Waterford Winterval Festival

Informations about Waterford Winterval Festival

Location in Ireland Ireland County: County Waterford (Republic of Ireland)
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Like every year, Waterford loves to celebrate Christmas with great pomp and circumstance! And this year, the town is back in the spotlight with the Waterford Winterval! This not-to-be-missed event is inspired by the great European Christmas markets, and will offer you lots of entertainment to celebrate winter and the festive season!

Take part in Waterford Winterval

100% family festivities to celebrate Christmas in Ireland!

The Waterford Winterval usually takes place from November 21st to December 23rd. The animations are numerous and scattered throughout the city! On the programme, decorations and lights that will magnify Waterford, and a programme that will combine workshops, toys, songs, music, markets, Christmas trees and local gastronomy from the Irish soil!

Elf workshop, Viking village, skating rink, horse-drawn carriage rides, funfair-style entertainment… In Waterford, you won’t know where to start: the magic of Christmas is everywhere!

The stalls of Waterford’s shopkeepers will offer you many products and handicrafts that will remind you of the magic of Christmas. These include many wooden toys, scented candles, crockery, scarves, traditional puppets and decorations for your Christmas tree!

Not forgetting the gastronomy! Numerous chalets will attract you with tempting specialities such as foie gras, cheese, sausages, prepared hot dishes, pastries, or the eternal mulled wine, chocolates and ciders to be enjoyed with friends!

The market also has a wooden merry-go-round that will undoubtedly appeal to children, as well as a Santa Claus Grotto, where you can meet Santa Claus and leave him his gift list!

Don’t miss :

  • the Hasbro Giving Tree: in Waterford, residents all bring a decoration to help decorate the town’s Christmas tree! Head over to George’s Court to add your touch!
  • the Horse Drawn Sleigh: what if you discovered the city in a horse-drawn carriage, to the rhythm of Christmas carols? It takes place on The Mall.

Practical informations

Location: (County Waterford)

GPS coordinatesGPS : 52.259885,-7.106036


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