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Castle Arch News - Discover Meath Christmas Fair

As we approach the festive season, a variety of things to do in Meath are being planned, and the Castle Arch Hotel is ever close to the action. Come the end of November each year, residents and visitors alike flock to the spectacular “Discover Meath Christmas Fair” which always promises to be the event of the season. This is an annual event in the area never ceases to enchant, entertain and delight guests.

To make the event truly shine, Meath Tourism is working together with Fairyhouse Racecourse to add a whole new element of excitement to the fair. With this arrangement the festivities take place during the racecourse’s eagerly awaited Winter Racing Festival, which runs for two days. The combination of celebration, art, culture and racing steeds is one you won’t want to miss.

Attendance is anticipated at six to seven thousand which means that there are more than enough people to make a lively celebration, but not so many as to make it uncomfortable. Thanks to the quality and friendly feel of Meath accommodation, it’s easy to join the local residents for this spectacular showcase of Christmas spirit. With an array of vibrant proceedings including crafts, design, live cookery demonstrations and festive foods, as well as spa and wellness treatments and products, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

The Discover Meath Christmas Fair will be held at Fairyhouse on the 27th and 28th of November and promises to be a regular occurrence at this new venue. With a 20 pound entrance covering the entire family, you simply can not afford not to attend. The event culminates with two days of incredible horse racing and patrons will be awed as these graceful creatures speed around the track to prove their mettle. Along for the fair will be the Christmas Choir, jugglers, stilt walkers and possibly even an appearance by the red clad gift bringer known as Santa Clause.

No matter which year you attend, Christmas in Meath is always a wondrous time of sharing and delight, and when considering the many things to do in Meath, this one is sure to provide endless laughs and wonderful memories.