School Holidays Scarborough & Whitby

Christmas Fairs, Markets & Light Switch Ons

13th November 2021 – 16th January 2022

Brigantia is back, bigger and better than ever!  This year our Inspired by… gallery will once again host an incredible range of craft products from 20 talented artisans – perfect for presents!  Plus the Centre shop will have tempting items, including a delectable selection of Christmas treats and seasonal food, championing our passionate local suppliers, books and a wide range of environmentally sourced products.

Free entry – open daily.

The Moors National Park Centre, Danby, Whitby. YO21 2NB

Friday 26th November 2021 10am – 5pm

Santa will be at Cedarbarn, greeting children in the grotto and given a little treat. No need to book. £5 a child (includes a ride on the Santa Express)

Shop & cafe open.

Cedarbarn, Pickering. YO18 7JX 01751 475614

Saturday 27th to Sunday 28th November 2021

If you’re looking for a shopping experience with a twist, then head to our Christmas shopping weekend. Pick up that perfect gift for your special someone, friend or family member by browsing a range of artisan gifts or tasty treats. There will also be a range of tasting stalls for visitors to savour some of the finest craft gins, cider and whisky around, from Wensleydale Spirit Company’s premium spiced rum to Filey Bay Whisky from the Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery.

All tastings will adhere to the latest Covid-19 guidelines. Small tastings will be offered in plant starch/bio degradable sample cups.

Sutton Bank, Thirsk YO7 2EH

Scampston Christmas Fair, Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th November (10am-4pm)

Scampston’s Christmas Fair kick-starts the festive season with a special visit from Father Christmas!

Scampston will be getting into the festive spirit with a Christmas Fair in the Victorian Conservatory.

Children will also get the opportunity to meet Father Christmas and put in their requests for the big day.

With a wide range of stalls, including local crafts and traditional festive foods, you’ll be able to find some unique Christmas gifts for families and friends.

To add to the merriness, there will live music, mulled wine and mince pies to enjoy!

10.30am – 4pm – Christmas Fair in conservatory

11am – 2pm – Santa will be visiting (£3.50 per child, includes a small gift)

1pm – 3pm – Live festive music in conservatory

Scampston’s Garden Cafe will also be available for hot drinks and refreshments. And don’t forget, Scampston’s locally grown Christmas Trees will be for sale near the Ticket Office!

01944 759111
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Brand new for 2021 The Christmas Barn – ​Brimming over with so many beautiful and carefully selected gifts, decorations, lighting and homeware the Christmas barn at Sledmere is the place to be to find all you need to create that cosy festive feel to your home. There are all sorts of unique items so you can bring that special touch to your Christmas dinner table, with festive crockery, table runners, napkins to match, designer Christmas crackers along with all the accessories you need to give your Christmas tree the wow factor this year. For more gifts, homeware and garden essentials pop into the Woodyard just next door.

Christmas trees – You can’t beat the look, smell and feel of a real Christmas tree decked out in your home over the festive season! And you certainly can’t get better than a Nordmann Fir, with its bushy branches, even shape and non drop longevity it’s certainly the tree of choice!  We have the most beautiful Pot grown and cut Nordmann non drop trees available to purchase from Saturday 27th November!

Opening hours – Tuesday to Sunday – 10.00 am to 5 pm
Sledmere, Driffield. YO25 3XG

(01377) 236637
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Artisan Christmas Market – Royal Hotel

Sunday 5th December 2021 at 10.30am – 4.30pm

A festive selection of local crafts organised by Etsy North Yorkshire Crafts. Support local businesses and buy handmade this Christmas!

Royal Hotel, St Nicholas St, Scarborough, 01723 364333

Bempton Village Hall Christmas Craft Fair

27th November 2021, 10am – 3pm run by MVM Crafts Club.

Bempton Village Hall, YO15 1HS. Enquiries

Bridlington RNLI Christmas Craft Fair

27th November 2021, 11am – 4pm. Various craft stalls, raffle and tombola. Contact Paula on 07952 036986 for more information.

Lifeboat Station, The Spa, Promenade, Bridlington, YO15 3JH

Bridlington Round Table Santa Sleigh

Bridlington Roundtable Santa is back on the 26th November 2021 at 6.30pm.  He will be at King Street to turn on the BIG Bridlington light switch on.  All donations on the night will be passed on locally.  Daily December routes will be posted on The Bridlington Roundtable Facebook page.

Bridlington Winter Festival & Light Switch On

28th November 2021, from 10am. Winter Festival in Bridlington’s Old Town with a market, entertainment, Christmas lights switch on, and a lantern walk.

Christmas Pop Up Shop North Yorkshire Water Park

Saturday 20th to Sunday 21st November 2021, 10am – 4pm.

Fabulous pop up Christmas shopping event at North Yorkshire Water Park, Wykeham lakes.  All welcome, there will be crafts, festive treats, art, wooden trees, candles, cards, decorations and plants.

Long Causeway Rd, Wykeham, Lakes YO13 9QU

Crossgates Centre Jules Bazaar Craft Fair

Sunday 28th November 2021, 10am – 3pm

Craft fair with something for everyone, tea, coffee and cake. Free entry.

