Portlaoise's Main Street was mobbed for the annual Christmas Market and street light switch on this year.
Orla Kennelly was on hand to help Santa for the big Christmas lights switch-on.
Photographer Alf Harvey was on hand for the Leinster Express to capture the festive fun on camera.
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