Here at the Edgemoor Inn we’re already excited about the most wonderful time of the year approaching; Christmas time! We’ve put together a little guide of five Christmas Markets in Gloucestershire 2018.
- Victorian Christmas Market
15th – 25th November 2018
Gloucester Quays, Gloucester GL1 5SF
The famous Gloucester Quays Victorian market is back for another year. Loved by visitors who return year after year, this event is sure to be the best one yet. With plenty of festive fun to get stuck into, including characters in traditional Victorian dress, live-action blacksmith demonstrations, carousel and helter-skelter and genuine ice rink. There are plenty of market stalls and food vendors so you can find that perfect gift over a mulled wine and mince pie. For more information, check out the website here.
- Bath Christmas Market
22nd November – 9th December
Bridgwater House, 2 Terrace Walk, Bath, BA1 1LN
This award-winning market is back on this year for 18 days of fun, festive delight and cheer. Throughout the beautiful Georgian High Street, there are 180 chalets for peruse and marvel over. This year has extra focus on eco-friendly and sustainable living, including recycled plastics gifts and decorations. If you fancy a bite, get on over the hog roast and wash it down with some smooth mulled wine. For more information, check out the website here.
- Cheltenham Christmas Market
22nd November – 5th December
The Promenade, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 1PJ
With over 40 different chalet stalls selling a variety of different gifts, crafts, food and drink to enjoy, the Cheltenham Christmas Market will a highlight of the season. You’ll be sure to find the perfect gift for that special someone. There will also be Glühwein and bratwursts for a truly atmospheric experience. For more information, check the website here.
- Forest of Dean Christmas Market
1st December – 16th December
Lydney Park Estate, Lydney, Gloucestershire, GL15 6BU
For the perfect unique gift not available on the high street, Forest of Dean Christmas Market 2018 is the place for you. There are over 30 independent business and locally grown fresh-cut Christmas trees. The market takes place over the first three weekends in December, so make sure you don’t miss out. For more information, check out their website here.
30th November – 7th December
High Street Car Park, Off Church Close, Broadway, WR12 7AH
Not so much of a market per se, Broadway High Street has extended late night shopping hours for people to come along and enjoy. As well as the later shopping hours, people will be treated to Christmas festivities, street entertainers, pony sleigh rides and live music. This event is only on the two dates announced, for more information, check the website here.
If your feet hurt after all that shopping, make sure you come to the Edgemoor Inn for hearty, filling, quality tasting food. Call 01452 813576 to book a table or if you would like more information.
Alternatively, you can contact us and one of our team will call you back as soon as possible.