With Christmas almost upon us once again, we’ve hand picked some of the best Christmas markets in Cambridgeshire. Whether it’s Santa you’re seeking, or that perfect gift for the one you love, or a day out for the family to get into the festive spirit, you’re sure to find it in one of these wonderful festive events.
Ely Cathedral Christmas Gift & food Fair
One of East Anglia’s exceptional Christmas shopping experiences, in the beautiful setting of Ely Cathedral. Over 200 boutique stalls and designers throughout the Cathedral and its grounds. Full of festive produce, gifts and treasures for everyone.
Dates: 15th – 18th November 2023
15 November – exclusive shopping experience from 6.30 – 9pm
16 – 18 November sessions from 9 – 1pm, 1pm – 4pm, late night shopping on 17 November from 6.30 – 9pm
Entry: £5 (£7 for exclusiing shopping night)
Huntingdon Christmas Market
Taking place in Market Square with something festive for everyone. From wreath-making courses, an elf workshop to keep the kids entertained – while you shop for that perfect Christmas gift from the wide range of stalls. Christmas lights switch-on at 6.30pm on Friday 24th November.
Dates: Friday 24 – Sunday 26 November 2023.
Opening times 12.00 – 5.30pm
Cambridge Christmas Market, Cambridge
The perfect start to Christmas in Cambridge, over 60 artisan stalls from which to choose the perfect decoration or gift. Accompanied by wonderful live music, and food and drink to keep your spirits high!
Date: 9th December 8am – 4pm
East of England Christmas Market, Newmarket
Presents Galore is East Anglia’s most spectacular Christmas Fair. Set in the stunning surroundings of the Rowley Mile Racecourse, Newmarket, the three-day Christmas shopping extravaganza offers the perfect start to the festive season. Delivering all of the atmosphere, sights and aromas of Christmas and featuring over 100 boutique stalls, the fair is a treasure trove of unique gifts and experiences just waiting to be found.
When: 24th November 4pm – 8pm, 25th November 10am – 5pm, 26 November 10am-4pm
Entry: Tickets £8 online or £10 on the door.
Peterborough Cathedral Christmas Market
Over 200 stalls within the beautiful Cathedral walls, the perfect start to Christmas. And the the perfect opportunity to find that special gift or decoration. With live music and entertainment.
Dates: 17th and 18th November from 1.30 – 4pm both days.
Entry: £2.20 plus booking fee online or £3 on the door.
Struggling to think of some special gifts for those special people? We’ve got you covered with our list of Christmas Gift Ideas for grandparents, aunts, uncles and any other relatives!