winterval waterford

WATERFORD WINTERVAL, Ireland's Christmas Festival, takes place this year from 17th November - 23rd December 2018, so why not take a break with the whole family and stay at the Majestic Hotel, Tramore - only 10km from Waterford city?! Check out our special offers for November & December!

Drawing its inspiration from the myriad of enchanting Christmas markets throughout Europe, WATERFORD WINTERVAL brings the collective sights, sounds and festive charms to the south east along with lots of fun for all the family. The largest celebration of the festive season in Ireland, WINTERVAL offers a trail of over 25 different events and activities and events on offer free of charge!

FREE events at Winterval include a spectacular 3D sound and light show designed especially for Winterval, which will light up the Old Deanery in Cathedral Square each evening during the festival. Ticketed events include a visit to Santa's Grotto in the Medieval Museum, a ride on the horse-drawn sleigh, the Winterval Express road train and so much more!

A festive 'Winterval Market' also takes over the heart of the Medieval city where 60 beautifully decorated traditional log cabins will host an offering of the very best quality and range of goods from Ireland's food and craft producers.