unique family experience includes a visit to the Elf Training Camp, a meet and greet with Santa in his grotto and a sneek peek pitchside! All children who visit Santa receive a present. Access to the GAA Museum and Interactive Games Zone is included in the ticket price.     Admission: Adults €10, Children €16 www.crokepark.ie
e: santa@crokepark.ie
Croke Park, St Joseph's Ave, Dublin
Santa's FREE Magical Arrival
Santa's Free Magical Arrival
  17/11 to 17/11
00353 (0)1 878 1323
Santa is coming ! Join us at 11.00am on Saturday 17th November for FREE festivities throughout the day from 11.00am – 3.30pm. Christmas Magic Shows 12.15pm & 3.30pm Meet & Greet Frosty 1.15pm Rudolph 1.45pm The Beautiful Princess 3.00pm The Christmas Song & Dance Show 2.00pm The Rudolph & Frosty Christmas Singalong Fun 3.00pm
Times: 11.00am - 3.30pm Admission: FREE www.jervis.ie
e: info@jervis.ie
Jervis Shopping Centre Dublin
Christmas Pantomime Bus Tour
Christmas Pantomime Bus Tour
  03/12 to 24/12
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The letters are missing and Santa is sick, We have to save Christmas for jolly old St. Nick! Join our two elves on this puzzling adventure to save the Magic of Christmas. Help them to solve the clues, find the letters and prove you believe in all the good that Christmas can bring.
Times: 1pm - 6pm Admission: €15 www.hiddendublintours.com
e: bookings@hiddendublinwalks.com
O'Connell Street Dublin
Luggwoods Enchanted Forest
Luggwoods Enchanted Forest
  30/11 to 23/12
014011674
Enjoy Christmas at Luggwoods Enchanted Forest. Come and visit the amazing Luggwoods Santa’s Enchanted Forest experience, that everyone has been talking about. Our Luggwoods Santa experience really is a magical moment that will get you and your family into the real Christmas spirit. This truly is Christmas as it should be.
Times: 10am - 7.30pm Admission: Adult €14 & Children €19 www.luggwoods.ie
e: info@luggwoods.ie
The Lugg, Saggart Dublin
The Moving Crib
The Moving Crib
  27/11 to 06/01
018745465
Yet again, one of Dublin’s oldest treasures, The Moving Crib will be opening its doors this Christmas Season. This is its 62nd year captivating generations of families. Children & adults alike and best of all it’s free! Don’t miss the Bray Gospel Choir performing on the 9th December from 12 noon -4pm
Times: 11am -6pm Admission: FREE www.stmartin.ie/crib
e: crib@stmartin.ie
42 Parnell Square Dublin
Funderland
Funderland
  26/12 to 13/01
Funderlands biggest event of the year takes place at the RDS in Dublin from the 26th of December. You don’t want to miss it!
Times: 12pm until 10pm Admission: From €3 www.funderland.com
e: info@funderland.com
Rds simmonscourt Dublin
Baby Market DUBLIN
Baby Market Dublin
  10/02 to 10/02
0863224589
Early Entry Tickets available on the website www.babymarket.ie Tons of top quality nearly new baby, toddler and maternity gear at a fraction of the new price. From strollers to sterilisers and everything between, save a small fortune at our parent to parent indoor market. Fab local baby related business stalls in the mix too. For more info see www.babymarket
Times: 2 pm - 4 pm Admission: €3 per person, €5 for 2, kids www.babymarket.ie
e: roisin@babymarket.ie
St. Anthony's Hall,Clontarf Dublin
ISKate On Ice
Iskate On Ice
  26/11 to 13/01
ISkate is Ireland’s Largest outdoor ice rink offering the most authentic skating experience.
Times: 10am until 8pm Admission: Prices from €7.50 www.iskate.ie
e: info@funderland.com
Ring 4, Rds Ballsbridge Dublin
Christmas Crafts
Christmas Crafts
  08/12 to 08/12
018933801
Join us at the Rediscovery Centre for our fun hands-on Eco Christmas crafts workshop for kids, where we will be making fabulous Christmas decorations from waste materials: Santa Claus figures, tree decorations and beautiful upcycled Christmas cards. Suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years.
Times: 11-12.30pm and 2.30- Admission: €10 per child www.rediscoverycentre.ie
e: education@rediscoverycentre.ie
Rediscovery Centre, Ballymu, D09 HK58 Dublin
Santa Experience Ilac Centre
Santa Experience Ilac Centre
  29/11 to 23/12
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Join us and take a magical journey through the Elves Post Office, Santa’s Stable, the Sleigh Station, The North Pole and finally Santa’s magical cabin! On the way you will meet Elves, Polar bears, Penguins and of course Santa Claus himself. If you are really lucky you might even get to ride in his sleigh! Please arrive at your booking time only (not before). We will endeavour to commence your experience within 30mins of check-in/booking time.
Times: 10:00 - 18:00 Admission: Children €10, Adults €5 www.santaexperience.ie
e:  info@santaexperience.ie
Dunnes Stores (next to lifts), The Ilac Centre, Henry St Dublin
Free on first Wednesdays
Free On First Wednesdays
  05/12
0
ON THE FIRST Wednesday of every month, various heritage sites managed by the Office of Public Works that normally charge admission throw their doors open for free. So it won’t cost you anything to bring the family to Charles Fort in Kinsale, Co Cork; Athenry Castle in Co Galway; and Trim Castle in Co Meath and the Rock of Cashel in Co Tipperary – to name just a few. Visit website linke below for details of participating locations. (Note - not applicable at Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin Castle and Brú na Bóinne Visitor Centre). Admission: FREE www.heritageireland.ie
Various Locations
Winter Print Fair at National
Winter Print Fair At National
  30/11 to 02/12
01 660 3770
The Museum is delighted to announce a new event - the Winter Print Fair. It will be of particular interest to those wishing to support Irish art and craft. Give the gift of a print this Christmas season! Image by artist Sylvia Hemmingway.
Times: 18:00-20:00 (Fri); 1 Admission: Free admission https://www.nationalprintmuseum.ie/visit-us/event-calendar/
e: admin@nationalprintmuseum.ie
Beggars Bush Barracks, Haddington Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
<span style='text-transform:uppercase;'>EPIC</span> Santa Experience
Epic Santa Experience
  15/12 to 23/12
01 906 0861
Join us for an unforgettable Christmas experience with Santa’s Grotto at EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum! Begin your magical journey in the atmospheric vaults of The CHQ Building in Dublin’s City Centre. Your family will be welcomed by Mrs. Claus and Santa’s elves before meeting Santa in his magical grotto. Admission: Adult €15, Child €8.5 / €12.50 www.epicchq.com
e: events@epicchq.com
Custom House Quay Dublin