A Winter's Tale Christmas Show

Live Theatre & Dinner Show with a Christmas Flair

For a Christmas night out with a difference, " A Winter's Tale - Christmas Show & Dinner" is an enchanting blend of classic Christmas tunes and contemporary classics performed by the world renowned Bunratty Castle Entertainers.

Sneak Peek .... A Winter's Tale Christmas Show

A magical evening of festive music, song & feasting

Taking place in Teach na Nollaig located in the magical surrrounds of Bunratty Folk Park, the evening commences at 7.30pm with a mulled wine reception and an enchanting musical performance by our resident harpist and violinist.  

Guests are then invited to take a seat and indulge in a candlelight four-course festive feast, complete with house wines as the world famous Bunratty Castle Entertainers perform an enchanting rendition of much loved Christmas carols, contemporary Christmas classics in addition to some seasonally themed theatrical performances and moving poetic pieces.

Show concludes at 10.20pm

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Christmas Menu

To Start
Winter Wild Mushroom & Fennel Soup with Roasted Garlic Crotons

The Main Event
Buttermilk Roast Turkey Butterfly With Honey Baked Ham, Apricot & Fresh Herb Stuffing & ‘Heritage’ Cranberry Relish

Served with Bunratty’s Crushed Rosemary ‘Mash’, Roast PotatoesBrussel Sprouts with Sage & Onion Roasted Carrots with Tarragon & Sea Salt

Something Sweet

Assiette of Festive Delights
Lemon Curd & Coconut Tart, Pecan Chocolate Brownie & Vanilla Bean and Honeycomb Ice-Cream

To Finish 

Freshly Brewed Tea & Coffee with Festive Mince Pie

House Red and White Wine included in menu cost.

* Vegan /Vegetarian option available upon request 

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Savour the Festive Atmosphere

Bunratty Castle and Folk Park

Arrive early and take in the twinkling fairy lights of our famous Christmas Trail of Lights experience. Take an enchanted walk through the winter woodlands and twinkling lights of Bunratty Folk Park, stumble upon festive illuminated displays including the Abominable Snowman of Bunrattythe Giant Christmas Jumper of the Earl of Thomond, the twinkling lights of the Bunratty House and Ardcroney Church, a Traditional Nativity Scene and much more!

Take a stroll up the snow covered village street and enjoy a pre dinner tipple in the charming and cosy surrounds of Macs Pub!


Covid 19 Health & Safety

As the safety and well-being of all our customers and staff remains our number one priority, guests aged 18 years and over attending "A Winter's Tale" Christmas Show are required to present an EU Digital COVID Certificate, a HSE Vaccination Card along with photo ID or proof of recovery from Covid 19 in the past 6 months (proof of immunity) on arrival at the show. 

Children aged under 18 years attending the show do not require proof of vaccination or recovery.

The wearing of face coverings/masks is also required when circulating around the show venue and using indoor facilities.

Bunratty Castle and Folk Park is accredited with the Fáilte Ireland Covid 19 Safety Charter which means we are committed to following the guidelines, terms and conditions of the charter throughout the business with the health and safety of our customers and staff always our number one priority. Click here to view our Covid 19 Health & Safety Charter.

Arrival Procedure

A Winter's Tale Christmas Dinner and Show commences at 7.30pm.
On the date of your booking we recommend you arrive a minimum of 15 minutes in advance in order to allow adequate time to collect your tickets, scanning of Covid Vacination Cert and make your way to the show venue.

If you are part of a large group additional time may be required.

We look forward to welcoming you.