santa and mrs claus at the big switch on Gorey
The Big Switch on for Gorey will take place on Saturday 25th November as we welcome Santa to Gorey Town to officially turn on our beautiful Christmas lights and the official start of our Christmas season in North Wexford!
Along with Mrs Claus, Santa will travel up Main Street in his sleigh and is very much looking forward to seeing all the boys and girls before his busy night on the 24th December!
Let’s make this an even bigger and better event, don’t miss out on what we promise will be a magical evening for all involved – stay tuned for more details closer to the event!
Please note should you require access to our seating area reserved for Wheelchair users please email [email protected] before Wednesday 22nd November.

The Big Switch on is set for

Saturday 25th November in Gorey!

Saturday 25th November is also judging day for the
Gorey Christmas Window Competition!
Gorey’s Christmas Windows continue to grow and amaze each year, allowing Gorey to showcase what a great shopping town it is! To kick off the festive spirit in Gorey, the Christmas window judging will take place on Saturday 25th November, so visitors can experience the creativity and variety available in our town before Santa arrives for The Big Switch On of Christmas Lights.
The prize this year has been kindly sponsored by Gorey KIlmuckridge Municipal District with a €500 donation to the Gorey venue of your choice for your staff Christmas party!
This competition is open to all retailers in Gorey and please tag Love Gorey when you are posting on social media!
Christmas windows Gorey (2)
Christmas windows Gorey (2)