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Lighting Up the Market

Christmas Market Winter Wonderland

Christmas Market Winter Wonderland.

Just when you thought the Galway Continental Christmas Market could not possibly look any more festive. Down came the snow!

Get your skates on for the Galway Continental Christmas Market

Festive Market is Bigger and Better in 2013 with addition of Santa Express Train and Ice-Rink

Now in its fourth year the market– the Continental Christmas Market- which is presented by the Galway City Business Association and produced by Milestone Inventive – opens on Friday November 22nd and runs non-stop for 30 days until December […]

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The Galway Continental Christmas Market Returns For The Fourth Year

Ireland’s longest running Christmas Market, the Galway Continental Christmas Market, will return to its home in Eyre Square, Galway City, from Friday 22nd November until Sunday 22nd December 2013.Now running for its fourth consecutive year, the Galway Continental Christmas Market – which is presented by the Galway City Business Association – will launch the festive […]

About Galway

Galway is a city, a county, and an experience to be savoured and remembered. The historic city of the tribes dances to a beat uniquely it’s own while the peripheral villages of Oranmore, Claregalway, Barna, Furbo and Spiddal offer a more rural experience if you want some peace and quiet while still being lclose to […]

Festivals in Galway

A vast array of festivals take place in Galway City each year – too many to mention here so be sure and click on the ‘Festivals & Events’ tab at the top of the page for a detailsed list!

Among some of the events taking place in Galway City each year is the Cúirt International […]

A Christmas evening in Galway

In addition to this, the Lantern Parade will once again take place following from the lantern making workshops –Prominent youth participation in this year’s Market will also be seen from the number of school choir performances.

Vintage amusements are located at the Market for adults and children alike to enjoy. There is the German Bier Keller […]

Our entertainment schedule

A jam packed entertainment schedule comprising of a host of different acts will be present during the Market’s duration. There is a strong charity presence in this year’s Galway Continental Christmas Market, including Santa’s Grotto which will once again be run by local charities.

A visit to Santa’s Grotto is priced at only €8 per child […]

Proudly presented by the Galway City Business Association

For the third consecutive year, the Galway Continental Christmas Market has made its highly anticipated return to the City of the Tribes.

Running for five days longer than previous years, traders from all over Ireland and Europe have once again transformed Eyre Square into a Winter Wonderland.

The 2012 Market is the most visually exciting yet with […]