Santa arriving to turn on Carrick-on-Suir's Christmas lights in 2015.
Santa will arrive by boat to turn on the Christmas lights in Carrick-on-Suir this Saturday, December 2 at approx 4.30pm.
He will be brought to the lights switch on ceremony outside the Carraig Hotel on board a Carrick-on-Suir River Rescue boat.
Carrick-on-Suir Brass Band will perform at the festivities.
Carrick-on-Suir Business Association has invested in providing a lot of new fairy lights for the town this Christmas and thanked Carrick-on-Suir Municipal District for allocating grant aid to the Association for the lights.
The Association has spent €120,000 on providing the town's Christmas Lights over the last ten years.
Meanwhile, COSBA is once again urging the people and businesses of Carrick-on-Suir and its district to keep money in the local economy this Christmas by purchasing Carrick-on-Suir Shopping Vouchers as gifts for loved ones, employees and customers.
The vouchers allow recipient to make purchases in a range of Carrick retail shops and services.
A list of the local businesses participating in the Carrick Shopping Voucher Scheme is available from the Credit Union.