ARMAGH City and District is set to unwrap a fairy-tale Christmas with a programme of events that will make this year’s celebrations the most magical and festive yet. ‘Experience a Christmas Fairytale in Armagh’ – the place to experience the real spirit and magic of Christmas in a unique architectural backdrop.
Watch out for your Christmas brochure dropping through your letterbox from Monday, November 12.
Armagh City & District Council has joined forces with some of the city’s key attractions and a host of private sector partners to bring a full range of events across the city including the annual Georgian Day event, Armagh Lights Up for Christmas, Santa’s Ice Capades at Navan, Sleeping Beauty at the Market Place Theatre, a free children’s Christmas trail, Mystery of the Christmas Star at Armagh Planetarium and much more.
Lord Mayor Sharon Haughey said: “Our extensive programme of festive events makes the perfect backdrop for what is set to be the most magical Christmas ever here in Armagh. Adding to this year’s programme we have a new projection light show with a twist and a free children’s trail incorporating the Festival of Trees, Gingerbread Alley and Christmas Wishes with Santa. All this combined with the incredible range of shops, bars, restaurants and evening entertainment makes a really fun Christmas for everyone”.
For more information on Christmas in Armagh or to plan YOUR fairy-tale Christmas visit www.armagh.co.uk or contact the Tourist Information Centre on 028 3752 1800.