Christmas Markets & Winter Workshops

Posted on 22nd November in

Get set  for Christmas and find some special gift ideas at the Winter markets coming up in the Lisburn & Castlereagh area. Including arts and crafts, children’s workshops and artisan food –  you’ll find everything you need this festive season!

Christmas Farmers’ Market at the Inns

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Christmas comes to Inns Market on Saturday 16th December from 10am to 2pm. Experience the sounds, smells and tastes of Christmas and champion local produce. It’s the perfect opportunity to get your Christmas food shop underway. Christmas at Inns Market is jam packed full of festive food, hand crafted chutneys, jams and relishes and baked seasonal goods. With much more on offer this must be the perfect spot for building a Christmas hamper for yourself or the foodie in your life. Inns Market supports local farmers and small batch artisan producers.

A Winter Wonderland of Arts & Crafts

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Kids can enjoy a very ‘Wintery’ Arts & Crafts Day in Market Square on Saturday the 9th of December. This free family fun day includes activities such as snowman design, snowflakes, bauble making and more. Also there will be a candy cane hunt throughout the City Centre. Additionally, popular Christmas movie characters will be in attendance with a free showing of family favourite Elf all under a cosy marquee!

Rock Around the Christmas Tree returns for its third year on the 14th with a special Glow trail throughout the City Centre showcasing local eateries, shops and entertainment venues along the way, finishing up with a glow in the dark themed disco on the interactive light floor in Market Square.

For more Christmas ideas, check out our What’s On page for information on the lights switch on and more!