Wicklow Tourism Launches Christmas Campaign '09

Pictured launching Wicklow County Tourism's 2009 Christmas Campaign at Wicklow Gaol's Winter Wonderland was Chairman Tom Fortune with Santa Claus himself.

Issued 23rd November 2009

Wicklow County Tourism has launched its sparkling Christmas Campaign this month, packed to the brim with festive activities, deals and events to enjoy in Wicklow this December.

Log onto www.visitwicklow.ie/christmas to access our extensive Christmas section and find all the information you need about seasonal parties, accommodation packages, activities, markets, shopping and more!

Following on from the success of last year’s campaign, Wicklow Tourism is once again holding its festive competition, with the opportunity to win fabulous prizes, all generously donated by our members. Just click into our competition regularly to be in with the chance of winning a great prize!

Prizes include two nights B&B for two at Hillview Bed & Breakfast Farmhouse, two night weekend self-catering break at Kippure Estate, a weekend dinner voucher for two at Glencree Visitor Centre, Johnnie Fox’s gift voucher, four ball from Rathsallagh Golf Club and much more besides!

This festive season there is a whole host of seasonal activities for all the family to enjoy in Wicklow from Santa visits to Christmas parties taking place all over the county. You will find each of these listed on www.visitwicklow.ie/christmas From lights ceremonies to tours and fun days out for all ages, you will find all the information in our online section. You will also find a handy events calendar, with all the best events and activities taking place over the festive season.

And don’t forget to shop local this Christmas – on our website you will find listings of local festive markets taking place around Wicklow, including Russborough House, Tinahely Courthouse Arts Centre, Fragrances of Ireland and more.

Commenting on Wicklow County Tourism’s Christmas Campaign, Chairman Tom Fortune said, “Wicklow is offering more Christmas fun, activities, deals and days out than ever before this year. Our members offer a wide variety of services for tourists into the county including accommodation, activities, attractions and shopping, to name but a few. Be sure to come to Wicklow as part of your Christmas celebrations and soak up some of the festive atmosphere!”

Tom Fortune added, “On behalf of myself, the board of directors, the executive, staff and the members of Wicklow County Tourism I wish everyone a Happy and Peaceful Christmas and a prosperous 2010.”

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