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MV Discoveries | Christmas Markets

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Christmas Markets

Author Marissa Whittle

Marissa Whittle


Wherever you are planning to be this festive season, there is a Christmas market not too far away, and with the 25th of December just around the corner, we suggest heading down to purchase all those stocking fillers. Christmas markets are also great for the whole family, often including the best of holiday food, drink and child-friendly activities.

We have rounded up our favourite UK Christmas markets.

Christmas Market


Opens 10 November – 20 December

This year sees Manchester’s biggest Christmas market yet! Located in Albert Square, expect mouth-watering international food and drink; including bratwurst and goulash, as well as handcrafted gifts.


Opens 17 November – 6 January

Not 1 but 3 Christmas markets cover the city of Edinburgh, including Santa land, face painting and Christmas crafts for the little ones, as well as a fully dedicated Scottish market with local fan-fair.


Christmas Decorations


South Bank
Opens 10 November – 30 December

The most popular UK Christmas market is set with the London skyline twinkling in the background. Dainty craft stalls stretch along the river Thames with plenty to eat and drink, including the best cheese toasties around!


Opens 20 November – 22 December

If you’re looking for great unique gifts such as jewellery, paintings, and glass wear, then this is a high-quality market Don’t be shy –  dip into some mince pies on your way out with all your goodies.

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