Christmas Markets NI - November 2018
This festive season, open up to a whole world of originality… at a magical Christmas Market.
Where better to find that special something for your special someone, where better to try out local and international flavours, and where better to soak up the seasonal atmosphere with family and friends?
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Magical Markets near you!
Here’s more information about magical Christmas markets near you this November. If you can’t make it along, don’t worry, as we have a separate list for December. Keep any eye on our social channels next week to find out when they are on. Happy shopping!
1. BELFAST CHRISTMAS CONTINENTAL MARKET
17th November - 22nd December
Belfast City Hall
This family friendly market screams festivities!
Step into Christmas with handmade and bespoke buys, international cuisine like hot Gluhwein, Belgian chocolate, Baklava crepes and Bratwurst sausage, visit Santa’s Grotto, ride the vintage carousel and a post a letter direct to the North Pole!
All set against the most magical of backdrops; Belfast’s City Hall.
2. THE GUILDHALL CRAFT & ARTISAN FOOD FAIR
23rd - 25th November
Guildhall Square, Derry~Londonderry
Celebrate the ‘love of local’ and get into the seasonal spirit.
Find the perfect gift with over 40 crafters displaying ceramics, jewellery, paintings, glassware and more, and delve into the sumptuous Food Fayre that will have your mouth watering and your appetite truly satisfied.
Now in its 24th year, this annual event should be on everyone’s list.
3. GEORGIAN DAY MARKETS & ARTISAN FOOD VILLAGE
The City Centre comes to life. Georgian Life.
Over 100 stalls will be set up, Georgian costumes will be donned and mince pies, hot chestnuts and mulled wine served. Gorgeous food, beautiful, original crafts, live music and entertainment will also be on hand.
It’ll be an event to remember!
4. CAUSEWAY SPECIALITY MARKET
The Diamond, Coleraine
Wrap up warm and wander through the wonderful atmosphere.
With 52 traders tempting you with lovingly crafted, passionately produced goods and foods of all kinds, it’s the perfect place to pick up the perfect present for someone special.
You may even pick up a gift or two for you!
5. MAGHERAFELT CHRISTMAS MARKET
24th & 25th November
Town Centre, Magherafelt
Magherafelt is bustling at this time of year!
To coincide with the big Christmas Lights Switch On, the Christmas Market will get the whole town buzzing, and help everyone enter the spirit of the most wonderful time of the year.
Bring the family, bring friends, and bring on the Christmas Cheer!
6. COOKSTOWN WINTER CRAFT & FOOD FAIR
24th & 25th November
The Burnavon, Cookstown
Christmas shopping is such a gift here.
With stall after stall of pure loveliness, like Molly and Me Candles, The Vintage Cupboard, Hugable Bears, Heavenly Cupcakes, Cloverhill Ceramics, Claire Mulvihill Paintings, Yummy Buns, and heaps more!
If you can’t find it here, you may not find it anywhere!
7. CHRISTMAS AT ST. GEORGE’S MARKET
24th November – 23rd December
St. George’s certainly doesn’t do things by halves.
And when it comes to Christmas, it goes all out! Meet Santa, listen to live music, sample the delicious and delectable dishes, find a one of a kind gift, meet and greet friends, with kids activities and more.
Don’t forget the Twilight Market coming up in December – truly magical!
8. CASTLE WARD CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR
24th & 25th November
Castle Ward, Strangford
Experience a festive setting from days gone by.
Stroll through the charming 18th Century Georgian Mansion and Stableyard as stall holders serve up an exquisite array of fine foods, arts, crafts and gifts, all ‘Crafted’ with love and sprinkled with originality.
What better way to spend a seasonal afternoon?
9. COMBER CHRISTMAS FAIR IN THE SQUARE
Santa Claus is coming to Comber!
See the big man and his real reindeer arrive amidst 60 stalls of local food, arts and crafts, hot toddies and hot mince pies. Sample the festive feast on the fabulous food court. With Lights switched on and Christmas officially open…
It’s all round to the The Square! Be there!
10. LURGAN’S TWILIGHT MARKET
Enter into the festive spirit in Lurgan.
Following Lurgan’s Christmas lights switch on the town will be full of Christmas cheer as over 60 fairy-lit stalls adorn the plaza, bursting full of gorgeous gifts and tasty treats! With handcrafted Christmas decorations and gifts, paintings, winter fashion, kid’s toys, jewellery, candles, hot chocolate, artisan coffee, fudge, cheese, oysters, and the list goes on….there’s something for everyone!
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Power NI does not take any responsibility for the quality or cancellation of events. We simply spread the word so you can go spread your wings
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