Crossgates Community Centre, YO12 4TL

Crown Spa Hotel Christmas Fair

Sunday 14th November 2021, 12 – 4pm

With an abundance of Christmas Treats and Yorkshires finest local businesses, get ahead with this years gifts and soak up the festive atmosphere. £1 entry on the door and all proceeds raised will go to the RNLI, Saint Catherine’s Hospice and Scarborough & Ryedale Carers Resource.

8-10 Esplanade, Scarborough, YO11 2AG

Desapline Martial Arts Christmas Bazaar

Sunday 14th November & 5th December 2021, 11am to 4pm

Come and browse our stalls, enjoy a warm drink and a tasty treat whilst shopping.

21 Barrys Lane, Scarborough.

Driffield Festival and Light Switch On

26th November 2021, 5pm to 8pm – Lights switched on at 7pm.  Christmas Market, music, fairground rides for all ages, street entertainment, Father Christmas in his sleigh at the Methodist Church car park. Many shops and cafes staying open until 8pm.

Filey Lifeboat Ladies’Guild

Saturday 13th November 2021 10am – 12pm

Stalls with cakes, books, jigsaws, games, Christmas decorations and gifts, hats, scarves and gloves, jewellery, bric a brac and a Tombola. There will also be RNLI souvenirs, Christmas cards, calendars and diaries.

Sadly no refreshments.

Evron Centre, Filey

Fishtive Tree Switch On – Filey

Saturday 4th December 2021, 5.30pm

Fishtive tree switch on event, see the amazing lobster and crab pot tree illuminated, join in the music and enjoy several photo opportunities around coble landing, We will also bring the snow.

Filey Coble Landing Slip Wall End

Ga11ery Eleven

Christmas Fair weekend 20th and 21st November 2021 10am – 4pm

 John St, Filey YO14 9DW

Gallows Close Christmas Market & Santa

Friday 10th December 2021, 4.30 to 7.30pm.

Santa will arrive approximately 5.30pm. Table top sale, refreshments, cookies, carol singing, raffle, tombola.

Gallows Close Centre, Nestled between Northstead, Newby and Barrowcliff off the cinder track.
Phone: 01723 378102

Gristhorpe & Lebberston Village Hall Christmas Fair

Sunday 5th December 2021, 12 – 3pm

Fun for all the family, with a visit from Santa, games, crafts, raffle, tombola and refreshments. Admission 50p for adults.

Gristhorpe & Lebberston Village Hall, Main St, Gristhorpe, YO14 9PL

Roots and Shoots Christmas Craft Fair

27th November 2021, 9am – 2pm

Crafts, gifts, tombola and much more.

Priory Rooms, Church Green, YO16 7JX

Scarborough Market Hall Christmas Fair

Saturday 20th November 2021, 10am-2pm.

Homemade crafts and gifts, wander around the market and enjoy the festive atmosphere. There will be a Christmas trail for the children and crafts on the mezzanine.

Scarborough Market Hall, St Helens Square, YO11 1EU

Sewerby Methodist Church Christmas Craft Fair

Saturday 6th November 2021, 11am – 4pm

Various christmas stalls, craft stalls, tombola, body shop, cakes, chocolate and much more. Come and visit us and get your Christmas stocking fillers. Refreshments also available.

Sewerby Methodist Church, Bridlington YO15 1ER

Sherburn Christmas Craft Fair

Sunday 7th November 2021 10am – 3pm

Handmade crafts, one of a kind items, Christmas gifts. Hosted by Sherburn Playing Field Association.

Sherburn Community Sports Club, Sherburn, Malton, YO17 8PL

Snainton Village Hall Christmas Craft Fair

Sunday 28th November 2021, 11am – 4pm

Homemade items, unique gifts, children’s clothing, raffle. Plus mulled punch and refreshments and much more. Proceeds go to Yorkshire Air Ambulance and Ryedale Mountain Rescue.

Snainton Village Hall, Barkers Lane YO13 9AF

The Fair in the Hall Burniston

Saturday 4th December 2021, 10am – 3pm

A makers and artisan market for local crafters, 20 stalls of amazing craft, including artwork, resin products, wooden craft, ceramics, jewellery, bags, paintings, christmas wreaths and much more.  There will also be cakes, savouries, a tombola and a raffle. Free Entry.

Burniston Village Hall, Main Street, Burniston, YO13 0JE

Victorian Themed Christmas Market

Tuesday 10th December to Sunday 15th December 2019 10am – 5pm

There’s no Bah Humbug in Scarborough this Christmas as we are going all Victorian to commemorate 200 years since the birth of Queen Victoria. Alongside the eclectic mix of individual, High Street shops and eateries, the ‘Queen of the Yorkshire Coast’ will warmly welcome a special Victorian Christmas Market

Scarborough Town Centre

Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary Christmas Fair

Saturday 13th November 2021 11am – 3pm

Home baking, tombola, Christmas gifts, decorations, refreshments etc. Free admission. Call Pam on 07727117416 for more info.

Broomfields farm, Stainsacre Ln, Whitby YO22 4NW

Xanders Christmas Shopping & Cocktails

Sunday 7th November 2021, 3.30 – 6.30pm

Come and have a look at the lovely range of genuine gemstone jewellery, vegan skincare products and handmade clothing and accessories, whilst enjoying a cocktail or maybe a G & T .

119 Falsgrave Road, Scarborough, YO12 5EG