Dunmanway Christmas Market

Dunmanway Christmas Market

Excitement is mounting in Dunmanway, the warm hearted centre of West Cork and Hometown of Sam Maguire, ahead of its Christmas Market this Thursday from 3 till 7 in the closed off Market Square.

The Christmas Market in Dunmanway is brought to you by Dunmanway Chamber Of Commerce and will be in Dunmanway Town Square Plaza Thursday 30th November 3 till 7. Come and enjoy a fun filled family event. Along with our jam packed Christmas Market of Crafts & Food Stalls in the Square there will be music and entertainment along with many shops open till 7 with discounts and treats to get us into the festive mood. Santa’s letterbox will be in the square and Santa will make a special visit on the day to collect all the letters. Once again we will have the Snowball race, bigger and better in which a donation from the proceeds will go to Dunmanway Day Care. This year there is a special competition open to young and old, Design a Wreath Competition. There will be entertainment, fun and music for all the family on the day.

Performing for you there will be local school choirs and much more. Popular local group “Rough Sunday” will be performing a rousing set in the square at 17.45. Local businesses will be launching their Mega €4000 Christmas Draw with €50 vouchers to be won every day just by shopping in Dunmanway and remember when you shop local, the money (and employment) stay local. There will also be a guest appearance by Sammy the Snowman. To finish off the evening there will be the Switching on of the Christmas lights accompanied by our new Sam Maguire community bells ringing in the background.

The big Snowball race is on again this Christmas at the Christmas Market Next Thursday 30th November.

SNOWBALLS on Sale in; ☆Twomey’s Jewellers ☆Dealz 4 You☆John Buckley Hardware ☆D.Oil☆Buckley Financial ☆Hummingbird Gallery ☆Connolly shoe shop ☆Boyz To Men Barber Shop & ☆Dunmanway Day Care. Join in on the fun & buy your snowball now before they are gone!!! A donation of the proceeds will going to DUNMANWAY DAY CARE.


The man himself Santa has promised to come & collect all the letters from our letterbox in the Square Dunmanway at our Christmas Craft & Food Market on Thursday 30th November. Not to be missed 3 to 7pm.

With over 40 craft and food stalls, entertainment and competitions, music, spectacle, the switching on of the Christmas lights and the pealing of the Sam Maguire Community Bells not to mention late opening by shops and special discounts the Dunmanway Xmas Market promises to kick off the Christmas Festivities in West Cork in some style.

Be there in the Square this Thursday for all of the fun of the Dunmanway Christmas Market!