WATCH: Mountmellick Christmas Fair from above

Michelle Hogan

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Michelle Hogan

WATCH: Mountmellick Christmas Fair from above

Picture: Mountmellick Christmas Fair Outdoor Event

The Mountmellick Christmas Fair has grown in popularlity in recent years and another great fair will be held for the 7th year this weekend. 

The community will brave the elements on Sunday to get out and support local crafts ans business people while taking in the festive feeling around the square. 

The Mountmellick Christmas Fair committee shared a video of last year's market showing the brilliant set up from above including the famous Christmas tree lit up. 

Video by Oliver Burke

The 2018 Mountmellick Christmas Fair takes place on Sunday, December 2 in the town square with over 50 arts, craft and food stalls.

There will be live entertainment from local choirs and children's group and a chance to meet Santa Claus. There will be face painting and adults can heatup with some delicious mulled wine while picking up some beautiful handmade Christmas gifts and baking from local hard working crafters.

There will be a raffle with great prizes on the day too and the market is not to be missed!

Christmas lights and festive events in Laois kicks off.