Bakewell Christmas Market Weekend

Bakewell Christmas Market Weekend

Saturday 23th - Sunday 24th November 2019

held in the town centre on hardstanding

free admission : 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.

Santa will arrive in a carriage with Betty and Poppy, the Shetland Ponies in time for the Christmas Tree Light Switch On 4.45 in Bath Gardens. Join in the countdown and British Legion Riders will rev their engines and switch on their headlights too.

We have family entertainment during the weekend, look out for the Disney Characters with Rachels Magical Entertainment timings and details will be updated.

Throughout the weekend

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

Breakfast with Santa at the Wheatsheaf 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 Rides on Market Street

Childrens Mini Roundabout on Water Street

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

Disney Characters with Rachel's Magical Entertainment


please note: some of these may be subject to change.

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.

Car parking in and around Bakewell town centre and further car and coach parking is available at the Agricultural Business Centre, Agricultural Way, Bakewell, DE45 1AQ

Coaches park in front of the Agricultural Business Centre with additional coach parking at the rear of this building. The District Council does not operate a policy of booking coaches in. For all car parking information see Derbyshire Dales District Council website.

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.

Enquiries: bakewellchristmasmarket@btinternet.com

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