SATURDAY, DECEMBER 27
WICKLOW TOURISM’S ANNUAL CHRISTMAS WALK Brockagh Resource Centre 10 a.m. Walk off that turkey and Christmas pudding with a fully-guided 13.5km walk around Glendalough, The Spinc and Lugduff. Organised by Footfalls Walking Holidays with the support of Wicklow County Tourism, the walk begins at the Brockagh Resource Centre and is expected to last four hours. Cost: €20.
SANTA DASH Tinahely Community Centre 11.30 a.m. Shake of the indulgence of Christmas at this 4/6km walk, run, buggy-push and Santa dash. Registration takes place at 9.30 a.m. and there will be a free t-shirt for the first 100 people to register. For more details or to register, call (086) 2005652.
CHARITY SWIM The new pier, Wicklow town 12.45 p.m. TBC. Each year Wicklow Swimming Club organise a chatty swim for local organisations. Last year 55 brave souls took the plunge, with a crowd of 200 onlookers shouting on their encouragement. Some of the swimmers also don some festival clothing and costumes before diving into the chilly waters.