About the Market
Set in the historic Guildhall Square, Salisbury Christmas Market is proud to be returning for its 5th consecutive year. With award-winning exhibitors and products ranging from intricate jewellery to beautifully crafted handmade furniture, succulent mince pies to luxurious chocolate liqueurs, the Salisbury Christmas Market 2016 is an event not to be missed. Come and see the heart of this beautiful medieval cathedral city transformed into a winter wonderland with our authentic German Market-style wooden chalets. There will be live music and carols, fantastic street entertainers, a unique Lantern Parade and so much more.
Thursday 24th November-Sunday 18th December
Late night shopping on Thursdays 10am-8pm
Friday and Saturday 10am-6.30pm
Over three weeks the Salisbury Christmas Market welcomes over 100 exhibitors into our 75 German-style Chalets. There will be an exciting mix of local and international delicacies, festive foods, and sweet treats to accommodate all tastes at our many catered chalets. The non-catered chalets will provide a second-to-none range of artisan gifts and beautifully crafted homewares, unique fashion items and an exceptional collection of toys and present possibilities.
Make the most of your visit to this beautiful city with a visit to the historic Cathedral and surrounding Close or explore the beautiful surroundings with a trip to Winchester, Stonehenge, or the New Forest. There’s a whole city to discover in Salisbury with ample parking and easy access to public transport, together with a wide range of shops, restaurants, cafes and plenty of places to stay both inside or near to the city.
Not only will the chalets be filling the Guildhall Square, but the Christmas Market will be hosting a number of events and attractions over the festive period. It promises to be an exhilarating three weeks with a spectacular Launch Night, the unique Lantern Procession through The Close and moonlit streets of Salisbury as well as a host of entertainment and activities from fire breathers to ice sculptors and much more throughout the duration of the market.