5 Great Reasons to Visit Mullingar this Christmas

This Christmas is Extra Special in Mullingar

5 GREAT REASONS TO VISIT MULLINGAR THIS CHRISTMAS

This Christmas you have just got to put Mullingar on your Festive Agenda…..

We’ve got a really great festive atmosphere in place, with many shopfronts making a very special Christmas effort and the streets are all lit up in a very festive manner – that not alone will delight the younger generation but allows you do your Christmas Shopping and enjoy the many Festive special events. Adding to the atmosphere will be a variety of over 20 choirs, bands and singers who will perform on the streets of Mullingar between now and Christmas – bringing a Mullingar Musical air to the Christmas spirit in the town of Mullingar.

With a huge range of cafes, bistros and restaurants as well as great pub grub – you and your family will find Mullingar a great place to shop and spend quality time – over Christmas.

There is also a bumper list of top names in Entertainment at venues in Mullingar ( including Nathan Carter and Tommy Tiernan !) over Christmas as well as fantastic Christmas Nights Outs. For a full list of Events over the Christmas VIEW HERE

We’ve had a hard job picking out just 5 of the many great reasons to visit Mullingar at Christmas – But here goes….

1. Winterfest Christmas Market

in Mullingar Town Park 6th to 9th December.  Now in it’s 5th year, Mullingar Chamber in conjunction with Westmeath County Council are delighted to announce the return of our annual Mullingar Christmas Market.

Mullingar Christmas Market has been developed to become one of the main Christmas family extravaganza events of the Midlands region. With fine foods and drink as well as craft stalls and kids atractions all weekend long.  MORE INFO HERE

2 Christmas on Ice in Mullingar

Winterfest Mullingar launched on Friday 23rd of November and will run up to January 6th 2019. Mullingar’s first ever ice skating rink and the only rink in the Midlands holds up to 200 people with skating aids for beginners and a seperate rink for smaller kids. It will be an unmissalbe festive family day out this Christmas for all the family. Enjoy a coffee and hot chocolate and waffle from local coffee shop The Galway Roast Bumblebee van and hot food from Eddie Reilly Catering right outside the rink. MORE INFO HERE

3 Mullingar Panto – JACK AND THE BEANSTALK

Christmas wouldn’t be the same without a panto and this years Mullingar Panto is Jack and the Beanstalk from the 5th to 22nd December at Mullingar Arts Centre–guaranteed great entertainment for all the family  MORE INFO HERE 

4 Christmas Seisiún (link)

5th December – Christmas Seisiún – Áras an Mhuilinn Mullingar – Bringing the best ofTrad and Christmas together.  MORE INFO HERE

 

5) Music on the streets – thoughout Christmas ( over 20 different groups already planned so you can feel and hear the festive atmosphere!)