Plymouth City Centre Christmas Market is just around the corner. Head to the Piazza and see the city centre turn into a festive paradise with 50 Christmas-themed cabins set to open from Thursday 30 November until Sunday 17 December.

Visit the market and check out a diverse range of items from the traders, including homeware accessories, handmade Christmas gifts and of course festive food and drink

Check out our tips for the top five things to do to make the most of your Plymouth Christmas Market experience.


Explore the festive stalls

Of course the number one thing to do at the Christmas market is to check out the wonderful produce on offer! Gaze over a range of unique gifts and crafts at the beautifully decorated log cabins which will stock everything from bespoke jewellery and handmade Christmas decorations to unique one-off lamps and even something for the family pet.

Discover the full list of traders at this year’s Plymouth Christmas Market.


Enjoy the festive treats

Prepare to have your taste buds tickled at this year’s Christmas Market. From sipping on spicy mulled wine to nibbling on heavenly treats, you're in for a treat!

Feast on the British classic - Yorkshire Pudding Wraps that will warm your soul, or try the Hog Roast for a hearty and delicious option. Satisfy your sweet tooth with the Donut and Waffle stand or indulge in the Sweets and Crepes stall.

For a unique twist on classic barbecue, don't miss the German Swing Grill, and if you're looking for a burger with an extra kick, the Beef Brisket Burger Jack Daniels style is for you. And, let's not forget the essential bit of fire with the Toasted Marshmallows - it's a must-try!

And what's a party without the drinks? Head over to the licensed bar for a selection of beers, wine, spirits, and warm mulled wine and cider. For a savoury fix, make sure to check out the Noodle Bar and The Greek stall, or go for some spicy Salt and Pepper Chicken! Get ready for a feast that's out of this world!


Attend live music performances

Check out the live music and entertainment at the City Centre Christmas Market. Every day this Christmas Market season there will be live entertainment seranading you while you shop at the market, with Christmas classics, carols and much more lined up to celebrate the festivities.

Check out the full schedule of live music for the Plymouth Christmas Market


Santa’s Grotto

Make dreams come true this Christmas and visit Santa Claus himself at his Grotto situated amongst the festivities.

Come prepared with your Christmas list so that Santa knows what to deliver for you on Christmas Day, and grab a selfie with Saint Nick to make the memories last forever. Santa's Grotto will be open from 3pm until 8pm from 30 November 30 until 23 December.

Further information on Santa's Grotto at Plymouth Christmas Market.


Grab a selfie under the bauble arch

Looking for a way to make your visit to the Plymouth Christmas Market unforgettable? Take a selfie at the Christmas bauble arch situated at end of the market!

This stunning and instagrammable bauble can be found on the Piazza. Don't miss out on this opportunity to welcome the festive season and create lasting memories.

For further inspiration, content and news visit our dedicated Christmas in Plymouth page or sign-up to our newsletter.

In partnership with GWR, Destination Plymouth’s lead travel partner 



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