Uncover the Magic of Christmas in Derry and Strabane.
It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas.... Join us for some festive fun with the Christmas Lights Switch Ons, Walled City Markets at Christmas and the Mayor's Magical Christmas Experience.
🎄 Christmas Lights Switch On
Santa will be the guest of honour on a magical procession through the streets of Derry and Strabane, switching on the Christmas lights as he passes by. The processions will feature a number of festive characters and beautiful bespoke Christmas themed mobile installations.
You can catch a glimpse of Santa and his friends in:
Saturday 20th November 2021 | 5pm
Sunday 21st November 2021 | 6pm
🎄 Walled City Markets at Christmas
Check off your Christmas list with a trip to the Walled City Markets this December. Nestled in the Guildhall Square, the markets will take place on the first two weekends of December offering unique handmade crafts, mouth-watering local artisan food and scrumptious, tasty treats. Support your local traders this Christmas and Shop local!
⭐️ Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th December
⭐️ Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th December
🎄 Mayor's Magical Christmas Experience
The countdown is ON and it’s time to get ready for the best time of the year!! CHRISTMAS!!
The North Pole gang have received a special invitation from The Mayor to come and visit the children of Derry and Strabane and to make sure they are prepared for a Christmas like NO other! So… fasten your jingle bells and get ready to deck those halls!
Circus Games | Santa Meet & Greet | Storytelling | Puppet Show
Free | Booking is Essential
⭐️ Strabane: Alley Theatre Saturday 4th December, 12pm – 5pm | Free
⭐️ Derry: The Guildhall
🎄 Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th December 12pm – 5pm | Booking Essential
🎄 Sensory Evening | Friday 17th December 5pm - 8pm | Booking Essential
🎄 Sensory Evening ➡️ https://mayorsmagicalchristmasderry2.eventbrite.co.uk
🎄 Sat 18th & Sunday 19th Dec ➡️ https://mayorsmagicalchristmasderry.eventbrite.co.uk
Suitable for Age 4+