Winterfest Mullingar 2023

Celebrate the Magic of the Christmas  and immerse yourself in the charm of Winterfest Mullingar 2023, taking place over two weekends Friday 8th, to Sunday 10th and Friday 15th to Sunday 17th of December!

Enjoy the town centre Christmas market, boasting over 40 handpicked stalls. Each one offering unique gifts, handcrafted ornaments and much more. Explore a diverse array of market stalls from handcrafted ornaments to gourmet goodies and find the perfect presents for your loved ones.

Winterfest Mullingar is listed in the top 10 Christmas Markets for 2023 with Discover Ireland.

Located at Caffrey’s Marquee on Mount Street, this event promises a delightful winter experience for all.

Plenty for all the family to enjoy with our cosy Santa’s Grotto, indoor Christmas Market and many more festive treats.

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Celebrate the Magic of the Christmas with Winterfest Mullingar

Highlights will include:

Market Magic: Enjoy the town centre Christmas market, boasting over 40 stalls. Explore a diverse array of market stalls from handcrafted ornaments to gourmet goodies and everything in between to help you find the perfect present for your loved ones. Don’t let the weather dampen your spirits as the markets will be housed in a beautifully decorated, weather-proof marquee at Caffrey’s, ensuring a comfortable and delightful experience for all.

Santa’s Grotto: At the core of Winterfest Mullingar lies Santa’s Grotto, where you’ll get to visit the main man himself. Secure your spot by pre-booking at (includes gift and a cherished family portrait) Following your visit with Santa, you can visit our Elf Station where you will collect your gift and complimentary special reindeer food to sprinkle on Christmas Eve, making Santa’s reindeer’s journey even more magical.

Culinary Delights: Indulge in a feast for the senses at our food stalls and in the many food operators already on Mount Street. Savor the warmth of hot chocolate and the comforting aroma of mulled wine, sure to chase away the winter chill with ample seating inside and outside the marquee, it’s an ideal spot to unwind and enjoy.

Festive Fun for Kids: Mount Street will be transformed into a playground of merriment, with a range of children’s amusements and activities. There will be no shortage of smiles and laughter.

Beware of the Grinch! Keep a lookout for the mischievous Grinch who will be wandering the town during the markets and who may try to steal your gifts! Be on your guard and protect your treasures.

Elf Hunt: Embark on an exciting elf hunt around town and look out for our Window elf’s, bring your completed card back to us for your FREE selection box. The Elf Hunt will add an extra touch of enchantment to your Christmas celebrations.

Christmas Tractor Run: Experience a touch of magic with the Christmas Tractor Run on Saturday 9th December from 5.30pm. Adorned in Christmas lights, tractors parade through town, spreading joy and festive spirit.

Don’t miss this opportunity to create memories with family and friends. Winterfest Mullingar is a Christmas event aimed at spreading cheer and joy during the festive season while bringing people into town to enjoy all that Mullingar has to offer. For more information, visit


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Event Details:

• Market and Grotto Dates: 8th, 9th, 10th, 15th, 16th, and 17th of December


Friday’s 1pm to 7pm, Saturday’s 11am to 6pm, Sunday’s 11am to 6pm (7hrs)

• Christmas Tractor Lights Run Saturday 9th December from 5.30pm• Market Location: Caffrey’s on Mount Street, Mullingar
• Pre-Booking for Santa’s Grotto and further information at
• For more information on the above please contact: [email protected] or phone 0449344044

All events are subject to licence.