Stratford-upon-Avon Victorian Christmas Market


Published on 7 November 2023
Archived on 7 December 2023

What: Victorian Christmas Market

Where: Town Centre, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6AB

When: Thursday 7th December (12pm-8pm), Friday 8th December (10am-8pm), Saturday 9th December (10am-8pm), Sunday 10th December (10am-5pm).

Details: Victorian attire, Street food, unique Christmas gifts, entertainment, festive spirit, and so much more.

Experience Unforgettable Festive Magic at the Stratford-upon-Avon Victorian Christmas Market

The enchanting Stratford-upon-Avon Victorian Christmas Market is just around the corner, promising to transport visitors into a winter wonderland filled with festive joy. From December 7th to 10th, this beloved event will once again grace the historic streets of Stratford-upon-Avon, offering a magical experience for all.

Step into a Victorian Winter Wonderland:

Prepare to be swept back in time as you explore 300+ stalls adorned with timeless treasures and delightful gifts. The traders, dressed in authentic Victorian attire, create an atmosphere that captures the essence of yesteryears.

A Feast for the Senses:

Indulge in the tastes of the season with an array of delicious street food. From traditional roasted chestnuts and mulled wine to the delicious Baileys Hot Chocolate, your taste buds are in for a treat as you explore the market.

Entertainment Galore:

The Stratford-upon-Avon Victorian Christmas Market comes alive with the sounds of the season. Enjoy live music, enchanting choirs, and captivating dance performances on the main stage. An iconic highlight of the event is the traditional Victorian Carousel, a must for every child and inner child. Encounter stilt walkers and Victorian characters wandering the streets, creating a vibrant and engaging atmosphere for all ages.

A Market of Distinction:

Recognised as the 'Best Large Specialty Market' at the Great British Market Awards 2021, the Stratford-upon-Avon Victorian Christmas Market has truly earned its place as a must-visit event. Its impact on the local economy, vibrant entertainment, and community engagement make it an extraordinary celebration of the festive spirit.

Plan Your Visit:

Getting to the market is easy with convenient park and ride facilities, as well as accessible bus and train routes. Extend the festivities by booking a local hotel and experiencing the market after dark, when the stalls are illuminated, and the atmosphere becomes truly enchanting.


Entry to this magical event is absolutely free, welcoming families and friends to partake in the Christmas magic.

Save the Date:

Mark your calendars for 7th - 10th December 2023, and join us at the Stratford-upon-Avon Victorian Christmas Market for an unforgettable celebration of Christmas.

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Contact details

Stratford-on-Avon District Council
Elizabeth House, Church Street,
Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire,
CV37 6HX
Tel: 01789 267575

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Last updated on 07/11/2023