School Holidays Harrogate

Christmas Shopping & Markets

Country Living Christmas Fair

Harrogate Christmas Fair, HCC, Harrogate 29 November – 2 December

  • Meet hundreds of artisan designers and makers along with regional food producers
  • A lively programme of talks, demonstrations and hands-on interactive workshops
  • Lots of festive inspiration on things to make, cakes to bake, talents to nurture and gifts to give in the Country Living Live Theatres
  • Find unique and handmade gifts for family and friends
  • Indulge in the best of British flavours with tempting treats in the Country Living Kitchen
  • Enjoy a pit-stop at the many eateries, sip on something sparkly in the Viking Champagne Bar or enjoy some premium quality tea.

Harrogate Christmas Market

Harrogate Christmas Market takes place from Thursday 15th to Sunday 18th November 2018.


Held on The Stray  Montpellier Quarter of Harrogate town centre, this four-day festive market will be filled with high quality Yorkshire and Harrogate products.

  •  200 stalls selling everything from Yorkshire cheeses and chutneys to handmade gifts and Christmas decorations.
  •  Santa’s Grotto and real reindeer!
  • Large Craft and Gift Marquee and a Food and Drink Marquee with café-style tables and chairs for visitors to relax and enjoy the Yorkshire produce on offer.
  •  Funfair Rides and musical entertainment by local buskers.


Harrogate Tribe : An Indie Christmas

On Friday 23rd November from 7pm until 10pm, Harrogate Tribe’s ‘An Indie Christmas’ will include shopping, gifts, homeware and so much more!.

We’re celebrating some of Harrogate’s favourite local brands by bring them all under one roof, especially for you. So don your Christmas jumpers and let’s have a sparking night at Everyman Cinema

Huby & Weeton Christmas Market

Wednesday 21st November, 2018
10:00am to 12:00pm

Join us for a warm welcome and a chance to do some Christmas shopping at the Huby and Weeton Christmas market. Browse amongst our stalls including gifts, accessories, jewellery, cards, preserves and cakes, then stay for a complimentary drink and a mince pie. Proceeds to St Barnabas Church, Weeton. Entry £2.50 on the door.

St Barnabas Church, Gallogate Lane, Weeton, Nr Harrogate LS21 0AU

Knaresborough Christmas Market

01.12.18 – 02.12.18

A brightly lit Christmas tree stands proudly beside the Old Market Cross. Street entertainers wander through the crowds. The shopkeepers complete the picture with their colourfully decorated windows. Welcome to Knaresborough Christmas Market.

Held annually on the first weekend in December, this historic market town steps back in time to recreate an unforgettable festive experience for everyone.

Late Night Shopping in Harrogate

Late night shopping for Christmas in Harrogate starts with the BIG Christmas Light Switch On on Thursday 20th November 2014 at 4pm.

Christmas Late Night Shopping then continues on:
Thursday 6th December until 7pm

Thursday 13th December until 7pm

Thursday 20th December until 7pm

Ripley Christmas Fair

Indoor festive fair in luxury heated marquee in historic Castle courtyard featuring 155 top companies selling everything you could want to thrill family and friends at Christmas from sensational festive decorations.

We are looking forward to playing host to the UK Grand Sales Annual, Ripley Castle Christmas Fair.
Thursday 22nd to Sunday 25th November 2018
except Sunday 9.30am-4.00pm

Weetons Christmas Shopping

It’s our Christmas Shopping Evening on Thursday 22nd November 18:00 – 20:00, with complimentary mulled wine & canapés, exclusive festive offers, giveaways and meet our suppliers.

We’ll be showcasing the very best of our Christmas hampers as well as sampling from the new Entertain range. There will be a plethora of local suppliers sampling their wares, including cheeses, chutneys, wines, spirits and sweet treats, to be perused with a warming glass of the finest mulled wine in hand.

No need to book, just come along and enjoy yourself between 18:00 – 20.00