This year we have a range of traditional daytime Christmas Markets of festive foods mixed with some special once off Christmas Markets – Sun 3rd December we have our largest Art Fair of the year, The Christmas Art Fair. Sun 10th December our Christmas Vinyl Record & CD Fair returns and Sunday 18th will feature a Christmas Antique, Vintage and Craft Fair.
Each Friday/Sunday will see an Xmas Open Air Café in addition to the special events (featuring Flying Cheese Farm Shop & Grill, Bon Appetit Creperie, Harpers Coffee, Greenacres Cafe, SOS Cookies/Meltie Toasties, The Edge Clothing, Restory Crafts, Antique Loft & Vintage Gem Store, Whack Vintage Popup shop and Vito Vintage Clothing) 11am to 3pm.
We have a special Christmas Fringe Event Sunday 26th November with Santa Paws Christmas Craft Fair, featuring over 20 Craft stalls, 5 Café/Food Shops and 5 Vintage, Antique and Craft Shops all in aid of Deel Animal Rescue 11am to 3pm.
Friday 8th December will feature a special event, Christmas Transition Year Enterprise Market in partnership with Local Enterprise Office (LEO) - Limerick and WizzKids.ie 10am to 2pm with up to fifty; second level local schools showcasing the latest in Student innovation projects with prizes for the best product/project team. Also featuring festive music and many local Craft/Food vendors. There are three generous prizes Sponsored by MAST.ie /Arachas.ie for this event.
Each Saturday will see the Famous Food Market Xmas edition, featuring the best of Local Limerick seasonal Food with a Christmas twist, Saturdays in Dec 8am to 3pm. We would like to encourage customers to shop early on Saturdays to guarantee your Christmas Food Favorites including: Artisan Christmas Food Hampers, Minced Pies, Specialty Hot Drinks, Puddings, Christmas Hams & Turkeys (Order in advance), Chestnuts, Brandy Butter, Christmas Deserts/Baked Goodies, and last but not least some traditional in season fruit and vegetables ready for all to enjoy and savour!
Santa will be visiting the Milk Market on Saturday 16th December and those who wish to get a picture with him are advised to bring their phone/camera for your 2023 picture, donations can be given to Limerick Suicide Watch on the day.
Thursday 21st Dec 11am to 3pm will see a fundraiser day for Limerick Suicide Watch sponsored by Lyons of Limerick who will operate an Open-Air Courtyard with some Christmas tunes and Games Area. Friday 22nd December will feature the final outdoor café with live music of the year.
There will be a Full Christmas Famous Food Market (featuring the best of Local Limerick seasonal Food with a Christmas twist) Saturday 23rd Dec 8am to 3pm with all your festive staples.
”The Final Famous Food Market will take place on Christmas Eve, Sunday 24th Dec 8am to 2pm, which will finish out the three day run into Christmas Eve and the Christmas Series 2023.”
Said David Fitzgerald Limerick Milk Market Manager.
This year we hope to dazzle you with our ‘Christmas Canopy of Lights’ and Warm your soul with delicious Local Food/Drink and HEATED SEATs. We are delighted to offer our young market goers a chance to post your Santa letter at our custom Lumen Street Theater “Santa’s Post Box”
Wishing You and Yours Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from All of us at the #LimerickMilkMarket
Special Thanks to our Christmas Series Sponsors Limerick City & County Council, Lyons of Limerick Ford and Mast.ie for their assistance in bring you these community based family friendly and Free Entry Events.