Staying in Dublin this December? Looking for inspiration? Here’s some of the main December events in Dublin for 2015 which our hostellers love.
I BELIEVE™ Christmas Village December 2015
I BELIEVE™ will run for 28 days in the lead-up to Christmas from Thursday, 26th November until Wednesday, 23rd December in the exceptional setting of Custom House Quarter in Dublin, which includes George’s Dock, the CHQ Building and the surrounding area.
I BELIEVE™ has carefully pulled togerther a selection of the nation’s leading food, drink, craft and horticulture producers who will showcase in the festive village of exceptional quality and locally sourced products. National and international visitors can discover unforgettable flavours and aromas and find high quality, one-off gifts from individual traders or seasonal pop-up shops, including Bord Bia and Kilkenny Shop. Read more here
Christmas Bazaar 4 – 6 December
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR will be one of Dublin’s biggest indoor Christmas markets taking place in Smithfield, with over 120 stall holders, pop up cafe, artisan food and festive cheer! Find your Christmas presents, stocking fillers and handmade produce from some of the best local and boutique makers and producers while enjoying our festive atmosphere with music, mulled wine and good eats!
BLOCK T have collaborated in the past with the Dublin Flea market and have extensive experience in producing high quality Christmas markets. Market Hub are the drivers of the Smithfield Market Fair, Bow Jangles Market at Body & Soul Arena, Electric Picnic and Canal Bank Market, Portobello. Read more here
Simon House of Light 11 – 13 December
The Dublin Simon Community is inviting people of all ages to the Simon House of Light Festival from 10th – 12th of December. The three day Christmas extravaganza will take over the Powerscourt Townhouse Centre, on Dublin’s South William Street, from 5pm-10pm each evening. The festive celebration will see the front of the Centre illuminated in a magical musical and light projection show. To accompany the show, the event will also see an array of entertainment and activities every half an hour. Read more here
New Year’s Eve Festival Dublin 30 – 31 December / 1 Jan
NYF Dublin is a 3 day city wide festival celebrating the best of contemporary Irish talent in Arts, Music, Culture and Live Entertainment.Discover Dublin and enjoy a host of exciting fringe events and cultural trails happening across the city! From Oscar Wilde Nights and Disco Brunches to Craft Tasting Events and New Year’s Celebrations… there’s something for everyone to enjoy! Participate in the Procession of Light, enjoy the Spoken Word Festival and follow the NYF Music Trail! Read more here