With the festivities fast approaching, it is time to get Christmas shopping. All around Devon, you will find fantastic Christmas markets selling gorgeous gifts and beautiful decorations – all of which are handmade and independently crafted. Take a look at some of our fantastic Christmas markets, where you can shop till you drop, eat, drink and be merry!
- Find festive events in: Exeter & The Heart of Devon, Plymouth, The English Riviera, North Devon & Exmoor, South Devon & Dartmoor.
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The Exeter Cathedral
19th November – 19th December 2015.
The Exeter Cathedral Christmas market will leave you spoilt for choice with a fantastic offering of gifts; from cosy knits to kitchen cookware. The beautiful wooden stalls line the entire length of the Exeter Cathedral green, giving you plenty to see and to really get you into the Christmas spirit. Indulge in a hot chocolate or a mulled wine in the food cabins before perusing the Christmas goodies. Find out more.
The Christmas Good Food Market & Christmas Tree Switch On
6th December 2015.
Get into the festivities at the Christmas Good Food Market & Christmas Tree Switch On at the Royal William Harbour in Plymouth. Enjoy tasty festive fayre and get your larders stocked for the big day. There will also be a magical Christmas tree switch on to really spread the festive cheer. Find out more.
Totnes Christmas Late Night
Shopping – 8th, 15th & 22nd
December 2015. The Totnes late night shopping events have over 50 stalls full of Christmas crafts and festive gifts, as well as shopping in the high street’s independent shops. There will be fun and festive events too along with delicious locally made food and drink for a jolly good time. Find out more.
Christmas at Cockington Court
5th & 6th December 2015.
Join Cocking Court for a Christmas extravaganza. With food and craft stalls stocked with Christmas delights for your stocking, Santa’s grotto & facepainting for the little ones, beautiful carols from choir groups, mince pies & mulled wine and even a Christmas quiz, there is plenty to see and do. Don’t forget to catch the lantern parade and make sure to look in the craft studios and galleries for some truly unique gifts.
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Fore Street Christmas Fair,
29th November 2015.
The Fore Street Christmas Fair will feature a delightful Victorian Christmas craft market with a great variety of festive food and drink. See the lighting of the Fore Street Christmas lights, visit Santa in his grotto and enjoy live entertainment including Christmas music and wonderful carols.
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Christmas Craft and Food Fair
at Buckland Abbey
14th & 15th November 2015
Enjoy some of the South West’s best food, drink and crafts at Buckland Abbey Christmas Craft and Food Fair. The two day event is set to get everyone in the festive spirit, with mulled wine and mince pies a plenty. The Lipson college big band will perform all the best Christmas classics while you can find special and unique gifts for your nearest and dearest at over 40 festive market stalls.
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