A Guide To North East Christmas Markets

25 Nov 2022

That’s right, Christmas market season is upon us! Whether you’re a resident, holiday home owner or are enjoying a touring holiday at Maguires Country Parks, you are never too far away from magical Christmas markets Here’s our guide to the North East’s best ones!

When times are hard, like they are now, supporting businesses that are small and local is an amazing thing to do at this time of year.

Shopping at Christmas markets also offers a more unique and personal shopping experience, so you can purchase gifts that your loved ones can treasure forever.

With that in mind, let’s find out how close your Maguires Country Park is to a beautiful festive market in 2022!

Newcastle Racecourse Winter Wonderland 

Running from 17th November until 24th December, there is much fun to be had at Newcastle Racecourse this year!

From thrilling rides and attractions to tasty authentic street food, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Sip on a stein of refreshing German beer or warm up with a tasty hot chocolate if you’re feeling chilly.

Tickets can be purchased here.

Christmas Market at South Causey Inn

If you’re in and around County Durham, enjoy a slice of Christmas at the South Causey Inn.

Ditch highstreet shopping and wrap up all your festive shopping at these free entry markets on the 29th November as well as 6th, 13th and 20th December. Shop stylish homeware and handmade jewellery to personalised presents, tasty treats and more!

Durham Christmas Festival

With over 200 independent traders and seasonal entertainment for all the family, Durham Christmas Festival is the place to be from 2nd to 4th December.

Tuck into wholesome festive food and snacks, shop crafts and sing along to festive carols.

Raby Castle Christmas Market

Taking place on 3rd and 4th December, head along to Raby Castle to discover an array of delicious treats, seasonal produce and beautiful homemade products from local suppliers.

It’s the perfect place to pick up unique gifts for your family and friends. Plus, parking and entry to the market is completely free.

Newcastle Christmas Market

Grab a mulled wine and festive bratwurst before browsing the stalls of Newcastle Christmas Market to find beautiful gifts for loved ones.

Enjoy a range of local businesses and independent traders showcasing bespoke jewellery, eco friendly beauty products, clothing, homemade chutneys and preserves, Churros and amazing unique gifts.

Located near Grey’s Monument in Newcastle, enjoy the markets from 19th November until 23rd December.

Book your touring spot or purchase a holiday or residential home in the North East with Maguires Country Parks. Contact our friendly and knowledgeable team, who will be happy to help you plan your next getaway.

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