Book yourself a festive treat, come visit the beautiful City of Worcester.
This year there will be almost 200 stalls across the city centre, selling local arts and crafts, delicious street food and gifts. As well as a wonderful array of stalls, there will be a fantastic programme of entertainment to celebrate the event.
Look out for Victorian characters in Gin Lane, lofty entertainers on stilts, brilliant musicians on our stages and buskers on every street corner. A Victorian Fayre wouldn’t be complete without a carousel and fun fair. Step aboard the Galloper to be whisked around to the sound of the traditional barrel organ.
You won’t go hungry with unrivalled street food selections! The Fayre has all your festive favourites and some tasty surprises too. The sights, smells and sounds of Christmas come alive at the Fayre! Go back in time and see how Christmas might have looked 150 years ago as Victorian characters fill the historic streets of Worcester.
Experience Christmas in Lincoln with boutique and high street shopping, festive light displays and trails around Lincoln city centre. Not only are there festive activities for the family in Lincoln city centre during the Christmas season but it’s the perfect place for Christmas shopping too – with high street brands lined up alongside unique, independent stores.
Journey back through time and wander through the cobbles in the cultural quarter of the city, from the famous Bailgate area, spanning around our beautiful Cathedral, running through Lincoln Castle and along the quaint cobbled streets. Lincoln’s traditional Christmas Market, with over 280 stalls, is located on the medieval square.
You will certainly find that there is something for everyone, from unusual handcrafted gifts brought in from our European neighbours, through to food and drink selections from all corners of the globe. There will be also a huge variety of entertainment suitable for the whole family.
Come and enjoy what the Lincoln Christmas Market has to offer. It’s a great way to kick off your Christmas celebrations and get into the festive spirit with loved ones, family and friends. We hope you enjoy!
The festive season is bearing upon us and Stratford-upon-Avon’s Victorian Christmas Market is promising to be a winter wonderland of fun and seasonal joy.
The famous town of Stratford Upon Avon hosts its highly acclaimed Victorian Christmas Market, with wonderful light displays, stalls selling beautiful wares and delicious food, live entertainment and period delights that all ages will enjoy. Stratford itself has so much to offer; like Shakespeare’s hometown, there is an abundance of sites to visit, from Shakespeare’s Birthplace to the Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre where the likes of Sir Ian McKellen and Dame Judi Dench have trod the boards.
The town hosts its award-winning Victorian Christmas Market where the stallholders dress in period costume, there is brilliant entertainment throughout, and even a traditional funfair complete with carousel. See the many street performers, take in the live music entertainment, and get all that Christmas shopping done early at the array of stalls.
Experience all the winter delights of Stratford upon Avon’s traditional English Christmas market and experience the fun with a Victorian carousel and barrel organ music, the sound of choirs, musical entertainers and the dance displays as well as chimney sweeps and Victorian stilt walkers.
Wrap up warm and enjoy a magical Christmas all wrapped up in Chester! Get the festive feeling this winter and spoil yourself at the Chester Christmas Markets. A handmade, historical, magical experience awaits you with traditional wooden chalets surrounding the iconic sparkling tree in the heart of the city centre while the CheSTAR points you in the direction of gold, frankincense and myrrh (or glühwein, frankfurters and mince pies!)
Pick up a delicious, hot mulled wine and discover unique, locally made produce and with handmade crafts, jewellery, accessories and stocking fillers, you’re sure to find the perfect presents in Chester. Make sure to enjoy a tasty hog roast bap and stop in the Real Ale Bar for a festive cocktail or a pint of regional cask ale before you leave!
Come with us as we visit our wonderful capital city. From Christmas markets and Christmas shopping in London, to ice-skating rinks and Christmas events, there are so many magical things to do in London at Christmas in 2021.
Visit Oxford Street, a main shopping street in Central London, has been decorated with festive lights for many Christmases since 1959. They have been a regular and popular feature of Christmas in London.
Embrace the Christmas spirit with Winter Wonderland in London’s Hyde Park. This fun family event is one of the best things to do in London at Christmas. Featuring a huge selection of festive entertainment and activities, from ice skating and circus shows to a Christmas market and live music, there’s enough fun things to do to fill a whole day.
Winter Wonderland must be pre-booked and during off-peak times is free to enter, but entry at peak times and access to some activities requires a paid-for ticket.
Come and marvel at the most mesmerising Christmas light displays you’ll find anywhere this side of the North Pole. More than a million twinkling lamps make Blackpool Illuminations the greatest free show imaginable. Six miles of spectacular seafront and town centre lights extended by two months.
Tower Festival Headland will be transformed into a breath-taking festive village. We don’t think you’ll find anywhere more enchanting with a free outdoor skating rink, simulated snowfalls, log cabins, magical forest, festive light projection shows and Santa Special tram rides in the shadow of the magnificent Blackpool Tower.
Why not pay a visit to the beautiful traditional Bavarian-style Christmas market inside the aptly-named Winter Gardens. Stroll around a wide selection of themed stalls, enjoy all the fun of the fair on the rides, meet Santa in his grotto, and get in the swing of things with some brilliant live entertainment.
Visit Santa Claus Blackpool Pleasure Beach in his picture-perfect grotto then warm up with a delicious mug of hot chocolate, make a wish under the giant glittering Christmas tree in St John’s Square; shop for last-minute gifts in our festive themed shops; then end the day drinking warmed mulled wine in a beachside bar.
If you’ve left the gift-buying until the last minute, you can have a leisurely wander around a Christmas market and pick up gifts from local traders.
So this Christmas, make every magical moment count in Blackpool. It’s the perfect place for an all-ages advent adventure.
Book yourself a festive treat, come visit the beautiful City of York. York Christmas Market is a fabulous way to start feeling festive! York’s St Nicholas Fair won Best Large Speciality Market at the Great British Market Awards in 2019.
At Christmas, York is a shopping destination with an enchanting festive backdrop. Get in the Christmas spirit as you wander the St Nicholas Christmas Fair in the centre of Parliament Street before going off the beaten track to find York’s hidden retail gems.
Soak up the medieval charm of York at Christmas. Scents of spiced mulled wine and delicious food fill the air, making a York Christmas the place to be this season. Don’t miss York’s popular festive market, its back with more Christmassy fun than ever before…
Take a leisurely stroll along St Nicholas Fair and soak up the festive atmosphere, as you discover fine Yorkshire produce from crafters and makers showcased at the Made in Yorkshire Yuletide Village. If you’re looking for more traditional Christmas gifts, don’t forget to wander amongst the many alpine chalets on Parliament Street.
Head down to Kings Square and experience all the fun of the fair. Don’t miss the opportunity to slide down a good old fashioned Helter Skelter. Sample festive food and drink at the St Sampson’s square rustic Yorkshire Barn with delicious treats including hot chestnuts and glasses of warming mulled wine.