Nothing raises your Christmas joy quite like a fabulously festive market. All those inspirational stalls packed with gorgeous gift ideas – plus it’s Christmas tradition to have a cheeky mulled wine as you browse!
To really make the most of the holiday atmosphere, extend your visit with a trip to the theatre, a meal or even an overnight stay. That way you’ll avoid all the crowds and can truly relax and enjoy the season.
To help you get your fill of festive cheer, our elves have found the best Christmas markets near you.
Magical Christingle in Darlington
Experience a Christmas spectacular like no other at Darlington’s Christingle Markets. As well as glittering stalls selling everything from roasted chestnuts to luxury hampers, there’s a children’s fairground and singing Santa too. Magic.
Tuesday 6th - Friday 9th December
Christmas cheer in Middlesbrough
Picture the festive scene. Festive log cabins selling gifts for loved ones, festive entertainment and delicious seasonal nibbles for you. Middlesbrough’s Christmas markets are full of cheer this year – plus extra special events like the reindeer parade too.
Friday 25th November Onwards
Sumptuous food at Saltburn Farmers’ Market
Get into the spirit of Christmas while you do your festive food shopping at Saltburn’s Farmers’ Market. Rated one of the best in the UK, this popular market has a huge range of locally produced meat & game, fresh fruit & veg, artisan bread and handmade cheese. Everything you need for a sumptuous festive feast.
Saturday 10th December