As the famous Bing Crosby Christmas Classic “Christmas in Killarney” goes  “The holly green, the ivy green, and the prettiest picture you have ever seen, Is Christmas in Killarney” and a truer word could not have been said. The song written in the 1950 dates exceptional well, as Killarney pulls out all the stops to make the Christmas Experience in Killarney an experience to remember for both young and old. The festive period for many is described as the fastest time of the year, but if you haven’t experienced Christmas in Killarney or need a well-deserved Christmas escape – the festive atmosphere, bright lights and carnival atmosphere of the spectacular town of Killarney is definitely not to missed.

With a range of activities taking place from now until Christmas, in Killarney – our team at Destination Killarney guide to the Christmas Experience should help you decide – that it is time to see “The prettiest picture you have ever seen, Is Christmas in Killarney”.




Christmas Entertainment at the INEC

The INEC in Killarney is the place to be this Christmas, with an amazing line up of acts ppearing over the festive period. Household names such as “Hozier”,“The Corona’s” “Walking on Cars”, “Gavin James” and “Nathan Carter” all performing at the INEC this Christmas – the INEC is the place to be seen this Christmas.

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Killarney on Ice

An enjoyable experience for the whole family, Killarney on Ice – is a fantastic activity that comes to Killarney over the Christmas Period. Centrally located on the Beech Road, Killarney, Ice Skating is the perfect Christmas fun activity, providing fun and laughs for the entire family, and the experience is perfect for people of all ages. Visit




The Christmas in Killarney Magic Parade

A true Christmas experience for the entire family, the Christmas in Killarney Magic Parade takes place every Saturday at 6pm up until Christmas. An opportunity for the entire family to witness the spectacular Christmas Lights, it is a perfect opportunity for the entire family to sample the festive atmosphere in the town, and see Santa before he jets back Lapland.




Santa’s Cottage at the Old Market Lane
The great man himself Santa, will be available for meetings on the 15th, 16th, 21st, 22nd and 23rd of December from 1pm to 5.45pm at Old Market Lane in Killarney. A great opportunity to check out the Elf’s Beds, The North Orb, and a chance to leave your Christmas wish on the wishing tree, a trip to Santa’s Cottage provides a superb opportunity for the kids to meet Santa himself as he prepares for Christmas.