WATERFORD city is the place to be tomorrow (Friday) when the stores celebrate the launch of Christmas Shopping. Winterval will be in full swing as you wander the medieval streets of Waterford and chose your presents to fill under the tree this festive season.
All your favourite stores in city have come together to create festive fun with giveaways, prizes and goody bags from Johnstown to The Apple Market to The Quay including Penney’s, Strand Travel, Shaw’s, Fitzgerald Menswear, Tommy Hilfiger, The Book Centre, Guiney’s, The Hanger Boutique, The Granville Hotel, Mulligans Pharmacy, City Square Shopping Centre and Georges Court Shopping Centres and many more of your favourite cafes, restaurants and stores.
Beat 102-103fm will be live on Barronstrand Street from 4pm until 7pm and City Square Shopping Centre will have WLRFM live from 3pm until 6pm.
There will be lots of vouchers and prizes to be given away from the city’s most popular stores with 100 Goodie Bags, each including a Happy Meal from McDonalds and for another 100 random shoppers there will be a Cadburys Selection Box given out as a thank you to the people of Waterford for supporting your local businesses throughout the year.
There will be a 7.5 ft. Polar Bear Selfie Station for the first time in Ireland, face painting, balloons and a giant game of Jenga.
Even more exciting is KBC Bank sponsoring a Reindeer and Sleigh Display so parents and children (or friends!) get a chance to sit in Santa’s Sleigh and take a photo!
As part of Black Friday weekend the shops and stores across the city with have lots of amazing in-store discounts and promotions. This is a great weekend to come in and support the local businesses. The Trinity Gospel Choir will sing outside the Cathedral from 7-8pm to create a magical atmosphere in Ireland’s oldest city.
By shopping locally you are keeping jobs in Waterford, reducing your carbon footprint, helping to build your community and boost the local economy.
With Festive Decorations, Christmas lights, Music and Late Night Shopping there’s sure to be lots of fun so don’t miss this great event as Christmas Shopping is launched in Waterford city.