ON Sunday, December 8th the magnificent surroundings of Duckett’s Grove Historic House and Walled Gardens will, once again be transformed into Carlow’s very own winter wonderland when it hosts its popular Christmas Food and Craft Fair.
The centre of this once-extensive, grandiose estate will be magically transformed, showcasing the best of Carlow’s food, craft and musical entertainment. With over fifty stands from all corners of Ireland, the fair is perfect for those seeking the beauty of a hand-crafted, thoughtful gift or those wishing to browse and soak up the Christmas atmosphere.
Visitors can view a range of stands from a variety of fabulous makers featuring jewellery and knitwear, art and embroidery and Christmas cards and decorations. Don’t miss the great selection of artisan food producers showcasing a sumptuous array of cakes, puddings, pies, seasonal fruit tarts, jams, chutneys, Carlow cheese, chocolate and hampers!
Santa’s little helpers can enjoy a wealth of activities and fun as Santa Claus is coming to town, bringing a free surprise for each child – there’s also face painting, a giant Santa snow globe to capture those special family memories, and Christmas craft making!