The Snowman at The National Concert Hall
The Snowman arrives at The National Concert Hall on the 21st of December and runs until the 23rd. The classic Christmas show will be performed by the RTE National Orchestra, with parading Nutcrackers, a little Match girl, classical Christmas songs and festive dance, with a visit from Santa completing the performance. Don’t miss this opportunity for the whole family to share in the music and the magic of Christmas.
Taste of Dublin Festive Edition
Irelands premier food festival, Taste of Dublin, returns with a festive edition on the 28th of November. Catch up on the latest festive trends before the main event and learn the tricks to create a luxurious and successful festive experience through interactive masterclasses from the best in the industry. Eat, drink and be merry with colleagues, friends and family over the four day festival at The RDS.
Dublin Christmas Markets
You can't beat a Christmas market when you're trying to get into the spirit of the season. Each year there are multiple Christmas markets available for locals and tourists to scout for Christmas gifts, taste some delicious Christmas delicacies and sip on mulled wine. Christmas markets will run this year in Smithfield Square, Rathmines, Dun Laoghaire, The RDS and Temple Bar.
Home Alone In Concert
Everyones favourite Christmas film, Home Alone will be coming to Dublin live in concert for the first time this December. The festive favourite will performed live to picture by The Orchestra of Ireland, in Dublin's Convention Centre on Sunday, December 1st.
Turning on the Grafton Street Christmas lights
Did you know that during the festive season there are over 1,000,000 individual light bulbs hung across the city? Experience one of the most exciting events in Dublin’s festive calendar. On November 15th the Christmas Lights will be turned on by a special guest on Dublin’s famous Grafton Street. Enjoy free family entertainment from 4pm on the day.