Dublin City Council Lights Up the City This Christmas

Dublin City Council has provided local communities with approximately 30 Christmas trees which will be switched on across the city from late November to 12th December in preparation for the festive season.

Speaking about the Initiative the Lord Mayor Paul Mc Auliffe said “Christmas is a special time that brings local communities together. As part of these celebrations Dublin City Council is providing Christmas Trees at locations throughout the city and I invite locals to come along and join in the festivities.”

List of Dublin City Council 2019 Christmas Tree Lighting ceremonies:

  • Date        Time        Location
  • 29th Nov    5pm     Sandymount Green, Dublin 4.
  • 29th Nov    6pm     Ballymun Plaza, Main Street, Ballymun, Dublin 11.
  • 30th Nov    4pm     Carpark in Terenure Village, Dublin 6.
  • 30th Nov    5pm     Johnny Cullen’s Hill, East Road, Dublin 1.
  • 1st Dec       3pm     Drumcondra – site opposite Fagan’s Pub, Dublin 9.
  • 1st Dec       5pm     Donnybrook Plaza (beside the Fire Station) Dublin 4.
  • 3rd Dec      4pm     Blessington Street Basin, Dublin 7.
  • 3rd Dec      4.45pm Dolphin’s Barn (in the park at Our Lady of Dolours Church at junction of South Circular Road), Dublin 8.
  • 3rd Dec      6pm     Inchicore Village at LINC (WALK) Building, Tyrconnell Road, Dublin 8.
  • 4th Dec      5pm     St. Agnes Church Grounds, Crumlin, Dublin 12.
  • 4th Dec      6pm     Cherry Orchard Avenue, Church of the Most Holy Sacrament, D.10.
  • 5th Dec      5pm     Roundabout on Faussagh Road/Quarry Road, Cabra, Dublin 7.
  • 5th Dec      7pm     The Plaza, Chapelizod Village, Dublin 20.
  • 6th Dec      6pm     Stoneybatter Green at the junction of Aughrim Street and Prussia Street by the Stoneybatter Stone, Dublin 7.
  • 6th Dec      7pm     Santry Resource Centre, Dublin 9.
  • 7th Dec     4.15pm Edenmore Shopping Centre – A Christmas Market Fair from 12noon-4 pm will precede the Lighting event.
  • 7th Dec      5.45pm  Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Mourne Rd. Dublin 12.
  • 8th Dec 2-5pm   Kilmore Recreation Centre, Cromcastle Rd, Dublin 5. Kilmore West Youth Project to host “The Heroes of Kilmore” event on the day. Kilmore Community Garden will officially launch on the day also.
  • 12th Dec    5pm     Buckingham Street, Dublin 1.


For further information, contact:

Dublin City Council Media Relations Office T. (01) 222 2170, M. 087 740 0277

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