Christmas market & festival this weekend in Longford town

See Santa Claus at Spin Longford Christmas Market

News Reporter


News Reporter


Longford Christmas Markets

Ben Kenny and Sophie Chapman

Santa Claus, will be returning to a special grotto on the Market Square this Saturday at 12 noon.

The main man will be on the Square for Saturday and Sunday and will have a small gift for everybody who comes to see him.

There is a nominal charge of just €6 per child for each visit and parents and guardians are invited to take their own photos.

The annual Christmas Market is organised by the voluntary local group, Spin Longford, It will run again this Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon to 6pm daily. It takes place on the Square and will feature many artisan producers and will be a great spot to pick up quirky gifts.

Spaces in the market are very keenly priced too at just €50 for three days and for more information or to book a spot contact Lisa on 089 492 4637.