It's time to get your skates on again in Wexford

By David tucker

Published 15/12/2015 | 00:00

Rebecca Foley and Amber Corish enjoying the Wexford People Wexford on Ice recently.
Rebecca Foley and Amber Corish enjoying the Wexford People Wexford on Ice recently.

IT'S time to get your skates on, if you haven't already, at the Wexford People Wexford on Ice on Quayfront.

This very popular event will run until January 10.

Until December 17, Wexford on Ice will be open from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. from Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturdays and from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Sundays, and from December 18 to January 10, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. from Monday to Saturday, and from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Sundays. The ice rink will close at 5 p.m. on Christmas Eve and it will be closed on Christmas Day. Santa's Train is running Friday (3 p.m. to 7.30 p.m.), Saturday and Sunday (both 10 a.m. to 7.30 p.m.) this weekend, leaving from the Bullring.

The 15-minute trip takes in the ice rink, Christmas trees on the Quay and in Redmond Square, and the Main Street festooned with Christmas lights. On Friday, December 18 at 8 p.m. a very exciting open-air Christmas performance is lined-up for the Bullring.

The Dublin Gospel Choir continues to amaze audiences all over Europe with a brilliantly adaptable repertoire of songs and they are set to dazzle Wexford audiences when they perform a free concert in the Bullring.

What's more, the iconic Brian Kennedy will join the Choir on stage for some very special Christmas performances.

Wexford Winterland are proud to support Wexford Lions Club and donations on the night can be made to their Christmas Appeal. Also on Wexford's Christmas menu this weekend is the Bullring Christmas Market (9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday) and Santa at the Heritage Park from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. For full details and ticket booking, visit or call 053 9199199.

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