Some of the best Christmas markets in Surrey for 2018
PUBLISHED: 10:53 13 November 2018 | UPDATED: 14:47 07 December 2018
From Santa’s Grottos, to Victorian Christmas markets and late-night shopping, we’ve covered what’s on in Surrey this season
Kingston - From Thursday 15 November
Head to Kingston’s ancient market place in the lead up to Christmas and you’ll find a cluster of traditional log cabins filled with delectable seasonal delights and bites. As dusk settles in, the market will become a buzz with live music and entertainment.
RHS Wisley - 21-25 November
Christmas shopping doesn’t get more scenic than at the Christmas Craft Fair at RHS Wisley. With both traditional and contemporary crafts available from top craft makers, visitors will be able to pick up special gifts that you won’t find on the high street.
Dorking - 24 November
Handpicked for Dorking’s second Christmas market event will take place at Crossways, Junction Road. The market will showcase a handpicked selection of local exhibitors in a friendly and welcoming environment for the perfect chance to pick up a bespoke gift.
Priory Farm - 24-25 November
Priory Farm Christmas Food Festival has become a firm fixture on the foodie calendar. Winner of this Year’s Surrey Life Food & Drink Awards Best Farm Shop, visitors to Priory Farm Shop this Christmas can look forward to award-winning pies and naturally-seasoned crisps, cider and all the jams, jellies and condiments you could ever need for your Christmas spread. The festival will also highlight some bespoke Christmas gifts.
Reigate - 1 December
The popular Reigate Christmas Fayre returns to Church Street for its seventh year. The event is organised by Reigate Business Guild and this year features a new Christmas lights display. The fayre is free to enter and visitors can look forward to a mix of food and artisan craft stalls, music and carol singing and maybe the odd donkey ride.
Weybridge Christmas Market - 1 December
A Christmas market with all the trimmings will be coming to Baker Street between 1pm and 6pm. This artisan food and craft market will bring together a range of stallholders and an array of unique food and gifts, while Santa’s grotto and sleigh should get shoppers in the Christmas spirit.
Woking - 1-2 December
For Christmas shopping with a difference head to The Lightbox Gallery in Woking for its Arts and Craft Fair. Expect an array of products from local designers, crafters, painters and producers alongside food, live music and a wonderfully festive atmosphere.
Hampton Court Palace - 7-9 December
The Festive Fair returns Hampton Court Palace this winter. The palace courtyards will be transformed into a stunning festive food lover’s wonderland with over 100 artisan food and drink producers and inspiring seasonal cookery demonstrations by top chefs.