LOCALS are set to get into the festive spirit at the Blackrock Christmas market and Christmas Tree Lighting during the first weekend of December.
Blackrock Christmas market promises music and fun with plenty of goodies on offer such as artisan foods, crafts, colourful blooms, door wreaths and candles.
Free mulled wine and hot chocolate will also be served and children will be able to post their Christmas wish list by popping their letters in Santa's Post Box.
Blackrock Christmas market is taking place in The Village Garden on Saturday, December 2 from mid-day until 5pm. The Christmas Tree Lighting is set to take place on Sunday, December 3.