What better way to embrace the festive spirit than to potter around a Christmas market, eating roasted chestnuts and sipping mulled wine. With so many festive markets to choose from, here are our hand picked favourites for you to visit on your camping trip this winter.
Canterbury Christmas market
11th November - 24th December 2022 Whitefriars, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2TF
Nearby campsite: Canterbury club site
Returning for 2022 the Canterbury Christmas Market welcomes the whole family including your four-legged friend. Be sure to visit for a fantastic evening of festive shopping and warming winter drinks. Pay a visit to the Grotto to meet jolly old Santa and his friendly team of elves.
Worcester Victorian Christmas Fayre
1st - 4th December Cathedral Square, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1 2QE
Nearby campsite: Blackmore club site
The Victorian Fayre has been a firm favourite on the festive calendar since it began in 1992. The Fayre now welcomes hundreds of thousands of visitors each year but stays true to its roots with Victorian themed characters, festive treats, delicious street food and a wonderful atmosphere. With over 200 stalls filling Worcester’s historic streets selling all sorts of delightful Christmas goodies, handmade items, local produce and not forgetting the extremely tempting international street food.
Chester Christmas market
18th November - 21st December 2022 Town Hall Square, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2HJ
Nearby campsite: Delamere forest club site
Home to over 70 traditional wooden chalets the Chester Christmas market has an abundance of festive treats and gifts on offer Including local produce, crafts and unique stocking fillers.
Chatsworth House Christmas market
5th November - 23rd November 2022 Chatsworth House, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1PP
Nearby campsite: Bakewell club site
Set within the stunning grounds of one of England's most recognisable landmarks a trip to Chatsworth this Christmas will be an unforgettable family day out. With over 100 stalls offering bespoke gifts, festive decorations and tantalizing treats you are sure to be spoilt for choice.
Exeter Cathedral Christmas market
18th November - 18th December 2022 Cathedral Green, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1HS
Nearby Campsite Tavistock Club site
Exeter Christmas Market’s unique location and high quality exhibitors has cemented its status as one of the best festive events in the UK. Featuring a diverse selection of personalised gifts, unique crafts and locally-sourced food, this Christmas market attracts over 600,000 visitors each year. Take a seat at one of the Bavarian bars, in the shadow of Exeter Cathedral and sip on a warm and fragrant mulled wine.