Official tourism website for Cork, Ireland

Experience the festive season as A Cork Christmas Celebration, the most loved free festival organised by Cork City Council. In 2011 the festival attracted over 150,000 visitors making it Cork's most successful festival. It is expected that the festival will attract even greater numbers this year.

Running every Friday-Sunday from late November to 23rd December, A Cork Christmas Celebration sees Bishop Lucey Park being magically transformed into a beautiful illuminated park and The Grand Parade will also be transformed into a wonderful haven of Irish and International craft and food stalls, something for everyone to enjoy this Christmas!

Friday 29th November to Sunday 1st December

Friday 6th December to Sunday 8th December

Friday 13th December to Sunday 15th December

Friday 20th December to Sunday, 22nd December

Opening Hours – Park Installation & Market:

Opening hours of the Market: 12noon to 8.30 pm each day

Opening hours of the Park: 4.30 pm to 8.30 pm each day

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