Bakewell Christmas Market Weekend

Bakewell Christmas Market Weekend

Saturday 24th - Sunday 25th November 2018

held in the town centre on hardstanding

free admission : wheel chair friendly : coaches welcome

~ A Quintessential English Christmas Market ~

Bakewell Christmas market weekend will host around 100 stalls and gazebos situated on Market Street, Granby Road and Riverside Crescent, many of which are from our beautiful Peak District.

We are proudly supporting British Legion Riders displaying their motorbikes on Bridge Street, Age UK Bakewell Day Centre and Weston Park Hospital will also have charity stalls on the market.

Bring your friends and family to the beautiful Peak District Town of Bakewell and enjoy a weekend of seasonal entertainment over the weekend. Our quintessential English Christmas Market will feature some traders from our famous Bakewell Monday market alongside a mouth watering selection of speciality festive foods and wines from the Peak District, arts and crafts, gifts for all the family and much more. We are sure you will be spoiled for choice.

We have family entertainment during the weekend, the British Legion Riders motorbikes will once again entertain the crowds leading up to the countdown to the Christmas Tree Light Switch on at 4.45 p.m. on Saturday 24th.

The popular Bakewell Farmers' Market will be held on the Saturday 9am-2pm in the Agricultural Business Centre with at least 70 stalls selling the finest Derbyshire can offer.


The weekend is open Saturday 9am -6pm & Sunday 9am-5pm

Saturday 24th November

Salvation Army Band - 10 - 2.00 Granby Road

Castleton Silver Band 11 - 12 Market Street/Entertainment Gazebo

Bakewell Community Choir 12 - 1 Entertainment Gazebo

Kaleidescope Choir 1 - 2 Entertainment Gazebo

Rachel performing Beauty and the Beast with Disney Mascots Market Place and Granby Road

Christmas tree light switch on 4.45pm Bath gardens with Rachel

Sunday 25th November

Fairfield Brass Band 11 - 1 Entertainment Gazebo, Market Street

Buxton Billerettes 2 - 3 Entertainment Gazebo, Centre Aisle, Market Street and Granby Road

Rachel Beauty and the Beast and Disney Mascots

Throughout the weekend

Thanks to Rotary Club visit Santa in the Bakewell Pudding Shop, Bridge Street

Breakfast with santa at theWheatsheaf Hotel, Bridge Street, (bookings only)

The Austrian Tiroler Stuberl on Water Street are hosting a barbecue serving traditional Bratwurst, Kasekrainer, Spicy Kasekrainer

Betty and Poppy Shetland Ponies Carriage Ridesn on Market Street

High Peak Donkey Rides on Water Street

Childrens Mini Roundabout on Water Street

Childrens Mini Roundabout and Mini Big Wheel on Granby Road

James McKay and His Owls will be hear as usual on Granby Road

Gazebo by Co-op pillars with DJ

Ambulance and Crew on Water Street by the Police Station

While you are here, why not consider a visit to the Bakewell's shops, delis, cafe, pubs, hotels, quaint historic courtyards, churches and Old House museum and on Saturday 24th our award winning Farmers market which runs until 2.00 p.m.

Car parking in and around Bakewell town centre and also for cars and coaches parking at Agricultural Business Centre, Agricultural Way, Bakewell, DE45 1AQ

Fancy a weekend mini break. Bakewell offers hotels, pubs, B & B's and dont forget to come back and visit Bakewell's famous Monday market, every Monday on Market Street and Granby Road with around 120 plus stalls where you will find something for everyone.